1979 Tampa Bay Rowdies Statistics

North American Soccer League (NASL)
Team Record: 19-11 - 169 points
in the NASL's Eastern Division

Lost Championship
Coach: Gordon Jago (19-11)
Location: Tampa, Florida
Attendance: 428,197, Avg. 28,546 in 15 home dates
1979 Tampa Bay Rowdies Roster

The Tampa Bay Rowdies of the North American Soccer League ended the 1979 season with a record of 19 wins and 11 losses for 169 points in the NASL's Eastern Division.

Tampa recorded 67 goals and yielded 46. Oscar Fabbiani scored 25 goals for the Bay Rowdies, while Wes McLeod, Rodney Marsh and Petar Baralic each tallied five or more, too. Steve Wegerle contributed 21 assists. Zeljko Bilecki registered a 0.85 goals against average, topping regular keepers.

Gordon Jago coached the team. The 1979 Tampa Bay Rowdies lost in the Championship.

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Player Pos GP GS G A Pts FC FS Y R OFF Shts S%
Oscar FabbianiF26025858000000
Rodney MarshF230111436000000
Steve WegerleF29032127000000
Petar BaralicM2709826000000
Jan Van Der VeenM29041220000000
Wes McLeodM3005919000000
Mojas RadonjicF90259000000
Mike ConnellD300124000000
Manny AndruszewskiD160113000000
Ivan GrnjaF100033000000
Perry Van der BeckM160033000000
John GormanD290033000000
Dave MacWilliamsF60102000000
Barry KitchenerD200011000000
Sandje IvanchukovD10000000000
Tony CrudoD80000000000
Winston DuBoseG130000000000
Arsene AugusteD130000000000
Zeljko BileckiG170000000000
Farrukh QuraishiD180000000000


Player GP GS Min W L T SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Zeljko Bilecki1701549:000005221.28093
Winston DuBose1301189:000002241.82092