Bobby Norris - Player Profile


Full Name:Robert Bromley Nesbitt Norris
Born:January 20th, 1937
Died:March 7th, 2003 (Glasgow)
Position:Winger
Signed:April 13th, 1959 (£200)
First Manager:Andy McCall
Left Club:March 18th, 1961
Career Stats: 36 appearances, 6 goals
Debut: April 4th, 1959 - Dundee United 1 - 0 Stranraer (League - Division Two)
First Goal: November 21st, 1959 - Dundee United 2 - 1 Alloa Athletic (League - Division Two)
Also Played For:Brechin City, Stenhousemuir

 Season  League Apps Gls GtGR Yel Red W D L
 1960/61  Division One 1 0 - - - 0.0% 0.0% 100.0%
 1959/60  Division Two 32 6 0.19 - - 62.5% 21.9% 15.6%
 1958/59  Division Two 3 0 - - - 66.7% 33.3% 0.0%
36 (0) 6 0.17

 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:
 Oct 22nd, 1960 League  (H)  vs. Motherwell 0 - 1
 Apr 30th, 1960 League  (H)  vs. Berwick Rangers 1 - 0
 Apr 23rd, 1960 League  (A)  vs. Falkirk 2 - 1
 Apr 16th, 1960 League  (A)  vs. Queen of the South 4 - 4
 Apr 2nd, 1960 League  (H)  vs. Forfar Athletic 4 - 0
 
 Most Recent Goals:
 Mar 19th, 1960 League  (A)  vs. Montrose 3 - 1
 Feb 20th, 1960 League  (H)  vs. Greenock Morton 3 - 3
 Feb 13th, 1960 Scottish Cup  (H)  vs. Partick Thistle 2 - 2
 Feb 6th, 1960 League  (H)  vs. East Stirlingshire 6 - 1
 Jan 23rd, 1960 League  (A)  vs. Brechin City 1 - 1

Bobby joined United from Rutherglen Glencairn after playing two matches as a trialist. He was then retained for 1959-60 and played a major role in the promotion winning side. Re-signed for the following season, he accepted a free transfer in February 1961 and joined English non league side South Shields.

 Goals Scored
Nov 21st, 1959 League  (H)  vs. Alloa Athletic 2 - 1 (-)
Jan 23rd, 1960 League  (A)  vs. Brechin City 1 - 1 (-)
Feb 6th, 1960 League  (H)  vs. East Stirling 6 - 1 (-)
Feb 13th, 1960 Scottish Cup  (H)  vs. Partick Thistle 2 - 2 (70')
Feb 20th, 1960 League  (H)  vs. Morton 3 - 3 (38')
Mar 19th, 1960 League  (A)  vs. Montrose 3 - 1 (-)

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