1998 Miami Fusion Roster

Major League Soccer (MLS)
Team Record: 10-17 (SO: 5-0) - 35 points
Finishing 4th in MLS's Eastern Conference
Postseason: 0-2
Lost Conference Semifinal
Coach: Carlos Cordoba (5-11, SO: 3-0)
Coach: Ivo Wortmann (5-6, SO: 2-0)
Location: Miami, Florida
Attendance: 164,548, Avg. 10,284 in 16 home dates
1998 Miami Fusion Statistics

The Miami Fusion of Major League Soccer ended the 1998 season with a record of 10 wins and 17 losses, with a 5-0 showing in shootouts for 35 points finishing fourth in MLS's Eastern Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 0-2.

The Fusion scored 51 goals and conceded 68. Diego Serna netted 11 goals for Miami, while Dan Stebbins, Paulinho McLaren, Henry Gutierrez and Marcelo Herrera each tallied five or more also. Carlos Valderrama recorded 12 assists. Jeff Cassar topped the squad with 12 wins and a team-best 1.3 goals against average, best among keepers with significant playing time.

Carlos Cordoba and Ivo Wortmann coached the team. The 1998 Miami Fusion lost in the Conference Semifinal.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Bill AndrackiGMay 25, 19695'11"175Prince William, VA
Jason BoyceFOctober 14, 19755'7"152Hollywood, CA
Scott BudnickGOctober 28, 19716'2"195Wichita, KS
Jeff CassarGFebruary 2, 19746'2"195Livonia, MI
Ramiro CorralesDMarch 12, 19776'0"180Salinas, CA
Leo CullenMFebruary 28, 19765'8"165Minneapolis, MN
Henry GutierrezMAugust 28, 19685'7"150Hoboken, NJ
Marcelo HerreraM-FOctober 5, 19665'10"167Jujuy, Argentina
Kris KeldermanMDecember 10, 19686'1"185Appleton, WI
Matt KmoskoDJanuary 8, 19726'1"173Ship Bottom, NJ
Matt KnowlesDOctober 7, 19706'1"190Philadelphia, PA
Cle KooimanDJuly 3, 19636'1"190Newport Beach, CA
Alen KozicMSeptember 27, 19766'0"170Belgrade, Yugoslavia
John MaessnerM-DJune 2, 19695'10"162Hackensack, NJ
Tyrone MarshallDNovember 12, 19746'2"195Kingston, Jamaica
Joey MartinezDDecember 28, 19756'0"180Escondido, CA
Pablo MastroeniMAugust 29, 19765'10"170Mendoza, Argentina
Paulinho McLarenFAugust 28, 19635'11"170Sao Paulo, Brazil
Matt NapoleonGAugust 18, 19776'1"175Philadelphia, PA
Carlos ParraMFebruary 3, 19776'0"165West Haven, CT
Reginald Pierre-JeromeG6'0"196, Haiti
Diego SernaFOctober 2, 19736'1"195Medellin, Colombia
Dan StebbinsFNovember 13, 19695'10"170Milwaukee, WI
Jerry TamashiroFMarch 18, 19715'7"158Lima, Peru
Brian TaylorMJuly 23, 19756'0"170Hanford, CA
Roger ThomasMMarch 17, 19735'9"170Kingston, Jamaica
Carlos ValderramaMSeptember 2, 19615'9"157Santa Marta, Colombia
Nelson VargasMAugust 6, 19745'7"150Holyoke, MA
David VaudreuilDDecember 21, 19665'7"158Honolulu, HI
Wade WebberDJanuary 12, 19676'3"195Renton, WA
David WinnerGApril 23, 19716'1"185Fort Lauderdale, FL