Brookhattan

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Brookhattan
Full name Brookhattan
Founded 1938

New York Brookhattan was an American soccer club based in New York, New York that was a member of the professional American Soccer League. The club joined the ASL for its final season.

In 1942 they won the Lewis Cup.[1]

In 1945 they won the ASL, National Challenge Cup and Lewis Cup.[2]

Before the 1938/39 season the club dropped "New York" from their name becoming simply Brookhattan. In 1947, Joe Gaetjens, future National Soccer Hall of Fame member, joined Brookhattan.[3] In 1948, coffee importer Eugene Diaz, previous owner of New York Galicia, bought the team.[4]

In 1945 they won the ASL, National Challenge Cup and Lewis Cup.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Brookhattan". SoccerStats.us. Retrieved 26 December 2012. 
  2. ^ Dave Litterer (31 March 2005). "The American Soccer League". The Year in American Soccer - 1945. Retrieved 6 June 2011. 
  3. ^ Chasing Gaetjens
  4. ^ The Year in American Soccer History - 1948
  5. ^ Dave Litterer (31 March 2005). "The American Soccer League". The Year in American Soccer - 1945. Retrieved 6 June 2011.