1991 Fort Lauderdale Strikers season

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Fort Lauderdale Strikers
1991 season
Owner United States Joe Robbie
Noel Lemon
Manager Thomas Rongen
APSL American Conference: First place
Semifinalist
Home colors
Away colors

The 1991 Fort Lauderdale Strikers season was the second season of the team in the American Professional Soccer League. It was the club's twenty-fifth season in professional soccer. This year, the team finished in first place in the American Conference. They went to the playoffs and made it to the semifinals.

Background[edit]

Review[edit]

Competitions[edit]

APSL regular season[edit]

American Conference[edit]

Place Team GP W L WN WE WS LN LE LS GF GA GD Points
1 Fort Lauderdale Strikers 21 15 6 11 0 4 3 1 2 39 21 +18 117
2 Albany Capitals 21 10 11 9 1 0 7 1 3 27 29 −2 92
3 Tampa Bay Rowdies 21 8 13 7 1 0 13 0 0 26 27 −1 69
4 Penn-Jersey Spirit 21 6 15 4 0 2 13 0 2 25 50 −25 61
5 Miami Freedom 21 6 15 5 0 1 14 1 0 19 53 −34 52

Western Conference[edit]

Place Team GP W L WN WE WS LN LE LS GF GA GD Points
1 Maryland Bays 21 19 2 17 1 1 2 0 0 54 23 +31 158
2 San Francisco Bay Blackhawks 21 17 4 12 1 4 2 1 1 33 16 +17 126
3 Colorado Foxes 21 13 8 11 1 1 7 0 1 36 27 +9 111
4 Salt Lake Sting 20 3 17 3 0 0 14 1 2 12 22 −10 33

Results summaries[edit]

Results by round[edit]

Match reports[edit]

APSL Playoffs[edit]

Semifinal 1[edit]

September 6, 1991
7:35 PM EST
Albany Capitals (NY) 2–1 (OT) Maryland Bays (MD)
Dave Smyth Goal 2'
Lee Tschantret Goal 101'
Goal 77' Kevin Sloan


September 14, 1991
Maryland Bays (MD) 2–1 Albany Capitals (NY)
Philip Gyau Goal 20'
Kevin Sloan Goal 69'
Kevin Sloan Booked
Goal 89' Chris Szanto
Cedar Lane Park, Maryland
Attendance: 2,741


September 14, 1991
Maryland Bays (MD) 0–0 Albany Capitals (NY)
  Penalties  
 ? Penalty scored
? Penalty scored
? Penalty scored
John Abe Penalty missed
? Penalty scored
4–5 Penalty scored ?
Penalty scored ?
Penalty scored ?
Penalty scored ?
Penalty scored Lee Tschantret
Cedar Lane Park, Maryland
Attendance: 2,741
Referee: (USA)

The Albany Capitals adanvced to the final.


Semifinal 2[edit]

September 8, 1991
10:30 PM EST
San Francisco Bay Blackhawks (CA) 1–0 (OT) Fort Lauderdale Strikers (FL)
Dominic Kinnear Goal 96'


September 14, 1991
7:30 PM EST
Fort Lauderdale Strikers (FL) 0–1 (OT) San Francisco Bay Blackhawks (CA)
John Clare Booked 24' Goal 95' Eric Wynalda

The San Francisco Bay Blackhawks advanced to the final.

Bracket[edit]

Match reports[edit]

Statistics[edit]

Transfers[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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