Victor Petroni

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Victor Petroni
Personal information
Date of birth (1959-03-03) March 3, 1959 (age 58)
Place of birth Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Playing position Goalkeeper
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1980–1981 Buffalo Stallions (indoor) 2 (0)
1981–1983 Kansas City Comets (indoor) 44 (0)
1983–1984 Phoenix Pride (indoor) 16 (0)
1984–1986 Kalamazoo Kangaroos (indoor) 33 (0)
1986–1987 Louisville Thunder (indoor) 26 (0)
Teams managed
1993–1995 Louisville Cardinals
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Victor Petroni is a retired Canadian soccer goalkeeper who played professionally in the Major Indoor Soccer League and American Indoor Soccer Association.


In 1980, Petroni signed with the Buffalo Stallions of the Major Indoor Soccer League. In 1981, he moved to the Kansas City Comets. He played two seasons with Kansas City before joining the Phoenix Pride. The Pride folded at the end of the season and Petroni had trials with several MISL teams before signing with the Kalamazoo Kangaroos of the American Indoor Soccer Association. He was the 1986 AISA Goalkeeper of the Year with the Kangaroos.[1] In the fall of 1986, he moved to the Louisville Thunder.[2]


Patroni currently coaches for Javanon FC in Louisville, Kentucky. Since retiring he had become Director of Coaching at the Athletic Flames Football Club in Kentucky. In February 1993, the University of Louisville hired Petroni to coach the men's soccer team.[3] He coached the team for three seasons, compiling a 14-41-3 record.[4]


He is also a referee and refereeing assessor.

Yearly Awards[edit]

  • AISA Goalkeeper of the Year 1985 - 1986
  • AISA All-Star Team 1985 - 1986


  1. ^ The Year in American Soccer - 1986
  2. ^ The Year in American Soccer - 1987
  3. ^ TRANSACTIONS Rocky Mountain News (CO) - Tuesday, February 23, 1993
  4. ^ Louisville Cardinals seasons

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