Brazilian forward Joao Jorge played for the Montreal Concordia club in the 1961 season. He scored the winning goal when Concordia won the 1961 Canadian Challenge Trophy.
Kitchener Concordia Kickers played in the National Soccer League from 1965 to 1971.
Olinto Rubini was a Brazilian centre forward who starred for Toronto Roma in the 1961 National Soccer League season.
The (Toronto Polish) White Eagles were members of the National Soccer League from 1952 to 1961. They won the NSL league and playoff championships in the 1956 season.
Former Scottish League player Tommy Barrett won two Canadian Challenge trophies. He also played in the National Soccer League, the International Soccer League and the Eastern Canada Professional Soccer League.
Former Football League half-back Jimmy Cairney starred in the National Soccer League for Polish White Eagles, Toronto Sparta and Toronto Roma.