North American Soccer League History [1967-84] Patch Release

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Here's a look at the kits for the Philadelphia Atoms from 1973 to 1976
 

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Here's a look at the kits for the Philadelphia Fury from 1978 to 1980
 

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Here's a look at the kits for the Portland Timbers from 1975 to 1982
 

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Here's a look at the kits for the San Antonio Thunder from 1975 to 1976
 

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Here's a look at the kits for the San Diego Jaws of 1976 and San Diego Sockers from 1978 to 1984
 

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Here's a look at the kits for the San Jose/Golden Bay Earthquakes from 1974 to 1984
 

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Here's a look at the kits for the Seattle Sounders from 1974 to 1983
 

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Here's a look at the kits for the Tampa Bay Rowdies from 1975 to 1984
 

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pollard7545

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Here's a look at the kits for the Tulsa Roughnecks from 1978 to 1984
 

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Here's a look at the kits for the Vancouver Whitecaps from 1974 to 1984-Part 1
 

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pollard7545

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Here's a look at the kits for the Vancouver Whitecaps from 1974 to 1984-Part 2
 

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Here's a look at the kits for the Washington Diplomats from 1974 to 1981
 

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NASL 70's: The Pre-Pele Years: 1970-1974

Having survived the 1969 season, the NASL played a full season in 1970. The Baltimore Bays, however, folded, but two new teams came into the league by way of the American Soccer League. Those two teams were Rochester Lancers and Washington Darts.
Here is the patch for NASL 1970:

 

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NASL 70's: The Pre-Pele Years: 1970-1974

The NASL expanded from six to eight teams in 1971 as New York Cosmos and Toronto Metros joined the league. On the other hand, Kansas City Spurs folded and were replaced by a team from Montreal, the Olympique, for the first time.
Here is the patch for NASL 1971:
 

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NASL 70's: The Pre-Pele Years: 1970-1974

The NASL remained at 8 teams in 1972. There was, however, one change as the Washington Darts was transfered to Miami where it was known as the Miami Gatos, gato being the Spanish word for cat.
Here is the patch for NASL 1972:
 

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Youth Team
NASL 70's: The Pre-Pele Years: 1970-1974

The Philadelphia Atoms joined the NASL in 1973, increasing the membership to nine. A change in ownership in Atlanta saw the Chiefs become the Apollos while the Miami Gatos became the Miami Toros.
Here is the patch for NASL 1973:
 

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NASL 70's: The Pre-Pele Years: 1970-1974

The 1974 season brought major expansion to the NASL. The League increased from nine to 15 teams with the addition of Baltimore Comets, Boston Minutemen, Denver Dynamo, Los Angeles Aztecs, San Jose Earthquakes, Seattle Sounders, Vancouver Whitecaps and Washington Diplomats. However, along the way the NASL lost its teams in Atlanta and Montreal.
Here is the patch for NASL 1974:

Next up...The Pele Years 1975-1977
 

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NASL 70's: The Pele Years: 1975-1977

Further expansion took place in 1975 as the number of NASL teams increased from 15 to 20. NASL soccer returned to Chicago for the first time since 1968 with the Sting and new teams were added with Hartford Bi-Centennials, Portland Timbers, San Antonio Thunder and Tampa Bay Rowdies.
Here is the patch for NASL 1975:
 

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NASL 70's: The Pele Years: 1975-1977

Membership remained at 20 clubs for 1976, but the Philadelphia Atoms were sold to a Mexican group and the Baltimore Comets moved to San Diego and was called the Jaws. The Denver Dynamo folded and were replaced by a significant new team in Minnesota called the Kicks. Also the Toronto Metros merged with elements of the local Toronto Croatia team and was known as the Metros-Croatia.
Here is the patch for NASL 1976:
 

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NASL 70's: The Pele Years: 1975-1977

There was a slight decline in membership for the 1977 NASL season from 20 clubs to 18. Boston dropped out of the League as did Philadelphia, and a number of teams moved. Among them were San Antonio Thunder who crossed the Pacific Ocean to locate in Hawaii. The other moves saw San Diego Jaws become Las Vegas Quicksilvers and Miami Toros become Fort Lauderdale Strikers. And Hartford moved to New Haven and became Connecticut Bi-Centennials.
Here is the patch for NASL 1977:
 

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