Soccer-Former NASL commissioner Woosnam passes away (Reuters)

July 21 (Reuters) – Phil Woosnam, the former commissioner of the North American Soccer League (NASL), who oversaw the arrival of Pele and other international greats to the fledgling league, has died, NASL said on its website. Woosnam, who served as commissioner from 1969 to 1982 and was also a coach of the United States men’s national team, was 80. He died in Marietta, Georgia on Friday. …

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