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Cliff Goupille
Position Defenseman
Shot Right
6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
190 lb (86 kg)
Teams Montreal Canadiens
Nationality Flag of Canada Canadian
Born September 2, 1915(1915-09-02),
Trois-Rivières, PQ, CAN
Died July 4 2005 (aged 89),
Pro Career 1936 – 1951

Clifford "Red" Goupille (September 2, 1915 – July 4, 2005) was a professional ice hockey defenceman who played 222 games in the National Hockey League. He played for the Montreal Canadiens.

He was playing for the senior Montreal Lafontaine Bleus in 1935-36 when he got his first callup to the Canadiens. The next season he played for the New Haven Eagles and played another four games for the Habs. He was an NHL regular in 1937-38 but got sent down again in 1938-39. Goupille was a regular for the Canadiens in 1939-40, 1940-41, and 1941-42.

He joined the Canadian Army in 1942 and played for the senior Montreal Army in 1942-43. After serving two years in the army Goupille came back with the senior Hull Volants in 1945-46. Goupille finished off his career with the senior Sherbrooke Saints and retired in 1951.

In his NHL career, Goupille played in 222 games and score 12 goals and 28 assists.

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