Alex Glen - Player Profile


Position:Right Winger
Signed:October 18th, 1939
First Manager:Bobby McKay
Career Stats: 35 appearances, 5 goals
Debut: October 21st, 1939 - Stenhousemuir 0 - 1 Dundee United (Wartime - Eastern Regional)
First Goal: December 2nd, 1939 - Dundee United 5 - 2 Dunfermline Athletic (Wartime - Eastern Regional)

 Season  League Apps Gls GtGR Yel Red W D L
 1939/40  Eastern Regional 35 5 0.14 - - 45.7% 11.4% 42.9%
35 (0) 5 0.14

 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:
 May 25th, 1940 Wartime  (H)  vs. East Fife 3 - 2
 May 18th, 1940 Wartime  (A)  vs. Dunfermline Athletic 0 - 2
 May 8th, 1940 Wartime  (A)  vs. Raith Rovers 0 - 5
 May 4th, 1940 Emergency War Cup  (N)  vs. Rangers 0 - 1
 Apr 27th, 1940 Wartime  (H)  vs. Falkirk 1 - 3
 
 Most Recent Goals:
 Apr 17th, 1940 Emergency War Cup  (N)  vs. Airdrieonians 3 - 1
 Jan 2nd, 1940 Wartime  (A)  vs. East Fife 6 - 3
 Jan 1st, 1940 Wartime  (H)  vs. Dundee 2 - 1
 Dec 2nd, 1939 Wartime  (H)  vs. Dunfermline Athletic 5 - 2

Alex was a former Forthill Athletic player who was with Raith Rovers at the outbreak of WW2. As he was based in the local area, United obtained permission from his club to play him during the 1939-40 season, including all the matches in the Emergency War Cup. In the following season Alex enlisted for military service.

 Goals Scored
Dec 2nd, 1939 Wartime  (H)  vs. Dunfermline 5 - 2 (52')
Jan 1st, 1940 Wartime  (H)  vs. Dundee 2 - 1 (-)
Jan 1st, 1940 Wartime  (H)  vs. Dundee 2 - 1 (-)
Jan 2nd, 1940 Wartime  (A)  vs. East Fife 6 - 3 (-)
Apr 17th, 1940 Emergency War Cup  (N)  vs. Airdrie 3 - 1 (47')

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