National Soccer Hall of Fame Closed Through April 14
William Palmer
Return to Hall of Famers

William Palmer

1952 Inductee

Secretary of the Eastern Pennsylvania state association from 1914 until his death in the 1940s. Palmer, who was born in England and emigrated to the United States in 1908, also served for many years as secretary of Philadelphia’s Allied Amateur Cup tournament and on various committees of the United States Football Association. He was chairman of the USFA’s finances committee. Inducted in 1952.

Return to Hall of Famers