Football at the 1908 Summer Olympics


Football at the 1908 Summer Olympics

At the 1908 Summer Olympics in London, England, an official football tournament was contested for the first time. Eight teams entered (including two from France), although Hungary and Bohemia withdrew before the start. The Football Association, who were the organisers of the event, entered the England national amateur team who represented the 'Great Britain'. Denmark's Sophus "Krølben" Nielsen set a record by scoring 10 goals in a 17-1 win against France.

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