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Peter Greco (CAN)

Date of birth: 1946-07-19
Age 73
Birthplace: Priverno, ITA
Raised: Montréal, QC, CAN
Height: 189 cm
Team Honours: 3x Canada Soccer Championship winner (1969, 1977, 1978), 3x Pacific Coast League winner (1968-69, 1969-70, 1970-71)
International "A" totals: #CANMNT
Appearances: 3
Starts: 3
Goals: 0
Assists: 0
Clean Sheets: 2
Profile Text Last Updated 2019-03-18
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Notes

speaks English and Italian... his father was born in Prossedi, ITA while his mother was born in Philadelphia, PA, USA... he was almost four years old when his family from Priverno, ITA to Montréal, QC, CAN in 1950... he grew up playing soccer, football, and hockey... he was 13 years old when he started playing soccer for YCAP in Montréal... growing up, favourites included Gordon Banks...

For Country

finished fourth with Canada at the V Pan American Games Winnipeg 1967... he was 22 years old when he made his debut for Canada at the national A level (06 October 1968)... represented Canada in 1968 CONCACAF / FIFA World Cup Qualifiers for Mexico 1970... represented Canada at VI Pan American Games Cali 1971... represented Canada in 1971 Olympic Qualifying for München 1972...

Year Prize Honour
2012 Top 100 Men's Footballers Canada Soccer Centennial Timeline
End Date Team Coach National Team Project Club Age
1974-06-05 CAN MNT Eckhard Krautzun [1974-06] Men’s national and national youth camp 27
1971-08-25 CAN OLY Frank Pike [1971-08] Olympic Qualifying 25
1971-08-13 CAN OLY Frank Pike [1971-08] Pan American Games 25
1971-06-14 CAN OLY Frank Pike [1971-06] Olympic Qualifying 24
1971-06-05 CAN OLY Frank Pike [1971-05] Men’s national camp Vancouver Columbus 24
1971-05-31 CAN OLY Frank Pike [1971-05] Olympic Qualifying 24
1971-04-20 CAN OLY Frank Pike [1971-04] Western Identification Trials 24
1968-10-28 CAN MNT Peter Dinsdale [1968-10] FIFA World Cup Qualifiers Vancouver Columbus 22
1968-10-02 CAN MNT Peter Dinsdale [1968-09] Pre-competition camp 22
1967-08-04 CAN OLY Terry Weatherall [1967-07] Pan American Games Winnipeg 1967 21
1967-06-25 CAN OLY Terry Weatherall [1967-06] Olympic Qualifying 20
1967-05-22 CAN OLY Terry Weatherall [1967-05] Olympic team selection camp 20
(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
1968 CAN MNT 2-1-0 22 3 3 0 270 0 0 0 0 2 2
TOTALS 3 3 0 270 0 0 0 0 2 2

More International Records

Year Team Record Age GP GS SU Min G A Y R GA CS
1971 CAN OLY 5-2-4 25 12 10 1 945 0 0 0 0 9 4
1967 CAN OLY 2-1-1 21 4 4 0 360 0 0 0 0 6 0
TOTALS 16 14 1 1305 0 0 0 0 15 4
(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
1971-08-24 Vancouver, BC, CAN Olympic Qualifying CAN OLY 1 : 0 MEX 25 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 1
1971-08-12 Palmira, COL Pan American Games CAN OLY 0 : 1 CUB 25 1 90 0 0 0 0 1 0
1971-08-11 Palmira, COL Pan American Games CAN OLY - TRI 25 1 90 0 0 0 0 1 0
1971-08-09 Cali, COL Pan American Games CAN OLY 1 : 1 USA 25 1 90 0 0 0 0 1 0
1971-08-08 Cali, COL Pan American Games CAN OLY 3 : 2 COL 25 46 45 0 0 0 0 1 0
1971-08-07 Buga, COL Pan American Games CAN OLY 0 : 2 ARG 25 1 90 0 0 0 0 2 0
1971-08-05 Cali, COL Pan American Games CAN OLY 5 : 0 BAH 25 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 1
1971-08-02 Cali, COL Pan American Games CAN OLY 1 : 2 COL 25 1 90 0 0 0 0 2 0
1971-08-01 Cali, COL Pan American Games CAN OLY 4 : 0 DOM 25 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 1
1971-06-13 Toronto, ON, CAN Olympic Qualifying CAN OLY 1 : 1 BER 24 1 90 0 0 0 0 1 0
1971-06-08 Ciudad México, MEX Olympic Qualifying CAN OLY 0 : 1 MEX 24 1 90 0 0 0 0 1 0
1971-05-30 Kingston, JAM CAN OLY 3 : 0 BER 24 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 1
1968-10-20 Devonshire Parish, BER FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 0 : 0 BER 22 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 1
1968-10-17 Toronto, ON, CAN FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 4 : 2 USA 22 1 90 0 0 0 0 2 0
1968-10-06 Toronto, ON, CAN FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 4 : 0 BER 22 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 1
1967-08-01 Winnipeg, MB, CAN Pan American Games CAN OLY 1 : 2 MEX 21 1 90 0 0 0 0 2 0
1967-07-29 Winnipeg, MB, CAN Pan American Games CAN OLY 2 : 2 BER 21 1 90 0 0 0 0 2 0
1967-07-27 Winnipeg, MB, CAN Pan American Games CAN OLY 2 : 1 USA 21 1 90 0 0 0 0 1 0
1967-07-25 Winnipeg, MB, CAN Pan American Games CAN OLY 2 : 1 CUB 21 1 90 0 0 0 0 1 0

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