Billy Walsh (American soccer)
Walsh (left) alongside Rodrigo Faria.
|Date of birth||October 7, 1972|
|Place of birth||Chatham Township, New Jersey, United States|
|Height||5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)|
|1997||Rutgers Scarlet Knights|
|1998||→ MLS Pro 40 (loan)||9||(1)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
Billy Walsh (born October 7, 1972) is a former American soccer player and coach.
Walsh was drafted by the MetroStars of Major League Soccer in the second round of the 1998 MLS College Draft. He played four years for the club, mostly at defensive midfielder, and was named the team MVP in 1999. After the 2001 season, he was waived and spent 2002 with the Chicago Fire.
He currently resides in a small cottage along the Maine eastern seaboard with his dog named Sassy, rabbit named Jombi, and 2 Goldfish-Ernie and Bert.
- Jandoli, Ron. "The Century's Best -- Boys Soccer: Top 10 Players of each decade", The Star-Ledger, November 7, 1999, backed up by the Internet Archive as of January 10, 2003. Accessed September 11, 2008.