Thursday, February 12, 2009

1928, Amsterdam: Erich Rademacher in action

Erich Rademacher, the legendary German goalie in action during the final game against Hungary in Amsterdam 1928 Olympic Games. The result of the game was 5—2 in favour of the German team, after twice 3 minutes of extra time. Germany: E. Rademacher, O. Cordes, E. Benecke, F. Gunst, J. Rademacher, K. Bahre, M. Amann. Hungary: S. Barta, A. Ivady, A. Keseru, M. Homonnai, F. Keseru, J . Vrabely, O. Haltmayer. Referee: M. Blitz (Belgium).
Source: 1. Tobacco card (Cigarettenfabrik JOSETTO G.m.m.H, Berlin SO 16, 2. Official Report Amsterdam 1928 Olympic Games.