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Gordon Burness (CAN)

Birthplace: Montrose, SCO
Date of death: 1989-07-22
Team Honours: USA Open Cup winner (1931)
International "A" totals: #CANMNT
Appearances: 1
Starts: 1
Goals: 1
Assists: 0
Clean Sheets: 0
Profile Text Last Updated 2016-09-10
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Notes

John Gordon Burness... soccer family (brother Harry)... worked as a traffic controller for Exxon Oil Company... he was 82 years old when he passed away in Needham, MA, USA... 

For Country

was part of the 1925 Canadian XI that faced USA in an away Men’s International Friendly match in Brooklyn, NY (a 1:6 loss on 8 November 1925)...

For Club

In SCOTLAND • played for Forfar Athletic... played for Brechin City... 
/ in CANADA • played for Toronto Scottish... 
/ in USA • played for Brooklyn (two seasons from 1925-27)... played for Boston (three seasons from 1927-30)... played for New Bedford... played for Pawtucket... played for Fall River... played for New York Yankees... again played for Boston... 
End Date Team Coach National Team Project Club Age
1925-11-09 CAN MNT _ [1925-11] Men’s International Friendly Toronto Scottish 0
(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
1925 CAN MNT 0-0-1 0 1 1 0 90 1 0 0 0 N/A 0
TOTALS 1 1 0 90 1 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
1925-11-08 Brooklyn, NY, USA Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 1 : 6 USA 0 1 90 1 0 0 0 0 0

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