Hermann Neumann 1997 Hall Of Fame
Hermann Neumann

Hermann Neumann

1902 - 1974

A.C. Germania

Born December 15, 1902 in Berlin, Prussia (Germany). As a boy Hermann grew up playing soccer in Germany. He immigrated to the United Sates in 1929. He joined a newly formed team. A.C. Germania, where Hermann continued to play for the next 40 years. He served as the clubís President for most of those years. In the mid 1950ís Hermann and Arthur Zander were the founders of the Utah High School Soccer Association. It was a great thrill for him when West High School, which included his son Dennis, won the 1965 State Championship under his direction. In 1969 Hermann was honored by the Deseret News when they named him 'Mr. Soccer' for all his efforts to develop soccer within the State of Utah. He was relentless in the promotion of soccer. Especially when it concerned the youth. Every year the Utah Soccer Association continues to honor Hermann with the playing of the Neumann Challenge Cup.

Hermann Neumann 1997 Hall Of Fame
1997 Hall Of Fame
Hermann Neumann
Hermann Neumann

Hermann Neumann

1902 - 1974

A.C. Germania

Born December 15, 1902 in Berlin, Prussia (Germany). As a boy Hermann grew up playing soccer in Germany. He immigrated to the United Sates in 1929. He joined a newly formed team. A.C. Germania, where Hermann continued to play for the next 40 years. He served as the clubís President for most of those years. In the mid 1950ís Hermann and Arthur Zander were the founders of the Utah High School Soccer Association. It was a great thrill for him when West High School, which included his son Dennis, won the 1965 State Championship under his direction. In 1969 Hermann was honored by the Deseret News when they named him 'Mr. Soccer' for all his efforts to develop soccer within the State of Utah. He was relentless in the promotion of soccer. Especially when it concerned the youth. Every year the Utah Soccer Association continues to honor Hermann with the playing of the Neumann Challenge Cup.

1997 Hall Of Fame
Hermann Neumann





Utah Soccer Association4476 S. Century Drive, Suite B Salt Lake City, UT 84123(801)263-8166


Utah Soccer Association4476 S. Century Drive, Suite B Salt Lake City, UT 84123(801)263-8166