1984-85 Kansas City Comets Roster

Major Indoor Soccer League (MISL)
Team Record: 22-26
in the MISL's Western Division
Postseason: 2-3
Lost Division Semifinal
Coach: Pat McBride (3-10)
Coach: Rick Benben (19-16)
Location: Kansas City, Missouri
Attendance: 310,017, Avg. 12,917 in 24 home dates
1984-85 Kansas City Comets Statistics

The Kansas City Comets of the Major Indoor Soccer League ended the 1984-85 season with a record of 22 wins and 26 losses in the MISL's Western Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 2-3.

The Comets recorded 216 goals and allowed 221. Charlie Fajkus scored 31 goals for Kansas City, while Carlos Salguero, Tasso Koutsoukos, Benny Tabak, Laurie Abrahams and Charlie Carey each netted fifteen or more, too. Tasso Koutsoukos recorded 26 assists. Manny Schwartz topped the squad with 19 wins and a team-best 4.16 goals against average, pacing goalkeepers with enough qualifying appearances.

Pat McBride and Rick Benben coached the team. The 1984-85 Kansas City Comets lost in the Division Semifinal.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Laurie AbrahamsFMarch 4, 19535'10"161London, England
Boris BandovF,M,M/F,D/M,DNovember 23, 19535'10"175Livno, Bosnia Yugoslavia
Petar BaralicF,MOctober 3, 19515'10"175Cecak, Serbia Yugoslavia
Cliff BrownGMay 23, 19565'11"160Valdosta, GA
Charlie CareyFFebruary 26, 19585'7"148Port Glasgow, Scotland
Tim ClarkDJune 5, 19595'10"160St. Louis, MO
Angelo DiBernardoM,FMay 16, 19565'9"155Buenos Aires, Argentina
Enzo DiPedeGJanuary 3, 19575'10"160Sora, Italy
Charlie FajkusMMarch 4, 19575'10"158Chicago, IL
Mark FredericksonD,MJuly 15, 19606'0"175St. Louis, MO
Clive GriffithsDJanuary 22, 19555'10"160Pontypridd, Wales
Kevin HandlanM,FJuly 10, 19565'8"140St. Louis, MO
Damir HaraminaFMay 23, 19625'10"185Zagreb, Croatia Yugoslavia
Gordon HillFApril 1, 19545'7"155Staines, England
Tasso KoutsoukosF,MApril 4, 19595'10"173Montreal, QC Canada
Mark LivericFAugust 16, 19535'11"175Zadar, Croatia Yugoslavia
Greg MakowskiDJuly 5, 19565'11"175St. Louis, MO
Nick MangioneMApril 2, 19585'7"149Baltimore, MD
Arnie MausserGFebruary 28, 19546'2"185Brooklyn, NY
Paul MillerSt. Louis, MO
Steve PecherD,FFebruary 13, 19566'0"194St. Louis, MO
Carlos SalgueroFJune 10, 19555'9"160Mendoza, Argentina
Gino SchiraldiDMarch 20, 19585'8"170Toronto, ON Canada
Manny SchwartzGNovember 21, 19576'2"185Haifa, Israel
Elson SealeFJune 13, 19555'7"150Bridgetown, Barbados
Benny TabakFJune 7, 19565'10"160Rehovat, Israel
Tim TwellmanM,D,FMay 1, 19555'11"175St. Louis, MO