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|Full name||Garret Andrew Kusch|
|Date of birth||26 September 1973|
|Place of birth||Richmond, Canada|
|Height||1.89 m (6 ft 2 in)|
|2007||Columbus Clan FC|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
Garret Andrew Kusch (born 26 September 1973) is a Canadian former soccer player who played at both professional and international levels as a striker. After retiring as a player, Kusch became a Chiropractor.
Born in Richmond, British Columbia, Kusch started his career at local side Vancouver 86ers and then played successfully in a Belgian lower division with Mons. Injury-hit, he then only featured twice for Mechelen in the Belgian First Division in the 1999/2000 season. He revived his career after a foot injury at Swedish second division side Mjällby only to finish the first of his two years-contract at Norwegian second division outfit Hønefoss to quit professional soccer aged just 28 in 2001 to continue his studies.
Kusch made his debut for Canada in an April 1997 FIFA World Cup qualification match against El Salvador and earned a total of 21 caps, scoring 1 goal. The shaven-headed striker has represented Canada in 5 FIFA World Cup qualification matches and participated in the 2001 FIFA Confederations Cup, where he played his final international against Cameroon.
Kusch currently works for the Canadian national team as a chiropractor.
- "Cdn soccer striker Garret Kusch calls it quits". CTV. 19 December 2001. Retrieved 15 April 2008.
- "Kusch Announces His Retirement". Canada Soccer. 19 December 2001. Retrieved 15 April 2008.[dead link]
- Columbus Clan FC take home the Silver Medal in 2007
- Record at FIFA Tournaments – FIFA