1968 Kansas City Spurs Roster

North American Soccer League (NASL)
Team Record: 16-11-5 - 158 points
in the NASL's Gulf Division

Lost Conference Final
Coach: Janos Bedl (16-11-5)
Location: Kansas City, Missouri
Attendance: 136,160, Avg. 8,510 in 16 home dates
1968 Kansas City Spurs Statistics

The Kansas City Spurs of the North American Soccer League ended the 1968 season with a record of 16 wins and 11 losses and 5 ties for 158 points in the NASL's Gulf Division.

Kansas City scored 61 goals and surrendered 43. Eric Barber netted 17 goals for the Spurs, while Willy Roy, Wolfgang Glock, Manfred Rummel and Ernie Winchester each contributed five or more, too. Bertus Hoogermann earned a 0.85 goals against average, topping goalkeepers with enough qualifying appearances.

Janos Bedl coached the team. The 1968 Kansas City Spurs lost in the Conference Final.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Nick Angelidas
Heinz BanschewitzM,D5'11"158Gunningfeld, Germany
Eric BarberFJanuary 18, 19425'10"170Dublin, Ireland
Gerrit BorghoisM6'1"181Amsterdam, Holland
Iris DeBritoFApril 15, 19455'9"170Rio de Janiero, Brazil
Luigi DeRobertisM,FJune 16, 19365'5"146Ceglie Del Campo, Bari Italy
Wolfgang GlockFMay 26, 19465'5"142, Germany
Uwe GobelD5'8"150, Germany
Milos GrbicM,F6'2"189, Yugoslavia
Janos HanekM,F5'8"165, Hungary
Joe HavertyFFebruary 17, 19365'5"145Dublin, Ireland
Bertus HoogermannG6'1"183Amsterdam, Holland
Waldemar KaszubskiD6'1"183Sczecin, Poland
Herman KriegerM
Alex McCallF, Scotland
Horst MuhlmannGJanuary 2, 19406'2"180Dortmund, Germany
Pat O'ConnorM,F, Scotland
Demetrius PlessasD,M5'8"156, Greece
Don PopovicM,FJanuary 1, 19415'9"150Ivangrad, Montenegro Yugoslavia
Willy RoyFFebruary 8, 19435'11"172Treuberg, Germany
Manfred RummelFJanuary 22, 1938Essen, Germany
Manfred SeisslerFAugust 8, 19395'11"173, Germany
Alphonsius StoffelsFFebruary 3, 1945Amsterdam, Holland
Nenad VraniesG, Yugoslavia
Mladen VrankovicD,M6'2"180Rijeka, Yugoslavia
Gerhard WiedemeierM5'6"160, Germany
Ernie WinchesterFMay 18, 19446'2"168Aberdeen, Scotland