Canada Soccer

Pat Onstad

Name: Pat Onstad (CAN)
Hall of fame: 1
Height: 193 cm
Birthdate: 1968-01-13
Birthplace: Vancouver, BC, CAN
International "A" totals
Appearances: 58
Starts: 56
Goals: 0

Notes

Patrick Stewart Onstad... he was seven years old when he started playing soccer with the Point Grey Eagles... grew up playing hockey (until age 15)... favourites have included Ken Dryden, Guy Lafleur, Vancouver Canucks... physical education teacher in 1995-96 in Vancouver...

For Country

won a gold medal with Canada at the 1986 CONCACAF Youth Tournament in Trinidad & Tobago (Canada also qualified for the FIFA U-20 World Cup Chile 1987)... represented Canada at the FIFA U-20 World Cup Chile 1987 (he did not feature)... represented Canada at the X Pan American Games Indianapolis 1987... he was 20 years old when he made his debut for Canada (18 February 1988)... represented Canada in 1988 CONCACAF / FIFA World Cup Qualifiers for Italy 1990 (he did not feature)... represented Canada at the 1991 North American Nations Cup... represented Canada at the 1993 CONCACAF Gold Cup... represented Canada in 1992-93 CONCACAF / FIFA World Cup Qualifiers for USA 1994 (he did not feature)... represented Canada at the 1996 CONCACAF Gold Cup (he did not feature)... represented Canada in 1996-97 CONCACAF / FIFA World Cup Qualifiers for France 1998 (he did not feature)... won a gold medal with Canada at the 2000 CONCACAF Gold Cup (Canada qualified for the FIFA Confederations Cup Korea/Japan 2001)... represented Canada in 2000 CONCACAF / FIFA World Cup Qualifiers for Korea/Japan 2002... played in a career-high 11 consecutive Canada matches from 2000 to 2001, a Canadian record for goalkeepers... represented Canada at the FIFA Confederations Cup Korea/Japan 2001 (he did not feature)... represented Canada at the 2003 CONCACAF Gold Cup (he did not feature)... represented Canada in 2004 CONCACAF / FIFA World Cup Qualifiers for Germany 2006... he was the 17th footballer to make his 50th appearance for Canada (16 June 2007)... reached the semi-final stage with Canada at the 2007 CONCACAF Gold Cup... represented Canada in 2008 CONCACAF / FIFA World Cup Qualifiers for South Africa 2010...

For Sport

earned his USSF Coaching A License... served as a coach in Canada Soccer’s men’s national youth program in 2010 (with coach Tony Fonseca)... served as an assistant coach with D.C. United (2011 and 2012)... served as Chief Scout and Manager of Football Partnerships for Toronto FC...

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