1987–88 Major Indoor Soccer League season

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Major Indoor Soccer League
Season 1987–88
Champions San Diego Sockers
(4th title)
Matches played 308
Top goalscorer Hector Marinaro (58 goals)
Average attendance 8,439

The 1987-88 Major Indoor Soccer League season was the tenth in league history.

Season standings[edit]

Playoff teams in bold.

Eastern Division W L Pct. GB GF GA Home Road
Minnesota Strikers 31 25 .554 - 274 252 22-6 9-19
Cleveland Force 30 26 .536 1 242 219 20-8 10-18
Dallas Sidekicks 28 28 .500 3 200 204 22-6 6-22
Baltimore Blast 25 31 .446 6 235 249 18-10 7-21
Chicago Sting 24 32 .429 7 227 247 15-13 9-19
Western Division W L Pct. GB GF GA Home Road
San Diego Sockers 42 14 .750 - 277 189 23-5 19-9
Los Angeles Lazers 31 25 .554 11 291 266 17-11 14-14
Kansas City Comets 29 27 .518 13 294 290 19-9 10-18
Tacoma Stars 27 29 .482 15 259 285 21-7 6-22
Wichita Wings 23 33 .411 19 232 261 18-10 5-23
St. Louis Steamers 18 38 .321 24 214 280 12-16 6-22

Playoofs[edit]

  • QUARTER-FINALS:
    • Minnesota defeated Baltimore, 5-3, 4-2, 1-5, 9-4
    • Cleveland defeated Dallas, 3-2, 3-6, 5-4 (2OT), 5-2
    • Kansas City defeated Los Angeles, 9-6, 4-2, 7-5
    • San Diego defeated Tacoma, 6-2, 3-4 (OT), 7-2, 7-6
  • SEMI-FINALS:
    • Cleveland defeated Minnesota, 7-3, 0-7, 5-4, 5-2, 7-2
    • San Diego defeated Kansas City, 4-5, 5-4, 6-7(OT), 3-7, 7-1, 6-1, 8-5
  • CHAMPIONSHIP:
    • San Diego defeated Cleveland, 6-5(OT), 6-1, 3-2, 7-4

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