“hakoah” Footballers Unvanquished by British
Menu JTA Search

“hakoah” Footballers Unvanquished by British

Fifty thousand spectators, including almost the entire diplomatic corps and the whole of the English colony, witnessed the football match between a elected team of the “West Ham United”, one of England’s leading football teams, who played here against the Jewish team of the Hakoah Sport Club. The game ended in a draw, each of the teams making a goal.

The match attracted city wide attention because it is the first time in ten years that English footballers came to Vienna.