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Emil Schillinger
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Emil Schillinger

1960 Inductee

1941

ASL Lewis Cup Winner

1935, 1942, 1944, 1947, 1948, 1953

ASL Championship Title Winner

1936

U.S. Open Cup Winner

A founder, manager and president of the Philadelphia Americans team of the American Soccer League. Schillinger, who took over as manager in 1938, when the team was still called the German-Americans, led the team to American Soccer League titles in 1942, 1944, 1947, 1948 and 1953. He had been business manager of the team when it won the ASL title in 1935 and the U.S. Open Cup in 1936. Schillinger was president of the ASL from 1942 to 1945. Inducted in 1960.

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