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Kevin Grant (CAN)

Date of birth: 1952-07-25
Age 68
Birthplace: Willesden, ENG
Raised: Burlington, ON, CAN
School(s): University of Toronto
Height: 191 cm
All Positions: Coach
Coaching B Licence
Centre Back
International "A" totals: #CANMNT
Appearances: 8
Starts: 8
Goals: 0
Assists: 0
Clean Sheets: 0
Profile Text Last Updated 2019-08-05
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Notes

he was 14 years old when his family moved to Burlington, ON in 1967... Canadian citizen... favourites have included Tottenham Hotspur, Jimmy Greaves... owned Burlington Soccer Supplies... earned his Canada Soccer Coaching B Licence in 1984... earned his Canada Soccer Coaching A Licence... 
 
wrote Colin Jose in 1972, “cool under pressure and excellent in the air”... said Grant in 1976, “it’s a fantastic feeling just walking onto the field. The greatest part is when they play the national anthem”... as noted in a 1978 program, “a very experienced and steady centre back”... 

For Country

represented Canada in 1971 Olympic Qualifying for München 1972... he was 20 years old when he made his debut for Canada at the national A level (20 August 1972)... represented Canada in 1972 CONCACAF / FIFA World Cup Qualifiers for Germany 1974... represented Canada at VII Pan American Games Mexico 1975... represented Canada at the Montréal 1976 Olympic Football Tournament...

Year Prize Honour
2014 Honoured Member (Athlete - Soccer) Hamilton Soccer Hall of Fame
End Date Team Coach National Team Project Club Age
1976-07-22 CAN OLY Colin Morris [1976-07] Men’s Olympic Football Tournament Hamilton Croatia 23
1976-07-16 CAN OLY Colin Morris [1976-07] Canada eastern pre-tournament camp 23
1976-06-07 CAN OLY Colin Morris [1976-06] Men’s Olympic camp in Ontario 23
1976-04-11 CAN OLY Colin Morris [1976-04] Men’s Olympic BC League Series 23
1976-03-14 CAN OLY Colin Morris [1976-03] Men’s Olympic trials in British Columbia 23
1976-01-29 CAN OLY Colin Morris [1976-01] Men’s Olympic BC League Series 23
1975-10-20 CAN OLY Colin Morris [1975-10] Pan American Games 23
1975-08-11 CAN OLY Bill McAllister [1975-07] International Competitions 23
1975-01-06 CAN MNT Eckhard Krautzun [1975-01] Men’s camp in Bermuda 22
1974-11-01 CAN MNT Eckhard Krautzun [1974-10] Men’s International Tour in Europe 22
1974-10-05 CAN MNT Eckhard Krautzun [1974-09] Men’s national camp 22
1974-04-16 CAN MNT Eckhard Krautzun [1974-04] Men’s national camp in Bermuda 21
1973-11-13 CAN MNT Eckhard Krautzun [1973-11] Men’s International Friendly Series 21
1973-10-11 CAN OLY Bill McAllister [1973-10] International Tour of Europe 21
1973-08-06 CAN MNT Frank Pike [1973-08] International Soccer Series Hamilton Croatia 21
1973-05-24 CAN MNT Frank Pike [1973-05] Canada Selects camp Hamilton Croatia 20
1972-09-07 CAN MNT Frank Pike [1972-08] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers East Hamilton Legion 20
1972-08-16 CAN MNT Frank Pike [1972-08] Pre-tournament camp 20
1971-08-25 CAN OLY Frank Pike [1971-08] Olympic Qualifying 19
(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
1974 CAN MNT 0-0-3 22 2 3 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0
1973 CAN MNT 0-0-1 21 1 1 0 90 0 0 0 0 N/A 0
1972 CAN MNT 1-1-2 20 4 4 0 360 0 0 0 0 N/A 0
TOTALS 7 8 0 450 0 0 0 0 0 0

More International Records

Year Team Record Age GP GS SU Min G A Y R GA CS
1976 CAN OLY 0-0-2 24 2 2 0 180 0 0 0 0 N/A 0
1975 CAN OLY 0-1-5 23 8 6 0 540 0 0 0 0 0 0
1971 CAN OLY 1-0-0 19 1 1 0 90 0 0 0 0 N/A 0
TOTALS 11 9 0 810 0 0 0 0 0 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
1976-07-21 Toronto, ON, CAN Men's Olympic Football Tournament CAN OLY 1 : 3 PRK 23 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1976-07-19 Montréal, QC, CAN Men's Olympic Football Tournament CAN OLY 1 : 2 URS 23 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1975-10-19 Toluca, MEX Pan American Games CAN OLY 0 : 8 MEX 23 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1975-10-17 Puebla, MEX Pan American Games CAN OLY 0 : 2 ARG 23 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1975-10-13 Puebla, MEX Pan American Games CAN OLY 0 : 0 JAM 23 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1975-08-10 Montréal, QC, CAN Men's International Friendly CAN OLY - HUN 23 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1975-08-06 Toronto, ON, CAN Men's International Friendly CAN OLY 1 : 4 HUN 23 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1975-07-31 Ottawa, ON, CAN Men's International Friendly CAN OLY 1 : 7 DDR 23 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1975-07-29 Toronto, ON, CAN Men's International Friendly CAN OLY 0 : 3 DDR 23 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1975-07-09 Toronto, ON, CAN Men's International Friendly CAN OLY - POL 23 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1975-01-05 La Habana, CUB Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 0 : 4 CUB 22 1 89 0 0 0 0 0 0
1974-10-31 Warsaw, POL Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 0 : 2 POL 22 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1974-10-09 Frankfurt, GER Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 0 : 2 DDR 22 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1973-08-01 Toronto, ON, CAN Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 1 : 3 POL 21 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1972-09-05 Ciudad México, MEX FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 1 : 2 MEX 20 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1972-08-29 Baltimore, MD, USA FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 2 : 2 USA 20 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1972-08-24 Toronto, ON, CAN FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 0 : 1 MEX 20 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1972-08-20 St. John's, NF, CAN FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 3 : 2 USA 20 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1971-08-24 Vancouver, BC, CAN Olympic Qualifying CAN OLY 1 : 0 MEX 19 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0

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