He won seven gold medals at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich, West Germany, an achievement surpassed only by Michael Phelps, who won eight golds at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing.
Uefa rules state: "One player from the above quota of three [of new additions before knockout rounds] who has been fielded in a UEFA club competition group stage match for another club in the current season may exceptionally be registered, provided that the player has not been fielded: a. for another club that is currently in the same competition." The sole first-team squad member of note missing is Santi Cazorla, who was also omitted from the club's Premier League squad as he continues his rehabilitation from injury.
Mark Andrew Spitz (born February 10, 1950) is an American former competitive swimmer, nine-time Olympic champion, and former world record-holder in 7 events.
Manchester City have made an improved offer for Sanchez in the region of £60m and are hopeful of pulling off a deal before tonight’s 11pm deadline.
However, the Gunners are reluctant to sell unless they can bring a player of similar stature to the club and have spent the day scouring Europe for a replacement.
Arsenal made tentative enquiries about Paris Saint-Germain’s Julian Draxler and – somewhat surprisingly – Everton’s Ross Barkley, but manager Arsene Wenger’s first-choice option has always been Lemar.
Wenger told Standard Sport last week that a deal to sign Lemar was “dead” because Monaco has already sold several of the squad which won Ligue 1 last season.
He was nicknamed "Mark the Shark" by his teammates.
At the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich (West Germany), Spitz was back to maintain his bid for the six gold medals.
Disappointed in his 1968 Olympic performance, Spitz decided in January 1969 to attend Indiana University While at Indiana, Spitz won eight individual NCAA titles. Sullivan Award as the top amateur athlete in the United States.