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John Easton

Birthplace: Belfast, NIR
Date of death: 1949-04-29
All Positions: Canada Soccer Past President
Canada Soccer Life Member (†)
Profile Text Last Updated 2016-11-20
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born 1874... was in fact the first DCFA president to resign from his position, doing so in 1925 “over the issue of Sunday soccer”... he had been living in Winnipeg, MB at the time of his death... had the honour of making the 1930 Dominion championship presentation to Connaught Cup winners Westminster Royals... wrote Secretary-Treasurer Walter McKeller at the 1949 Dominion of Canada Football Association Annual General Meeting, Easton was “one of the most ardent and most enthusiastic soccer legislators”... 

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served as president of the Manitoba Football Association (1916-28)... served as a vice president of the Canadian Soccer Association (1921-22), then known as the Dominion of Canada Football Association... served as the seventh president of the Canadian Soccer Association (1922-25), then known as the Dominion of Canada Football Association...

Year Prize Honour
1926 Life Member (†) Canada Soccer Life Member

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