1982-83 New York Arrows Statistics

Major Indoor Soccer League (MISL)
Team Record: 24-24
in the MISL's Eastern Division
Postseason: 1-2
Lost Division Semifinal
Coach: Don Popovic (17-13)
Coach: Dave D'Errico (0-1)
Coach: Shep Messing (0-1)
Coach: Joe Machnik (7-9)
Location: Uniondale, New York
Attendance: 135,043, Avg. 5,627 in 24 home dates
1982-83 New York Arrows Roster

The New York Arrows of the Major Indoor Soccer League ended the 1982-83 season with a record of 24 wins and 24 losses in the MISL's Eastern Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 1-2.

The Arrows chalked up 225 goals and gave up 219. Mark Liveric and Paul Kitson scored 39 goals each for New York, while Steve Zungul and Fred Grgurev contributed fifteen or more as well. Paul Kitson, Fred Grgurev and Val Tuksa each recorded 27 assists. Shep Messing and Zoltan Toth topped the squad with 12 wins each. Zoltan Toth recorded a 4.01 goals against average, leading regular keepers.

Don Popovic, Dave D'Errico, Shep Messing and Joe Machnik coached the team. The 1982-83 New York Arrows lost in the Division Semifinal.

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Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM PPG SHG GWG FC BL Shts S%
Paul KitsonF4339276612000
Fred GrgurevD48362763120020117.9
Mark LivericF4739185712000
Val TuksaD46132740260429314.0
Steve ZungulF152811390000
Dragan SimicM391118296000
Fernando ClavijoD4391120120310
Gordon HillF221081816000
Juan Carlos MichiaD445111626000
Frantz St. LotM413121510000
Roberto DeSousaF2275126000
Michael CollinsD376612120110
Doc LawsonD45571216000
Nick MegaloudisD384812600449.1
Gary EtheringtonD26651100241274.7
Claudio RochaM23561110000
George KatakalidisD320996000
Juan CantilloM193142000
Joe UlrichD102240000
Mickey ZivaljevicF50110000
Marcelo FerreiraM190116000
Roy MessingG10000000
Shep MessingG240008000
Zoltan TothG270006000


Player GP Min W L GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Zoltan Toth271555:0012141044.01632362.573
Shep Messing241361:0012101134.98518296.571
Roy Messing11:0000160.00111.000

Postseason - Scoring:

Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM PPG SHG GWG FC BL Shts S%
Paul KitsonF30000000000
Fred GrgurevD32240100001513.3
Mark LivericF33037000000
Val TuksaD30220000000
Dragan SimicM31120000000
Fernando ClavijoD31012000000
Gordon HillF33254000000
Juan Carlos MichiaD31230000000
Frantz St. LotM10110000000
Michael CollinsD32020000000
Doc LawsonD30000000000
Nick MegaloudisD31012000000
Gary EtheringtonD302200000250.0
Claudio RochaM20000000000
Joe UlrichD30110000000
Shep MessingG30000000000
Zoltan TothG20000000000

Postseason - Goalkeepers:

Player GP Min W L GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Zoltan Toth294:0002159.574522.489
Shep Messing385:0010107.063017.567