Toronto Blizzard Rosters

Toronto Blizzard 1979
Coach: Keith Eddy
 NASL Soccer Toronto Blizzard 79 Home Team Num Name Pos Ht WT Gms Min Goals Asts Pts Born/Citizen
1 David Henderson G 6' 2" 180 7 630 0 0 0 Ireland
1 Vasilios Konstantinou G 6' 1" 175 - - - - - Greece
2 Peter Roe D 5' 8" 150 28 2570 3 3 9 England/Canada
3 Charlie Mitchell D 5' 10" 160 30 2782 0 2 2 Scotland/USA
4 Sam Lenarduzzi D 5' 10" 165 6 367 0 0 0 Italy/Canada
4 Alec Lindsay D 5' 11" 180 4   0 0 0 England
5 Willie McVie D 6' 2" 180 25 2019 0 1 1 Scotland
6 Colin Franks D 5' 11" 180 28 2509 4 4 12 England
7 Peter Lorimer F 5' 10" 170 29 2631 9 13 31 Scotland
8 George Gibbs M 5' 11" 170 30 2575 6 8 20 England
9 Brian Budd F 6' 1" 185 5 226 1 0 2 Canada
10 Cliff Calvert M 5' 10" 170 28 2556 8 6 22 England
11 Ivair Ferreira M 5' 9" 150 21 1198 1 3 5 Brazil
12 Jim Bone F 5' 10" 175 25 2272 3 16 22 Scotland
12 Damian Ogunsuyi F 5' 11" 150 2   0 0 0 Nigeria
14 Alessandro Abbondanza M 5' 9" 165 3 211 0 1 1 Italy
14 Paul Roe F 5' 7" 145 - - - - - England/Canada
15 Drew Busby M 5' 9" 180 23 2092 2 1 5 Soctland
15 Robert Godoka F     1   1 0 2 Zimbabwe
15 Tito Jose Santos F 5' 7" 150 - - - - - Portugal
16 Renard Moxam F 6' 2" 180 - - - - - Cayman Islands
16 Robin Megraw D 5' 11" 155 1 45 0 0 0 England/Canada
17 Aldo D'Alfonso F 5' 9" 165 1 15 0 0 0 Italy/Canada
18 John MacKay D 5' 9" 160 3   0 0 0 Scotland
20 John Stravropoulos D 5' 8" 160 - - - - - Greece/Canada
20 Rob Prentice M 5' 8" 160 5 264 0 0 0 Scotland
21 Ivan Lukacevic F 6' 0" 175 20 1775 12 7 31 Yugoslavia
21 Marinho F 5' 7" 140 3   0 0 0 Portugal
21 Paulo Mata F 5' 10" 170 3   1 0 2 Brazil
22 Blagoje Tamindzic G 6' 0" 175 23 2152 0 0 0 Yugoslavia
23 Graham Hatley F 5' 9" 170 - - - - - Scotland/Canada
23 Dan Counce F 5' 11" 175 8 281 0 1 1 USA
24 Lou Nagy F 5' 9" 160 - - - - - Canada
25 Oscar Albuquerque M 5' 8" 150 - - - - - Peru/Canada
26 Gordon Miller D 6' 0" 175 - - - - - Canada
27 Mark Peckham D 6' 0" 160 - - - - - England/Canada
  Mario Silva F     1       0  
Toronto Blizzard 1980
Coach: Keith Eddy  (14-18) Third
  Num Name Pos Ht Wt Gms Min Goals Asts Pts Born/Citizen
1 Tony Chursky G 5' 11" 170 26 2355 0 0 0 Canada
2 Peter Roe D 5' 8" 150 1   0 0 0 England/Canada
4 Sam Lenarduzzi D 5' 10" 165 21 1785 0 0 0 Italy/Canada
5 Willie McVie D 6' 2" 180 3   0 0 0 Scotland
6 Colin Franks D 5' 11" 180 28 2419 3 4 10 England
7 Peter Lorimer M 5' 10" 170 18 1342 2 5 9 Scotland
8 George Gibbs M 5' 11" 170 23 1674 2 0 4 England
9 Brian Budd M 6' 1" 180 - - - - - Canada
10 Cliff Calvert M/F 5' 10" 170 32 1674 2 6 10 England
11 Jomo Sono M/F 5' 8" 165 31 2850 14 7 35 South Africa
12 Jim Bone F 5' 10" 175 25 2859 4 5 13 Scotland
14 Gordon Sweetzer F 5' 11" 170 22 1551 5 8 18 Canada
15 Drew Busby M 5' 9" 180 28 2336 6 6 18 Scotland
16 Randy Ragan M 5' 11" 163 11 739 0 2 2 Canada
17 Jim McAlister D 5' 8" 140 8 735 0 0 0 USA
18 Nick Albanis D 5' 10" 165 1 60 0 0 0 Greece/Canada
19 Graham Hatley F 5' 9" 170 3 95 0 1 1 Scotland/Canada
20 Rob Prentice F 5' 8" 160 24 1452 0 8 8 Scotland
21 Ivan Lukacevic F 6' 0" 175 25 1609 5 6 16 Yugoslavia
22 Blagoje Tamindzic G 6' 0" 175 7 585 0 0 0 Yugoslavia/Canada
23 Mike McLenaghen D 5' 10" 166 29 2385 0 6 6 Canada
24 Francesco Morini D 6' 0" 170 22 1836 0 0 0 Italy
26 Jose Velasquez M 6' 1" 182 11 744 2 2 6 Peru
27 Gordon Wallace M 5' 8" 142 6 438 0 0 0 Scotland/Canada
Toronto Blizzard 1980-81 Indoor
Coach: Keith Eddy
  Num Name Pos Ht Wt Gms Goals Asts Pts Born/Citizen
00 Dale Baxter G 6' 0" 175         England/Canada
1 Tony Chursky G 5' 11" 170 9 0 0 0 Canada
2 Bruce Wilson D 5' 10" 155 1 0 0 0 Canada
4 Sam Lenarduzzi D 5' 10" 165 18 2 11 15 Italy/Canada
5 Gungor Tekin D 6' 1" 175 18 1 10 12 Turkey
6 Colin Franks D 5' 11" 180 18 4 12 20 England
7 Tore Cervin F 5' 9" 155 13 7 5 19 Sweden
8 George Gibbs D 5' 11" 170 3 0 2 2 England
10 Cliff Calvert M/F 5' 10" 170 17 15 15 45 England
11 Jomo Sono M/F 5' 8" 160 1 1 0 2 South Africa
12 Malcolm Robertson F 5' 8" 146 4 0 0 0 Scotland
16 Randy Ragan M 5' 11" 163 17 3 6 12 Canada
18 Nick Albanis D 5' 10" 165 5 0 0 0 Greece/Canada
19 Graham Hatley F 5' 10" 155 18 13 9 35 Scotland/Canada
20 Rob Prentice F 5' 8" 160 18 28 14 70 Scotland
22 Blagoje Tamindzic G 6' 0" 175 10 0 6 6 Yugoslavia/Canada
23 Mike McLenaghen D 5' 10" 166 15 4 11 19 Canada
25 John Contanas F     8 4 9 17 Canada
26 Jose Velasquez M 6' 1" 182 11 5 0 19 Peru
27 Gordon Wallace M 5' 8" 142 14 14 11 39 Scotland/Canada
28 David McQueen M 5' 6" 145 15 0 1 1 Canada
Toronto Blizzard 1981
Coach: Keith Eddy
 NASL Soccer Toronto Blizzard 1981 Home Team Num Name Pos Ht Wt Gms Min Goals Asts Pts Born/Citizen
1 Tony Chursky G 5' 11" 170 28 2554 0 0 0 Canada
2 Bruce Wilson D 5' 10" 155 30 2713 0 4 4 Canada
4 Sam Lenarduzzi D 5' 10" 165 28 2373 0 3 3 Italy/Canada
5 Jimmy Kelly M 5' 6" 145 7 423 0 1 1 England
5 Gungor Tekin D 6' 1" 175 15 1290 2 1 5 Turkey
6 Colin Franks D 5' 11" 180 31 2730 1 1 3 England
7 Tore Cervin F 5' 9" 155 10 511 2 1 5 Sweden
8 Jimmy Greenhoff F 5' 9" 168 24 1928 6 4 16 England
9 Alex Cropley M 5' 7" 145 15 1316 2 5 9 Scotland
10 Cliff Calvert M 5' 10" 170 7 1316 0 1 1 England
10 Tibor Gemeri M 5' 9" 160 9 629 2 0 4 Yugoslavia/Canada
11 Jomo Sono M 5' 8" 160 21 1861 8 6 22 South Africa
12 Malcolm Robertson F 5' 8" 146 19 1029 2 4 8 Scotland
14 Gordon Sweetzer F 5' 11" 170 19 1088 4 1 9 Canada
15 Luigi Martini D 5' 9" 150 14 954 0 3 3 Italy
16 Randy Ragan M 5' 11" 163 22 1999 1 1 3 Canada
9,17 Clyde Best F 6' 1" 195 19 1608 1 4 6 Bermuda
18 Nick Albanis D 5' 10" 165 - - - - - Greece/Canada
18 Duncan Davidson F 5' 9" 160 12 992 2 2 6 Scotland
19 Graham Hatley M 5' 10" 155 21 1075 0 1 1 Scotland/Canada
20 Rob Prentice F 5' 8" 160 - - - - - Scotland 
21 Gianpaolo Boniperti M 5' 11" 157 18 1295 1 1 3 Italy
22 Blagoje Tamindzic G 6' 0" 175 4 373 0 0 0 Yugoslavia/Canada
23 Mike McLenaghen M/D 5' 10" 166 - - - - - Canada
23 Jim Kussy M 5' 11" 175 - - - - -  Canada
24 Julius Sono M 5' 8" 130 11 473 1 0 2 South Africa
25 John Contanas F 5' 8" 150 - - - - -  Canada
26 Jose Velasquez M 6' 1" 182 17 1459 0 6 6 Peru
27 Gordon Wallace M 5' 8" 142 6 331 1 0 2 Scotland/Canada
28 David McQueen M 5' 6" 145 5 179 0 0 0 England/Canada
Toronto Blizzard 1981-82 Indoor
Coach:

Thanks Jan Reinertsen
Num Name Pos Ht Wt Gms Goals Asts Pts Born/Citizen
1 Tony Chursky G 5' 11" 170         Canada
2 Bruce Wilson D 5' 10" 155 18 4 15 23 Canada
4 Sam Lenarduzzi D 5' 10" 165 17 0 1 1 Italy/Canada
5 Jimmy Kelly M 5' 6" 145 9 6 2 14 England
6 Colin Franks D 5' 11" 180 18 4 9 17 England
7 Victor Kodelja F 5' 9" 160 18 6 9 21 Italy/Canada
9 David Woodsford f 5' 9" 156         Canada
10 Cliff Calvert M 5' 10" 170 18 10 13 33 England
12 Malcolm Robertson F 5' 8" 146 1 0 0 0 Scotland
14 Frank Ciacca M 5' 8" 180 7 4 5 13 Canada
16 Randy Ragan M 5' 11" 163 9 0 4 4 Canada
17 Clyde Best F 6' 1" 195 18 3 12 18 Bermuda
18 Duncan Davidson F 5' 9" 160 13 9 4 22 Scotland
19 David Byrne F 5' 11" 170 18 17 23 57 England
21 Juan Carlos Molina F 6' 0" 160 18 15 20 50 Argentina
22 Blagoje Tamindzic G 6' 0" 175 18       Yugoslavia/Canada
24 Dan Lenarduzzi D 6' 1" 162 13 0 1 1 Canada
25 Ed McNally F 5' 8" 155         Scotland/Canada
27 Gordon Wallace M 5' 8" 142 11 5 6 16 Scotland/Canada
28 David McQueen M 5' 6" 145 10 2 1 5 England/Canada
Toronto Blizzard 1982
Coach: Bob Houghton
 NASL Soccer Toronto Blizzard 1983 Home Team Num Name Pos Ht Wt Gms Min Goals Asts Pts Born/Citizen
00 Jan Moller G 6' 4" 209 30   0 2 2 Sweden
1 Tony Chursky G 5' 11" 170 2   0 0 0 Canada
2 Bruce Wilson D 5' 10" 155 25   0 5 5 Canada
4 Sam Lenarduzzi D 5' 10" 165 9   1 0 2 Italy/Canada
5 Jimmy Nicholl M 5' 10" 165 16   3 3 9 Canada/N. Ireland
6 Colin Franks D 5' 11" 180 16   2 0 4 England
6 Neill Roberts F 6' 2" 175 15   12 5 29 South Africa
7 Victor Kodelja D 5' 9" 160 31 2799 1 6 8 Italy/Canada
8 Ace Ntsoelengoe M 5' 8" 155 32   14 12 40 South Africa
9 David Woodsford F 5' 9" 156 0   0 0 0 Canada
10 Cliff Calvert D 5' 10" 170 28   3 7 13 England
11 Jomo Sono M 5' 8" 165 5   0 3 3 South Africa
12 Pasquale DeLuca M 5' 9" 150 4   0 0 0 Canada
14 Frank Ciacca M 5' 8" 180 0   0 0 0 Canada
16 Randy Ragan D 5' 11" 163 31   0 1 1 Canada
17 Clyde Best F 6' 1" 195 3   1 1 3 Bermuda
18 Duncan Davidson F 5' 9" 160 9   2 3 7 Scotland
19 David Byrne F 5' 11" 170 32   8 23 39 England
20 David Fairclough F 5' 10" 155 20   4 8 16 England
21 Juan Carlos Molina M 6' 0" 160 21   6 5 17 Argentina
22 Blagoje Tamindzic G 6' 0" 175 0   0 0 0 Yugoslavia/Canada 
23 Alan Merrick M/D 5' 10" 170 30   5 6 16 England/USA
24 Colin Miller M 5' 8" 165 2   0 0 0 Scotland/Canada
26 David Needham D     12   1 0 2 England
28 David McQueen M 5' 6" 145 4   0 0 0 England/Canada
30 Gary Kraft G 5' 10" 160     0 0 0 USA
Toronto Blizzard 1983
Coach: Bob Houghton

Thanks Jan Reinertsen
Num Name Pos Ht Wt Gms MIn Goals Asts Pts Born/Citizen
00 Sven Habermann G 6' 3" 204 4   0 0 0 Germany/Canada
1 Jan Moller G 6' 4" 209 25   0 0 0 Sweden
2 Bruce Wilson D 5' 10" 155 28   2 8 12 Canada
4 Conny Karlsson D 6' 1" 190 30   0 0 0 Sweden
5 Jimmy Nicholl M 5' 10" 165 28   7 6 20 Canada/N. Ireland
6 Neill Roberts F 6' 2" 175 29   8 8 24 South Africa
7 Victor Kodelja D 5' 9" 160 28 2472 1 1 3 Italy/Canada
8 Ace Ntsoelengoe M 5' 8" 155 6   1 3 5 South Africa
9 Arno Steffenhagen M 5' 9" 150 14   0 7 7 Germany
10 Cliff Calvert M 5' 10" 170 21   4 3 11 England
11 Roberto Bettega F 6' 1" 172 16   2 8 12 Italy
12 Pasquale DeLuca M 5' 9" 150 29   3 4 10 Canada
14 Geoff Wegerle F 5' 8" 153 13   2 1 5 South Africa
15 Paul James M 5' 10" 153 1   0 0 0 Wales/Canada
16 Randy Ragan M 5' 11" 163 29   3 1 7 Canada
17 Derek Spalding D 5' 9" 179 24   0 1 1 Scotland/USA
18 Cosimo Commisso F 5' 11" 150 0   0 0 0 Candad
19 David Byrne F 5' 11" 170 29   13 18 44 England
20 Charlie Falzon M 5' 9" 150 2   0 1 1 Canada
21 Trevor McCallum D 6' 0" 180 1   0 0 0 England/Canada
22 Phil Parkes G 6' 3" 205 1   0 0 0 England
22 Dragan Radovich G 6' 0" 170           Yugoslavia/USA
24 Colin Miller M 5' 8" 165 10   2 2 6 Scotland/Canada
25 Frank Anagnostopolous M 5' 6" 145           Canada
Toronto Blizzard 1984
Coach: Bob Houghton
Num Name Pos Ht Wt Gms Goals Asts Pts Born/Citizen
00 Sven Habermann G 6' 3" 204 3 0 0 0 Germany/Canada
1 Paul Hammond G 6' 0" 196 21 0 0 0 England/USA
2 Bruce Wilson D 5' 10" 155 23 1 2 4 Canada
4 Conny Karlsson D 6' 1" 190 24 0 2 2 Sweden
5 Jimmy Nicholl M 5' 10" 165 21 1 5 7 Canada/N. Ireland
8 Ace Ntsoelengoe M 5' 8" 155 21 8 8 24 South Africa
9 John Paskin F 6' 1" 170 15 9 5 23 South Africa
10 Cliff Calvert D 5' 10" 170 16 1 3 5 England/Canada
11 Roberto Bettega F 6' 1" 172 23 8 13 29 Italy
12 Pasquale DeLuca M 5' 9" 150 20 0 5 5 Canada
14 Geoff Wegerle F 5' 8" 153         South Africa
15 Paul James M 5' 10" 153 20 1 2 4 Wales/Canada
16 Randy Ragan M 5' 11" 163 24 2 5 9 Canada
17 Derek Spalding D 5' 9" 179 10 0 0 0 Scotland/USA
19 David Byrne F 5' 11" 170 20 12 13 37 England
20 Charlie Falzon M 5' 9" 150 8 1 1 3 Canada
21 Trevor McCallum D 6' 0" 180 5 0 1 1 England/Canada
24 Colin Miller D 5' 8" 165 11 0 0 0 Scotland/Canada
Toronto Blizzard 1987 (CSL)
  Num Name Pos Ht. Wt. Game Goals Assists Points Born/Citizen
  Pat Harrington G 6' 3" 190         Canada
  Lyndon Hooper M 5' 8" 155         Guyana/Canada
  Hector Marinaro F 5' 9" 155         Canada
                   
                   
                   
                   
                   
                   
                   
                   
Toronto Blizzard 1988 (CSL)
  Num Name Pos Ht. Wt. Game Goals Assists Points Born/Citizen
  John Fitzgerald F             Canada
  Iain Fraser D 5' 10" 165         Scotland/Canada
  Nick Gilbert F             Canada
  Pat Harrington G 6' 3" 190         Canada
  Hector Marinaro F 5' 9" 155         Canada
  Branko Segota F 5' 9" 175         Yugoslavia/Canada
                   
                   
                   
                   
                   
                   
                   
                   
Toronto Blizzard 1989 (CSL)
  Num Name Pos Ht. Wt. Game Goals Assists Points Born/Citizen
  David Byrne F 5' 11" 170         England
  Paolo Ceccarelli G 5' 11"           Canada
  John Fitzgerald F             Canada
  Pat Harrington G 6' 3" 190         Canada
  Paul Peschisolido F 5' 8" 155         Canada
                   
                   
                   
                   
                   
                   
                   
                   
Toronto Blizzard 1990 (CSL)
Coach: Tony Taylor
  Num Name Pos Ht. Wt. Game Goals Assists Points Born/Citizen
00 Dave Ashfield G              
1 Pat Onstad G 6' 4" 215         Canada
2 Guido Boin D              
3 Tom Panhuyzen D              
4 Scott Landry D              
5 Edinho D              
6 Carl Fletcher D 5' 10"           Canada
7 Ramy Rajballie M              
8 Lyndon Hooper M 5' 8" 155         Guyana/Canada
9 Paul Peschisolido F 5' 8" 155         Canada
10 James Grimes F              
11 Joseph Majcher F              
12 Tom Pignatiello F              
13 John Fitzgerald F             Canada
14 Ted Eck F 6' 1" 185         USA
15 Danny Smolovich F              
16 Gerry Gray M 5 ' 7" 150         Scotland/Canada
17 Edward Rimniceano M              
18 Marko Antonucci                
19 Lex Baillie D              
20 Benny Vian                
  Alex Bunbury F 6' 1"           Guyana/Canada
  Paolo Ceccarelli G 5' 11"           Canada
  Pat Harrington G 6' 3"           Canada
Toronto Blizzard 1991 (CSL)
Coach:
  Num Name Pos Ht. Wt. Game Goals Assists Points Born/Citizen
  Fernando Aguilar M 6' 1"           Portugal/Canada
  Justin Fashanu F             England
  John Fitzgerald F             Canada
  Carl Fletcher D 5' 10"           Canada
Lyndon Hooper M 5' 8" 155 Guyana/Canada
  Pat Onstad G 6' 4" 215         Canada
  Paul Peschisolido F 5' 8" 155         Canada
  Petr Rada D 5' 8"           Czechoslovakia
                   
                   
                   
                   
                   
                   
                   
                   
                   
Toronto Blizzard 1992 (CSL)
Coach: Pedro Kozak
  Num Name Pos Ht. Wt. Game Goals Assists Points Born/Citizen
  Fernando Aguilar M 6' 1" 175         Portugal/Canada
  Frank Cardona D 5' 8" 145          
  Tony Chiarella M 5' 6" 155          
  John Fitzgerald F             Canada
  Carl Fletcher D 5' 10"           Canada
  Steve Gill M 5' 11" 145          
  Lyndon Hooper M 5' 8" 155         Guyana/Canada
  Ivan Jurisic F 5' 10" 160          
  Roberto Marinario G 5' 10" 160          
  Paul Peschisolido F 5' 8" 155         Canada
  Petr Rada D 5' 8"           Czechoslovakia
  Sean Samuels D 6' 2" 200          
  Sandor Szucs D 6' 1" 165          
Toronto Blizzard 1993 (APSL)
Coach: Pedro Kozak
  Num Name Pos Ht. Wt. Game Goals Assists Points Born/Citizen
1 Paolo Ceccarelli G 5' 11" 165         Canada
2 Peter Sarantopolous D 5' 10" 160         Canada
3 Ian Carter D 6' 0" 175         England/Canada
4 Lucio Ianiero M 5' 6" 140         Canada
7 Fernando Aguilar M 6' 1" 175         Portugal/Canada
8 Tony Chiarella M 5' 6" 155          
9 Grant Needham F 5' 9" 155         England/Canada
10 Kevin Holness M 5' 8" 181         Jamaica/Canada
11 Frank LoFranco M 6' 1" 200          
12 Sean Samuels D 6' 2" 200          
14 Steve Gill M 5' 11" 145          
15 Ivan Jurisic F 5' 10" 160          
16 Frank Cardona D 5' 8" 145          
17 Sandor Szucs D 6' 1" 165
22 Roberto Marinario G 5' 10" 160          
  Eddy Berdusco F 6' 0"           Canada
  John Fitzgerald F             Canada
  Carl Fletcher D 5' 10"           Canada
  Amadeo Gasparini M             Argentina
  Lyndon Hooper M 5' 8" 155         Guyana/Canada
  Dino Lopez                
  Hector Marinaro F 5' 9" 155         Canada
  Zenon Luzniak