Tom Riley (soccer)

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Thomas Riley is a Canadian former international soccer player. [1] He won one cap for Canada in 1975. Riley is a member of the Newfoundland and Labrador Soccer Association Hall of Fame. He attended Memorial University of Newfoundland. [2]

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References

  1. "Tom Riley". National Football Teams. Benjamin Strack-Zimmerman. Retrieved 12 December 2016.
  2. "Tom Riley". www.canadasoccer.com. Retrieved May 8, 2020.