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THIS 1921 ROOSTER CELEBRATES THE FIRST VICTORY OF THE FRENCH TEAM AGAINST THE ENGLISH AMATEUR SOCCER TEAM
In front of 30 000 spectators at the Pershing Stadium in Paris, France was victorious 2-1. The qualifier "amateur" of the English selection does not lessen the French performance, as there is still a strong amateur school in England. In addition, there is a heavy history between the French team and the English amateurs who lead 60 goals to 2 before this game considering all seven games played so far! The daily L'Auto wrote "Now that it has defeated its British master, no hope is now forbidden for French soccer.
Other titles congratulated themselves on this success on the centenary of Napoleon's death! After this game, the English would no longer take the risk of sending "amateur" teams to defend their colors!