Werner Winsemann
Werner
Winsemann

Born
Jan 15, 1933
Age
88
Club
N/A
Birthplace
Bremen, GER
Height
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School(s)
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Where they grew up
Bremen, GER

Bio

Werner Winsemann

Werner J.H. Winsemann... he was 21 years old when he moved to Canada in 1954... he married his wife (they had four children)... became a Canadian citizen in 1960... in 2000, was one of two former Canadian referees included in the inaugural class honoured by The Soccer Hall of Fame in Canada (Horace Lyons and Werner Winsemann)... worked in the auto repair business...

the BC Soccer Werner Winsemann was named in his honour (the high performance referee of the year)...

wrote Emmerson Mathurin in 1980, “most of Winsemann’s colleagues in Concacaf regard him grudgingly as Numero Uno, while others in North American simply refer to him as The Best”...

Individual Honours