Alexander Hall (soccer)

Alexander Noble Hall (3 December 1880 – 25 September 1943) was a Scottish amateur footballer who competed for Canada in the 1904 Summer Olympics. He then had a professional career in Scotland and England.[1]

Medal record
Men's football
Representing  Canada
Olympic Games
Gold medal – first place 1904 St. Louis Team competition

Hall was born in Aberdeen, Scotland, and brought up in Peterhead. In 1904 he was a member of the Galt F.C. team that won the gold medal in the Summer Olympics football tournament. He played both matches as a forward and scored three goals in the first.

Hall died in Toronto, Canada, on 25 September 1943 and is buried in the city's Prospect Cemetery.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Alexander Hall". Olympedia. Retrieved February 14, 2021.
  2. ^ Alexander Noble Hall at Find A Grave

External linksEdit

Alexander Hall at the International Olympic Committee