1976 New York Cosmos Statistics

North American Soccer League (NASL)
Team Record: 16-8 - 148 points
in the NASL's Eastern Division

Lost Division Championship
Coach: Gordon Bradley (0-0)
Coach: Ken Furphy (0-0)
Location: New York, New York
Attendance: 218,719, Avg. 18,227 in 12 home dates
1976 New York Cosmos Roster

The New York Cosmos of the North American Soccer League ended the 1976 season with a record of 16 wins and 8 losses for 148 points in the NASL's Eastern Division.

New York paced the league with 65 goals. The team surrendered 34 goals. Giorgio Chinaglia scored 19 goals for the Cosmos, while Keith Eddy, Tony Field, Pele, Ramon Mifflin and Brian Tinnion each contributed five or more, too. Pele recorded 18 assists. Bob Rigby earned a 0.76 goals against average, leading qualifying goalkeepers.

Gordon Bradley and Ken Furphy coached the team. The 1976 New York Cosmos lost in the Division Championship.

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Player Pos GP GS G A Pts FC FS Y R OFF Shts S%
Giorgio ChinagliaF190191149000000
Brian TinnionF2008622000000
Tony FieldF2307822000000
Keith EddyD2408218000000
Ramon MifflinM1506618000000
Terry GarbettM2201810000000
Dave ClementsM180237000000
Mike DillonD160113000000
Charlie AitkenD160033000000
Nelsi MoraisM120022000000
Bobby SmithD220022000000
Charlie MitchellD70011000000
Brian RowanD110011000000
Werner RothD120011000000
Jorge SiegaF130011000000
Tommy OrdF10000000000
Tony DonlicF10000000000
Kurt KuykendallG20000000000
Shep MessingG100000000000
Bob RigbyG130000000000


Player GP GS Min W L T SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Bob Rigby1301184:000005151.140102
Shep Messing100900:000004121.20089
Kurt Kuykendall20104:00000065.19012