Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo turns 31 and Barcelona’s Neymar turns 24 as the footballing superstars share the same birthday.
As well as those two, there is also Carlos Tevez, 32, Adnan Januzaj, 21, Patrick Roberts, 19, Jordan Rhodes, 26, Vedran Corluka, 30, Gheorghe Hagi, 51, and Rodrigo Palacio, 34, who happen to have been born on this day.
Real Madrid’s Ronaldo turns 31 on Friday and celebrated by training with his son, Cristiano Jnr
Real Madrid took to Twitter to wish their superstar a happy birthday on Friday as Ronaldo turns 31
Michael Sheen, the actor who played legendary manager Brian Clough in 2009 film The Damned United, also celebrates turning 47. David Sullivan, the West Ham co-owner, also turns 67 on Friday.
Ronaldo took to Instagram on Friday to show how he was spending his birthday by training with his son, Cristiano Jnr.
Real Madrid also took to Twitter to wish their superstar a happy birthday, while Manchester United posted a flashback to his first goal for the club as a teenager.
Ronaldo will face Granada in La Liga on Sunday as the Spanish giants look to keep up with first-placed Barcelona and second-placed Atletico Madrid, who play before their rivals this weekend.
Not to be outdone by their rivals, Barca also wished Neymar well on his 24th birthday on Twitter.
Barcelona’s Neymar turns 24 on Friday and his club posted this image on Twitter to celebrate