1974 Dallas Tornado Roster

North American Soccer League (NASL)
Team Record: 9-8-3 - 100 points
in the NASL's Central Division

Lost Semifinal
Coach: Ron Newman (9-8-3)
Location: Dallas, Texas
Attendance: 84,694, Avg. 8,469 in 10 home dates
1974 Dallas Tornado Statistics

The Dallas Tornado of the North American Soccer League ended the 1974 season with a record of 9 wins and 8 losses and 3 ties for 100 points in the NASL's Central Division.

Dallas bagged 39 goals and conceded 27. Ilija Mitic scored 10 goals for the Tornado, while Albert Jackson and Kyle Rote netted five or more as well. Ken Cooper recorded a 0.73 goals against average, leading goalkeepers with enough qualifying appearances.

Ron Newman coached the team. The 1974 Dallas Tornado lost in the Semifinal.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Oliver AcquahDMarch 22, 19496'1"180Accra, Ghana
Gary AllisonGOctober 14, 19526'0"170Munich, Germany
Mohammad AttaihM,DFebruary 15, 19505'4"135Accra, Ghana
Otey CannonFOctober 16, 19505'10"165San Francisco, California
David ChadwickF,MAugust 19, 19435'7"140Ootacamund, India
Neil CohenD,FSeptember 12, 19556'1"180Dallas, TX
Ken CooperGOctober 11, 19466'0"170Blackpool, England
John CoyneFJuly 18, 19515'10"166Liverpool, England
Freddie GarciaF,MJuly 7, 19525'9"160Guanajuato, Mexico
Tommy GoreMNovember 26, 1953Liverpool, England
Dick HallDJuly 3, 19455'9"168Portland, England
Albert JacksonDSeptember 12, 19436'0"175Manchester, England
Luiz JuracyFMay 3, 19395'8"168, Brazil
George LeyDApril 7, 19465'10"175Exminster, England
Altamont McKenzieDMarch 5, 19515'7"153Kingston, Jamaica
Ilija MiticM,FJuly 19, 19405'10"160Belgrade, Serbia Yugoslavia
Bobby MoffatDOctober 7, 19455'10"165Portsmouth, England
Billy PsifidisDJune 1, 19445'7"154Salonika, Greece
Mike RenshawF,DApril 28, 19485'9"164Manchester, England
Bob RidleyF,MMay 30, 19425'8"150Reading, England
Kyle RoteFDecember 25, 19506'0"183Dallas, TX
Peter ShortD,FOctober 27, 19446'0"180Liverpool, England
Freddie SmithDDecember 25, 1952West Sleekburn, England
Roy TurnerMOctober 30, 19435'10"170Liverpool, England