By Matthew Algeo

During international struggle II, the nationwide soccer League confronted a problem incredible this present day: a scarcity of gamers. via 1943, such a lot of gamers have been within the militia that the league was once pressured to fold one group (the Cleveland Rams) and merge others: the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Philadelphia Eagles. therefore have been the “Steagles” born. The Steagles integrated army draft rejects, a megastar lured out of retirement, or even a number of active-duty servicemen who obtained depart for the video games. but, someway, this motley workforce published a successful record-the first in Eagles’ historical past and the second one in Steelers’ heritage. A publication approximately soccer, approximately existence throughout the warfare, Last group Standing is, exceptionally, approximately these of the best new release who, opposed to all odds, contributed to America’s struggle attempt within the unlikeliest ways.

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