1977 in American soccer

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The 1977 season was the 65th season of competitive soccer in the United States.

National teams[edit]

Men[edit]

Senior[edit]

Wins Losses Draws
4 3 2

Women[edit]

Managerial changes[edit]

League standings[edit]

North American Soccer League (Div. 1)[edit]

Atlantic Conference[edit]

Northern Division
W L GF GA PT
Toronto Metros-Croatia 13 13 42 38 115
St. Louis Stars 12 14 33 35 104
Rochester Lancers 11 15 34 41 99
Chicago Sting 10 16 31 43 88
Connecticut Bicentennials 7 19 34 65 72
Eastern Division
W L GF GA PT
Fort Lauderdale Strikers 19 7 49 29 161
Cosmos 15 11 60 39 140
Tampa Bay Rowdies 14 12 55 45 131
Washington Diplomats 10 16 32 49 92

Pacific Conference[edit]

Western Division
W L GF GA PT
Minnesota Kicks 16 10 44 36 137
Vancouver Whitecaps 14 12 43 36 124
Seattle Sounders 14 12 43 34 123
Portland Timbers 10 16 39 42 98
Southern Division
W L GF GA PT
Dallas Tornado 18 8 56 37 161
Los Angeles Aztecs 15 11 65 44 147
San Jose Earthquakes 14 12 37 44 119
Team Hawaii 11 15 45 59 106
Las Vegas Quicksilvers 11 15 38 44 103
Playoffs
  First round Conference semifinals Conference finals Soccer Bowl '77
                                         
  N1 Toronto Metros-Croatia 0 0  
N2 St. Louis Stars 0 N3 Rochester Lancers 1 1  
N3 Rochester Lancers 1
  E1 Fort Lauderdale Strikers 3 2
E2 Cosmos 3 E2 Cosmos 8 3    
E3 Tampa Bay Rowdies 0  
  W1 Minnesota Kicks
W2 Vancouver Whitecaps 0 W3 Seattle Sounders
W3 Seattle Sounders 2
  S1 Dallas Tornado
S2 Los Angeles Aztecs 2 S2 Los Angeles Aztecs  
S3 San Jose Earthquakes 1

American Soccer League (Div. 2)[edit]

College soccer[edit]

National Challenge Cup[edit]

Final[edit]

American clubs in international competition[edit]

References[edit]