Bill Gilhespy
Bill
Gilhespy

Born
Dec 26, 1939
Age
82
Club
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Birthplace
SCO
Height
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School(s)
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Where they grew up
SCO

Bio

Bill Gilhespy

William R. Gilhespy... he moved to Canada in 1960... worked as a Maintenance General Foreman at Celanese Canada...

wrote Jim Fleming in 1997, Gilhespy was “a true leader who never shied away from tough decisions, perhaps the greatest asset was the ability to also keep people in good humour as well with his gift of gab”...

For Sport

served as head coach and manager of Edmonton Scottish SC (1969-76)...

served as Commissioner of the Albert Major Soccer League (1977-80)... served as president of the Alberta Soccer Association (1980-84)... served as president of the Edmonton Soccer Association (1986-87)... served as a director with the Canadian Soccer League (1987 to 1992), also serving as interim Chair of the Canadian Soccer League...

served as a Canada Soccer director (non-amateur and professional soccer)... served as Chair of the Canada Soccer Coaching Committee... served as head of delegation with Canada’s national and youth teams, notably the FIFA U-17 World Cup Scotland 1989... served as a Vice President of the Canadian Soccer Association (1992-96)... served as head of delegation with Canada’s national and youth teams, including FIFA World Cup Qualifiers, the 1992 CONCACAF Men’s Under-17 Championship, and the FIFA U-17 World Cup Japan 1993...

Individual Honours

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