1866 college soccer season

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The 1866 college soccer season is the first record year of association football-like games being held that involved universities in the United States. There were three known games this year that involved American colleges. This included Wisconsin's Carroll College, who played two exhibitions against the Waukesha Town Team in Waukesha, Wisconsin, the Waukesha team and Carroll College exchanged a win and loss.[1] Additionally, Connecticut's Trinity College had an inter-university scrimmage between its class of 1869 and its class of 1870. The match ended in a draw.[2]


1866 college soccer records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Carroll         1 1 0
Trinity (CT)         0 0 1

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  1. ^ "Carroll College v Waukesha Town Club". Soccerstats.us. Archive.org. Archived from the original on October 27, 2012. Retrieved December 22, 2016. 
  2. ^ "Trinity Colleg 1869 v Trinity College 1870". Soccerstatus.us. Archive.org. Archived from the original on March 4, 2016. Retrieved December 22, 2016.