Joe Watson - Player Profile


Full Name:Joseph Watson
Born:January 1st, 1952 (Fife)
Position:Winger
Signed:March 26th, 1971
First Manager:Jerry Kerr
Career Stats: 15 appearances
Debut: April 5th, 1971 - Dundee 2 - 3 Dundee United (League - Division One)
Also Played For:Forfar Athletic, Nottingham Forest, Sydney City
Autograph:

 Season  League Apps Gls GtGR Yel Red W D L
 1971-72  Division One 10 0 - - - 20.0% 20.0% 60.0%
 1970-71  Division One 5 0 - - - 60.0% 20.0% 20.0%
15 (0) 0 -

 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 18th, 1971 League  (H)  vs. Hibernian 1 - 4
 Sep 15th, 1971 Texaco Cup  (A)  vs. Derby County 2 - 6
 Sep 11th, 1971 League  (A)  vs. Dundee 4 - 6
 Sep 4th, 1971 League  (H)  vs. St Johnstone 3 - 3
 Sep 1st, 1971 League Cup  (A)  vs. Motherwell 3 - 1
 
 Most Recent Goals:
 None

Joe joined United on a free transfer from Nottingham Forest. He played regularly until late September 1971 when a back injury sidelined him for several weeks. When he returned, Joe played mainly in the reserves for the rest of the season and at the end of 1971-72, he was released and joined Forfar Athletic.

He later emigrated to Australia, and won over 40 caps for the Australian international side, and played against Scotland the World Cup Play-Off matches in 1985.

 Goals Scored
None.