1968 Boston Beacons Roster

North American Soccer League (NASL)
Team Record: 9-17-6 - 121 points
in the NASL's Atlantic Conference
Coach: Jack Mansell (9-17-6)
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
Attendance: 64,064, Avg. 4,004 in 16 home dates
1968 Boston Beacons Statistics

The Boston Beacons of the North American Soccer League ended the 1968 season with a record of 9 wins and 17 losses and 6 ties for 121 points in the NASL's Atlantic Conference.

The Beacons scored 51 goals and gave up 69. Erik Dyreborg netted 13 goals for Boston, while William Fraser, Hector Ruben Sosa and Tony Gulin each tallied five or more as well.

Jack Mansell coached the team.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Orest BanachGMarch 31, 19486'1"180New Ulm, Germany
Henning BoelM,DAugust 15, 19456'0"174Ikast, Denmark
Lesburn BrownDJanuary 28, 19485'1"135, Jamaica
Brian DaviesFApril 21, 19475'8"160Doncaster, England
Erik DyreborgFJanuary 20, 19405'8"145Copenhagen, Denmark
William FraserF,MAugust 12, 19455'7"154Edinburgh, Scotland
Tony GulinF5'10"160Split, Croatia Yugoslavia
Jorgen HenriksenGJuly 16, 19426'1"160, Denmark
Tom KellyD5'8"164Dublin, Ireland
Yelmer KetemaF5'7"140, Ethiopia
John KyndbolM5'11"175, Denmark
John LiposinovicF5'10"150, Yugoslavia
Luis MayoralMAugust 10, 19476'0"155Madrid, Spain
Charlie McCullyM,DApril 30, 19476'0"165Motherwell, Scotland
Lloyd McLeanFAugust 24, 19475'6"140Kingston, Jamaica
Jorge MiguelD,FNovember 3, 19435'10"145Votorantum, Brazil
John MilnerDMay 14, 19425'9"158Huddersfield, England
Karl MinorFApril 9, 19486'0"175Heilbron, Germany
George MugosaM5'8"165, Yugoslavia
Patrick MullinsFFebruary 5, 19926'1"175New Orleans, LA Ireland
John OlsenFJanuary 4, 19435'9"158Copenhagen, Denmark
John PetersonMApril 4, 19436'0"175Hvidovre, Denmark
Miaden PopovicM6'1"170, Yugoslavia
David PughMJuly 9, 19435'11"175, Ireland
Orlando RijzenburgFMarch 23, 19485'7"145, Surinam
Paul SideropoulosFApril 13, 19445'8"168, Greece
Peter SimpsonDJanuary 13, 19455'11"163Great Yarmouth, Norfolk England
Richard Skora
Hector Ruben SosaFNovember 14, 19366'1"180, Argentina
Walter TarnawskiGAugust 19, 19396'1"175Kyiv, Soviet Union (Ukraine)
Dennis ZiadieFOctober 1, 19465'8"140Montego Bay, Jamaica