|Full name||Robert Joseph Annis|
|Date of birth||September 5, 1928|
|Place of birth||St. Louis, Missouri, United States|
|Date of death||March 31, 1995(aged 66)|
|Place of death||St. Louis, Missouri, United States|
|1947–1950||St. Louis Simpkins-Ford|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
Robert “Bob” Joseph Annis (September 5, 1928 – March 31, 1995) was an American soccer defender. He was a member of both the 1948 United States Olympic soccer team and the U.S. team at the 1950 FIFA World Cup. He is a member of the National Soccer Hall of Fame.
National and Olympic Teams
Annis was selected for the American squad at the 1948 Summer Olympics. However, he did not play in the only U.S. game of the tournament, a 9-0 loss to Italy.
Later that summer, he earned his only caps with the national team, a 3-1 win over Israel on September 26, 1948. In 1950, Annis was part of the U.S. team at the 1950 FIFA World Cup, but never entered a game as the U.S. went 1-2 in the first round. Annis was inducted into the National Soccer Hall of Fame in 1995, along with the rest of the 1950 U.S. World Cup squad.
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