Matt McIlwain - Player Profile


Full Name:Matthew McIlwain
Born:September 20th, 1920 (Dennistoun, Glasgow)
Died:March 15th, 1997 (Corby, Northants, England)
Position:Inside Forward
Signed:September 30th, 1950
First Manager:Willie MacFadyen
Career Stats: 4 appearances, 1 goals
Debut: October 7th, 1950 - Stenhousemuir 3 - 1 Dundee United (League - B Division)
First Goal: October 14th, 1950 - Dundee United 5 - 1 Dunfermline Athletic (League - B Division)
Also Played For:Ayr United, Bolton Wanderers

 Season  League Apps Gls GtGR Yel Red W D L
 1950-51  B Division 4 1 0.25 - - 25.0% 0.0% 75.0%
4 (0) 1 0.25

 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 28th, 1950 League  (A)  vs. Cowdenbeath 0 - 6
 Oct 21st, 1950 League  (H)  vs. Arbroath 3 - 4
 Oct 14th, 1950 League  (H)  vs. Dunfermline Athletic 5 - 1
 Oct 7th, 1950 League  (A)  vs. Stenhousemuir 1 - 3
 
 Most Recent Goals:
 Oct 14th, 1950 League  (H)  vs. Dunfermline Athletic 5 - 1

An ex-Royal Marine Commando with the 42 RM42 (one of the most significant divisions of the WWII South East Asia Campaign during WW2), Matt was a former Ayr United player who signed for United on a one month deal.

He was released when his contract expired and later joined Bolton Wanderers.

 Goals Scored
Oct 14th, 1950 League  (H)  vs. Dunfermline 5 - 1 (77')

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