Eddie Clear

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Eddie Clear
Personal information
Full name Edward Clear
Date of birth (1944-05-15) May 15, 1944 (age 73)
Place of birth St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Playing position Midfielder
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1967–1969 St. Louis Stars 11 (0)
National team
1968 United States 5 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Edward “Eddie” Clear is a retired American soccer defender who earned five caps with the U.S. national team in 1968.

Professional[edit]

He played professionally for the St. Louis Stars in both the National Professional Soccer League and North American Soccer League from 1967 to 1969.[1]

National team[edit]

Clear gained his first of five caps with the U.S. national team in a 3-3 tie with Israel. He played the next three games with the U.S., then did not play in the next two U.S. games. His final appearance with the U.S. came in a 1-0 World Cup qualifier victory over Canada on October 27, 1968. He was a substitute for Bob Gansler.[2]

Clear was inducted into the St. Louis Soccer Hall of Fame on November 14, 1996.[3]

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