1977 Rochester Lancers Roster

North American Soccer League (NASL)
Team Record: 11-15 - 99 points
in the NASL's North Division

Lost Conference Championship
Coach: Don Popovic (11-15)
Location: Rochester, New York
Attendance: 78,843, Avg. 6,065 in 13 home dates
1977 Rochester Lancers Statistics

The Rochester Lancers of the North American Soccer League ended the 1977 season with a record of 11 wins and 15 losses for 99 points in the NASL's North Division.

Rochester chalked up 34 goals and allowed 41. Mike Stojanovic scored 14 goals for the Lancers, while Ibraim Silva netted five or more, too. Jack Brand recorded a 0.99 goals against average, topping qualifying goalkeepers.

Don Popovic coached the team. The 1977 Rochester Lancers lost in the Conference Championship.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Mike BakicFDecember 30, 19525'11"165Belgrade, Serbia Yugoslavia
Jack BrandGAugust 4, 19536'1"175Braunsweig, Germany
Jose CostaFOctober 31, 1953, Portugal
Nelson CupelloDAugust 28, 19515'11"175, Brazil
Don DroegeDJanuary 21, 19556'0"180St. Louis, MO
Francisco EscosM,DJuly 10, 19425'7"158, Argentina
Miralem FazlicDJune 10, 19476'1"180Tuzla, Bosnia Yugoslavia
Manuel FernandesFJune 5, 1951Barreiro, Portugal
Kip JordanD6'0"180Rochester, NY
Artur JorgeFFebruary 13, 1946, Portugal
George KolonicMApril 20, 1953, Yugoslavia
Tony ManafaMOctober 7, 1947, Guinea
Jim MayGMarch 22, 19536'1"170Kings Ferry, NY
Nick MijatovicDMay 17, 19476'0"180Bajina Bašta, Serbia Yugoslavia
Frank OdoiMFebruary 23, 19435'6"145Accra, Ghana
John PedroF, Portugal
Jim PollihanDFebruary 13, 19546'1"185St. Louis, MO
Craig ReynoldsDAugust 11, 19535'9"165Webster, NY
Dave SarachanFJune 7, 19545'5"140Rochester, NY
Ibraim SilvaD,F,MNovember 29, 19536'0"150, Portugal
Mike StojanovicFJanuary 26, 19476'1"175Lapovo, Serbia Yugoslavia
Messias TimulaDFebruary 18, 1948Maputo, Mozambique
Bob VeselinovicFJuly 12, 1951, Yugoslavia