Richard Roberts (soccer)

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Dick Roberts
Personal information
Full name Richard Roberts
Place of birth United States
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1949–1953 Kearny Scots
1953–1955 Brooklyn Hispano
National team
1952 United States 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Richard “Dick or Dickie” Roberts is a former American soccer forward who played professionally in the American Soccer League and earned one cap with the U.S. national team.


In 1949, Roberts signed with the Kearny Scots of the American Soccer League. In 1952, he led the league in scoring with nineteen goals.[1] In 1953, he played with Brooklyn Hispano.[2]

National team[edit]

On April 30, 1952, Roberts earned his lone cap with the U.S. national team in a 6-0 loss to Scotland.[3]