Dr. Tom Fried (HUN)
Canada Soccer Hall of Fame
|Date of birth:||1925-12-12|
|Date of death:||2006-12-21|
Canada Soccer Life Member (†)
Hall of Fame honoured member
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Tamas Fried... he moved to Canada on 4 January 1957, first living in North Sydney, NS before moving to Toronto a year later... he was 81 years old when he passed away in Toronto, ON on 21 December 2006... obtained certification in sport medicine at the Sport Institute of Budapest... attended Canada Soccer’s 1978 FIFA/Coca-Cola World Football Development Seminar in Victoria, BC (medical committee)... in 2000, was part of the inaugural class honoured by The Soccer Hall of Fame in Canada (one of 11 builders)... author of the book, “Secrets of the Doctor of the Golden Team”...
wrote Colin Jose in 1976, Fried was “one of the most highly respected doctors in the field of sports medicine”... wrote Dr. Fred Stambrook in 1987, Fried’s “familiar figure, easygoing manner, ever present smile and considerable expertise have graced the dressing rooms of Canadian teams around the world including the 1976 and 1984 Olympics and the 1986 World Cup in Mexico all the more remarkable”... wrote Dick Howard in 2001, “it was Fried’s knowledge of the game, his reputation, and wealth of experience that soon led to offers to work in the (Canadian) national programme”...
served as team doctor of Honved Club... served as a team doctor with Hungary’s national team... served as Hungary’s team doctor at the 1952 Olympic Games... served as Hungary’s team doctor at the 1954 FIFA World Cup...
served as a doctor in Canada Soccer’s men’s national, men’s Olympic and men’s national youth programs... served as Chairman of Canada Soccer’s medical committee... served on Canada’s staff at the 1974 CONCACAF Youth Tournament in Canada... served on Canada’s staff at the 1978 CONCACAF Men’s Youth Championship (Canada qualified for Japan 1979)... served on the National Organising Committee (Services) for the FIFA U-16 World Tournament Canada 1987 (FIFA U-17 World Cup)... served on Canada’s staff at the FIFA U-16 World Tournament Canada 1987 (FIFA U-17 World Cup)... served on Canada’s staff at the FIFA Futsal World Cup Netherlands 1989... served on Canada’s staff during FIFA World Cup Qualifiers in 1992... served as head of delegation with Canada’s national youth team in 1990 (with coach Bert Goldberger)...
served on the FIFA Medical Expert Committee (appointed in 1974)...
|2000||Honoured Builder / Bâtisseur honoré||Canada Soccer Hall of Fame|
|1991||Life Member / membre à vie (†)||Canada Soccer Life Member|
|1987||Recipient / Récipiendaire||Aubrey Sanford Meritorious Award|
|End Date||Team||Coach||National Team Project||Role|
|1999-06-07||CAN MNT||Holger Osieck||[1999-06] Canada Cup||Doctor|
|1992-12-07||CAN MNT||Bob Lenarduzzi||[1992-12] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers||Doctor|
|1992-11-16||CAN MNT||Bob Lenarduzzi||[1992-11] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers||Doctor|
|1992-06-14||CAN MNT||Bob Lenarduzzi||[1992-06] Columbus 500 Cup||Doctor|
|1992-05-21||CAN MNT||Bob Lenarduzzi||[1992-05] Men’s international match||Doctor|
|1990-04-03||canm17||Bert Goldberger||[1990-03] Men’s U-17 camp in Denmark||Head of Delegation|
|1989-05-01||CAN MNT||Bob Lenarduzzi||[1989-04] Men’s International Friendly match||Doctor|
|1989-01-09||CAN MNT||Bob Lenarduzzi||[1989-01] FIFA Futsal World Cup||Doctor|
|1988-05-29||CAN MNT||Tony Taylor||[1988-05] Sir Stanley Matthews Cup||Doctor|
|1987-07-17||canm16||Brian Hughes||[1987-07] FIFA U-17 World Cup Canada 1987||Doctor|
|1987-05-31||CAN OLY||Bob Bearpark||[1987-05] Olympic Qualifying Series||Doctor|
|1985-05-09||CAN MNT||Tony Waiters||[1985-04] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers||Doctor|
|1978-12-18||canm20||Barrie Clarke||[1978-11] CONCACAF Youth Championship||Doctor|
|1978-10-07||canm20||Barrie Clarke||[1978-10] Men’s U-19 camp in Ontario||Doctor|
|1977-09-19||CAN MNT||Eckhard Krautzun||[1977-09] Men’s tour in Caribbean and Central American||Doctor|
|1977-09-06||CAN MNT||Eckhard Krautzun||[1977-08] Men’s selection camp||Doctor|
|1974-11-01||CAN MNT||Eckhard Krautzun||[1974-10] Men’s International Tour in Europe||Doctor|
|1974-08-27||canm20||Eckhard Krautzun||[1974-08] CONCACAF Youth Tournament||Doctor|
|1974-03-29||canm20||Eckhard Krautzun||[1974-03] Men’s U-19 camp in Bermuda||Doctor|
|1973-08-06||CAN MNT||Frank Pike||[1973-08] International Soccer Series||Doctor|
|1972-09-07||CAN MNT||Frank Pike||[1972-08] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers||Doctor|
|1971-06-14||CAN OLY||Frank Pike||[1971-06] Olympic Qualifying||Doctor|
|1971-05-31||CAN OLY||Frank Pike||[1971-05] Olympic Qualifying||Doctor|
|canm20||Barrie Clarke||[1978-03] Men’s U-19 selection camp||Doctor|