John Nelson

Forward, Football player

1905 – 1984

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Who was John Nelson?

Johnny Nelson was a Scottish American soccer center forward who ended his career as the second leading scorer in the history of the first American Soccer League. He was posthumously inducted into the National Soccer Hall of Fame in 2005.

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Born
Feb 27, 1905
Johnstone
Nationality
  • United States of America
  • Scotland
Lived in
  • Johnstone
Died
Nov 30, 1984
Yonkers

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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