1981 California Surf Roster

North American Soccer League (NASL)
Team Record: 11-21 - 117 points
in the NASL's Western Division
Coach: Peter Wall (0-0)
Coach: Laurie Calloway (0-0)
Location: Anaheim, California
Attendance: 132,777, Avg. 8,299 in 16 home dates
1981 California Surf Statistics

The California Surf of the North American Soccer League ended the 1981 season with a record of 11 wins and 21 losses for 117 points in the NASL's Western Division.

The Surf scored 60 goals and conceded 77. Ossama Khalil netted 12 goals for California, while Graham Oates, Steve Moyers, Laurie Abrahams and Craig Allen each tallied five or more as well. Carlos Alberto, Charlie Cooke and Paulo Cesar each recorded 10 assists.

Peter Wall and Laurie Calloway coached the team.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Laurie AbrahamsFMarch 4, 19535'10"161London, England
Carlos AlbertoDJuly 17, 19446'0"170Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Craig AllenFOctober 2, 19596'0"160Guernsey, Channel Islands
Paul CahillDSeptember 29, 19555'9"160Liverpool, England
Paulo CesarMJune 16, 19495'9"160Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Joe ClarkeDNovember 27, 19535'10"158St. Louis, MO
Charlie CookeF,MOctober 14, 19426'0"165St. Monace, Scotland
John CravenDJuly 20, 1952St. Annes, England
Tony CrudoDMarch 25, 19595'11"170Seattle, WA
John FaulknerDMarch 10, 19486'0"175Orpington, England
Val FernandesD,MMarch 24, 19585'9"155San Paulo, Brazil
Vidal FernandezM,FMarch 25, 19585'9"155Mexico City, Mexico
Ian FilbyFOctober 9, 19545'10"175, England
Charlie GreeneF,D,F/MOctober 7, 19595'10"160New York, NY
Steve HellmichGOctober 16, 19606'1"180New York, NY
Ossama KhalilFFebruary 5, 1954Port Said, Egypt
Mark LindsayM,D,FMarch 6, 19555'10"160London, England
Mike MahoneyGOctober 25, 19506'1"190Bristol, England
Alan MayerGJuly 3, 19526'0"185Bayshore, NY
Steve MoyersFSeptember 23, 19565'10"158St. Louis, MO
Manny NevesM,FApril 13, 19605'7"140Azores, Portugal
Graham OatesD,MMarch 14, 19496'2"172Bradford, England
Steve RyanF,MOctober 27, 19565'10"175San Francisco, California
Johann ScharmannMFebruary 23, 19495'9"158, Austria
Steve SeargeantDJanuary 2, 19515'8"165Liverpool, England
Kai SteffenMSeptember 19, 19616'1"170Hamburg, Germany
Jan Van Der VeenMJuly 6, 19485'11"178Meppel, Holland