1980 NASL Draft Transactions

 

Overall # Round # Team Transactions Player Drafted
Round 1
1 1-1
Rougues
Cosmos

 

Unknown.

 

"from Memphis" per AP

 

  Don Ebert
 
Earthquakes
"no pick" per AP    
2 1-2
Drillers
Kicks

 

Unknown.

 

"from Edmonton" per AP

  Darryl Gee
3 1-3
Tea Men
  Pete Simonini
4 1-4
Fury
Timbers

 

Unknown.

 

"New York from Portland and Philadelphia" per AP

Cosmos

 

Unknown.

 

"New York from Portland and Philadelphia" per AP

  Vidal Fernandez
5 1-5
Tornado
Timbers

 

Unknown.

 

"from Dallas" per AP

  Ray Vigliotti
6 1-6
Chiefs
  Bruce Savage
7 1-7
Sounders
Sockers

 

Unknown.

 

"from Seattle" per AP

  Jim Stamatis
8 1-8
Lancers
Cosmos

 

Traded • Branko Segota to Lancers for • 1980 first round pick (#8-Randy DeRousse) • 1980 second round pick (#32-Dan King) • 1981 first round pick (?-?) • 1981 second round pick (?-?) • 1982 first round pick (?-?) • 1982 second round pick (?-?) • cash on 1979-06-26

 

"from Rochester" per AP

  Randy DeRousse
9 1-9
Blizzard
  Randy Ragan
10 1-10
Express
  Bart Farley
11 1-11
Roughnecks
Kicks

 

Unknown.

 

"from Tulsa" per AP

  Tony Pesneker
12 1-12
Surf
Aztecs

 

Unknown.

 

"from California" per AP

  Todd Saldona
13 1-13
Sockers
Drillers

 

Unknown.

 

"from San Diego" per AP

 

  Ross Ongaro
14 1-14
Tornado
Timbers

 

Unknown.

 

"from Portland and Dallas" per AP

Strikers

 

Unknown.

 

"from Portland and Dallas" per AP

 

  Jeff Cacciatori
15 1-15
Sting
  Rudy Glenn
16 1-16
Aztecs
Roughnecks

 

Unknown.

 

"from Tulsa and Los Angeles" per AP

Strikers

 

Traded • ~$50,000 cash to Roughnecks for • Greg Villa • 1980 first round pick (#16-Rich Wiegand) • 1982 second round pick (?-?) on 1979-12-18

 

"from Tulsa and Los Angeles" per AP

  Rich Wiegand
17 1-17
Surf
Rowdies

 

Unknown.

 

"from California" per AP

 

  Paul Mott
18 1-18
Strikers
Aztecs

 

Unknown.

 

18th pick "was once owned by Fort Lauderdale, it was dealt to Los Angeles, which in turn traded it to Tulsa, which dealt it to California, which eventually dealt it to Tampa

Roughnecks

 

Unknown.

 

18th pick "was once owned by Fort Lauderdale, it was dealt to Los Angeles, which in turn traded it to Tulsa, which dealt it to California, which eventually dealt it to Tampa

Rogues

 

Unknown.

 

18th pick "was once owned by Fort Lauderdale, it was dealt to Los Angeles, which in turn traded it to Tulsa, which dealt it to California, which eventually dealt it to Tampa

Rogues

 

Unknown.

 

18th pick "was once owned by Fort Lauderdale, it was dealt to Los Angeles, which in turn traded it to Tulsa, which dealt it to California, which eventually dealt it to Tampa

Steve Bradshaw
19 1-19
Kicks
  Mike North
20 1-20
Sockers
  John Putna
21 1-21
Cosmos
Aztecs

 

Traded • Angelo DiBernardo • Larry Hulcer to Cosmos for • Gary Etherington • Santiago Formoso • 1980 first round pick (#21-Jim Tietiens) on 1979-12-05

  Jim Tietiens
22 1-22
Rowdies
  Eddie Dietz
23 1-23
Whitecaps
  David Norman
Round 2
24 2-1
Rougues
Aztecs

 

Unknown.

 

"Tulsa from Los Angeles and Memphis" per AP

Roughnecks

 

Unknown.

 

"Tulsa from Los Angeles and Memphis" per AP

  Paul Turin
25 2-2
Earthquakes
  Mike Hunter
26 2-3
Drillers
Cosmos

 

Unknown.

 

"New York from Edmonton" per AP

  Gino Alberti
27 2-4
Tea Men
  Mike Gribbon
28 2-5
Fury
Whitecaps

 

Unknown.

 

"Vancouver from Philadelphia" per AP

  Shaun Lauther
29 2-6
Timbers
Drillers

 

Unknown.

 

"Edmonton from Portland" per AP

  Mike Sweeney
30 2-7
Chiefs
Kicks

 

Unknown.

 

"Minnesota from Atlants" per AP

  Tim Clark
31 2-8
Sounders
  Dave Hundelt
32 2-9
Lancers
Cosmos

 

Traded • Branko Segota to Lancers for • 1980 first round pick (#8-Randy DeRousse) • 1980 second round pick (#32-Dan King) • 1981 first round pick (?-?) • 1981 second round pick (?-?) • 1982 first round pick (?-?) • 1982 second round pick (?-?) • cash on 1979-06-26

  Dan King
33 2-10
Blizzard
Chiefs

 

 

  Charles Shinn
34 2-11
Chiefs
Express

 

Unknown.

 

"Philadelphia from Detroit and Atlanta" per AP

Fury

 

Unknown.

 

"Philadelphia from Detroit and Atlanta" per AP

  Frank D'Amelio
35 2-12
Roughnecks
Tornado

 

Unknown.

 

"Dallas from Tulsa" per AP

  David James
36 2-13
Surf
Aztecs

 

Unknown.

 

"from California" per AP

  Dave Hummert
37 2-14
Sockers
  Mike Freitag
38 2-15
Tornado
  John Schram
39 2-16
Sting
  Mark Simanton
40 2-17
Aztecs
Express

 

Unknown.

 

"Detroit from Los Angeles" per AP

  Paul Knight
41 2-18
Strikers
  Mike Grayson
42 2-19
Diplomats
  Ed Hawkins
43 2-20
Kicks
  Bob Bozada
44 2-21
Hurricane
Cosmos

 

Unknown.

 

"New York from Houston" per AP

  John Merrihew
45 2-22
Cosmos
Roughnecks

 

Unknown.

 

"Tulsa from New York" per AP

  Tim Keane
46 2-23
Rowdies
  Kevin Clinton
47 2-24
Whitecaps
  Darren Poole
Round 3
48 3-1
Rougues
Surf

 

Unknown.

 

"California from Memphis" per AP

  Manny Neves
49 3-2
Earthquakes
  Casey Roberts
50 3-3
Drillers
  Pasquale DeLuca
51 3-4
Tea Men
  Brian Winstead
52 3-5
Fury
  Mike Robinson
53 3-6
Timbers
  John Benbow
54 3-7
Chiefs
  Chris Davin
55 3-8
Sounders
  Ric Miller
56 3-9
Lancers
  Dennis Mepham
57 3-10
Blizzard
  Miek Uremovic
58 3-11
Express
  Gerry McKeown
59 3-12
Roughnecks
Sting

 

Unknown.

 

"Chicago from Tulsa" per AP

  Obed Ariri
60 3-13
Surf
Rowdies

 

Unknown.

 

"Tulsa from California" per AP

  Nico Courouras
61 3-14
Sockers
Rowdies

 

Unknown.

 

"Tampa Bay from San Diego" per AP

  Robert Butler
62 3-15
Tornado
  Mike Haas
63 3-16
Sting
  Mark Pruitt
64 3-17
Aztecs
  Dan McNevin
65 3-18
Strikers
  Ernst-Jean Baptiste
66 3-19
Diplomats
  Carmine Posillico
67 3-20
Kicks
  Leo Bourneuf
68 3-21
Hurricane
  Brad Webster
69 3-22
Cosmos
  Dave Mazur
70 3-23
Rowdies
  Gary Davies
71 3-24
Whitecaps
  Mike Reeley
Round 4
72 4-1
Rougues
Surf

 

Unknown.

 

"California from Memphis" per AP

  Steve Heimich
73 4-2
Earthquakes
  Greg Delgado
74 4-3
Drillers
  Norm Odinga
75 4-4
Tea Men
  Louis Calderon
76 4-5
Fury
  Mike Hitchcock
77 4-6
Timbers
Strikers

 

Unknown.

 

"Fort Lauderdale from Portland" per AP

  Steve Watts
78 4-7
Chiefs
  Walter Schiothauer
79 4-8
Sounders
  Fred Hamel
80 4-9
Lancers
  Andy Sobolewski
81 4-10
Blizzard
Rogues

 

Unknown.

 

"Memphis from Toronto" per AP

  Conrad Earnest
82 4-11
Express
  Ken Murphy
83 4-12
Roughnecks
  Bert Gottbrecht
84 4-13
Surf
Roughnecks

 

Unknown.

 

"Tulsa from California" per AP

  Richard Garcia
85 4-14
Sockers
  Jeff Brown
86 4-15
Tornado
  Kyle Hutchins
87 4-16
Sting
  John Tyma
88 4-17
Aztecs
  Geoff Sandobry
89 4-18
Strikers
  Greg Robertson
90 4-19
Diplomats
  Steve Byrd
91 4-20
Kicks
  Steve DeBree
92 4-21
Hurricane
  Rickie Garcia
93 4-22
Cosmos
  Bobby Walzenegger
94 4-23
Rowdies
  Peter Charbonneau
95 4-24
Whitecaps
  Neil McEarchern