In 1921, the first-ever US tour by a professional international side included games in Bethlehem and Philadelphia.
Philadelphia Soccer History
After a series of replays over second round opponents, Bethlehem Steel and Philadelphia Hibernian met in the third round of the US Open Cup on January 15, 1916.
Steve Holroyd’s history of the Philadelphia Fury concludes.
Steve Holroyd’s look at the history of the Philadelphia Fury continues.
Part one of Steve Holroyd’s look a the history of the Philadelphia Fury.
Philadelphia was central to the formation of the first two pro soccer leagues in the US, the National League baseball-backed American League of Professional Football, and the American Association of Professional Football, which played its first games before, and outlived, the ALPF.