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Harry Keough of 1950 U.S. team dies

Updated: February 8, 2012, 9:48 AM ET
Associated Press

ST. LOUIS -- Harry Keough, who played for the U.S. soccer team that famously upset England at the 1950 World Cup, died Tuesday at his home in St. Louis. He was 84.

U.S. Soccer Federation spokesman Michael Kammarman said his death was confirmed by son Ty Keough, who also played for the American national team.

A defender who had one goal in 19 appearances for the U.S. from 1949 to 1957, Keough coached Saint Louis University to five NCAA soccer titles. He was inducted into the National ...

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