FC Eintracht Altona

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Fußball-Club Eintracht Altona was an early German football club from Altona, a then independent city.

The short-lived team played a handful of seasons in the Hamburger-Altoner Fussballbund beginning in 1897 until disappearing from the German football scene after withdrawing from play part way through 1902. In its short existence FCE never enjoyed a winning season (13 wins, 1 draw and 35 losses alltime). The club is notable only as a founding member of the German Football Association (Deutscher Fussball Bund or German Football Association) at Leipzig in 1901.

References[edit]

  • Grüne, Hardy (1996). Vom Kronprinzen bis zur Bundesliga. Kassel: AGON Sportverlag ISBN 3-928562-85-1.