1979 Dallas Tornado Statistics

North American Soccer League (NASL)
Team Record: 17-13 - 152 points
in the NASL's Central Division

Lost Conference Quarterfinal
Coach: Al Miller (17-13)
Location: Dallas, Texas
Attendance: 139,585, Avg. 9,306 in 15 home dates
1979 Dallas Tornado Roster

The Dallas Tornado of the North American Soccer League ended the 1979 season with a record of 17 wins and 13 losses for 152 points in the NASL's Central Division.

The Tornado scored 53 goals and allowed 51. Willie Lippens netted 15 goals for Dallas, while Zequinha and Milton tallied five or more, too. Zequinha recorded 14 assists. Alex Stepney recorded a 1.11 goals against average, leading qualifying goalkeepers.

Al Miller coached the team. The 1979 Dallas Tornado lost in the Conference Quarterfinal.

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Player Pos GP GS G A Pts FC FS Y R OFF Shts S%
Willie LippensF25015737000000
Wolfgang RauschM2104715000000
Omar GomezM1204311000000
Gert TrinkleinD250248000000
Ede WolfM160237000000
Jim RyanF210077000000
George LeyD220066000000
Flemming LundM210055000000
Glenn MyernickD170124000000
Antonio SimoesM60113000000
Njego PesaF120113000000
Kevin KewleyM160113000000
Tony BellingerM260113000000
Pedro GanoD280022000000
Chris CollinsM70011000000
Freddie GarciaF10000000000
Jimmy WilsonF10000000000
Ken CooperG20000000000
Vinny SecchiM20000000000
T.K. KnowlesM90000000000
Steve PecherD270000000000
Alex StepneyG280000000000


Player GP GS Min W L T SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Ken Cooper20180:00000121.0007
Alex Stepney2802597:000006481.660134