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Mike Flater

Full name: Michael Harold "Mike" Flater
Gender: Male
Height: 5-10.5 (180 cm)
Weight: 159 lbs (72 kg)
Born: January 22, 1950 in Evanston, Illinois, United States
Affiliations: Colorado School of Mines, Golden (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Football


Mike Flater was a soccer forward who played in college at the Colorado School of Mines. He was also a placekicker on the CSM football team, and in 1974 was a ninth-round draft choice of the NFL’s Washington Redskins, but Flater never played in the NFL. In addition to his 1972 Olympic appearance, Flater earned 15 caps with the US national team between 1975-77, while he was playing professional soccer. Flater was drafted by the Denver Dynamos of the North American Soccer League (NASL) in 1975, and played one season with them, before moving to the Minnesota Kicks. He later played in the NASL with the Oakland Stompers and the Portland Timbers. He retired in 1980 after a severe knee injury.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1972 Summer 22 München Football Men's Football United States USA 13T

Men's Football

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G YC RC
1972 Summer 22 München Football United States USA Final Standings 13T 1972-08-27 0 0 0
1972 Summer 22 München Football United States USA Group A Match #6 2 1972-08-31 FRG 7, USA 0 0 0
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