1981 Los Angeles Aztecs Roster

North American Soccer League (NASL)
Team Record: 19-13 - 160 points
in the NASL's Western Division

Lost First Round
Coach: Claudio Coutinho (19-13)
Location: Los Angeles, California
Attendance: 93,031, Avg. 5,814 in 16 home dates
1981 Los Angeles Aztecs Statistics

The Los Angeles Aztecs of the North American Soccer League ended the 1981 season with a record of 19 wins and 13 losses for 160 points in the NASL's Western Division.

Los Angeles scored 53 goals and yielded 55. Bill Faria netted 11 goals for the Aztecs, while Chris Dangerfield, Dragan Simic, Poli Garcia and Ruben Romano each tallied five or more, too.

Claudio Coutinho coached the team. The 1981 Los Angeles Aztecs lost in the First Round.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Javier AguirreFDecember 1, 19585'10"155Mexico City, Mexico
Alfredo AnhieloGAugust 30, 19516'2"170, Argentina
Savva BillerGSeptember 2, 19615'11"170New York, NY
Chris DangerfieldF,MAugust 9, 19555'11"165Coleshill, Warwickshire England
Antonio De La TorreMSeptember 21, 19515'10"155, Mexico
Gilson De OliveiraDNovember 16, 19535'10"156, Brazil
Marcelino De OliveiraM5'6"138
Roberto De OliveiraFSeptember 11, 19555'9"160Brooklyn, NY
Bill FariaFApril 3, 19535'9"178, Brazil
Luis FernandoF,MMarch 29, 19555'11"170Sao Paulo, Brazil
Poli GarciaF,MJanuary 8, 19585'7"167San Diego, California
Mihalj KeriDJanuary 15, 19516'1"180Kikinda, Serbia Yugoslavia
John McGraneDOctober 12, 19525'10"160Glasgow, Scotland
Mike McLenaghenD/M,M/D,D,MJune 10, 19545'11"165Burnaby, British Columbia Canada
Paulo MouraM,D,D/MJanuary 25, 19545'11"150Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Brian QuinnM,D/MMay 24, 19605'9"155Belfast, Northern Ireland
Luiz RangelM5'8"160
Eric ReeseDNovember 30, 19616'2"190New York, NY
Ruben RomanoMMay 18, 19585'8"155, Argentina
Todd SaldanaM,FJanuary 15, 19625'10"150Redondo Beach, California
Dave SheltonM,DFebruary 27, 19565'9"155Chicago, IL
Dragan SimicM,FAugust 14, 19515'9"160Gracanica, Bosnia Yugoslavia
Kurt StierleM/D,DFebruary 13, 19585'11"170Torrance, California
Wim SuurbierD,M/DJanuary 15, 19455'10"155Eindhoven, Holland
Chris TurnerGFebruary 1, 19606'1"180Vancouver, British Columbia Canada