BRUCE TWAMLEY



Full Name: Bruce Richardson Twamley

Dob: 23-05-1952

Pob: Victoria, British Columbia, CA

Position: Full Back

Era: Professional

Club Appearance Record

SeasonTot AppsTot Goals
1968-69 0 0
1969-70 0 0
1970-71 0 0
1971-72 0 0
1972-73 0 0
1973-74 1 0
1974-75 1 0
TOTALS 2 0

Career Appearance Record

ClubDate SignedDate LeftFee
Ipswich Town October 1969 June 1975 Youth Team
Vancouver Whitecaps 1975 1975 Free
New York Cosmos 1976 1977 -
Minnesota Kicks 1977 1978 -
Oakland Stompers 1978 1978 -
Edmonton Drillers 1979 1979 -

(6) Comments

  • In April 1975 Bruce Twamley was keen to return to Canada and the Club, rather than stand in his way, granted him a free transfer and honoured his contract until the end of June 1975.

  • Also played for Minnesota Kicks and Oakland Stompers between playing for Cosmos and Edmonton In 2008 was inducted into the Canadian Soccer Hall of Fame

    1975 Vancouver Whitecaps Played 18, Goals 2
    1976 and 77 New York Cosmos Played 2
    1977 and 78 Minnesota Kicks Played 14
    1978 Oakland Stompers Played 6
    1979 Edmonton Drillers Played 9

    Depends what website you look at some say he played 8 times for Canada but most(including the Hall of Fame) say 9.

    His first coaching job was with the University of alberta 'Golden Bears'in 1980

  • b:Victoria British Columbia

  • Initially joined the club as an Amateur

  • Bruce has had spells coaching various teams for the Canadian FA including the Olympic team and the national Under 20 team. Now works for the Dutch coaching school Coerver, the head coach for the Coerver scheme in British Columbia in Canada.

  • I played juvenile soccer with Bruce Twamley until he left for Ipswich, in 1969. We are still very close friends. Bruce, at present is with the Canadian Soccer Association; as an assistant coach of the National Team.

Contract Info

  • Bruce Twamley joined Ipswich Town as an Amateur player in October 1969 - The Transfer Fee + Contract Period Are Both Unknown

    He joined Vancouver Whitecaps from Ipswich Town - Some Time During In 1975 - The Transfer Fee + Contract Period Are Both Unknown

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