Derek Frye - Player Profile


Full Name:Derek Frye
Born:February 2nd, 1956 (Irvine)
Position:Forward
Signed:August 10th, 1978
First Manager:Jim McLean
Career Stats: 13 appearances, 1 goals
Debut (as sub): August 12th, 1978 - Dundee United 0 - 0 Hibernian (League - Premier Division)
Full Debut: August 19th, 1978 - Partick Thistle 1 - 1 Dundee United (League - Premier Division)
First Goal: August 19th, 1978 - Partick Thistle 1 - 1 Dundee United (League - Premier Division)
Also Played For:Airdrieonians, Ayr United, Clyde, Kilmarnock, Queen of the South, Stranraer

 Season  League Apps Gls GtGR Yel Red W D L
 1979-80  Premier Division 1 0 - - - 100.0% 0.0% 0.0%
 1978-79  Premier Division 7 (5) 1 0.08 - - 16.7% 41.7% 41.7%
8 (5) 1 0.08

 Apps = First Team Appearances (Sub Appearances) | Gls = Goals
 GtGR = Goals to Games Ratio | W/D/L - Games won, drawn or lost as percentage of games played in
 Yel = Yellow Cards/Cautions | Red = Red Cards/Dismissals

 Most Recent 1st Team Starts:
 Jul 28th, 1979 Dryburgh Cup  (H)  vs. Dunfermline Athletic 3 - 0
 Dec 23rd, 1978 League  (H)  vs. Hibernian 2 - 1
 Sep 16th, 1978 League  (A)  vs. Motherwell 1 - 0
 Sep 9th, 1978 League  (H)  vs. Greenock Morton 1 - 2
 Sep 2nd, 1978 League Cup  (A)  vs. Celtic 0 - 1
 
 Most Recent Goals:
 Aug 19th, 1978 League  (A)  vs. Partick Thistle 1 - 1

Derek had been with Kilmarnock, Queen of the South and then Stranraer, where he became top scorer in the Second Division. He did not have the desired impact at Tannadice and was soon in the reserves. In August 1979, he was transferred to Ayr United.

 Goals Scored
Aug 19th, 1978 League  (A)  vs. Partick Thistle 1 - 1 (8')

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