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Happy Halloween from U.S. Soccer!
Are you or your child dressing up as a USMNT or USWNT player this year for Halloween? Maybe going as a favorite MNT star, or a referee, or a World Cup winning WNT player or maybe even the Trophy! We’d love to see what our favorite fans as dressing up as this year, so tag your tweets and Instagram pictures with the hashtag #HalloweenUSWNT or #HalloweenUSMNT. We will display them below…
Have a wonderful, and safe, Halloween, from all of us at U.S. Soccer!

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Remembering the Legacy of Walter Bahr

Walter Bahr was an American soccer icon, a renaissance man and one of the most beloved figures in the history of the sport in the United States. He excelled at the game at several levels, most notably as a member of the history-making U.S. Men’s National Team that upset England 1-0 at the 1950 FIFA World Cup. 

He also was a successful coach at Penn State University and became an ambassador of the game, heading the U.S. delegation for many international matches and competitions. He also was the patriarch of an athletically talented family that included three sons who played professional soccer and a daughter who was an all-American gymnast.

Bahr, who was the last surviving member of the 1950 U.S. team that stunned England and the rest of the world, passed away on June 18, 2018. Few, if any other players, enjoyed the influence Bahr had over his many decades being associated with the beautiful game.

ussoccer.com spoke with several colleagues, former players, opponents and people that Bahr inspired over the years about Walter Bahr, the man, and his influence in American soccer over seven decades.

He inspired countless players, coaches, fans, media and people through several generations. His impact went further than just another participant in the beautiful game.

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MNT Jun 19, 2018
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