Canada Soccer Association

Tom Watson (SCO)

Birthplace: Larkshall, SCO
Date of death: 1920-08-29
All Positions: Media
Canada Soccer Past President
Canada Soccer Life Member (†)
Profile Text Last Updated 2015-11-26
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born in 1880... soccer family (brother John)... he moved to Canada “sometime around” 1910... worked as the soccer editor of the Toronto Evening Telegram... a (soccer) monument stands in his honour at Prospect Cemetery in Toronto, ON (erected by the Toronto and District Football Association)...

For Sport

he was just 14 years old when he worked as a legislator with Lanarkshire FA... served as a committee member of the Scottish Football Association (1893 to 1906), serving on the Finance, Emergency and Referees’ Committees... served as the second president of the Canadian Soccer Association (1913), then known as the Dominion of Canada Football Association... served as the president of the Ontario Soccer Association (1919-20), then known as the Ontario Football Association...

Year Prize Honour
1914 Life Member / membre à vie (†) Canada Soccer Life Member


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