1975 Boston Minutemen Roster

North American Soccer League (NASL)
Team Record: 13-9 - 116 points
in the NASL's North Division

Lost Quarterfinal
Coach: Hubert Vogelsinger (13-9)
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
Attendance: 48,643, Avg. 4,422 in 11 home dates
1975 Boston Minutemen Statistics

The Boston Minutemen of the North American Soccer League ended the 1975 season with a record of 13 wins and 9 losses for 116 points in the NASL's North Division.

The Minutemen scored 41 goals and gave up 29. Ade Coker netted 10 goals for Boston, while Geoff Davies, Stephen Melledew, Fernando Nelson and Wolfgang Suhnholz each tallied five or more as well. Shep Messing recorded a 0.62 goals against average, topping keepers with significant playing time.

Hubert Vogelsinger coached the team. The 1975 Boston Minutemen lost in the Quarterfinal.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Chris AgoliatiM,FNovember 3, 19515'9"158Staten Island, NY
Igor BachnerM,FSeptember 16, 19465'10"155, Czechoslovakia
Henning BoelM,DAugust 15, 19456'0"174Ikast, Denmark
Ben BrewsterDSeptember 26, 19485'9"160Newton, MA
Jorge CaladoDJune 7, 1943, Mozambique
Ade CokerF,MMay 19, 19545'9"155Lagos, Nigeria
Geoff DaviesFJanuary 1, 19476'0"175Elsmere Port, California England
Len DudkowskiF,DNovember 27, 19565'10"160
EusebioF,F/M,MJanuary 25, 19426'0"175Maputo, Mozambique
Rainier HollaschDMarch 19, 1951, Germany
Tim HunterF,DMarch 3, 19545'9"152Toronto, ON Canada
Josef JacquesDSeptember 12, 1944Durham, England
Josef JelinekM,FJanuary 9, 19455'11"168Prague, Czechoslovakia
Rene KoremansM5'7"140, Holland
Carlos Alberto ManacaDBeira, Portugal
Stephen MelledewFNovember 28, 1945Rochdale, England
Shep MessingGOctober 9, 19495'11"170Bronx, NY
Carlos MetidieriFDecember 18, 19425'4"150Sorocaba, Brazil
Jan MichniewskiG6'2"183, Poland
Fernando NelsonF, Portugal
Axel NeumannM,D,FApril 22, 1952Berlin, Germany
Richard SewallD
Antonio SimoesM,FDecember 14, 19435'8"145Lisbon, Portugal
Jose SoroaMJuly 10, 19496'0"170Montevideo, Uruguay
Stan StartzellMSeptember 3, 19505'7"150McClure, PA
Bernd StoebeckM
Wolfgang SuhnholzM,FSeptember 14, 19466'1"163Berlin, Germany
Donald WelbourneDMarch 12, 19595'10"154Scunthorpe, England
Bill WilkinsonD5'8"165
Alan WoolerDAugust 17, 19536'1"170Poole, Dorset England
Eddie ZimmittiM, Italy