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Thomas Cahill
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Thomas Cahill

1950 Inductee

1913 - 1921

Secretary of the USFA

1921-1926

Organized the original ASL

Leading administrator of American soccer in the first half of the 20th century and involved in the sport in a variety of ways. Cahill was the first general secretary of both the United States Football Association and the original American Soccer League after having been heavily involved in the founding of both of those organizations. He was the editor of the annual Spalding soccer guides and manager of the first three American teams to make European tours, in 1916, 1919 and 1920. Inducted in 1950.

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