Fred Dierden
Fred
Dierden

Born
Sep 16, 1895
Age
-
Club
N/A
Birthplace
Earleston, Lancashire, ENG
Height
170 cm
School(s)
N/A
Where they grew up
Toronto, CAN
TEAM HONOURS (5)
STATS
International "A" Level - CAN MNT
8 Appearances
8 Starts
0 Goals
0 Assists

Bio

Fred Dierden

Frederick Dierden... soccer family (brother Art)... his father Jabez was born in Haydock while his mother Hannah was born in Newcastle-Under-Lyme... he was still a young boy when his family moved from Earlestown to Toronto in the early 1900s... he was 19 years old when he enlisted for the Canadian Over-Seas Expeditionary Force on 7 December 1914 in Toronto, ON... married to his wife Mary Dierden... he was 64 years old when he passed away in Toronto, ON on 1 July 1960...

in 2012, was honoured by The Soccer Hall of Fame as one of “Canada Soccer’s Best XI in 50 Years: 1912-1962”...

as noted in a 1924 Australian program, Dierden was “a clever centre half (that) some say (is) the best in the east”... as noted in a 1924 Brisbane program, Dierden was “the best right or centre half in Canada”...

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