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Manuel Martin

Full name: Manuel Oliveira Martin
Nickname(s): Youngie
Gender: Male
Born: December 29, 1917 in Bristol, Rhode Island, United States
Died: September 5, 1997 in Fall River, Massachusetts, United States
Affiliations: Ponta Delgada SC, Fall River (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Football


Manuel Martin played football (soccer) for the US at the 1948 London Olympics. He played for Ponta Delgada Soccer Club of Fall River, Massachusetts. Martin was born in Rhode Island, just across the Massachusetts border from Fall River. In 1948 five players from Fall River competed for the US in Olympic soccer, including, besides Martin, [John Souza], [Ed Souza], [Joe Ferreira], and [Joseph Costa].


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1948 Summer 30 London Football Men's Football United States USA 9T

Men's Football

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G YC RC
1948 Summer 30 London Football United States USA Final Standings 9T 1948-07-26 0 0 0
1948 Summer 30 London Football United States USA Round One Match #7 2 1948-08-02 ITA 9, USA 0 0
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