Joseph Delach

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Joseph Delach
Personal information
Date of birth (1910-11-09)November 9, 1910
Place of birth Beadling, Pennsylvania, United States
Date of death July 31, 1975(1975-07-31) (aged 64)
Place of death United States
Height 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)
Playing position Right half
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1935–1946 Pittsburgh Beadling
Teams managed
Pittsburgh Beadling
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Joseph Delach was an American soccer right half, coach, team executive and league president who spent his entire professional career with Pittsburgh Beadling. He is a member of the National Soccer Hall of Fame.

Delach played for Pittsburgh Beadling from 1935 until his retirement as a player in 1946. He also coached the team into the early 1960s. He served as President of the Keystone League from 1962 to 1983 and was commissioner of the National Amateur Cup for ten years.

Delach is a member of the Beadling Hall of Fame[1] and was inducted into the National Soccer Hall of Fame in 1973.


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