Andy McLaren - Player Profile


Full Name:Andrew McLaren
Born:June 5th, 1973 (Glasgow)
Height:5' 10
Position:Winger
Signed:July 1st, 1989
First Manager:Jim McLean
Career Stats: 250 appearances, 23 goals
Debut (as sub): August 17th, 1991 - St Johnstone 1 - 1 Dundee United (League - Premier Division)
Full Debut: August 27th, 1991 - Dundee United 1 - 0 Falkirk (League Cup - 3rd Round)
First Goal: August 31st, 1993 - Dundee United 3 - 3 Falkirk (League Cup - Quarter Final)
Also Played For:Ayr United, Dundee, Falkirk, Greenock Morton, Kilmarnock, Livingston, Partick Thistle, Reading

 Season  League Apps Gls GtGR Yel Red W D L
 2004-05  SPL 3 (5) 0 - 2 0 50.0% 25.0% 25.0%
 2003-04  SPL 29 (1) 5 0.17 9 0 40.0% 30.0% 30.0%
 1998-99  SPL 3 (9) 0 - 2 0 33.3% 50.0% 16.7%
 1997-98  Premier Division 24 (15) 6 0.15 5 0 38.5% 30.8% 30.8%
 1996-97  Premier Division 36 (5) 5 0.12 4 0 46.3% 26.8% 26.8%
 1995-96  First Division 30 (9) 3 0.08 6 0 53.8% 23.1% 23.1%
 1994-95  Premier Division 18 (5) 0 - 0 0 26.1% 17.4% 56.5%
 1993-94  Premier Division 24 (12) 4 0.11 5 0 27.8% 41.7% 30.6%
 1992-93  Premier Division 5 (1) 0 - 0 0 50.0% 33.3% 16.7%
 1991-92  Premier Division 9 (7) 0 - 1 0 31.3% 37.5% 31.3%
 1990-91  Premier Division 0 0 - 0 0 - - -
181 (69) 23 0.09

 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:
 Sep 25th, 2004 League  (A)  vs. Kilmarnock 2 - 5
 Sep 21st, 2004 League Cup  (H)  vs. Clyde 4 - 0
 Aug 25th, 2004 League Cup  (H)  vs. Stranraer 3 - 1
 Apr 24th, 2004 League  (H)  vs. Rangers 3 - 3
 Apr 17th, 2004 League  (A)  vs. Dunfermline Athletic 1 - 1
 
 Most Recent Goals:
 Feb 29th, 2004 League  (H)  vs. Rangers 2 - 0
 Nov 8th, 2003 League  (A)  vs. Hibernian 2 - 2
 Oct 18th, 2003 League  (A)  vs. Aberdeen 1 - 0
 Sep 27th, 2003 League  (H)  vs. Kilmarnock 1 - 1
 Sep 23rd, 2003 League Cup  (H)  vs. Greenock Morton 3 - 1

Andy joined United from Rangers Amateurs Boys Club. He was involved with the Scottish national squad at schoolboy and youth level and was part of the United team, which won the BP Youth Cup in 1990 and 1991. Andy was later a Scotland Under-21 international and gained one full international cap.

Fully established in the team by 1993-94, he collected a winners medal in the 1994 Scottish Cup final. Andy continued to play regularly until he moved to Reading in March 1999, for a performance related fee of 150,000. After spells with Livingston and Kilmarnock he returned to United in August 2003. He had time on loan at Partick Thistle and Morton before signing for the latter club in July 2005.

 Goals Scored
Aug 31st, 1993 League Cup  (H)  vs. Falkirk 3 - 3 (58')
Sep 11th, 1993 League  (H)  vs. Dundee 1 - 0 (35')
Nov 9th, 1993 League  (H)  vs. Raith Rovers 2 - 2 (33')
Mar 15th, 1994 Scottish Cup  (H)  vs. Airdrie 2 - 0 (14')
Oct 28th, 1995 League  (H)  vs. Dunfermline 3 - 1 (55')
Oct 31st, 1995 League  (H)  vs. Clydebank 3 - 0 (30')
Mar 30th, 1996 League  (A)  vs. St Mirren 3 - 1 (13')
Nov 16th, 1996 League  (A)  vs. Aberdeen 3 - 3 (45')
Dec 14th, 1996 League  (A)  vs. Hibernian 1 - 1 (44') p
Mar 1st, 1997 League  (H)  vs. Dunfermline 2 - 1 (38')
Mar 8th, 1997 Scottish Cup  (H)  vs. Motherwell 4 - 1 (66')
Mar 8th, 1997 Scottish Cup  (H)  vs. Motherwell 4 - 1 (47')
Jul 30th, 1997 UEFA Cup  (H)  vs. Principat 9 - 0 (37')
Aug 26th, 1997 UEFA Cup  (H)  vs. Trabzonspor 1 - 1 (56')
Oct 4th, 1997 League  (A)  vs. Dunfermline 3 - 3 (45')
Oct 18th, 1997 League  (H)  vs. Motherwell 4 - 0 (87')
Nov 9th, 1997 League  (H)  vs. Aberdeen 5 - 0 (21')
Dec 20th, 1997 League  (H)  vs. St Johnstone 2 - 1 (10')
Sep 23rd, 2003 League Cup  (H)  vs. Morton 3 - 1 (10')
Sep 27th, 2003 League  (H)  vs. Kilmarnock 1 - 1 (74')
Oct 18th, 2003 League  (A)  vs. Aberdeen 1 - 0 (11')
Nov 8th, 2003 League  (A)  vs. Hibernian 2 - 2 (28')
Feb 29th, 2004 League  (H)  vs. Rangers 2 - 0 (34')

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