THIS DAY IN SOCCER HISTORY FEBRUARY 7

Posted by Charles Cuttone 07/02/2018 0 Comment(s)

THIS DAY IN SOCCER HISTORY 
 
February 7,

1932-Bert Patenaude scores three goals as the New York Giants defeat the Newark Americans 6-1 in the Eastern semifinal of the National Challenge Cup  at the Polo Grounds.

Reserve your copy of the 2018 North American Soccer Guide now!Schedules, stats, roster and more. Everything you need to enjoy the new season.


1969-The Atlanta Chiefs name Vic Crowe General Manager and coach, replacing Phil Woosnam who was named executive director of the North American Soccer League.

1974-Willhelm Tellinger scores four goals to lead Moscow Red Army to an 8-4 win over an NASL All-Star team at Maple Leaf Gardens.

1986-The U.S. National Team plays to a 1-1 draw with Uruguay in Miami.

1986- The St. Louis Steamers' Nebo Bandovic scores six goals in an 8-3 win over the Baltimore Blast.

1991-David Banks scores three goals to lead the way as the San Diego Sockers beat the Dallas Sidekicks 10-8.

1998-Detroit Rockers player-coach Pato Margetic has three assists in a 19-8 loss at Milwaukee to become only the seventh player in NPSL history to score 900 career points.

2003-Peter Pappas has a shutout for 47 minutes and Kevin Sloan scores his 1000th career point as the Philadelphia Kixx clinch  a playoff berth with a 22-2 triumph over the Dallas Sidekicks.

2007-  Jimmy Conrad scores in the 52nd minute and Landon Donovan scores in stoppage time as the U.S. beats Mexico 2-0 before 62,462 fans at University of Phoenix Stadium.

2007- The Utah House of Representatives  approves spending $35 million of public money on a new stadium development for Real Salt Lake.

2008- Former MetroStars president and general manager Nick Sakiewicz   joins the owner-investor group that is trying to bring an MLS expansion team to Philadelphia.

2010- Sunil Gulati is unanimously reelected to a second four-year term as president of U.S. Soccer.

2014- The LA Galaxy signs  Head Coach and General Manager Bruce Arena to a multiyear contract extension.

 

Latest News
THIS DAY IN SOCCER HISTORY FEBRUARY 8

THIS DAY IN SOCCER HISTORY FEBRUARY 8

Charles Cuttone 08/02/2018 0
THIS DAY IN SOCCER HISTORY FEBRUARY 8   February 8,  1968-The North American Soccer Leagues' San Die...
Read More
THIS DAY IN SOCCER HISTORY FEBRUARY 7

THIS DAY IN SOCCER HISTORY FEBRUARY 7

Charles Cuttone 07/02/2018 0
THIS DAY IN SOCCER HISTORY    February 7, 1932-Bert Patenaude scores three goals as the New York Gia...
Read More
THIS DAY IN SOCCER HISTORY FEBRUARY 6

THIS DAY IN SOCCER HISTORY FEBRUARY 6

Charles Cuttone 06/02/2018 0
THIS DAY IN SOCCER HISTORY   February 6,  1974-Boston's expansion team in the North American Soccer ...
Read More
THIS DAY IN SOCCER HISTORY FEBRUARY 5

THIS DAY IN SOCCER HISTORY FEBRUARY 5

Charles Cuttone 05/02/2018 0
THIS DAY IN SOCCER HISTORY    February 5, 1922-Jack McGuire scores two goals as Todd Shipyards defea...
Read More
THIS DAY IN SOCCER HISTORY FEBRUARY 4

THIS DAY IN SOCCER HISTORY FEBRUARY 4

Charles Cuttone 04/02/2018 0
THIS DAY IN SOCCER HISTORYFebruary 4,  1928-The Brooklyn Wanderers advance to the semifinals of the ...
Read More