Tony Waiters

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Tony Waiters
Personal information
Full name Anthony Keith Waiters
Date of birth (1937-02-01)1 February 1937
Place of birth Southport, England
Date of death 10 November 2020(2020-11-10) (aged 83)
Position(s) Goalkeeper
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1957–1958 Bishop Auckland
1958–1959 Macclesfield Town 11 (0)
1959–1967 Blackpool 257 (0)
1970–1972 Burnley 38 (0)
Total 306 (0)
National team
1964 England 5 (0)
Teams managed
1972–1977 Plymouth Argyle
1977–1979 Vancouver Whitecaps
1981–1986 Canada
1990–1991 Canada
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Anthony Keith Waiters (1 February 1937 – 10 November 2020) was an English footballer. He played as a goalkeeper for Blackpool, Burnley, and the England national team. He was the manager of Canada when they played at the 1986 World Cup[1][2]

Waiters died on 10 November 2020, aged 83.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "One and Only: Remembering Canada's lone World Cup appearance - Sportsnet.ca". sportsnet.ca. Retrieved 2014-07-12.
  2. "Canada's World Cup Coach Struggles to Put Together a Winning Soccer Team". Los Angeles Times. 11 May 1986.
  3. "Former Plymouth Argyle manager Tony Waiters passes away aged 83". Plymouth Live. Archived from the original on 10 November 2020. Retrieved 11 November 2020.

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