Brisbane Football (Soccer) Tables

 

National Soccer League (NSL) Cup 1977-1997

 

Table of rankings | Season by season | Upset results

 

 

NSL Cup – Table of rankings 1977-1997

 

The table below ranks the clubs participating in the NSL Cup. This competition was the premier knock-out tournament in Australian football prior to the commencement of the FFA Cup in 2014 run by Football Federation Australia.

 

In several editions clubs outside the NSL were allowed to compete:

 

Clubs are listed under their current name, with previous (and sometimes more familiar) names also listed.

 

Code = ‘NSL’ for clubs that ever participated in the NSL; the state is listed for other teams; ‘NNSW’ = Northern NSW; ‘ACT’ = Australian Capital Territory.

 

Eight clubs which joined the NSL after the 1996-97 season are also listed at the bottom of this table.

 

 

Team

Previous name

Code

W

F

SF

QF

2

1

p

Total

Tier 2014

Division 2014

1

Adelaide City

 

NSL

3

1

5

5

1

6

0

21

2

SA National Premier League

2

Sydney Olympic

UTS Olympic

NSL

2

2

1

4

3

8

0

20

2

NSW National Premier League 1

3

South Melbourne

 

NSL

2

1

7

1

3

7

0

21

2

VIC National Premier League

4

Parramatta FC

Parramatta Melita Eagles

NSL

2

1

0

0

2

5

1

11

3

NSW National Premier League 2

5

APIA Leichhardt Tigers

 

NSL

2

0

4

1

3

5

0

15

2

NSW National Premier League 1

6

Brisbane City

 

NSL

2

0

0

4

1

3

0

10

2

QLD National Premier League

7

Heidelberg United

Fitzroy United Alexander

NSL

1

4

3

3

2

4

0

17

2

VIC National Premier League

8

Marconi Stallions

Marconi Fairfield

NSL

1

3

3

7

0

7

0

21

2

NSW National Premier League 1

9

Sydney United

Sydney Croatia

NSL

1

1

2

2

1

10

0

17

2

NSW National Premier League 1

10

Melbourne Knights

Melbourne Croatia

NSL

1

1

1

4

4

7

0

18

2

VIC National Premier League

11

Newcastle KB United

 

NSL

1

0

3

1

2

1

1

9

X

DEFUNCT

12

Queensland Lions

Brisbane Lions

NSL

1

0

2

3

2

4

0

12

3

QLD Brisbane Premier League

13

Hakoah Sydney City East

Eastern Suburbs

NSL

1

0

0

5

2

2

0

10

4

NSW State League Division 1

14

Collingwood Warriors

 

NSL

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

X

DEFUNCT

15

West Adelaide

 

NSL

0

2

1

3

2

9

0

17

2

SA National Premier League

16

Preston Lions

Preston Makedonia

NSL

0

2

0

4

3

6

0

15

4

VIC State League Div 1 North-West

17

St George

St George Budapest

NSL

0

1

0

2

2

9

1

15

2

NSW National Premier League 1

18

Moreland Zebras

Brunswick Juventus

NSL

0

1

0

1

0

7

0

9

3

VIC National Premier League 1

19

Newcastle Breakers

 

NSL

0

1

0

1

0

3

0

5

X

DEFUNCT

20

Canberra City

 

NSL

0

0

4

4

0

2

0

10

2

ACT National Premier league

21

Brisbane Strikers

 

NSL

0

0

2

1

0

1

0

4

2

QLD National Premier League

22

Sunshine George Cross

 

NSL

0

0

1

3

1

5

0

10

3

VIC National Premier League 1

23

Melbourne JUST

Footscray JUST

NSL

0

0

1

2

1

9

0

13

X

DEFUNCT

24

Brisbane United

 

NSL

0

0

1

1

0

0

0

2

X

DEFUNCT

25

Canberra Cosmos

 

NSL

0

0

1

0

0

1

0

2

X

DEFUNCT

26

South Coast Wolves

Wollongong Wolves

NSL

0

0

0

3

2

11

0

16

2

NSW National Premier League 1

27

Blacktown City

 

NSL

0

0

0

2

1

3

1

7

2

NSW National Premier League 1

28

Western Suburbs

 

NSL

0

0

0

2

0

0

0

2

X

DEFUNCT

29

Green Gully

 

NSL

0

0

0

1

1

3

0

5

2

VIC National Premier League

30

Morwell Falcons

Gippsland Falcons

NSL

0

0

0

1

0

5

0

6

X

DEFUNCT

31

Adelaide Blue Eagles

Eastern Districts Azzurri

SA

0

0

0

1

0

1

0

2

2

SA National Premier League

32

Adelaide Raiders

Adelaide Croatia

SA

0

0

0

1

0

1

0

2

2

SA National Premier League

33

Penrith City

 

NSL

0

0

0

1

0

1

0

2

X

DEFUNCT

34

St Kilda

 

VIC

0

0

0

1

0

1

0

2

X

DEFUNCT

35

Cockburn City

Spearwood Dalmatinacs

WA

0

0

0

1

0

0

0

1

2

WA National Premier League

36

Croydon City Arrows

 

VIC

0

0

0

1

0

0

0

1

7

VIC State League Div 4 East

37

Mooroolbark

 

NSL

0

0

0

1

0

0

0

1

5

VIC State League Div 2 South-East

38

NSW Under 23

 

NSW

0

0

0

1

0

0

0

1

X

NSW Representative team

39

Olympic Kingsway

Kingsway Olympic

WA

0

0

0

0

2

0

0

2

4

WA State League Division 2

40

White City Woodville

Beograd Woodville

SA

0

0

0

0

2

0

0

2

2

SA National Premier League

41

Cumberland United

 

SA

0

0

0

0

1

2

0

3

2

SA National Premier League

42

Inter Monaro

 

NSL

0

0

0

0

1

2

0

3

X

DEFUNCT

43

Grange Thistle

 

QLD

0

0

0

0

1

1

0

2

4

QLD Capital League Division 1

44

Mt Gravatt Hawks

 

QLD

0

0

0

0

1

1

0

2

4

QLD Capital League Division 1

45

Mareeba United

 

QLD

0

0

0

0

1

0

0

1

3

Far North Queensland Premier League

46

Gungahlin United

West Woden Juventus

ACT

0

0

0

0

0

4

0

4

4

ACT State League 3

47

Ipswich United

 

QLD

0

0

0

0

0

4

0

4

3

QLD Brisbane Premier League

48

Sutherland Sharks

 

NSW

0

0

0

0

0

3

0

3

2

NSW National Premier League 1

49

Edgeworth Eagles

 

NNSW

0

0

0

0

0

2

1

3

2

Northern NSW National Premier

50

Uruguayan Penrith

Auburn

NSW

0

0

0

0

0

2

1

3

X

DEFUNCT

51

Bankstown Berries

Canterbury-Marrickville

NSL

0

0

0

0

0

2

0

2

3

NSW National Premier League 2

52

Hobart Zebras

Juventus Pioneer

TAS

0

0

0

0

0

2

0

2

2

TAS National Premier League

53

New Town Eagles

White Eagles

TAS

0

0

0

0

0

2

0

2

3

TAS Southern Premier League

54

Southside Eagles

 

QLD

0

0

0

0

0

2

0

2

4

QLD Capital League Division 1

55

St Georges Souths

Hellenic

QLD

0

0

0

0

0

2

0

2

X

DEFUNCT

56

Weston Worker Bears

 

NNSW

0

0

0

0

0

2

0

2

2

Northern NSW National Premier

57

Rapid

Rapid Wrest Point

TAS

0

0

0

0

0

1

1

2

X

DEFUNCT

58

Annerley

 

QLD

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

1

4

QLD Capital League Division 1

59

Belmont Swansea United

 

NNSW

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

1

3

Northern NSW Division 1

60

Canberra FC

Croatia Deakin

ACT

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

1

2

ACT National Premier league

61

Enfield United

Enfield Victoria

SA

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

1

X

DEFUNCT

62

Forrestfield United

Ascot

WA

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

1

4

WA State League Division 2

63

Frankston Pines

 

VIC

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

1

5

VIC State League Div 2 South-East

64

Laverton Park

Prahran Slavia

VIC

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

1

7

VIC State League Div 4 East

65

Noarlunga United

 

SA

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

1

3

SA NPL State League

66

Northern NSW XI

 

NNSW

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

1

X

Northern NSW Representative team

67

Para Hills Knights

 

SA

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

1

2

SA National Premier League

68

Playford City Patriots

Elizabeth City

SA

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

1

3

SA NPL State League

69

Rockdale City Suns

Rockdale Ilinden

NSW

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

1

2

NSW National Premier League 1

70

Salisbury United

 

SA

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

1

3

SA NPL State League

71

South Australian XI

 

SA

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

1

X

SA Representative team

72

South Cardiff

 

NNSW

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

1

2

Northern NSW National Premier

73

Stirling Lions

Stirling Macedonia

WA

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

1

2

WA National Premier League

74

Townsville United

 

QLD

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

1

X

QLD City representative team

75

West Torrens Birkalla

 

SA

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

1

2

SA National Premier League

76

Wollongong United

Wollongong Macedonia

NSL

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

1

6

Illawarra Premier League

77

Canberra Olympic

Downer Olympic

ACT

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

1

2

ACT National Premier league

78

Adelaide Force

 

NSL

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

X

DEFUNCT

79

Adelaide United

 

NSL

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

A League

80

Carlton

 

NSL

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

X

DEFUNCT

81

Football Kingz

Auckland Kingz

NSL

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

X

DEFUNCT

82

Newcastle United

 

NSL

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

A League

83

Parramatta Power

 

NSL

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

X

DEFUNCT

84

Perth Glory

 

NSL

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

A League

85

Spirit FC

Northern Spirit

NSL

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

3

NSW National Premier League 2

 

TOTALS

 

 

21

21

42

79

48

200

8

419

 

 

 

 

Season by season

 

 

Position

77

78

79

80

81

82

83

84

85

86

87

88

89

90

91

92

93

94

95

96

97

W

Winner

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

F

Finalist

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

SF

Semi-Finalist

2

2

2

2

2

2

2

2

2

2

2

2

2

2

2

2

2

2

2

2

2

QF

Quarter-Finalist

3

4

4

4

4

4

4

4

4

4

4

4

4

4

4

3

4

3

4

2

4

2

Second Round

0

8

8

8

8

0

0

0

8

8

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

First Round

7

16

16

16

12

8

8

16

16

16

5

6

6

6

6

7

6

7

6

6

8

p

Preliminary Round

0

0

0

0

8

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

 

TOTAL

14

32

32

32

36

16

16

24

32

32

13

14

14

14

14

14

14

14

14

12

16

 

Note: From 1977 to 1989 the NSL played a Winter season. From 1989-90 onwards a Summer season was played.

 

 

Upset results – NSL clubs beaten by State opposition

1978 Marconi (NSL) 0 Sydney Croatia (NSW) 1 (Round 1)

1979 Marconi (NSL) 0 Parramatta Melita (NSW) 2 (Round 1)

1980 Brisbane City (NSL) 0 Mt Gravatt (QLD) 1 (Round 1)

1980 Footscray JUST (NSL) 2 Green Gully (VIC) 2 on penalties (Round 1)

1980 Spearwood Dalmatinacs (WA) 2 West Adelaide (NSL) 1 (Round 1)

1985 Adelaide Croatia (SA) 1 Adelaide City (NSL) 0 (Round 1)

1985 Adelaide Croatia (SA) 1 West Adelaide (NSL) 0 (Round 2)

1986 Croydon City (VIC) 3 Green Gully (NSL) 0 (Round 1)

1986 Croydon City (VIC) 2 South Melbourne (NSL) 1 (Round 2)

1996-97 South Australian XI (SA) 1 Collingwood Warriors (NSL) 0 (1st leg, Round 1) – but SA XI lost the second leg 2-0

1996-97 Brisbane Strikers (NSL) 0 Brisbane Lions (QLD) 1 (1st leg, Round 1) – but Lions lost the second leg 2-0

 

 

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