Herve Guilliod

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Herve Guilliod
Personal information
Date of birth (1956-11-18) November 18, 1956 (age 61)
Place of birth Port-au-Prince, Haiti
Height 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Playing position Forward
Youth career
1973–1976 SUNY Fredonia
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1977–1978 New York Eagles
1979 New York Apollo
1979–1980 Hartford Hellions (indoor) 17 (12)
1980–1981 Chicago Horizon (indoor) 9 (10)
1983–1984 Buffalo Stallions (indoor) 135 (95)
1985 Fort Lauderdale Sun
1984–1985 Dallas Sidekicks (indoor) 35 (11)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Herve Guilliod (born November 18, 1956 in Port-au-Prince) is a retired Haitian soccer forward who played in both the American Soccer League and Major Indoor Soccer League.

He graduated from Fredonia State University where he had played soccer from 1973 to 1976. In 1977, the New York Eagles of the American Soccer League drafted Guilliod. He spent two seasons with the Eagles, one season with the New York Apollo in 1979, then moved indoors with the Hartford Hellions of the Major Indoor Soccer League in the fall of 1979. He later played for the Buffalo Stallions. On August 2, 1984, the Dallas Sidekicks purchased Guilliod's contract from the Stallions. He scored the first-ever regular season goal in Sidekicks' history. After being released from the Sidekicks on March 7, 1985, Guilliod played for the Fort Lauderdale Sun in the United Soccer League. He also became a coach in the Garland, Texas area. He founded the Garland Strikers youth club in 1994. He remains there today as President, Coaching Director, and Head Coach of the '86 boys team.


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