1950 US Soccer Team World Cup
U Soccer Player Joe Gaetjens is carried by fans in Brazil after beating England in a 1950 FIFA World Cup match.
June 29, 1950: In what many regard as the greatest upset in World Cup history, the US team beat England. Five of the players were from St. Louis and four of those were from the Hill. A movie was made about the event. Much of The Game of Their Lives was filmed on the Hill.