This Date in Sidekicks History
What was to become the final
were announced on this date:
was named to the first team.
and Rusty Troy were named "Honorable Mentions"
was named to the all-Rookie team.
The Sidekicks tied the record for their largest margin of defeat ever (8).
The record was set on
March 24, 1987
This recford was broken on
February 8, 2003
beat Dallas by 10 goals (22-2 MPS)
The following records were set in a match vs. Philadelphia on this date:
scored the third goal of his career
, extending his own record of
goals scored by a Sidekick goalkeeper
earned a tripping penalty in the third quarter, allowing him to become the Sidekicks all-time leader in career penalty minutes.
Always Remember the First Time
Philadelphia goalkeepers Peter Pappas and Stuart Dobson earned penalty box time within 2½ minutes of each other during the fourth period at Dallas.
This marked the first time in the new-MISL, Sidekicks history, and possibly the Division One history of indoor soccer where two goalkeeper penalties were being served at the same time.
The following players were released from the Training Camp roster. None ever saw action in a Regular Season or Playoff game:
Jeff (Lee) Rodgers (no relation to
Players Added to Training Camp Roster
Randy Phillips (not signed) and
November 7, 1986
Joining The Cause
The Sidekicks added their support to the City of Dallas' bid to host games in the 1994 World Cup.
Regular Season Games
9 Sidekicks 1
at Sidekicks 8
8 Sidekicks 5
at Nashville, Tennessee