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Wes McLeod (CAN)

Canada Soccer Hall of Fame

Date of birth: 1957-10-24
Age 61
Birthplace: Vancouver, BC, CAN
Raised: Vancouver, BC, CAN
Nickname: Mac, Wild and Wooly Wes
Height: 175 cm
All Positions: Hall of Fame honoured member
Midfielder
International "A" totals: #CANMNT
Appearances: 17
Starts: 15
Goals: 1
Assists: 0
Clean Sheets: 0
Profile Text Last Updated 2018-07-28
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Notes

Wesley Alan McLeod... soccer family (father Gordon, brothers Billy and Mike, uncle Normie, cousin Norman Jr.)... wore white tassels on his socks for good luck... favourites have included Montréal Canadiens... on 21 April 1990, had his jersey number 8 retired by the Dallas Sidekicks... 
 
said Tatu in 1989, “Wes was the ultimate professional; he was an extremely skillful player with unbelievable touch. Wes was so steady; his performance was there every night”... 

For Country

he was 19 years old when he made his debut for Canada at the national A level (27 October 1976)... represented Canada at the Montréal 1976 Olympic Football Tournament... represented Canada in 1976-77 CONCACAF / FIFA World Cup Qualifiers for Argentina 1978... represented Canada in 1980-81 CONCACAF / FIFA World Cup Qualifiers for Spain 1982 (helped Canada finish third in the 1981 CONCACAF Championship)...

Year Prize Honour
2013 Honoured Member (Athlete - Soccer) Coquitlam Sports Hall of Fame
2012 Top 100 Men's Footballers Canada Soccer Centennial Timeline
2005 Honoured Player / Joueur honoré Canada Soccer Hall of Fame
End Date Team Coach National Team Project Club Age
1985-08-15 CAN MNT Tony Waiters [1985-08] Pre-competition camp 27
1985-06-16 CAN MNT Tony Waiters [1985-06] 15th President’s Cup 27
1981-11-22 CAN MNT Barrie Clarke [1981-11] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers 24
1981-10-27 CAN MNT Barrie Clarke [1981-10] Pre-competition camp 24
1981-10-13 CAN MNT Barrie Clarke [1981-10] Exhibition and Men’s International Friendly 23
1980-11-17 CAN MNT Barrie Clarke [1980-11] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers 23
1980-11-12 CAN MNT Barrie Clarke [1980-11] Pre-competition international 23
1980-11-02 CAN MNT Barrie Clarke [1980-10] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers 23
1980-10-16 CAN MNT Barrie Clarke [1980-09] Labatt International Series across Canada 22
1977-09-28 CAN MNT Eckhard Krautzun [1977-09] Men’s international match 19
1977-09-19 CAN MNT Eckhard Krautzun [1977-09] Men’s tour in Caribbean and Central American 19
1977-09-06 CAN MNT Eckhard Krautzun [1977-08] Men’s selection camp 19
1976-12-23 CAN MNT Eckhard Krautzun [1976-12] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers 19
1976-10-28 CAN MNT Eckhard Krautzun [1976-10] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers 19
1976-09-11 CAN MNT Eckhard Krautzun [1976-09] Pre-competition camp 18
1976-07-22 CAN OLY Colin Morris [1976-07] Men’s Olympic Football Tournament Coquitlam Blue Mountain 18
1976-07-16 CAN OLY Colin Morris [1976-07] Canada eastern pre-tournament camp 18
1976-06-03 CAN OLY Colin Morris [1976-05] Men’s Olympic camp in British Columbia 18
1976-04-11 CAN OLY Colin Morris [1976-04] Men’s Olympic BC League Series 18
1976-01-29 CAN OLY Colin Morris [1976-01] Men’s Olympic BC League Series 18
1975-08-11 CAN OLY Bill McAllister [1975-07] International Competitions 17
(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
1985 CAN MNT 1-0-1 28 2 2 0 180 0 0 0 0 0 0
1981 CAN MNT 1-2-1 24 4 3 1 315 1 0 0 0 0 0
1980 CAN MNT 4-3-1 23 8 7 1 637 0 0 1 1 0 0
1976 CAN MNT 1-2-0 19 2 3 0 245 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTALS 16 15 2 1377 1 0 1 1 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 19 2 2 0 180 0 0 0 0 N/A 0
TOTALS 2 2 0 180 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
1985-06-09 Kwangju, KOR Men's International Tournament CAN MNT 1 : 6 IRQ 27 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1985-06-02 Seoul, KOR Men's International Tournament CAN MNT 2 : 1 GHA 27 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1981-11-21 Tegucigalpa, HON FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 2 : 2 CUB 24 1 90 1 0 0 0 0 0
1981-11-15 Tegucigalpa, HON FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 1 : 1 MEX 24 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1981-11-12 Tegucigalpa, HON FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 1 : 2 HON 24 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1981-10-12 Port of Spain, TRI Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 4 : 2 TRI 23 46 45 0 0 0 0 0 0
1980-11-16 Ciudad México, MEX FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 1 : 1 MEX 23 1 77 0 0 0 1 0 0
1980-11-11 Ciudad Guatemala, GUA Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 1 : 0 GUA 23 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1980-11-09 Tegucigalpa, HON Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 0 : 2 HON 23 1 65 0 0 0 0 0 0
1980-11-01 Vancouver, BC, CAN FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 2 : 1 USA 23 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1980-10-25 Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 0 : 0 USA 23 1 90 0 0 1 0 0 0
1980-10-18 Toronto, ON, CAN FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 1 : 1 MEX 23 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1980-09-17 Edmonton, AB, CAN Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 3 : 0 NZL 22 46 45 0 0 0 0 0 0
1980-09-15 Vancouver, BC, CAN Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 4 : 0 NZL 22 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1977-09-11 Port of Spain, TRI Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 1 : 1 TRI 19 1 65 0 0 0 0 0 0
1976-12-22 Port-au-Prince, HAI FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 3 : 0 USA 19 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1976-10-27 Toluca, MEX FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 0 : 0 MEX 19 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1976-07-21 Toronto, ON, CAN Men's Olympic Football Tournament CAN OLY 1 : 3 PRK 18 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1976-07-19 Montréal, QC, CAN Men's Olympic Football Tournament CAN OLY 1 : 2 URS 18 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1975-07-09 Toronto, ON, CAN Men's International Friendly CAN OLY - POL 17 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

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