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07/02/1978 Former Belgium and Bayern Munich defender Daniel Van Buyten is born

Daniel Van Buyten is a Belgian former footballer who played as a center back. Van Buyten's career took off when he converted to a center back, playing for a series of top-flight clubs, including Marseille, Manchester City, Hamburger SV and Bayern Munich. He became the first-ever Belgian winner of the UEFA Champions League when Bayern Munich claimed the European crown in 2013.


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