Werner Nilsen, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Werner Nilsen

Norwegian American soccer player

Date of Birth: 04-Feb-1904

Place of Birth: Skien, Eastern Norway, Norway

Date of Death: 10-May-1992

Profession: association football manager, association football player

Nationality: Norway, United States

Zodiac Sign: Aquarius

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About Werner Nilsen

  • Werner "Scotty" Nilsen (February 4, 1904 in Skien, Norway – May 10, 1992 in St.
  • Louis, Missouri) is a former Norwegian American soccer forward.
  • He is one of the highest scoring players in U.S.
  • soccer history, scoring 131 goals in 239 games with the Boston Soccer Club.
  • He won five consecutive National Challenge Cups during his career, and four doubles.
  • He also earned two caps with the United States in 1934, one at the 1934 FIFA World Cup.
  • He is a member of the National Soccer Hall of Fame.

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