1979 New England Tea Men Roster

North American Soccer League (NASL)
Team Record: 12-18 - 110 points
in the NASL's Eastern Division
Coach: Noel Cantwell (12-18)
Location: Foxborough, Massachusetts
Attendance: 98,433, Avg. 6,562 in 15 home dates
1979 New England Tea Men Statistics

The New England Tea Men of the North American Soccer League ended the 1979 season with a record of 12 wins and 18 losses for 110 points in the NASL's Eastern Division.

New England scored 41 goals and yielded 56. Gerry Daly and Keith Weller netted 9 goals each for the Tea Men, while Salif Keita and Brian Alderson contributed five or more, too. Keith Weller accounted for 10 assists. Kevin Keelan recorded a 1.07 goals against average, pacing qualifying goalkeepers.

Noel Cantwell coached the team.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Brian AldersonM,FMay 5, 19505'7"160Dundee, Scotland
AlhinhoDDecember 9, 19536'1", Cape Verde Cape Verde Islands
Alberto AlvesF,MJuly 30, 19515'10"155, Portugal
ArturDApril 18, 1950Lisbon, Portugal
Antonio BrancoF
Juan CanoMJuly 12, 19565'10"155Medellin, Columbia
Juan CantilloMMay 21, 19565'10"175Cartago, Costa Rica
Peter CarrDAugust 25, 19515'9"155Darlington, England
Gerry DalyMApril 30, 1954Dublin, Ireland
Gabriel DeCastroM
John FeeleyG
Manuel FernandesFJune 5, 1951Barreiro, Portugal
Mike FlanaganFSeptember 11, 1952Ilford, Essex England
Trevor FranklinDJune 2, 19575'10"160Liverpool, England
Roger GibbinsFSeptember 6, 1955Enfield, Middlesex England
Patrick HourneFMarch 22, 1953
JordaoFAugust 9, 1952Benguela, Angola
Kevin KeelanGJanuary 5, 19565'11"175Calcutta, India
Salif KeitaFDecember 6, 19466'1"175Bamako, Mali
John LignosDFebruary 2, 19585'11"160Chios Island, Greece
Bill MishalowGMarch 6, 19525'10"160Chicago, IL
Joe PalumboM
Fran PantuscoMJuly 27, 1957Springfield, MA
Kirk PearsonGNovember 30, 19565'11"170Reading, PA
Dale PetersonFJuly 3, 19575'8"155Brockton, MA
Joe PortoD
Paddy PowellFJuly 7, 1948Hendon, England
Steve ReidF,MApril 6, 19555'10"155Montreal, QC Canada
Manuel SilvaM
Peter SimpsonDJanuary 13, 19455'11"163Great Yarmouth, Norfolk England
Carlos TeixeiraF
Chris TurnerDMarch 4, 1951St. Neots, England
Pat WasmuthG
Keith WellerM,DJune 11, 19465'10"170London, England
Kevin WelshF,MOctober 26, 19535'10"160Trenton, NJ
Dennis WitM,F/M,FJuly 25, 19516'2"165Baltimore, MD