Joe Gaetjens scored a goal in the World Cup, died as a political prisoner of Papa Doc Chevalier
May 31, 2010 7:09 AM Subscribe
A heartbreaking 10-minute documentary on Joe Gaetjens who scored the single goal in the USA's shocking victory over England at the 1950 World Cup. Gaetjens was a Haitian accounting student at Columbia University who went to Europe shortly after the 1950 World Cup and returned to Haiti a few years later. His story, and the story of the upset victory, was until recently largely unknown in the US.
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