1979-80 New York Arrows Statistics

Major Indoor Soccer League (MISL)
Team Record: 27-5
in the MISL's Atlantic Division
Postseason: 3-0
Won Championship
Coach: Don Popovic (27-5)
Location: Uniondale, New York
Attendance: 125,008, Avg. 7,813 in 16 home dates
1979-80 New York Arrows Roster

The New York Arrows of the Major Indoor Soccer League ended the 1979-80 season with a record of 27 wins and 5 losses in the MISL's Atlantic Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 3-0.

The Arrows topped the league with 296 goals. New York yielded 175 goals. Steve Zungul scored 90 goals for the team, while Luis Alberto, Juli Veee, Branko Segota and Damir Sutevski each netted fifteen or more also. Steve Zungul contributed 46 assists. Shep Messing recorded 25 wins in front of the net for the squad and a team-best 5.17 goals against average, leading keepers with significant playing time.

Don Popovic coached the team. The 1979-80 New York Arrows won the Championship.

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Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM PPG SHG GWG FC BL Shts S%
Steve ZungulF32904613640040622.2
Branko SegotaF3155318631000
Juli VeeeF2629356410000
Damir SutevskiM303226588000
Luis AlbertoF3122214380013815.9
Tibor MolnarF321314270000
Laszlo HarsanyiD281410246000
Gene StrenicerD30517221200559.1
Val TuksaD321192012007913.9
Dave D'ErricoD31313162200754.0
Ade CokerF1577146000
Al TrostD273690000
Renato CilaD283472300684.4
Doug PollardD263252000
Jim McLoughlinD2340412000
John NusumD32024000
Ray VigliottiD70110000
Enzo DiPedeGK110112000000
Bob O'LearyM10002000
Len ReneryD70002000
Peter DuerdenG1100000
Shep MessingG3200019000


Player GP Min W L GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Shep Messing321754:002551515.171392573.412
Enzo DiPede11169:0020248.5213456.418

Postseason - Scoring:

Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM PPG SHG GWG FC BL Shts S%
Steve ZungulF3104140100004621.7
Branko SegotaF21010000000
Juli VeeeF35380101000
Damir SutevskiM32350100000
Luis AlbertoF3022200000130.0
Tibor MolnarF30112000000
Laszlo HarsanyiD30110000000
Gene StrenicerD3123400000714.3
Val TuksaD32352101001612.5
Dave D'ErricoD301100000030.0
Ade CokerF21010000000
Al TrostD30110000000
Renato CilaD3112210100616.7
Jim McLoughlinD30002000000
Shep MessingG30000000000

Postseason - Goalkeepers:

Player GP Min W L GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Shep Messing3180:0030103.3311550.435