1979-80 Atlanta Chiefs Roster

North American Soccer League (Indoor) (NASL Indoor)
Team Record: 10-2
in the NASL Indoor's Eastern Division
Postseason: 0-2
Lost Semifinal
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Attendance: 30,413, Avg. 5,069 in 6 home dates
1979-80 Atlanta Chiefs Statistics

The Atlanta Chiefs of the North American Soccer League (Indoor) ended the 1979-80 season with a record of 10 wins and 2 losses in the NASL Indoor's Eastern Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 0-2.

The Chiefs topped the league with just 46 goals allowed. Atlanta scored 70 goals. David Byrne netted 23 goals for the team, while Adrian Brooks contributed 12 assists. Victor Nogueira paced the squad with 9 wins and a team-best 3.67 goals against average, leading regular keepers. The 1979-80 Atlanta Chiefs lost in the Semifinal.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Mike BalsonDSeptember 9, 19476'0"175Bridgeport, England
Adrian BrooksM,FOctober 2, 19576'1"185Derby, England
David ByrneFJanuary 11, 19605'11"172Guildford, England
Chris CattaneoFNovember 6, 19575'9"150Brooklyn, NY
Tad DeLormGDecember 7, 19556'4"195Trier, Germany
Trevor FranklinDJune 2, 19575'10"160Liverpool, England
Webster LichabaD,MOctober 8, 19545'7"150Johannesburg, South Africa
Stuart LilleyD,GKApril 22, 19526'1"155Johannesburg, South Africa
Pat McMahonMSeptember 19, 19455'11"160Croy, Scotland
Joe MuiMOctober 18, 19545'3"118, Hong Kong
George NanchoffF/M,FApril 17, 19546'0"160Jankovec, Macedonia Yugoslavia
Louie NanchoffF,F/MJune 13, 19565'10"155Resen, Macedonia Yugoslavia
Victor NogueiraGJuly 17, 19596'1"185Maputo, Mozambique
Fred PereiraFFebruary 17, 19545'9"155Valanta, Portugal
Branko RadovicD,MOctober 18, 19505'10"165Titograd, Montenegro Yugoslavia
Neill RobertsM,FMarch 30, 19546'2"175Durban, South Africa
Carl StrongMJanuary 21, 19585'10"160Washington, D.C.