Team Logo. The Detroit Express was a team in the North American Soccer League (1968-1984). They were owned by the chairman of the English team Coventry City. In 1981 they moved to the American Soccer League. Retrieved from "https://prosportsteams.fandom.com/wiki/Detroit_Express?oldid=11518" Categories: NASL (1968-1984) Teams Teams in Michigan Add category Cancel Save Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.