Neil Mochan - Player Profile


Full Name:Neil Mochan
Born:April 6th, 1927 (Larbert)
Height:5' 7
Position:Outside Left / Centre Forward
Signed:November 17th, 1960 (£1,500)
First Manager:Jerry Kerr
Left Club:April 30th, 1963
Career Stats: 85 appearances, 35 goals
Debut: November 19th, 1960 - Dundee United 2 - 4 Kilmarnock (League - Division One)
First Goal: November 19th, 1960 - Dundee United 2 - 4 Kilmarnock (League - Division One)
Also Played For:Celtic, Greenock Morton, Middlesbrough, Raith Rovers

 Season  League Apps Gls GtGR Yel Red W D L
 1962/63  Division One 22 4 0.18 - - 36.4% 27.3% 36.4%
 1961/62  Division One 39 17 0.44 - - 35.9% 17.9% 46.2%
 1960/61  Division One 24 14 0.58 - - 33.3% 25.0% 41.7%
85 (0) 35 0.41

 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 7th, 1963 League  (A)  vs. Aberdeen 2 - 1
 May 3rd, 1963 League  (A)  vs. St Mirren 1 - 2
 May 1st, 1963 League  (A)  vs. Kilmarnock 2 - 2
 Apr 29th, 1963 League  (H)  vs. Third Lanark 1 - 0
 Apr 27th, 1963 League  (A)  vs. Airdrieonians 2 - 4
 
 Most Recent Goals:
 Apr 27th, 1963 League  (A)  vs. Airdrieonians 2 - 4
 Apr 17th, 1963 League  (A)  vs. Dundee 2 - 1
 Dec 8th, 1962 League  (H)  vs. Aberdeen 3 - 3
 Nov 17th, 1962 League  (A)  vs. Clyde 3 - 1
 Mar 31st, 1962 League  (H)  vs. Falkirk 4 - 1

Neil had been with Morton, Middlesbrough and Celtic and he had gained international recognition with Scotland. He arrived at United for a fee of around 1,500 and in his three years at Tannadice he was a regular in the side. In his second season he was joint top scorer. Released in May 1963, he then joined Raith Rovers.

 Goals Scored
Nov 19th, 1960 League  (H)  vs. Kilmarnock 2 - 4 (53')
Nov 19th, 1960 League  (H)  vs. Kilmarnock 2 - 4 (50')
Nov 26th, 1960 League  (A)  vs. Aberdeen 3 - 1 (19')
Jan 14th, 1961 League  (H)  vs. Partick Thistle 3 - 0 (6')
Jan 21st, 1961 League  (H)  vs. Hearts 3 - 0 (65')
Jan 21st, 1961 League  (H)  vs. Hearts 3 - 0 (57')
Feb 18th, 1961 League  (H)  vs. Raith Rovers 4 - 1 (16')
Mar 7th, 1961 League  (A)  vs. Motherwell 3 - 4 (83')
Mar 7th, 1961 League  (A)  vs. Motherwell 3 - 4 (39')
Mar 25th, 1961 League  (A)  vs. Kilmarnock 1 - 1 (81')
Apr 8th, 1961 League  (A)  vs. St Mirren 3 - 0 (70')
Apr 8th, 1961 League  (A)  vs. St Mirren 3 - 0 (69')
Apr 29th, 1961 League  (H)  vs. Dunfermline 5 - 0 (47')
Apr 29th, 1961 League  (H)  vs. Dunfermline 5 - 0 (82')
Aug 12th, 1961 League Cup  (A)  vs. Motherwell 3 - 5 (2')
Aug 19th, 1961 League Cup  (H)  vs. Aberdeen 5 - 3 (-)
Aug 19th, 1961 League Cup  (H)  vs. Aberdeen 5 - 3 (-)
Aug 23rd, 1961 League  (H)  vs. Dunfermline 3 - 2 (84')
Sep 2nd, 1961 League Cup  (A)  vs. Aberdeen 2 - 2 (43')
Sep 30th, 1961 League  (H)  vs. Hibernian 4 - 0 (65')
Oct 14th, 1961 League  (H)  vs. St Mirren 3 - 1 (-)
Nov 25th, 1961 League  (H)  vs. Rangers 2 - 3 (74')
Dec 16th, 1961 League  (A)  vs. Aberdeen 3 - 1 (57')
Dec 16th, 1961 League  (A)  vs. Aberdeen 3 - 1 (-)
Dec 23rd, 1961 League  (H)  vs. Partick Thistle 3 - 5 (19') p
Jan 24th, 1962 League  (A)  vs. Hearts 1 - 2 (90')
Feb 3rd, 1962 League  (H)  vs. Third Lanark 3 - 0 (12')
Feb 21st, 1962 League  (A)  vs. Kilmarnock 3 - 5 (60')
Feb 24th, 1962 League  (H)  vs. Raith Rovers 4 - 2 (76') p
Mar 3rd, 1962 League  (H)  vs. Airdrie 3 - 3 (52')
Mar 31st, 1962 League  (H)  vs. Falkirk 4 - 1 (-)
Nov 17th, 1962 League  (A)  vs. Clyde 3 - 1 (6')
Dec 8th, 1962 League  (H)  vs. Aberdeen 3 - 3 (88')
Apr 17th, 1963 League  (A)  vs. Dundee 2 - 1 (-)
Apr 27th, 1963 League  (A)  vs. Airdrie 2 - 4 (-)

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