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Lucien Laurent, first scorer of the World Cup

The French player Lucien Laurent is the author of the very first goal in the history of the World Cup football. It was against Mexico in the...
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The leather Weekender by John Woodbridge

The John Woodbridge Makers Travel Weekend Leather Weekend Bag is the largest in the collection. Versatile, it is used daily as a gym bag or...
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When cleats football boots were invented

Founder of the sports brand Hummel, Albert Messmer created and launched in Hamburg in 1923 the first pair of cleated shoes after attending a...
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The Miracle on Grass, the other chock of the 1950 World Cup

The United States win over England at the 1950 World Cup in Brazil is one of the biggest surprises in the history of the competition, a match...
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Glory of Russian football: the 1956 Olympics Games

Before becoming European Champion in 1960, the Soviet Union selection won the gold medal at the 1956 Olympic Games in Australia. The first...
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