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Lot # 3: Billy Gonsalves USA National Team FIFA World Cup 1930 Third Place Bronze Medal issued by FIFA (Babe Ruth of American Soccer)

Category: Medals – Coins

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Item was in Auction "Futbol, The Passion",
which ran from 11/23/2018 12:00 PM to
12/8/2018 12:15 PM



Billy Gonsalves USA National Team FIFA World Cup 1930 Third Place Bronze Medal issued by FIFA. Unique museum piece.

Medalla FIFA de bronce otorgada exclusivamente a Billy Gonsalves por el tercer puesto de la Selección Nacional de Estados en el Primer Campeonato Mundial celebrado en Uruguay en 1930. Pieza única de museo.

Adelino William "Billy" Gonsalves (August 10, 1908 – July 17, 1977) was an American soccer player, sometimes described as the "Babe Ruth of American Soccer". He spent over 25 years playing in various American professional leagues and was a member of the U.S. squad at the FIFA World Cup in 1930 and 1934. He is a member of the National Soccer Hall of Fame.

Medal details: Bronze material.

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