John Boland - Player Profile


Full Name:John Dorward Boland
Born:August 3rd, 1909 (Kirriemuir)
Position:Forward
Signed:August 10th, 1937
First Manager:George Greig
Career Stats: 26 appearances, 7 goals
Debut: August 14th, 1937 - Dundee United 1 - 7 St Bernard's (League - Division Two)
First Goal: August 28th, 1937 - Dundee United 2 - 1 Montrose (League - Division Two)
Also Played For:Brechin City, Forfar Athletic

 Season  League Apps Gls GtGR Yel Red W D L
 1937-38  Division Two 26 7 0.27 - - 23.1% 19.2% 57.7%
26 (0) 7 0.27

 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:
 Apr 30th, 1938 League  (H)  vs. Airdrieonians 5 - 5
 Apr 29th, 1938 League  (A)  vs. East Fife 0 - 7
 Mar 26th, 1938 League  (A)  vs. Leith Athletic 0 - 5
 Mar 19th, 1938 League  (H)  vs. Stenhousemuir 0 - 4
 Mar 12th, 1938 League  (H)  vs. Brechin City 3 - 4
 
 Most Recent Goals:
 Dec 25th, 1937 League  (H)  vs. Raith Rovers 4 - 4
 Dec 4th, 1937 League  (A)  vs. Montrose 3 - 1
 Sep 25th, 1937 League  (H)  vs. Alloa Athletic 2 - 2
 Sep 11th, 1937 League  (H)  vs. Edinburgh City 5 - 2
 Aug 28th, 1937 League  (H)  vs. Montrose 2 - 1

John had been with Forfar Athletic and Brechin City before signing for United at the beginning of season 1937-38. He was comfortable in most forward roles, most of which he played in over the season but at the end of the campaign, he was released.

 Goals Scored
Aug 28th, 1937 League  (H)  vs. Montrose 2 - 1 (-)
Sep 11th, 1937 League  (H)  vs. Edinburgh City 5 - 2 (-)
Sep 11th, 1937 League  (H)  vs. Edinburgh City 5 - 2 (-)
Sep 25th, 1937 League  (H)  vs. Alloa Athletic 2 - 2 (-)
Dec 4th, 1937 League  (A)  vs. Montrose 3 - 1 (-)
Dec 4th, 1937 League  (A)  vs. Montrose 3 - 1 (-)
Dec 25th, 1937 League  (H)  vs. Raith Rovers 4 - 4 (-)

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