1980 Chicago Sting Statistics

North American Soccer League (NASL)
Team Record: 21-11 - 187 points
in the NASL's Central Division

Lost First Round
Coach: Willy Roy (21-11)
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Attendance: 186,752, Avg. 11,672 in 16 home dates
1980 Chicago Sting Roster

The Chicago Sting of the North American Soccer League ended the 1980 season with a record of 21 wins and 11 losses for 187 points in the NASL's Central Division.

The Sting scored 80 goals and allowed 50. Karl-Heinz Granitza netted 19 goals for Chicago, while Arno Steffenhagen, Charlie Fajkus, Ingo Peter and Peter Ressel each contributed five or more, too. Karl-Heinz Granitza recorded 26 assists. Phil Parkes recorded a 0.93 goals against average, leading regular keepers.

Willy Roy coached the team. The 1980 Chicago Sting lost in the First Round.

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Player Pos GP GS G A Pts FC FS Y R OFF Shts S%
Karl-Heinz GranitzaF310192664000000
Arno SteffenhagenM280151545000000
Peter ResselF31081632000000
Ingo PeterM2307418000000
Charlie FajkusM3105616000000
Derek SpaldingD3004311000000
Jorgen KristensenF1503511000000
Rudy GlennM2403410000000
Steve LongF240339000000
Tasso KoutsoukosF160237000000
Frantz MathieuD280237000000
Dick AdvocaatM290146000000
Ivan MiljkovicD110215000000
Bret HallM240055000000
Greg RyanD240113000000
John TymaF50102000000
Phil ParkesG300022000000
Paul CoffeeG20000000000
Obed AririF40000000000
Mark SimantonM70000000000
Horst BlankenburgD80000000000


Player GP GS Min W L T SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Phil Parkes3002784:000006431.390181
Paul Coffee20180:00000063.0007