Wilson Wood - Player Profile


Full Name:George Wilson Wood
Born:January 25th, 1943 (Whitburn)
Position:Midfielder
Signed:August 3rd, 1967
First Manager:Jerry Kerr
Career Stats: 82 appearances, 6 goals
Full Debut: August 12th, 1967 - Celtic 1 - 0 Dundee United (League Cup - Sectional Tie)
First Goal: March 6th, 1968 - Dundee United 3 - 2 Falkirk (League - Division One)
Also Played For:Heart of Midlothian, Newcastle United, Raith Rovers, Rangers

 Season  League Apps Gls GtGR Yel Red W D L
 1968/69  Division One 43 4 0.09 - - 51.2% 20.9% 27.9%
 1967/68  Division One 36 (3) 2 0.05 - - 30.8% 28.2% 41.0%
79 (3) 6 0.07

 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 23rd, 1969 League  (A)  vs. Airdrieonians 0 - 1
 Apr 19th, 1969 League  (H)  vs. Dunfermline Athletic 2 - 2
 Apr 12th, 1969 League  (A)  vs. Partick Thistle 0 - 0
 Apr 5th, 1969 League  (H)  vs. Rangers 2 - 1
 Mar 31st, 1969 League  (H)  vs. Hibernian 3 - 0
 
 Most Recent Goals:
 Mar 5th, 1969 League  (H)  vs. Raith Rovers 3 - 1
 Sep 28th, 1968 League  (H)  vs. Arbroath 4 - 2
 Sep 14th, 1968 League  (H)  vs. Dundee 3 - 1
 Aug 24th, 1968 League Cup  (H)  vs. Dunfermline Athletic 2 - 1
 Apr 20th, 1968 League  (H)  vs. Dunfermline Athletic 1 - 4

Wilson had been with Newcastle United and Rangers and arrived at Tannadice along with Davie Wilson in part exchange for Orjan Persson. He became a regular in the line up for the next two years but in the summer of 1969, he requested a transfer and in April 1970, he joined Hearts in exchange for Tommy Traynor.

 Goals Scored
Mar 6th, 1968 League  (H)  vs. Falkirk 3 - 2 (69')
Apr 20th, 1968 League  (H)  vs. Dunfermline 1 - 4 (76')
Aug 24th, 1968 League Cup  (H)  vs. Dunfermline 2 - 1 (70')
Sep 14th, 1968 League  (H)  vs. Dundee 3 - 1 (27')
Sep 28th, 1968 League  (H)  vs. Arbroath 4 - 2 (35')
Mar 5th, 1969 League  (H)  vs. Raith Rovers 3 - 1 (1')

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