San Pedro Yugoslavs

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San Pedro Yugoslavs
Full nameSan Pedro Yugoslavs
Founded1950s
LeagueGLASL

The San Pedro Yugoslavs was a soccer team based in San Pedro, Los Angeles that played in Greater Los Angeles Soccer League.

History[edit]

The club, which represented the community Yugoslav of San Pedro , the district of Los Angeles , had joined the Greater Los Angeles Soccer League.

Active since the 1950s ,the club reached the National Challenge Cup on four occasions. The first final reached was in 1971 and was lost against the New York Hota . The following year San Pedro reached the final again, losing it against the Elizabeth SC.[1]

They returned to the National Challenge Cup in 1984 , losing it against the New York AO Krete . They played their last final in 1986, losing against the St. Louis Kutis.[1] In 1987 they could have participated in the 1987 CONCACAF Champions' Cup but the club gave up participating and thus lost both qualifying matches against the Mexicans of the America.

Year-by-year[edit]

Year Division League Regular Season Playoffs Open Cup
1971 GLASL Runner-up
1972 GLASL Runner-up
1984 GLASL Runner-up
1986 GLASL Runner-up

Honors[edit]

  • National Challenge Cup Runner-up: 1971, 1972, 1984, 1986

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "History of Soccer in Greater Los Angeles". Homepages.sover.net. Retrieved January 5, 2018.