1971 Dallas Tornado Roster

North American Soccer League (NASL)
Team Record: 10-6-8 - 119 points
in the NASL's South Division

Won Championship
Coach: Ron Newman (10-6-8)
Location: Dallas, Texas
Attendance: 46,562, Avg. 3,326 in 14 home dates
1971 Dallas Tornado Statistics

The Dallas Tornado of the North American Soccer League ended the 1971 season with a record of 10 wins and 6 losses and 8 ties for 119 points in the NASL's South Division.

The Tornado relinquished 24 goals, fewest in the league. Dallas netted 38 goals. Kirk Apostolidis scored 11 goals for the team, while Thomas Youlden and Tony McLoughlin tallied five or more also. Tom Reynolds recorded a 0.46 goals against average, leading regularly-used goalkeepers.

Ron Newman coached the team. The 1971 Dallas Tornado won the Championship.

Click on column headings to sort.

Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Kirk ApostolidisF, Greece
Jim BenedekD,FJune 9, 19415'8"154Budapest, Hungary
BertoDJune 4, 1947Sao Paulo, Brazil
John BestDJuly 11, 19405'11"175Liverpool, England
Ray BloomfieldFOctober 15, 19445'10"160London, England
Ken CooperGOctober 11, 19466'0"170Blackpool, England
Momcilo GavricDAugust 4, 19385'10"170Sinj, Croatia Yugoslavia
Dick HallDJuly 3, 19455'9"168Portland, England
Frank HasonGJune 8, 19355'10"173Bratislava, Czechoslovakia
Lauriberto IgnacioFJune 4, 1949San Pedro, Brazil
Luiz JuracyFMay 3, 19395'8"168, Brazil
Tony McLoughlinF
Bobby MoffatDOctober 7, 19455'10"165Portsmouth, England
Tibor MolnarF,MJune 6, 19525'11"170Budapest, Hungary
Ron NewmanM,FJanuary 19, 19365'9"160Foreham, England
OrecoDJune 13, 19375'9"170, Brazil
Mike RenshawF,DApril 28, 19485'9"164Manchester, England
Tom ReynoldsGSeptember 6, 19555'11"180Alameda, California
Barry RowanFApril 24, 19425'9"163Willesden, England
Mirko StojanovicGJuly 11, 19396'0"190Zagreb, Croatia Yugoslavia
Phillip TinneyFJanuary 15, 19455'9"171Liverpool, England
Roy TurnerMOctober 30, 19435'10"170Liverpool, England
Thomas YouldenDAugust 7, 1940London, England