Harry Keough

Harry Keough / Soccer
12:12 pm
Tue February 7, 2012

St. Louis soccer legend Harry Keough dead at 84

St. Louis native and soccer legend Harry Keough died Feb. 7.
(Courtesy SoccerSTL.net)

Harry Keough, a member of the U.S. soccer team that upset England at the 1950 World Cup, has died. He was 84.

Keough was a native St. Louisan and coached soccer at Saint Louis University, where he won five national NCAA titles.

Keough died Tuesday, U.S. Soccer Federation spokesman Michael Kammarman said.

A defender who had one goal in 19 appearances for the U.S. from 1949-57, Keough started all three games for the Americans at the 1950 World Cup and was captain when the U.S. played Spain in its opener.

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