Sandy Elder - Player Profile


Position:Half Back
Signed:February 9th, 1943
First Manager:Jimmy Littlejohn
Career Stats: 31 appearances, 2 goals
Debut: January 16th, 1943 - Heart of Midlothian 2 - 2 Dundee United (Wartime - North Eastern - 2nd Series)
First Goal: April 10th, 1943 - Dundee United 4 - 3 Raith Rovers (Mitchell Trophy - 1st Round 2nd Leg)

 Season  League Apps Gls GtGR Yel Red W D L
 1944/45  North Eastern 3 1 0.33 - - 33.3% 0.0% 66.7%
 1943/44  North Eastern 17 0 - - - 41.2% 0.0% 58.8%
 1942/43  North Eastern 11 1 0.09 - - 36.4% 9.1% 54.5%
31 (0) 2 0.06

 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:
 Aug 26th, 1944 Wartime  (H)  vs. Dundee 1 - 2
 Aug 19th, 1944 Wartime  (A)  vs. Arbroath 1 - 2
 Aug 12th, 1944 Wartime  (H)  vs. East Fife 2 - 1
 Jun 10th, 1944 Summer Cup  (H)  vs. Falkirk 0 - 2
 Apr 8th, 1944 Mitchell Trophy  (A)  vs. East Fife 0 - 3
 
 Most Recent Goals:
 Aug 12th, 1944 Wartime  (H)  vs. East Fife 2 - 1
 Apr 10th, 1943 Mitchell Trophy  (H)  vs. Raith Rovers 4 - 3

Sandy had been with United Juniors, Jeanfield Swifts and St Johnstone. He played under the alias of ‘Scott’ before signing with United in February 1943. Sandy featured frequently in the line up over the next eighteen months and then appears to have left the area.

 Goals Scored
Apr 10th, 1943 Mitchell Trophy  (H)  vs. Raith Rovers 4 - 3 (70')
Aug 12th, 1944 Wartime  (H)  vs. East Fife 2 - 1 (46')

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