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More Than a Game Part IV: Steve ‘Rammelade’ Rammel’s journey from UGH to MLS

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This is the final part of a four-part series about the night the USMNT played the United German Hungarians in Oakford, Pa. in a tune-up for the 1990 World Cup. Read Part I, Part II and Part III. Quick American soccer trivia. Who scored the first hat trick in MLS history? The answer—Steve Rammel, nicknamed “Rammelade” by his classmates…

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Greg Oldfield is a teacher, coach, and writer from the Philadelphia area. His fiction and nonfiction have been published in Barrelhouse, Maudlin House, Carve, and the Under Review, among others. He also writes for the Florida Cup and Florida Citrus Sports. In 2023, he received an award for Best Column from the United Soccer Coaches for his story "A Philadelphia Soccer Hollywood Story." His work can also be found at www.gregoldfield.com.

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