1978 Fort Lauderdale Strikers Statistics

North American Soccer League (NASL)
Team Record: 16-14 - 143 points
in the NASL's Eastern Division

Lost Conference Championship
Coach: Ron Newman (16-14)
Location: Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Attendance: 157,188, Avg. 10,479 in 15 home dates
1978 Fort Lauderdale Strikers Roster

The Fort Lauderdale Strikers of the North American Soccer League ended the 1978 season with a record of 16 wins and 14 losses for 143 points in the NASL's Eastern Division.

Fort Lauderdale scored 50 goals and gave up 59. David Irving netted 16 goals for the Strikers, and Ray Hudson contributed five or more, too. Ian Turner recorded a 1.15 goals against average, leading qualifying goalkeepers.

Ron Newman coached the team. The 1978 Fort Lauderdale Strikers lost in the Conference Championship.

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Player Pos GP GS G A Pts FC FS Y R OFF Shts S%
David IrvingF28016537000000
Ray HudsonM2907822000000
Norman PiperF2404614000000
Maurice WhittleD2904614000000
Dennis VaningerF1903511000000
George BestF90419000000
George DewsnipF160317000000
Colin FowlesM270124000000
Ian CallaghanM200044000000
Tony WhelanF300044000000
Nico BodonczyF20113000000
Gary JonesF120113000000
Andy RollandD150113000000
John RidleyD220113000000
John HicktonF30102000000
Bill RonsonF160022000000
Gordon FearnleyF40011000000
George NanchoffF100011000000
David ChadwickF10000000000
Mike Ortiz-VelezM10000000000
Alan HamlynD20000000000
Les PetersonD50000000000
Curtis LeeperF70000000000
Marine CanoG90000000000
Tibor GemeriM100000000000
Gordon BanksG110000000000
Roberto AguirreM110000000000
Ian TurnerG120000000000


Player GP GS Min W L T SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Ian Turner1201095:000004211.73068
Marine Cano90711:000002151.90040
Gordon Banks110948:000002222.09064