1981 Vancouver Whitecaps Statistics

North American Soccer League (NASL)
Team Record: 21-11 - 186 points
in the NASL's North Division

Lost First Round
Coach: Johnny Giles (21-11)
Location: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Attendance: 371,783, Avg. 23,236 in 16 home dates
1981 Vancouver Whitecaps Roster

The Vancouver Whitecaps of the North American Soccer League ended the 1981 season with a record of 21 wins and 11 losses for 186 points in the NASL's North Division.

The Whitecaps topped the league with just 43 goals allowed. Vancouver chalked up 74 goals. Peter Beardsley scored 13 goals for the squad, while Bob Lenarduzzi, Ray Hankin, Peter Lorimer, Alan Taylor, Carl Valentine and Gerry Gray each netted five or more also. Peter Lorimer contributed 17 assists. Barry Siddall recorded a 17.62 goals against average, pacing goalkeepers with enough qualifying appearances.

Johnny Giles coached the team. The 1981 Vancouver Whitecaps lost in the First Round.

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Player Pos GP GS G A Pts FC FS Y R OFF Shts S%
Carl ValentineF300101434000000
Peter BeardsleyF26013733000000
Peter LorimerF27081733000000
Ray HankinF22012832000000
Alan TaylorF18011123000000
Gerry GrayM3005919000000
Bob LenarduzziD3205919000000
David ThomasF1602812000000
Brent BarlingF2602812000000
Paul NelsonF280099000000
Pierce O'LearyD220135000000
Liam BuckleyF80204000000
David NormanM40113000000
Roger KenyonD230022000000
Sammy SaundhF30011000000
Carl ShearerD90011000000
Jim HolmesD90011000000
Barry SiddallG240011000000
Terry YorathM10000000000
Randy KeenG10000000000
Shaun LowtherD10000000000
David HendersonG30000000000
David HarveyG40000000000
Mark NickeasD50000000000
Les ParsonsD60000000000


Player GP GS Min W L T SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Randy Keen1090:00000100.0002
David Harvey40377:00000220.48010
David Henderson30274:00000072.30015
Barry Siddall2401890:00000155526.430120