1977 Vancouver Whitecaps Roster

North American Soccer League (NASL)
Team Record: 14-12 - 124 points
in the NASL's Western Division

Lost First Round
Coach: Eckhard Krautzun (0-0)
Coach: Holger Osieck (0-0)
Coach: Tony Waiters (0-0)
Location: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Attendance: 154,660, Avg. 11,897 in 13 home dates
1977 Vancouver Whitecaps Statistics

The Vancouver Whitecaps of the North American Soccer League ended the 1977 season with a record of 14 wins and 12 losses for 124 points in the NASL's Western Division.

The Whitecaps scored 43 goals and yielded 36. Derek Possee netted 11 goals for Vancouver, while Les Parsons tallied five or more, too. Bruce Wilson contributed 10 assists. Arnie Mausser recorded a 1.11 goals against average, pacing goalkeepers with enough qualifying appearances.

Eckhard Krautzun, Holger Osieck and Tony Waiters coached the team. The 1977 Vancouver Whitecaps lost in the First Round.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Garry AyreD,D/M,MOctober 12, 19535'11"170Vancouver, British Columbia Canada
Brian BasonMSeptember 3, 1955Epsom, England
Bob BolithoM,DJuly 20, 19525'9"160Victoria, British Columbia Canada
Brian BuddF,MApril 8, 19526'1"180Toronto, ON Canada
Vanni FabbroG
Tony FunnellFAugust 27, 1957Eastborne, England
Glen JohnsonFApril 22, 19515'9"160Vancouver, British Columbia Canada
Horst KoeppelMMay 17, 19485'8"150Stuttgart, Germany
Bob LenarduzziD,D/M,MMay 1, 19556'0"155Vancouver, British Columbia Canada
Sam LenarduzziDDecember 19, 19485'10"165Udine, Italy
Arnie MausserGFebruary 28, 19546'2"185Brooklyn, NY
Dale MitchellM,FApril 21, 19586'0"160Vancouver, British Columbia Canada
Graham MoseleyGNovember 16, 1953Manchester, England
Tommy OrdFApril 15, 19525'10"165London, England
Holger OsieckDAugust 31, 1948, Germany
Les ParsonsM,D,FDecember 16, 19505'9"160Burnaby, British Columbia Canada
Derek PosseeFFebruary 14, 19465'5"135London, England
Darryl SamsonMAugust 25, 19525'10"170Vancouver, British Columbia Canada
Peter SimpsonDJanuary 13, 19455'11"163Great Yarmouth, Norfolk England
Mladen StefanovicF
Peter StollwerkMJune 5, 1949Setterich, Germany
Gordon TaylorFDecember 28, 1944Ashton, England
Gary ThompsonFSeptember 9, 19455'11"160Vancouver, British Columbia Canada
Marko VujkovicMJanuary 26, 1950Subotica, Serbia Yugoslavia
John WaddingtonD
Bruce WilsonDJune 20, 19515'10"160Vancouver, British Columbia Canada
Les WilsonD,FJuly 10, 19475'9"162Manchester, England