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John Nanoski
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John Nanoski

1993 Inductee

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Forward who was one of the stars of the Philadelphia Americans teams of the 1940s. Nanoski played for the Americans from 1943 to 1950, winning American Soccer League titles with them in 1944, 1947 and 1948. He had begun his ASL career with St. Mary’s Celtic of Brooklyn in 1938, and won a U.S. Open Cup title with that team in 1939, scoring goals in both legs of the final. ASL goalscoring leader in both 1942 and 1945. Inducted in 1993.

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