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Jimmy Kelly

Jimmy Kelly

Clubs played for: Manchester United, Chicago Sting , Los Angeles Aztecs, Tulsa Roughnecks (indoor), Tulsa Roughnecks, Toronto Blizzard, Toronto Blizzard (indoor), Los Angeles Lazers (1974-1983)

Born: 1957

Birthplace: Carlisle, Cumbria

Position: Midfielder

Biography: Came through the ranks and made his only League appearance as a sub against Wolverhampton Wanderers at Old Trafford in December 1975. But it wasn't until he left United and moved across the Atlantic that his career really took off playing under the guidance of Bill Foulkes at the Chicago Sting. He also played for Tulsa Roughnecks, Los Angeles Aztecs,Portland Timbers and was later a team mate of Jimmy Greenhoff in Toronto. Kelly has been the head coach at the College of DuPage in Glen Ellyn, Illinois, since 1987 and has been playing in the NJCAA Division I Men's soccer program since 1990.

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