1970 Washington Darts season

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Washington Darts
1970 season
Chairman William Cousins Jr.
Manager Norman Sutherland
NASL Southern Division: First place
Regular Season: First place
NASL Championship:Finalist
Top goalscorer League:
Greece Kirk Apostolidis
(16 goals)
All:
Greece Kirk Apostolidis
(16 goals)
Home colors
Away colors

The 1970 Washington Darts season was the first season of the new team in the North American Soccer League, and the club's fourth season in professional soccer. Previously the club fielded a team in the American Soccer League. In their initial run in the NASL, the team earned first place in the Southern Division and finished first for the Regular season. They made it into the championship game known as the NASL Final.

Background[edit]

Review[edit]

Competitions[edit]

NASL regular season[edit]

W = Wins, L = Losses, T= Ties, GF = Goals For, GA = Goals Against, PT= point system

6 points for a win, 3 points for a tie, 0 points for a loss, 1 point for each goal scored up to three per game.

Northern Division W L T GF GA PT
Rochester Lancers 9 9 6 41 45 111
Kansas City Spurs 8 10 6 42 44 100
St. Louis Stars 5 17 2 26 71 60
Southern Division W L T GF GA PT
Washington Darts 14 6 4 52 29 137
Atlanta Chiefs 11 8 5 53 33 123
Dallas Tornado 8 12 4 39 39 92

Results summaries[edit]

Results by round[edit]

Match reports[edit]

NASL Playoffs[edit]

NASL Final 1970[edit]

Aggregate Game 1 Game 2
Rochester Lancers 4 - 3[1] Washington Darts 3 - 0 1 - 3 September 2–9,321 • September 13 -5,543

Bracket[edit]

Match reports[edit]

Statistics[edit]

Transfers[edit]

References[edit]

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