John Kurila was born on April 10, 1941, in Glasgow, Scotland and died on March 6, 2018.
He was a Scottish footballer.
He played as a wing half in The Football League.
He was most notably played for Northampton Town, as well as playing for Celtic, Bristol City, Southend United, Colchester United and Lincoln City.
Kurila settled in the Northampton area after football.
Kurila had two separate spells with the Cobblers and worked in the building trade, notably as a qualified carpenter.
He was married and had 3 children -a daughter Keely, and 2 sons Mick and Alan, who both became footballers at non-league level.
Kurila died at 76 years old.