Significant Dates in Professional Soccer History

 

Date Description
1967-12-07 United Soccer Association and National Professional Soccer League merged to form North American Soccer League (NASL)
1980-11-25 Washington Diplomats (NASL) folded
1980-11-25 Houston Hurricanes (NASL) folded
1980-11-25 Rochester Lancers (NASL) folded
1980-11-26 Philadelphia Union (NASL) moved to Montreal and renamed Manic (NASL)
1981-09-16 Atlanta Chiefs (NASL) folded
1981-09-16 California Surf (NASL) folded
1981-09-16 Calgary Boomers (NASL) folded
1981-09-16 Dallas Tornado (NASL) folded
1981-12-09 Los Angeles Aztecs (NASL) folded
1981-12-07 NASL Dispersal Draft (Minnesota Kicks)