Ernest Linton

Albert Ernest Linton (February 17, 1880 – August 6, 1957) was a Canadian amateur soccer player who competed in the 1904 Summer Olympics. Linton was born in Scotland. In 1904 he was a member of the Galt F.C. team, which won the gold medal in the soccer tournament. He played both matches as a goalkeeper, keeping a clean slate in both.[1]

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


  1. ^ "Ernest Linton". Olympedia. Retrieved February 14, 2021.

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  • profile (link broken as of at least 2009 Jan. 24)