Detroit Lightning

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The Detroit Lightning was a Major Indoor Soccer League franchise which existed for only one season, 1979–1980. The Lightning finished that season at 15–17. The team's home arena was Cobo Arena.

On May 28, 1980, at the end of the 1979–1980 season, David Schoenstadt bought the Lightning and moved the team from Detroit, Michigan to San Francisco, California where he renamed the team the San Francisco Fog.




Year Record Regular Season Playoffs Avg. Attendance
1979–1980 15–17 3rd Central Division 1st Round 3,520


First Team All MISL

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