1983 New York Cosmos Roster

North American Soccer League (NASL)
Team Record: 22-8 - 194 points
in the NASL's Eastern Division

Lost First Round
Location: East Rutherford, New Jersey
Attendance: 408,635, Avg. 27,242 in 15 home dates
1983 New York Cosmos Statistics

The New York Cosmos of the North American Soccer League ended the 1983 season with a record of 22 wins and 8 losses for 194 points in the NASL's Eastern Division.

New York netted 87 goals, tops in the circuit. The team gave up 49 goals. Roberto Cabanas scored 25 goals for the Cosmos, while Ricky Davis, Julio Cesar Romero, Vladislav Bogicevic, Giorgio Chinaglia and Steve Moyers each tallied five or more as well. Vladislav Bogicevic recorded 29 assists. Hubert Birkenmeier earned a 1.04 goals against average, leading regular keepers. The 1983 New York Cosmos lost in the First Round.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Franz BeckenbauerD,FSeptember 11, 1945Munich, Germany
Hubert BirkenmeierGMay 24, 19495'10"170Hartaheim, Germany
Vladislav BogicevicM,FNovember 7, 19506'1"180Belgrade, Serbia Yugoslavia
David BrcicGJanuary 21, 19576'2"170St. Louis, MO
Roberto CabanasFApril 11, 19616'0"Pilar, Paraguay
Giorgio ChinagliaFJanuary 24, 19476'1"190Carrera, Italy
Richard ChinapooD,M,FJanuary 18, 19576'1"180San Juan, Trinidad and Tobago
Ricky DavisMNovember 24, 19585'9"155Denver, Colorado
Angelo DiBernardoM,FMay 16, 19565'9"155Buenos Aires, Argentina
Andranik EskandarianDDecember 31, 19515'7"155Tehran, Iran
Mike FoxM,DSeptember 24, 19615'10"160Covina, California
Darryl GeeD,FJune 6, 19635'10"165Columbia, MD
Robert IarusciDNovember 8, 19546'0"170Toronto, ON Canada
Erhardt KappM,DJune 16, 19595'11"167Engels, Brunn Romania
Steve MoyersFSeptember 23, 19565'10"158St. Louis, MO
Johan NeeskensMSeptember 15, 19515'9"165Haarlem, Holland
Wim RijsbergenDJanuary 18, 1952Leiden, Holland
Julio Cesar RomeroMAugust 28, 1960Luque, Paraguay