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Giorgio Piscopo
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Giorgio Piscopo

1978 Inductee

1937

Founder of the Italian-American Soccer League of New York

1954 - 1961

President of the Italian-American Soccer League of New York

A founder of the Italian-American Soccer League of New York in 1937 and later a founder of the Brooklyn Italians team. Piscopo, who was born in New York but grew up in Italy before moving back to the United States in 1928 at the age of 16, was president of the Italian-American Soccer League of New York from 1954 to 1961. A player for the Waverly and Giuliana clubs. Inducted in 1978.

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