1978-79 Cleveland Force Roster

Major Indoor Soccer League (MISL)
Team Record: 5-19
in the MISL
Coach: Peter Terry (3-15)
Coach: Gordon Fearnley (2-4)
Location: Cleveland, Ohio
Attendance: 37,393, Avg. 3,116 in 12 home dates
1978-79 Cleveland Force Statistics

The Cleveland Force of the Major Indoor Soccer League ended the 1978-79 season with a record of 5 wins and 19 losses in the MISL.

Cleveland chalked up 94 goals, worst in the league and gave up 159. Brian Budd scored 24 goals for the Force, while Roy Sinclair contributed 14 assists. Miguel Barca topped the squad with 3 wins, and Jim May earned a 6.01 goals against average, leading goalkeepers with enough qualifying appearances.

Peter Terry and Gordon Fearnley coached the team.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Mohammad AttaihM,DFebruary 15, 19505'4"135Accra, Ghana
Miguel BarcaGJanuary 30, 19545'9"155Newark, NJ
Rich BrandsGDecember 7, 19545'9"145St. Louis, MO
Brian BuddF,MApril 8, 19526'1"180Toronto, ON Canada
Ceasar CervinFJanuary 29, 19535'9"155El Paso, TX
Everald CummingsFAugust 28, 19485'8"140Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
Tony DouglasM,FAugust 16, 19525'9"160Point Fortin, Trinidad and Tobago
Paul DuekerGOctober 15, 19546'0"183Missouri, MO
Gordon FearnleyFJanuary 25, 19505'10"165Bradford, England
Randy GarberMAugust 19, 19525'9"165Abington, PA
Freddie GarciaF,MJuly 7, 19525'9"160Guanajuato, Mexico
Alan HamlynDJanuary 5, 19475'11"162London, England
Bob HritzFNovember 6, 19565'8"158, Germany
Scott JonesJuly 10, 19555'11"170St. Louis, MO
Jim MayGMarch 22, 19536'1"170Kings Ferry, NY
Gene MishalowDAugust 10, 19535'8"140Chicago, IL
Tim MurphyD5'8"150Trenton, NJ
John Nelson
Steve NewmanFDecember 29, 19535'11"170Seattle, WA
Steve NorrisDJuly 19, 19545'11"170Ann Arbor, MI
Jose PernaJanuary 24, 19545'11"175Seattle, WA
Les PetersonDDecember 29, 19545'10"155Miami, FL
RildoDJanuary 23, 19425'9"155Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Roy SinclairMDecember 10, 19445'8"147Liverpool, England
Blaz StimacMJanuary 12, 19545'7"155, Yugoslavia
Roman UrbanczukFFebruary 16, 19595'9"165, Poland
Mark YeelesMFebruary 23, 19555'10"168, England