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Eddie Flynn

Eddie Flynn
Personal information
Full nameEdward Gerald Flynn
Date of birthNovember 5, 1919
Place of birthCorduff, Ireland
Date of deathMarch 6, 2002(age 2002)
Place of deathCollegeville, PA, USA
Height5ft. 11.75 in.
Playing positionGoalie

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Eddie Flynn (5 November 1919, Corduff, Ireland - 6 March 2002, Collegeville, Pennsylvania, USA) was an Irish professional soccer player who was an outstanding goalie in the League of Ireland during the 1930's and 1940s. Flynn played for St. James’ Gate, the Bohemians, Cliftonville and Drumcondra, among others, during his career in the League of Ireland and the Irish League.

Flynn emigrated to Canada in the late 1940s, where he continued to play soccer for the East End Canadians and Ulster United. He was also selected for the Ontario All Stars.

In 1950, Flynn emigrated from Canada to the United States. In New York, he continued his soccer career, playing for the New York Americans, the Brooklyn Hispanos and the New York Hakoah.

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