1977 Minnesota Kicks Roster

North American Soccer League (NASL)
Team Record: 16-10 - 137 points
in the NASL's Western Division

Lost Division Championship
Coach: Freddie Goodwin (16-10)
Location: Bloomington, Minnesota
Attendance: 426,020, Avg. 32,771 in 13 home dates
1977 Minnesota Kicks Statistics

The Minnesota Kicks of the North American Soccer League ended the 1977 season with a record of 16 wins and 10 losses for 137 points in the NASL's Western Division.

The Kicks chalked up 44 goals and yielded 36. Alan Willey scored 14 goals for Minnesota, while Ron Futcher and Ade Coker netted five or more also. Alan West recorded 11 assists. Geoff Barnett recorded a 0.83 goals against average, leading goalkeepers with enough qualifying appearances.

Freddie Goodwin coached the team. The 1977 Minnesota Kicks lost in the Division Championship.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
George ArmstrongFAugust 9, 1944Hebburn, England
Mike BaileyMFebruary 27, 1942Wisbech, England
Geoff BarnettGOctober 16, 19466'0"166Northwich, England
Sam BickD,MJanuary 30, 19555'11"180St. Louis, MO
Ade CokerF,MMay 19, 19545'9"155Lagos, Nigeria
Stan CumminsF,MJune 12, 19585'3"135Ferryhill, England
Dave D'ErricoDJune 3, 19525'11"165Newark, NJ
Mike FlaterFJanuary 22, 19506'0"170Chicago, IL
Paul FutcherDSeptember 25, 1956Chester, England
Ron FutcherFSeptember 25, 19565'11"170Chester, England
Tino LettieriGSeptember 27, 19575'8"170Torito Bari, Italy
Steve LittDMay 21, 19546'2"200Carlisle, England
John MayerFJune 29, 1955Linz, Austria
Alan MerrickD,M,M/DJune 20, 19505'10"160Birmingham, England
Mark MoranMSeptember 26, 19545'11"165St. Louis, MO
Patrick NtsoelengoeM,FFebruary 26, 19565'8"155Randfontein, South Africa
Paul PriceDMarch 23, 1959St. Albans, England
Peter ShortD,FOctober 27, 19446'0"180Liverpool, England
Keith SteeleDOctober 9, 19585'8"160, Trinidad and Tobago
Gene StrenicerM,DAugust 12, 19455'7"143Budapest, Hungary
Bruce TwamleyDMay 23, 1952Victoria, British Columbia Canada
Tim TwellmanM,D,FMay 1, 19555'11"175St. Louis, MO
Greg VillaFDecember 15, 19566'0"200St. Louis, MO
Marko VujkovicMJanuary 26, 1950Subotica, Serbia Yugoslavia
Alan WestMDecember 18, 1951Hyde, England
Alan WilleyFOctober 18, 19565'11"180Houghton-le-Spring, England