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John Buchanan

Canada Soccer Hall of Fame

Date of birth: 1939-05-26
Birthplace: Glasgow, SCO
Date of death: 2017-01-19
All Positions: Hall of Fame honoured member
Profile Text Last Updated 2017-05-29
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worked for 50 years at Simon Fraser University (soccer and golf)... in 2016, the Simon Fraser University golf tournament was renamed the SFU John Buchanan Golf Classic... 

For Sport

was coach of Simon Fraser University... served as Canada’s assistant coach at the Montréal 1976 Olympic Football Tournament... served as a team manager in Canada Soccer’s men’s national and men’s national youth programs from 1979 to 1983... served on Canada’s staff at the 1982 CONCACAF Men’s Youth Championship...

Year Prize Honour
2016 Honoured Member (Coach - Soccer) Burnaby Sports Hall of Fame
2006 Honoured Coach / Entraîneur honoré Canada Soccer Hall of Fame
1986 Honoured Member (Coach - Soccer) Simon Fraser University Athletics Hall of Fame

Men's Soccer

End Date Team Coach National Team Project Role
1983-07-11 CAN OLY Bob Bearpark [1983-07] Pan American Games Qualifying General Manager
1983-05-16 CAN OLY Bob Bearpark [1983-05] Olympic Qualifying General Manager
1983-05-06 CAN OLY Bob Bearpark [1983-04] Men’s Olympic pre-competition camp General Manager
1982-08-28 canm20 Barrie Clarke [1982-08] CONCACAF Youth Championship General Manager
1982-08-11 canm20 Barrie Clarke [1982-08] Men’s U-19 pre-tournament camp General Manager
1981-06-25 CAN OLY Barrie Clarke [1981-06] Amateur Selects Tour of Canada General Manager
1979-02-04 CAN OLY Barrie Clarke [1979-02] Men’s Olympic camp General Manager
1979-01-28 CAN OLY Barrie Clarke [1979-01] Men’s Olympic selection camp General Manager
1976-07-22 CAN OLY Colin Morris [1976-07] Men’s Olympic Football Tournament Assistant Coach
1976-04-11 CAN OLY Colin Morris [1976-04] Men’s Olympic BC League Series Assistant Coach
1976-01-29 CAN OLY Colin Morris [1976-01] Men’s Olympic BC League Series Team Manager


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