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Gerry Gray (CAN)

Canada Soccer Hall of Fame

Date of birth: 1961-01-20
Age 57
Birthplace: Glasgow, SCO
Raised: Toronto, ON, CAN
Height: 170 cm
All Positions: Hall of Fame honoured member
Midfielder
International "A" totals: #CANMNT
Appearances: 34
Starts: 32
Goals: 2
Assists: 3
Clean Sheets: 0
Profile Text Last Updated 2017-05-13
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Notes

speaks English... both of his parents were born in Glasgow, SCO... grew up playing soccer... he was 12 years old when his family moved to Canada... he was 10 years old when he started playing for Scotland Boys Club in Glasgow; he was 12 years old when he started playing for Malton MSC in Toronto... growing up, his favourites included Johan Cruyff... once said national head coach Tony Taylor, Gerry “is a good player, confident on the field and he does the unexpected things that we don’t always see”... 

For Country

won a silver medal with Canada at the 1978 CONCACAF Youth Tournament in Honduras, falling 0:1 a.e.t. to Mexico in the final (Canada qualified for a FIFA tournament for the first time in Association history)... represented Canada at the FIFA U-20 World Cup Japan 1979... he was 19 years old when he made his debut for Canada at the national A level (15 September 1980)... represented Canada in 1980-81 CONCACAF / FIFA World Cup Qualifiers for Spain 1982 (helped Canada finish third in the 1981 CONCACAF Championship)... finished fifth with Canada at the Los Angeles 1984 Olympic Football Tournament... missed action in 1985 because of a leg injury... represented Canada at the 1986 FIFA World Cup in Mexico (he featured in two matches)... represented Canada in 1988 CONCACAF / FIFA World Cup Qualifiers for Italy 1990... represented Canada at the 1991 North American Nations Cup...

Year Prize Honour
2012 Top 100 Men's Footballers Canada Soccer Centennial Timeline
2001 Honoured Player / Joueur honoré Canada Soccer Hall of Fame
1995 Honoured Member (Athlete - Soccer) Mississauga Sports Hall of Fame
End Date Team Coach National Team Project Club Age
1991-03-17 CAN MNT Bruce Twamley [1991-03] North American Nations Cup sans club 30
1989-06-09 CAN MNT Bruce Twamley [1989-06] Men’s national camp Hamilton Steelers 28
1988-10-07 CAN MNT Tony Taylor [1988-09] Pre-competition camp Ottawa Intrepid 27
1988-08-20 CAN MNT Tony Taylor [1988-08] CSL All-Stars East Ottawa Intrepid 27
1988-08-16 CAN MNT Tony Taylor [1988-10] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers Ottawa Intrepid 27
1988-07-16 CAN MNT Tony Taylor [1988-07] Men’s national camp in Ontario Ottawa Intrepid 27
1988-06-18 CAN MNT Tony Taylor [1988-06] Men’s International Friendly match Intrepid Ottawa 27
1988-05-29 CAN MNT Tony Taylor [1988-05] Sir Stanley Matthews Cup Ottawa Intrepid 27
1988-05-19 CAN MNT Tony Taylor [1988-05] Pre-tournament camp FC Supra Montreal 27
1986-06-10 CAN MNT Tony Waiters [1986-06] FIFA World Cup™ Chicago Sting 25
1986-05-29 CAN MNT Tony Waiters [1986-05] Men’s international series and camp 25
1986-05-17 CAN MNT Tony Waiters [1986-05] Men’s national camp and preparation matches 25
1986-04-30 CAN MNT Tony Waiters [1986-04] Men’s International Friendly match 25
1985-08-15 CAN MNT Tony Waiters [1985-08] Pre-competition camp 24
1984-08-08 CAN OLY Tony Waiters [1984-08] Men’s Olympic Football Tournament 23
1984-07-26 CAN MNT Tony Waiters [1984-07] Men’s International Friendly 23
1984-04-19 CAN OLY Tony Waiters [1984-04] Olympic Qualifying 23
1983-12-21 CAN OLY Tony Waiters [1983-12] Olympic Qualifying 22
1983-11-07 CAN OLY Tony Waiters [1983-10] Olympic Qualifying 22
1983-06-20 CAN MNT Tony Waiters [1983-06] The Challenge Series Manic Montreal 22
1981-11-22 CAN MNT Barrie Clarke [1981-11] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers 20
1981-10-27 CAN MNT Barrie Clarke [1981-10] Pre-competition camp 20
1981-10-13 CAN MNT Barrie Clarke [1981-10] Exhibition and Men’s International Friendly 20
1980-11-17 CAN MNT Barrie Clarke [1980-11] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers 19
1980-11-12 CAN MNT Barrie Clarke [1980-11] Pre-competition international 19
1980-11-02 CAN MNT Barrie Clarke [1980-10] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers 19
1980-10-16 CAN MNT Barrie Clarke [1980-09] Labatt International Series across Canada 19
1979-08-30 canm20 Barrie Clarke [1979-08] FIFA U-20 World Cup Japan 1979 18
1979-08-22 canm20 Barrie Clarke [1979-08] Pre-tournament men’s U-19 camp 18
1979-05-28 CAN OLY Barrie Clarke [1979-05] Olympic Qualifying 18
1979-04-09 CAN OLY Barrie Clarke [1979-04] Pan American Games Qualifying 18
1979-02-04 CAN OLY Barrie Clarke [1979-02] Men’s Olympic camp 18
1979-01-28 CAN OLY Barrie Clarke [1979-01] Men’s Olympic selection camp 18
1978-12-18 canm20 Barrie Clarke [1978-11] CONCACAF Youth Championship 17
1978-05-31 CAN OLY Frank Pike [1978-05] Men’s Olympic camp 17
CAN MNT Tony Waiters [1990-04] Pre-tournament camp Toronto Blizzard 29
(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
2018 CAN MNT 0-0-1 57 0 1 0 90 0 0 0 0 N/A
1989 CAN MNT 0-0-1 28 1 1 0 90 0 0 0 0 N/A 0
1988 CAN MNT 3-1-4 27 8 6 2 640 0 1 0 0 N/A 0
1986 CAN MNT 1-0-5 25 6 6 0 -- 1 0 0 0 N/A 0
1984 CAN MNT 0-1-0 23 1 1 0 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1983 CAN MNT 0-0-3 22 3 3 0 230 0 0 0 0 N/A 0
1981 CAN MNT 2-3-1 20 6 6 0 450 0 0 0 0 0 0
1980 CAN MNT 4-3-1 19 8 8 0 720 1 2 0 0 0 0
TOTALS 33 32 2 2310 2 3 0 0 0 0

More International Records

Year Team Record Age GP GS SU Min G A Y R GA CS
1984 CAN OLY 2-3-1 23 6 6 0 570 2 0 0 0 0 0
1983 CAN OLY 2-0-1 22 3 3 0 270 1 0 1 0 0 0
1979 canm20 1-0-2 18 7 3 0 168 2 2 1 0 N/A 0
1979 CAN OLY 1-1-2 18 7 4 0 360 2 2 0 0 N/A 0
1978 canm20 3-1-3 17 7 7 0 561 2 0 0 0 N/A 0
TOTALS 30 23 0 1929 9 4 3 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
1991-03-16 Torrance, CA, USA North American Nations Cup CAN MNT 0 : 2 USA 30 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1989-06-08 Ottawa, ON, CAN Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 0 : 2 BEL 28 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1988-10-15 Burnaby, BC, CAN FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 3 : 2 GUA 27 1 90 0 1 0 0 0 0
1988-10-09 Ciudad Guatemala, GUA FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 0 : 1 GUA 27 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1988-10-02 Port of Spain, TRI Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 2 : 1 TRI 27 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1988-06-17 Montréal, QC, CAN Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 0 : 1 CRC 27 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1988-05-28 Toronto, ON, CAN Men's International Tournament CAN MNT 0 : 0 GRE 27 1 120 0 0 0 0 0 0
1988-05-25 Toronto, ON, CAN Men's International Tournament CAN MNT 1 : 0 CHI 27 1 70 0 0 0 0 0 0
1988-05-21 Toronto, ON, CAN Men's International Tournament CAN MNT 0 : 3 GRE 27 46 45 0 0 0 0 0 0
1988-05-19 Montréal, QC, CAN Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 0 : 1 GRE 27 46 45 0 0 0 0 0 0
1986-06-09 Irapuato, MEX FIFA World Cup™ CAN MNT 0 : 2 URS 25 1 69 0 0 0 0 0 0
1986-06-06 Irapuato, MEX FIFA World Cup™ CAN MNT 0 : 2 HUN 25 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1986-05-24 Burnaby, BC, CAN Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 0 : 1 ENG 25 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1986-05-19 Vancouver, BC, CAN Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 0 : 3 WAL 25 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1986-05-10 Toronto, ON, CAN Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 2 : 0 WAL 25 1 90 1 0 0 0 0 0
1986-04-27 Ciudad México, MEX Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 0 : 3 MEX 25 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1984-08-06 Palo Alto, CA, USA Men's Olympic Football Tournament CAN OLY 1 : 1 BRA 23 1 120 0 0 0 0 0 0
1984-08-03 Cambridge, MA, USA Men's Olympic Football Tournament CAN OLY 3 : 1 CMR 23 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1984-08-01 Annapolis, MD, USA Men's Olympic Football Tournament CAN OLY 0 : 1 YUG 23 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1984-07-30 Cambridge, MA, USA Men's Olympic Football Tournament CAN OLY 1 : 1 IRQ 23 1 90 1 0 0 0 0 0
1984-07-25 Edmonton, AB, CAN Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 0 : 0 CHI 23 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1984-04-18 Victoria, BC, CAN CAN OLY 0 : 0 CRC 23 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1984-04-14 Victoria, BC, CAN CAN OLY 3 : 0 CUB 23 1 90 1 0 0 0 0 0
1983-12-20 Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA CAN OLY 1 : 0 MEX 22 1 90 1 0 0 0 0 0
1983-11-06 Toluca, MEX CAN OLY 1 : 2 MEX 22 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1983-10-23 Victoria, BC, CAN CAN OLY 1 : 0 MEX 22 1 90 0 0 1 0 0 0
1983-06-19 Toronto, ON, CAN Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 0 : 2 SCO 22 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1983-06-16 Edmonton, AB, CAN Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 0 : 3 SCO 22 1 62 0 0 0 0 0 0
1983-06-12 Vancouver, BC, CAN Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 0 : 2 SCO 22 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1981-11-21 Tegucigalpa, HON FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 2 : 2 CUB 20 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1981-11-15 Tegucigalpa, HON FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 1 : 1 MEX 20 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1981-11-12 Tegucigalpa, HON FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 1 : 2 HON 20 1 45 0 0 0 0 0 0
1981-11-06 Tegucigalpa, HON FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 1 : 1 HAI 20 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1981-11-02 Tegucigalpa, HON FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 1 : 0 SLV 20 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1981-10-12 Port of Spain, TRI Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 4 : 2 TRI 20 1 45 0 0 0 0 0 0
1980-11-16 Ciudad México, MEX FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 1 : 1 MEX 19 1 90 1 0 0 0 0 0
1980-11-11 Ciudad Guatemala, GUA Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 1 : 0 GUA 19 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1980-11-09 Tegucigalpa, HON Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 0 : 2 HON 19 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1980-11-01 Vancouver, BC, CAN FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 2 : 1 USA 19 1 90 0 1 0 0 0 0
1980-10-25 Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 0 : 0 USA 19 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1980-10-18 Toronto, ON, CAN FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 1 : 1 MEX 19 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1980-09-17 Edmonton, AB, CAN Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 3 : 0 NZL 19 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1980-09-15 Vancouver, BC, CAN Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 4 : 0 NZL 19 1 90 0 1 0 0 0 0
1979-08-29 Kobe, JPN FIFA U-20 World Cup canm20 0 : 3 PAR 18 1 40 0 0 1 0 0 0
1979-08-27 Kobe, JPN FIFA U-20 World Cup canm20 0 : 1 KOR 18 1 73 0 0 0 0 0 0
1979-08-25 Kobe, JPN FIFA U-20 World Cup canm20 3 : 1 POR 18 1 55 0 0 0 0 0 0
1979-05-27 Ottawa, ON, CAN Olympic Qualifying CAN OLY 2 : 5 BER 18 1 90 0 1 0 0 0 0
1979-04-08 Hamilton, BER Pan American Game Qualification CAN OLY 3 : 2 MEX 18 1 90 2 1 0 0 0 0
1979-04-05 Kingston, JAM Pan American Game Qualification CAN OLY 0 : 0 USA 18 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1979-04-01 Kingston, JAM Pan American Game Qualification CAN OLY 0 : 3 BER 18 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1978-12-17 Tegucigalpa, HON CONCACAF Men's Under-20 canm20 0 : 1 MEX 17 1 100 0 0 0 0 0 0
1978-12-14 San Pedro Sula, HON CONCACAF Men's Under-20 canm20 4 : 0 CRC 17 1 80 0 0 0 0 0 0
1978-12-12 Tegucigalpa, HON CONCACAF Men's Under-20 canm20 3 : 0 TRI 17 1 61 0 0 0 0 0 0
1978-12-10 Tegucigalpa, HON CONCACAF Men's Under-20 canm20 0 : 1 HON 17 1 80 0 0 0 0 0 0
1978-12-07 Tegucigalpa, HON CONCACAF Men's Under-20 canm20 0 : 0 USA 17 1 80 0 0 0 0 0 0
1978-12-03 Tegucigalpa, HON CONCACAF Men's Under-20 canm20 0 : 2 HON 17 1 80 0 0 0 0 0 0
1978-11-26 Tegucigalpa, HON CONCACAF Men's Under-20 canm20 9 : 0 DOM 17 1 80 2 0 0 0 0 0

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