John Buchanan

26 May 1939
Date of passing
19 January 2017 (Age 77)
Glasgow, SCO
Where they grew up


John Buchanan

John Buchanan... worked for 50 years at Simon Fraser University (soccer and golf)... in 2016, the Simon Fraser University golf tournament was renamed the SFU John Buchanan Golf Classic...

honoured by the Canada Soccer Hall of Fame...

For Sport

served as head coach at Vancouver St. Andrews FC Juniors (1965-66)... served as head coach of Simon Fraser University men’s soccer team (starting 1966)... served as head coach and scout for Vancouver Royal Canadians (1967-68)... served as head coach for Vancouver Cougars FC... served as Technical Director and Assistant Coach at Vancouver Whitecaps FC...

served as Canada’s assistant coach at the Montréal 1976 Olympic Football Tournament... served as a team manager in Canada Soccer’s men’s national and men’s national youth programs from 1979 to 1983... served on Canada’s staff at the 1982 CONCACAF Men’s Youth Championship...

served as Chairman of the Pacific Coast Soccer League...

Individual Honours

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