1986-87 Minnesota Strikers Roster

Major Indoor Soccer League (MISL)
Team Record: 26-26
in the MISL's Eastern Division
Postseason: 2-3
Lost Division Semifinal
Coach: Alan Merrick (26-26)
Location: Bloomington, Minnesota
Attendance: 181,441, Avg. 6,979 in 26 home dates
1986-87 Minnesota Strikers Statistics

The Minnesota Strikers of the Major Indoor Soccer League ended the 1986-87 season with a record of 26 wins and 26 losses in the MISL's Eastern Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 2-3.

The Strikers chalked up 205 goals and conceded 198. Alan Willey scored 32 goals for Minnesota, while Ray Hudson, Steve Kinsey, Chris Dangerfield, Thompson Usiyan and Hector Marinaro each netted fifteen or more, too. Steve Kinsey contributed 24 assists. Tino Lettieri topped the squad with 15 wins and a team-best 3.38 goals against average, pacing keepers with significant playing time.

Alan Merrick coached the team. The 1986-87 Minnesota Strikers lost in the Division Semifinal.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Tony BonoM,DNovember 20, 19635'4"145Philadelphia, PA
David ByrneFJanuary 11, 19605'11"172Guildford, England
Dan CanterDNovember 16, 19616'1"174North Plainfield, NJ
Stan CumminsF,MJune 12, 19585'3"135Ferryhill, England
Chris DangerfieldF,MAugust 9, 19555'11"165Coleshill, Warwickshire England
Enzo DiPedeGJanuary 3, 19575'10"160Sora, Italy
Helmut DudekDDecember 14, 19575'11"165Bytorn, Poland
Gary EtheringtonD,F,M/FApril 22, 19585'8"140London, England
Ken FogartyDJanuary 25, 19555'9"175Manchester, England
Ray HudsonM,FMarch 24, 19556'0"180Hexham, England
Greg IonMSeptember 10, 19515'10"170Vancouver, British Columbia Canada
Mike JeffriesM,DMay 20, 19625'9"165Lynn, MA
Matt KennedyGApril 7, 19585'11"174Levittown, PA
Steve KinseyFJanuary 2, 19635'10"143Manchester, England
Tasso KoutsoukosF,MApril 4, 19595'10"173Montreal, QC Canada
Tino LettieriGSeptember 27, 19575'8"170Torito Bari, Italy
Dwight LodewegesDOctober 26, 19575'10"170Turner Valley, Alberta Canada
Hector MarinaroFDecember 6, 19645'9"155Mississauga, ON Canada
John O'HaraDAugust 22, 19595'11"165Philadelphia, PA
Gregg ThompsonDMay 29, 19615'9"165San Jose, California
Thompson UsiyanM,FApril 27, 19566'0"160Effurum, Nigeria
Alan WilleyFOctober 18, 19565'11"180Houghton-le-Spring, England