1979 Seattle Sounders Roster

North American Soccer League (NASL)
Team Record: 13-17 - 125 points
in the NASL's Western Division
Coach: Jim Gabriel (13-17)
Location: Seattle, Washington
Attendance: 284,963, Avg. 18,998 in 15 home dates
1979 Seattle Sounders Statistics

The Seattle Sounders of the North American Soccer League ended the 1979 season with a record of 13 wins and 17 losses for 125 points in the NASL's Western Division.

The Sounders netted 58 goals and allowed 52. Derek Smethurst scored 13 goals for Seattle, while John Ryan, Mickey Cave, Steve Buttle and Frank Barton each tallied five or more, too. Alan Hudson contributed 11 assists. Mike Ivanow recorded a 0.93 goals against average, topping regular keepers.

Jim Gabriel coached the team.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Reno AgostinisDApril 4, 19536'0"165Ovoledo, Italy
Frank BartonM,DOctober 22, 19475'10"174Barton-upon-Humber, England
Ian BridgeDSeptember 18, 19596'1"170Victoria, British Columbia Canada
Cliff BrownGMay 23, 19565'11"160Valdosta, GA
Steve ButtleM,FJanuary 1, 19535'7"138Norwich, England
Mickey CaveFJanuary 28, 19495'8"155Weymouth, England
Andy ChurlinFOctober 26, 19595'9"150Seattle, WA
Paul CrossleyF,MJuly 14, 19485'6"150Rochdale, England
Ron DaviesDMay 25, 19426'0"186Holywell, Wales
Leroy DeLeonF,D,F/MFebruary 7, 19485'10"155Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
Jamey DemingD5'8"140
Mike EnglandDDecember 2, 19416'2"184Greenfields, Wales
Jim GabrielM,DOctober 10, 19405'11"170Dundee, Scotland
Terry HickeyMNovember 1, 19565'11"165London, England
Mike HoagD6'1"170, USA
Bobby HoweDDecember 22, 19455'8"160Chadwell, Heath Essex
Alan HudsonMJune 21, 19515'11"160London, England
John ImpeyDAugust 11, 19546'1"168Exeter, England
Mike IvanowGJanuary 9, 19486'4"204Shanghai, China
Bernie JamesDNovember 25, 19586'0"190London, England
Tom JenkinsM,FDecember 2, 19475'11"160London, England
Eddie KruegerD,MSeptember 10, 19596'1"170Buffalo, NY
Jim McAlisterD,FApril 5, 19575'8"140Seattle, WA
Bruce MillerM,D,FMay 25, 19575'10"170Vancouver, British Columbia Canada
Jim NeighbourMNovember 15, 19505'8"150London, England
Steve NewmanFDecember 29, 19535'11"170Seattle, WA
Tommy OrdFApril 15, 19525'10"165London, England
Mark PetersonFApril 19, 19605'11"165Tacoma, WA
Harry RedknappFMarch 2, 19475'10"160Poplar, England
Bruce RudroffD,MMay 11, 19556'0"160Jefferson City, MO
John RyanDJuly 20, 1947Lewisham, England
Mike SephtonD6'2"185, USA
Derek SmethurstFOctober 24, 19476'1"165Durban, South Africa
Jeff StockD,MAugust 1, 19606'0"180Baltimore, MD
Al TrostM,DFebruary 7, 19496'2"166St. Louis, MO
Adrian WebsterDNovember 6, 19515'9"155Colchester, England