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1972 New York Cosmos Roster

North American Soccer League (NASL)
Team Record: 7-3-4 - 77 points
in the NASL's North Division

Won Championship
Coach: Gordon Bradley (7-3-4)
Location: Hempstead, New York
Attendance: 29,976, Avg. 4,282 in 7 home dates
1972 New York Cosmos Statistics

The New York Cosmos of the North American Soccer League ended the 1972 season with a record of 7 wins and 3 losses and 4 ties for 77 points in the NASL's North Division.

The Cosmos netted 28 goals, tops in the circuit. New York yielded 16 goals. Randy Horton scored 9 goals for the team, while Willie Mfum and Everald Cummings contributed five or more, too. Richard Blackmore earned a 0.76 goals against average, leading regular keepers.

Gordon Bradley coached the team. The 1972 New York Cosmos won the Championship.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Richard BlackmoreG6'0"170, England
Gordon BradleyDNovember 23, 19385'11"170Sunderland, England
CinesinhoFJanuary 1, 19355'10"170Rio Grande, Brazil
Everald CummingsFAugust 28, 19485'8"140Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
Helenio HerreraFMarch 17, 1943Madrid, Spain
Randy HortonFJanuary 22, 19456'2"200Somerset, Bermuda
Josef JelinekM,FJanuary 9, 19455'11"168Prague, Czechoslovakia
Karol KapcinskiDApril 6, 19435'11"170Oswiecim, Poland
John KerrFOctober 15, 19435'9"160Glasgow, Scotland
Emmanuel KofieGFebruary 10, 19435'6"150, Ghana
Paul LeSueur5'10"175
Barry MahyD,MJanuary 21, 19425'8"150Doncaster, England
Charlie McCullyM,DApril 30, 19476'0"165Motherwell, Scotland
Willie MfumFAugust 28, 19365'10"170, Ghana
Robert NeubauerD5'8"155, Germany
Werner RothDApril 4, 19486'1"190, Yugoslavia
Jorge SiegaFApril 3, 19475'8"160Cotipora, Brazil
Stan StartzellMSeptember 3, 19505'7"150McClure, PA
Siegfried StritzlM,DApril 12, 19445'6"150, Yugoslavia
Roby YoungFOctober 3, 19435'9"160, Israel
Dieter ZajdelMJuly 7, 19315'8"160, Poland