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Colin Miller (CAN)

Canada Soccer Hall of Fame

Date of birth: 1964-10-04
Age 54
Birthplace: Lanark, SCO
Raised: Vancouver, BC, CAN
Nickname: Spike
Height: 170 cm
All Positions: Hall of Fame honoured member
Midfielder
Coach
Coaching A Licence
International "A" totals: #CANMNT
Appearances: 61
Starts: 59
Goals: 5
Assists: 1
Clean Sheets: 0
Profile Text Last Updated 2017-05-13
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Notes

he was 10 years old when his family moved to Vancouver... earned his UEFA Coaching B Licence... earned his UEFA Coaching A Licence... granted his Canada Soccer Coaching B Licence in 2002 and earned his Canada Soccer Coaching A Licence in 2003... 

For Country

represented Canada at the 1982 CONCACAF Youth Tournament in Guatemala...  he was 18 years old when he made his debut for Canada at the national A level (19 June 1983)... represented Canada at the 1986 FIFA World Cup in Mexico (he did not feature)... represented Canada in 1988 CONCACAF / FIFA World Cup Qualifiers for Italy 1990... finished first with Canada at the 1990 Corona Three Nations Cup... represented Canada at the 1991 CONCACAF Gold Cup... played in a 10 consecutive Canada matches in 1992... represented Canada at the 1993 CONCACAF Gold Cup... represented Canada in 1992-93 CONCACAF / FIFA World Cup Qualifiers for USA 1994 (Canada was eliminated in an inter-zone playoff against Australia)... played in a career-high 11 consecutive Canada matches from 1993 to 1995... he was the eighth footballer to make his 50th appearance for Canada (13 October 1996)... represented Canada at the 1996 CONCACAF Gold Cup... represented Canada in 1996-97 CONCACAF / FIFA World Cup Qualifiers for France 1998...

For Club

played for the Toronto Blizzard... played for the Glasgow Rangers... played for the Doncaster Rovers... played for the Hamilton Steelers... played for the Hamilton Academical... played for St. Johnstone... played for Heart of Midlothian... played for Dunfermline... played for Ayr United... played for Hamilton Academical...

For Sport

served as player-coach for Hamilton Academical... was a youth coach with Abbotsford SA (USL PDL Abbotsford Rangers)... served as Derby County assistant coach (starting in 2007-08)... served as head coach of University of Fraser Valley women’s soccer... served as coach and director at Victoria Highlanders... served as head coach of FC Edmonton... 
 
served as a coach with Canada Soccer’s men’s national youth program in 2001 (with coach Derek Possee)... served as a coach in Canada Soccer’s men’s national program from 2003 to 2005... served on Canada’s coaching staff at the 2003 CONCACAF Gold Cup... served as Canada’s head coach on an interim basis in 2003 in 2004... served as a coach in Canada Soccer’s women’s program in 2006 (with coach Even Pellerud)... served as a coach in Canada Soccer’s women’s national program in 2012 (with coach John Herdman)... served as Canada’s head coach on an interim basis for one project in January 2013 (before start of 2013 NASL season with FC Edmonton)... 
Year Prize Honour
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
1997-11-17 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1997-11] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers 33
1997-10-13 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1997-10] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers 33
1997-09-15 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1997-09] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers SCO / Dunfermline Athletic FC 32
1997-06-02 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1997-06] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers 32
1997-04-28 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1997-05] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers 32
1997-04-07 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1997-04] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers 32
1997-03-17 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1997-03] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers 32
1997-03-03 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1997-03] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers 32
1996-12-16 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1996-12] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers 32
1996-11-04 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1996-11] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers 32
1996-10-14 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1996-10] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers 32
1996-08-31 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1996-08] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers 31
1996-06-06 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1996-06] Canada Cup 31
1996-01-13 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1996-01] CONCACAF Gold Cup Dumfermline 31
1995-06-08 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1995-06] Men’s international series 30
1995-05-29 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1995-05] Canada Cup 30
1995-01-27 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1995-01] SkyDome Cup SCO / Heart of Midlothian 30
1994-06-13 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1994-06] Men’s national camp 29
1993-08-16 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1993-08] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers 28
1993-07-19 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1993-07] CONCACAF Gold Cup SCO / Hamilton Academical 28
1993-07-09 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1993-07] Pre-tournament camp in Burnaby SCO / Hamilton Academical 28
1993-05-10 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1993-04] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers 28
1993-03-25 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1993-03] International match and pre-competition camp SCO / Hamilton Academical 28
1992-12-07 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1992-12] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers SCO / Hamilton Academical 28
1992-11-16 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1992-11] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers SCO / Hamilton Academical 28
1992-10-26 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1992-10] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers SCO / Hamilton Academical 28
1992-10-15 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1992-10] International match and pre-competition camp SCO / Hamilton Academical 28
1992-09-04 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1992-09] Men’s international match SCO / Hamilton Academical 27
1992-06-14 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1992-06] Columbus 500 Cup SCO / Hamilton Academical 27
1992-05-21 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1992-05] Men’s international match SCO / Hamilton Academical 27
1991-07-04 CAN MNT Tony Waiters [1991-06] CONCACAF Gold Cup SCO / Hamilton Academical 26
1990-05-14 CAN MNT Tony Waiters [1990-05] Corona 3-Nations Cup SCO / Hamilton Academical 25
1989-06-09 CAN MNT Bruce Twamley [1989-06] Men’s national camp SCO / Hamilton Academical 24
1988-10-07 CAN MNT Tony Taylor [1988-09] Pre-competition camp SCO / Hamilton Academical 24
1988-09-03 CAN MNT Tony Taylor [1988-09] CSL All-Stars West Hamilton Steelers 23
1988-08-16 CAN MNT Tony Taylor [1988-10] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers SCO / Hamilton Academical 23
1987-05-31 CAN OLY Bob Bearpark [1987-05] Olympic Qualifying Series 22
1987-05-21 CAN OLY Bob Bearpark [1987-05] Men’s olympic camp 22
1986-06-10 CAN MNT Tony Waiters [1986-06] FIFA World Cup™ 21
1986-05-29 CAN MNT Tony Waiters [1986-05] Men’s international series and camp 21
1986-05-17 CAN MNT Tony Waiters [1986-05] Men’s national camp and preparation matches 21
1986-04-30 CAN MNT Tony Waiters [1986-04] Men’s International Friendly match 21
1984-11-03 CAN MNT Tony Waiters [1984-10] Tour of the Maghreb and Middle East 20
1984-05-27 CAN MNT Tony Waiters [1984-05] Men’s International Friendly in Toronto 19
1983-12-15 CAN MNT Tony Waiters [1983-12] Men’s International Series 19
1983-11-07 CAN OLY Tony Waiters [1983-10] Olympic Qualifying 19
1983-06-20 CAN MNT Tony Waiters [1983-06] The Challenge Series 18
1982-08-28 canm20 Barrie Clarke [1982-08] CONCACAF Youth Championship 17
1982-08-11 canm20 Barrie Clarke [1982-08] Men’s U-19 pre-tournament camp 17
1982-03-28 canm20 Barrie Clarke [1982-03] Men’s Youth Camp 17
1981-08-23 canm20 Barrie Clarke [1981-08] Men’s U-18 camp in Hamilton 16
1981-06-25 CAN OLY Barrie Clarke [1981-06] Amateur Selects Tour of Canada 16
CAN MNT Tony Waiters [1990-04] Pre-tournament camp SCO / Hamilton Academical 25

Men's Soccer

End Date Team Coach National Team Project Role
2018-03-25 CAN MNT John Herdman [2018-03] Men’s international camp in Spain Technical Assistant
2013-07-28 CAN MNT Colin Miller [2013-07] CONCACAF Gold Cup Head Coach
2013-07-05 CAN MNT Colin Miller [2013-06] Men's pre-tournament camp Head Coach
2013-05-29 CAN MNT Colin Miller [2013-05] Men’s international match in Edmonton Head Coach
2013-01-30 CAN MNT Colin Miller [2013-01] Men's national camp in USA Head Coach
2005-06-09 CAN MNT Frank Yallop [2005-06] Men’s national camp in USA Assistant Coach
2004-01-23 CAN MNT Frank Yallop [2004-01] Men’s International Friendly match Assistant Coach
2003-11-19 CAN MNT Colin Miller [2003-11] Men’s International Friendly series Head Coach
2003-10-12 CAN MNT Colin Miller [2003-10] Men’s International Friendly match Head Coach
2003-07-15 CAN MNT Holger Osieck [2003-07] CONCACAF Gold Cup Assistant Coach
2003-03-30 CAN MNT Holger Osieck [2003-03] Men’s International Friendly match Assistant Coach
2003-02-13 CAN MNT Holger Osieck [2003-02] Men’s International Friendly match Assistant Coach
2001-10-28 canm16 Derek Possee [2001-10] Men’s U-16 camp in Germany Assistant Coach
2001-05-08 canm16 Derek Possee [2001-04] Men’s U-16 camp Assistant Coach

Women's Soccer

End Date Team Coach National Team Project Role
2013-11-30 CAN WNT John Herdman [2013-11] Women’s international match in Vancouver Technical Assistant
2012-07-01 CAN WNT John Herdman [2012-06] Women’s international match Technical Support
2012-06-23 CAN WNT John Herdman [2012-06] Women’s residency camp in Vancouver Technical Support
2012-03-07 CAN WNT John Herdman [2012-03] Cyprus Women’s Cup Technical Support
2012-02-26 CAN WNT John Herdman [2012-02] Women’s pre-tournament camp Technical Support
2006-08-23 CAN WNT Even Pellerud [2006-08] Women’s national camp Assistant Coach
(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
1997 CAN MNT 2-2-4 33 8 8 0 683 0 0 1 0 N/A 0
1996 CAN MNT 6-1-1 32 8 7 1 700 0 0 2 0 N/A 0
1995 CAN MNT 1-0-4 31 5 5 0 450 0 1 0 0 N/A 0
1994 CAN MNT 0-2-2 30 5 4 0 335 0 0 0 0 N/A 0
1993 CAN MNT 5-3-3 29 11 11 0 960 1 0 0 0 N/A 0
1992 CAN MNT 3-4-3 28 10 10 0 888 2 0 0 0 0 0
1991 CAN MNT 1-0-2 27 3 2 1 232 1 0 0 0 N/A 0
1990 CAN MNT 1-0-0 26 1 1 0 90 0 0 0 0 N/A 0
1989 CAN MNT 0-0-1 25 2 1 0 90 0 0 0 0 N/A 0
1988 CAN MNT 1-0-0 24 1 1 0 90 0 0 0 0 N/A 0
1986 CAN MNT 1-0-1 22 2 2 0 180 0 0 0 0 N/A 0
1984 CAN MNT 0-0-3 20 3 3 0 270 1 0 0 0 0 0
1983 CAN MNT 0-0-2 19 2 2 0 180 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTALS 61 57 2 5148 5 1 2 0 0 0

More International Records

Year Team Record Age GP GS SU Min G A Y R GA CS
1987 CAN OLY 0-0-1 23 1 1 0 90 0 0 0 0 N/A 0
1983 CAN OLY 0-0-1 19 1 0 1 12 0 0 0 0 0 0
1982 canm20 1-1-2 18 5 4 0 360 0 0 0 0 N/A 0
TOTALS 7 5 1 462 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
1997-11-16 San José, CRC FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 1 : 0 CRC 33 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1997-11-09 Burnaby, BC, CAN FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 0 : 3 USA 33 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1997-10-12 Edmonton, AB, CAN FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 2 : 2 MEX 33 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1997-09-07 Kingston, JAM FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 0 : 1 JAM 32 1 90 0 0 1 0 0 0
1997-06-01 Edmonton, AB, CAN FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 1 : 0 CRC 32 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1997-04-06 Burnaby, BC, CAN FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 0 : 0 SLV 32 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1997-03-16 Palo Alto, CA, USA FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 0 : 3 USA 32 1 53 0 0 0 0 0 0
1997-03-02 Ciudad México, MEX FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 0 : 4 MEX 32 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1996-12-15 San Salvador, SLV FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 2 : 0 SLV 32 20 70 0 0 0 0 0 0
1996-11-03 Burnaby, BC, CAN FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 1 : 0 SLV 32 1 90 0 0 1 0 0 0
1996-10-27 Ciudad de Panamá, PAN FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 0 : 0 PAN 32 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1996-10-13 Edmonton, AB, CAN FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 2 : 0 CUB 32 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1996-10-10 Edmonton, AB, CAN FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 2 : 0 CUB 32 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1996-08-30 Edmonton, AB, CAN FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 3 : 1 PAN 31 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1996-01-12 Los Angeles, CA, USA CONCACAF Gold Cup CAN MNT 1 : 4 BRA 31 1 90 0 0 1 0 0 0
1996-01-10 Anaheim, CA, USA CONCACAF Gold Cup CAN MNT 3 : 0 HON 31 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1995-06-07 Montréal, QC, CAN Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 0 : 3 TUR 30 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1995-06-04 Toronto, ON, CAN Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 1 : 3 TUR 30 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1995-05-28 Edmonton, AB, CAN Men's International Tournament CAN MNT 1 : 2 CHI 30 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1995-05-22 Edmonton, AB, CAN Men's International Tournament CAN MNT 2 : 0 NIR 30 1 90 0 1 0 0 0 0
1995-01-24 Toronto, ON, CAN Men's International Tournament CAN MNT 0 : 1 DEN 30 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1994-06-12 Toronto, ON, CAN Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 0 : 3 NED 29 1 65 0 0 0 0 0 0
1994-06-10 Montréal, QC, CAN Men's International Friendly CAN MNT - ESP 29 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1994-06-08 Toronto, ON, CAN Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 0 : 2 GER 29 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1994-06-05 Edmonton, AB, CAN Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 1 : 1 BRA 29 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1994-06-01 Montréal, QC, CAN Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 1 : 1 MAR 29 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1993-08-15 Sydney, AUS FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 1 : 2 AUS 28 1 120 0 0 0 0 0 0
1993-07-31 Edmonton, AB, CAN FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 2 : 1 AUS 28 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1993-07-18 Ciudad México, MEX CONCACAF Gold Cup CAN MNT 0 : 8 MEX 28 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1993-07-15 Ciudad México, MEX CONCACAF Gold Cup CAN MNT 2 : 2 MTQ 28 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1993-07-11 Ciudad México, MEX CONCACAF Gold Cup CAN MNT 1 : 1 CRC 28 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1993-05-02 San Salvador, SLV FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 2 : 1 SLV 28 1 30 0 0 0 0 0 0
1993-04-25 Ciudad México, MEX FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 0 : 4 MEX 28 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1993-04-18 Burnaby, BC, CAN FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 3 : 1 HON 28 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1993-04-11 Burnaby, BC, CAN FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 2 : 0 SLV 28 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1993-04-04 Tegucigalpa, HON FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 2 : 2 HON 28 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1993-03-24 San Juan de Tibás, CRC Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 1 : 0 CRC 28 1 90 1 0 0 0 0 0
1992-12-06 Kingston, JAM FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 0 : 0 BER 28 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1992-11-15 Burnaby, BC, CAN FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 4 : 2 BER 28 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1992-11-08 Burnaby, BC, CAN FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 2 : 3 SLV 28 1 90 1 0 0 0 0 0
1992-11-01 Toronto, ON, CAN FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 1 : 0 JAM 28 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1992-10-25 San Salvador, SLV FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 1 : 1 SLV 28 1 90 1 0 0 0 0 0
1992-10-18 Kingston, JAM FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 1 : 1 JAM 28 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1992-10-09 Greensboro, NC, USA Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 0 : 0 USA 28 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1992-09-03 Saint John, NB, CAN Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 0 : 2 USA 27 1 78 0 0 0 0 0 0
1992-06-13 Toronto, ON, CAN Men's International Tournament CAN MNT 3 : 1 HKG 27 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1992-05-20 Toronto, ON, CAN Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 1 : 3 SCO 27 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1991-07-03 Los Angeles, CA, USA CONCACAF Gold Cup CAN MNT 3 : 2 JAM 26 38 52 1 0 0 0 0 0
1991-06-30 Los Angeles, CA, USA CONCACAF Gold Cup CAN MNT 1 : 3 MEX 26 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1991-06-28 Los Angeles, CA, USA CONCACAF Gold Cup CAN MNT 2 : 4 HON 26 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1990-05-13 Burnaby, BC, CAN Corona Three Nations Cup CAN MNT 2 : 1 MEX 25 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1989-06-08 Ottawa, ON, CAN Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 0 : 2 BEL 24 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1989-04-12 Aalborg, DEN Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 0 : 2 DEN 24 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1988-10-15 Burnaby, BC, CAN FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 3 : 2 GUA 23 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1987-05-30 St. Louis, MO, USA Olympic Qualifying CAN OLY 0 : 3 USA 22 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1986-05-10 Toronto, ON, CAN Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 2 : 0 WAL 21 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1986-04-27 Ciudad México, MEX Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 0 : 3 MEX 21 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1984-10-24 Rabat, MAR Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 2 : 3 MAR 20 1 90 1 0 0 0 0 0
1984-10-21 Tunis, TUN Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 0 : 2 TUN 20 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1984-10-16 Algiers, ALG Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 0 : 1 ALG 20 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1983-12-11 San Pedro Sula, HON Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 1 : 3 HON 19 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1983-11-06 Toluca, MEX CAN OLY 1 : 2 MEX 19 78 12 0 0 0 0 0 0
1983-06-19 Toronto, ON, CAN Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 0 : 2 SCO 18 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1982-08-27 Ciudad Guatemala, GUA CONCACAF Men's Under-20 canm20 2 : 2 CRC 17 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1982-08-25 Ciudad Guatemala, GUA CONCACAF Men's Under-20 canm20 2 : 3 USA 17 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1982-08-22 Antigua, GUA CONCACAF Men's Under-20 canm20 1 : 2 HON 17 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1982-08-20 Antigua, GUA CONCACAF Men's Under-20 canm20 - TRI 17 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1982-08-17 Antigua, GUA CONCACAF Men's Under-20 canm20 3 : 1 17 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0

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