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Craig Forrest (CAN)

Canada Soccer Hall of Fame

Connect: @craigforrest1
Date of birth: 1967-09-20
Age 51
Birthplace: Coquitlam, BC, CAN
Raised: Coquitlam, BC, CAN
Height: 196 cm
All Positions: Hall of Fame honoured member
Goalkeeper
Media
Team Honours: CONCACAF champion (2000)
International "A" totals: #CANMNT
Appearances: 56
Starts: 56
Goals: 0
Assists: 0
Clean Sheets: 18
Profile Text Last Updated 2017-05-13
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Notes

Craig Lorne Forrest... favourites have included Bruce Grobbelaar... underwent surgery for testicular cancer... served as Canada’s FIFA for SOS Children Ambassador... in 2012 as part of the Canadian Soccer Association’s Centennial Celebration, was honoured on the All-Time Canada XI men’s team...

For Country

represented Canada at the FIFA U-20 World Cup Chile 1987... he was 20 years old when he made his debut for Canada (25 May 1988)... missed the 1988 CONCACAF / FIFA World Cup Qualifiers for Italy 1990 (he was not released by his club)... won a gold medal with Canada at the I Jeux de la Francophonie Maroc 1989... finished first with Canada at the 1990 Corona Three Nations Cup... represented Canada at the 1991 CONCACAF Gold Cup... represented Canada at the 1993 CONCACAF Gold Cup... represented Canada in 1992-93 CONCACAF / FIFA World Cup Qualifiers for USA 1994 (Canada was eliminated in an inter-zone playoff against Australia)... represented Canada at the 1996 CONCACAF Gold Cup... represented Canada in 1996-97 CONCACAF / FIFA World Cup Qualifiers for France 1998... he was the 12th footballer to make his 50th appearance for Canada (20 February 2000)... won a gold medal with Canada at the 2000 CONCACAF Gold Cup (Canada qualified for the FIFA Confederations Cup Korea/Japan 2001)... missed the 2000 CONCACAF / FIFA World Cup Qualifiers for Korea/Japan 2002... represented Canada at the FIFA Confederations Cup Korea/Japan 2001...

For Sport

served as an Honorary Chairman for the FIFA U-20 World Cup Canada 2007...

Year Prize Honour
2015 Honoured Member (Athlete - Soccer) Canada's Sports Hall of Fame
2012 Top 100 Men's Footballers Canada Soccer Centennial Timeline
2012 Men's Team All-Time Canada XI
2010 Honoured Member (Athlete - Soccer) Coquitlam Sports Hall of Fame
2007 Honoured Player / Joueur honoré Canada Soccer Hall of Fame
2007 Honoured Athlete / Athlète honoré (Soccer) BC Sports Hall of Fame
2005 Recipient / Récipiendaire Aubrey Sanford Meritorious Award
2000 All-Star Goalkeeper CONCACAF Gold Cup All-Star Team
2000 Best Goalkeeper CONCACAF Gold Cup award
2000 Most Valuable Player CONCACAF Gold Cup award
2000 Men's / Masculin Canadian Players of the Year
1994 Men's / Masculin Canadian Players of the Year
End Date Team Coach National Team Project Club Age
2001-06-05 CAN MNT Holger Osieck [2001-05] FIFA Confederations Cup Korea/Japan 2001 West Ham United FC 33
2001-05-24 CAN MNT Holger Osieck [2001-05] Men’s pre-tournament camp West Ham United FC 33
2001-04-27 CAN MNT Holger Osieck [2001-04] LG Cup West Ham United FC 33
2000-02-28 CAN MNT Holger Osieck [2000-02] CONCACAF Gold Cup West Ham United FC 32
2000-01-12 CAN MNT Holger Osieck [2000-01] Men’s International Friendly series West Ham United FC 32
1999-04-28 CAN MNT Holger Osieck [1999-04] Men’s international match 31
1999-03-26 CAN MNT Holger Osieck [1999-03] Men’s national camp ENG / West Ham United 31
1997-10-13 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1997-10] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers 30
1997-09-15 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1997-09] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers ENG / West Ham United 29
1997-06-02 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1997-06] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers 29
1997-04-28 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1997-05] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers ENG / Chelsea 29
1997-04-07 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1997-04] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers 29
1997-03-17 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1997-03] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers 29
1997-03-03 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1997-03] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers 29
1996-12-16 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1996-12] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers 29
1996-11-04 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1996-11] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers 29
1996-10-14 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1996-10] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers 29
1996-08-31 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1996-08] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers 28
1996-07-15 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1996-07] Men’s national camp in Toronto 28
1996-06-06 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1996-06] Canada Cup 28
1996-01-13 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1996-01] CONCACAF Gold Cup Ipswich Town FC 28
1995-08-04 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1995-08] Canada Caribana Challenge Cup 27
1995-01-27 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1995-01] SkyDome Cup ENG / Ipswich Town 27
1994-06-13 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1994-06] Men’s national camp 26
1993-08-16 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1993-08] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers 25
1993-07-19 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1993-07] CONCACAF Gold Cup ENG / Ipswich Town 25
1993-07-09 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1993-07] Pre-tournament camp in Burnaby ENG / Ipswich Town 25
1993-05-10 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1993-04] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers 25
1993-03-25 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1993-03] International match and pre-competition camp ENG / Ipswich Town 25
1992-10-26 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1992-10] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers ENG / Ipswich Town 25
1992-10-15 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1992-10] International match and pre-competition camp ENG / Ipswich Town 25
1992-05-21 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1992-05] Men’s international match ENG / Ipswich Town 24
1991-07-04 CAN MNT Tony Waiters [1991-06] CONCACAF Gold Cup ENG / Ipswich Town 23
1990-05-14 CAN MNT Tony Waiters [1990-05] Corona 3-Nations Cup ENG / Ipswich Town 22
1989-07-23 CAN “B” Bruce Twamley [1989-07] Jeux de la francophonie ENG / Ipswich Town 21
1989-06-09 CAN MNT Bruce Twamley [1989-06] Men’s national camp ENG / Ipswich Town 21
1989-04-19 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1989-04] Men’s tour in Denmark and Faroe Islands ENG / Ipswich Town 21
1988-07-16 CAN MNT Tony Taylor [1988-07] Men’s national camp in Ontario ENG / Ipswich Town 20
1988-06-18 CAN MNT Tony Taylor [1988-06] Men’s International Friendly match ENG / Ipswich Town 20
1988-05-29 CAN MNT Tony Taylor [1988-05] Sir Stanley Matthews Cup ENG / Ipswich Town 20
1988-05-19 CAN MNT Tony Taylor [1988-05] Pre-tournament camp in Greece ENG / Ipswich Town 20
1987-10-18 canm20 Tony Taylor [1987-10] FIFA U-20 World Cup Chile 1987 20
1987-09-29 canm20 Tony Taylor [1987-09] Men’s U-19 tour in Europe ENG / Ipswich Town 20
CAN MNT Tony Waiters [1990-04] Pre-tournament camp ENG / Ipswich Town 22
(GP = Games Played; GS = Games Started; SU = Games Played as Substitute; Min. = Minutes; G = Goals; A = Assists; Y = Cautions; R = Ejections; GA = Goals Allowed; CS = Clean Sheets)

International "A" records

Year Team Record Age GP GS SU Min G A Y R GA CS
2001 CAN MNT 1-1-2 34 4 4 0 360 0 0 0 0 5 2
2000 CAN MNT 4-3-0 33 7 7 0 614 0 0 0 0 3 5
1999 CAN MNT 0-1-0 32 1 1 0 90 0 0 0 0 1 0
1997 CAN MNT 1-2-4 30 7 7 0 630 0 0 0 0 14 2
1996 CAN MNT 5-1-2 29 8 8 0 713 0 0 1 1 7 4
1995 CAN MNT 2-0-1 28 3 3 0 270 0 0 0 0 3 0
1994 CAN MNT 0-2-2 27 4 4 0 360 0 0 0 0 7 0
1993 CAN MNT 5-2-4 26 11 11 0 1020 0 0 0 0 22 2
1992 CAN MNT 0-2-1 25 3 3 0 270 0 0 0 0 4 1
1991 CAN MNT 0-0-1 24 1 1 0 28 0 0 0 1 0 0
1990 CAN MNT 1-0-0 23 1 1 0 90 0 0 0 0 1 0
1989 CAN MNT 0-0-2 22 2 2 0 180 0 0 0 0 4 0
1988 CAN MNT 1-1-2 21 4 4 0 390 0 0 0 0 3 2
TOTALS 56 56 0 5015 0 0 1 2 74 18

More International Records

Year Team Record Age GP GS SU Min G A Y R GA CS
1987 canm20 0-1-1 20 3 2 0 180 0 0 0 0 3 0
TOTALS 3 2 0 180 0 0 0 0 3 0
(Min. = Minutes; G = Goals; A = Assists; Y = Cautions; R = Ejections; GA = Goals Allowed; CS = Clean Sheets)
Date Location Match CAN RESULT Opponent Age Start Min. G A Y R GA CS
2001-06-04 Niigata, JPN FIFA Confederations Cup CAN MNT 0 : 2 CMR 33 1 90 0 0 0 0 2 0
2001-06-02 Ibaraki, JPN FIFA Confederations Cup CAN MNT 0 : 0 BRA 33 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 1
2001-05-31 Niigata, JPN FIFA Confederations Cup CAN MNT 0 : 3 JPN 33 1 90 0 0 0 0 3 0
2001-04-26 Cairo, EGY Men's International Tournament CAN MNT 1 : 0 IRN 33 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 1
2000-02-27 Los Angeles, CA, USA CONCACAF Gold Cup CAN MNT 2 : 0 COL 32 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 1
2000-02-24 Los Angeles, CA, USA CONCACAF Gold Cup CAN MNT 1 : 0 TRI 32 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 1
2000-02-20 San Diego, CA, USA CONCACAF Gold Cup CAN MNT 2 : 1 MEX 32 1 92 0 0 0 0 1 0
2000-02-15 Los Angeles, CA, USA CONCACAF Gold Cup CAN MNT 0 : 0 KOR 32 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 1
2000-02-13 San Diego, CA, USA CONCACAF Gold Cup CAN MNT 2 : 2 CRC 32 1 90 0 0 0 0 2 0
2000-01-11 Kingston, JAM Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 2 : 0 BER 32 1 72 0 0 0 0 0 1
2000-01-08 Port of Spain, TRI Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 0 : 0 TRI 32 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 1
1999-04-27 Belfast, NIR Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 1 : 1 NIR 31 1 90 0 0 0 0 1 0
1997-10-12 Edmonton, AB, CAN FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 2 : 2 MEX 30 1 90 0 0 0 0 2 0
1997-09-14 San Salvador, SLV FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 1 : 4 SLV 29 1 90 0 0 0 0 4 0
1997-09-07 Kingston, JAM FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 0 : 1 JAM 29 1 90 0 0 0 0 1 0
1997-06-01 Edmonton, AB, CAN FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 1 : 0 CRC 29 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 1
1997-04-06 Burnaby, BC, CAN FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 0 : 0 SLV 29 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 1
1997-03-16 Palo Alto, CA, USA FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 0 : 3 USA 29 1 90 0 0 0 0 3 0
1997-03-02 Ciudad México, MEX FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 0 : 4 MEX 29 1 90 0 0 0 0 4 0
1996-12-15 San Salvador, SLV FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 2 : 0 SLV 29 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 1
1996-10-27 Ciudad de Panamá, PAN FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 0 : 0 PAN 29 1 83 0 0 0 1 0 1
1996-10-13 Edmonton, AB, CAN FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 2 : 0 CUB 29 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 1
1996-10-10 Edmonton, AB, CAN FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 2 : 0 CUB 29 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 1
1996-08-30 Edmonton, AB, CAN FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 3 : 1 PAN 28 1 90 0 0 0 0 1 0
1996-06-05 Toronto, ON, CAN Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 0 : 1 CRC 28 1 90 0 0 0 0 1 0
1996-01-12 Los Angeles, CA, USA CONCACAF Gold Cup CAN MNT 1 : 4 BRA 28 1 90 0 0 0 0 4 0
1996-01-10 Anaheim, CA, USA CONCACAF Gold Cup CAN MNT 3 : 0 HON 28 1 90 0 0 1 0 1 0
1995-08-03 Toronto, ON, CAN Men's International Tournament CAN MNT 3 : 1 TRI 27 1 90 0 0 0 0 1 0
1995-08-01 Toronto, ON, CAN Men's International Tournament CAN MNT 3 : 1 JAM 27 1 90 0 0 0 0 1 0
1995-01-24 Toronto, ON, CAN Men's International Tournament CAN MNT 0 : 1 DEN 27 1 90 0 0 0 0 1 0
1994-06-12 Toronto, ON, CAN Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 0 : 3 NED 26 1 90 0 0 0 0 3 0
1994-06-08 Toronto, ON, CAN Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 0 : 2 GER 26 1 90 0 0 0 0 2 0
1994-06-05 Edmonton, AB, CAN Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 1 : 1 BRA 26 1 90 0 0 0 0 1 0
1994-06-01 Montréal, QC, CAN Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 1 : 1 MAR 26 1 90 0 0 0 0 1 0
1993-08-15 Sydney, AUS FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 1 : 2 AUS 25 1 120 0 0 0 0 2 0
1993-07-31 Edmonton, AB, CAN FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 2 : 1 AUS 25 1 90 0 0 0 0 1 0
1993-07-18 Ciudad México, MEX CONCACAF Gold Cup CAN MNT 0 : 8 MEX 25 1 90 0 0 0 0 8 0
1993-07-11 Ciudad México, MEX CONCACAF Gold Cup CAN MNT 1 : 1 CRC 25 1 90 0 0 0 0 1 0
1993-05-09 Toronto, ON, CAN FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 1 : 2 MEX 25 1 90 0 0 0 0 2 0
1993-05-02 San Salvador, SLV FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 2 : 1 SLV 25 1 90 0 0 0 0 1 0
1993-04-25 Ciudad México, MEX FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 0 : 4 MEX 25 1 90 0 0 0 0 4 0
1993-04-18 Burnaby, BC, CAN FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 3 : 1 HON 25 1 90 0 0 0 0 1 0
1993-04-11 Burnaby, BC, CAN FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 2 : 0 SLV 25 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 1
1993-04-04 Tegucigalpa, HON FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 2 : 2 HON 25 1 90 0 0 0 0 2 0
1993-03-24 San Juan de Tibás, CRC Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 1 : 0 CRC 25 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 1
1992-10-18 Kingston, JAM FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 1 : 1 JAM 25 1 90 0 0 0 0 1 0
1992-10-09 Greensboro, NC, USA Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 0 : 0 USA 25 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 1
1992-05-20 Toronto, ON, CAN Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 1 : 3 SCO 24 1 90 0 0 0 0 3 0
1991-06-28 Los Angeles, CA, USA CONCACAF Gold Cup CAN MNT 2 : 4 HON 23 1 28 0 0 0 1 0 0
1990-05-13 Burnaby, BC, CAN Corona Three Nations Cup CAN MNT 2 : 1 MEX 22 1 90 0 0 0 0 1 0
1989-07-16 Mohamedin, MAR Jeux de la francophonie CAN “B” 0 : 0 CIV 21 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 1
1989-07-13 Mohamedin, MAR Jeux de la francophonie CAN “B” 3 : 1 BFA 21 1 90 0 0 0 0 1 0
1989-06-08 Ottawa, ON, CAN Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 0 : 2 BEL 21 1 90 0 0 0 0 2 0
1989-04-12 Aalborg, DEN Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 0 : 2 DEN 21 1 90 0 0 0 0 2 0
1988-07-15 Toronto, ON, CAN Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 1 : 2 POL 20 1 90 0 0 0 0 2 0
1988-06-17 Montréal, QC, CAN Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 0 : 1 CRC 20 1 90 0 0 0 0 1 0
1988-05-28 Toronto, ON, CAN Men's International Tournament CAN MNT 0 : 0 GRE 20 1 120 0 0 0 0 0 1
1988-05-25 Toronto, ON, CAN Men's International Tournament CAN MNT 1 : 0 CHI 20 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 1
1987-10-17 Concepcion, CHI FIFA U-20 World Cup canm20 0 : 1 BRA 20 1 90 0 0 0 0 1 0
1987-10-15 Concepcion, CHI FIFA U-20 World Cup canm20 2 : 2 NGA 20 1 90 0 0 0 0 2 0
1987-10-12 Concepcion, CHI FIFA U-20 World Cup canm20 - ITA 20 1 90 0 0 1 0 2 0

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