Wally Tkachuk

V. (Wally) Tkachuk


As a member for distinguished contribution

Inducted 2005

Migrated to Australia in 1949 from Berestechko, Ukraine

Contributed to the game of soccer/football as a Player, Coach and Administrator is also a Life Member SASF and USC Lion SC

Chairman and member of numerous SASF and club committees, founding member of the USC Lion SC and officiated at the club as Chairman, Secretary and committee member in excess of 25 years. Chairman SASF 1979 to 1981, Chairman 1st Division Management committee, SASF delegate to the Australian Soccer Federation, LOC Member FIFA World Youth Championships 1981 and State Team Manager 1967 to 1972 was also instrumental in bringing to South Australia in excess of 90 overseas players and their family members