Alex Lister - Player Profile


Full Name:Alexander Lister
Born:January 20th, 1924 (Glasgow)
Position:Inside Forward
Signed:October 17th, 1946
First Manager:Willie MacFadyen
Career Stats: 30 appearances, 21 goals
Debut: October 19th, 1946 - Dundee United 2 - 1 Dumbarton (League Cup - Sectional Tie)
First Goal: October 19th, 1946 - Dundee United 2 - 1 Dumbarton (League Cup - Sectional Tie)

 Season  League Apps Gls GtGR Yel Red W D L
 1947-48  B Division 8 3 0.38 - - 25.0% 25.0% 50.0%
 1946-47  B Division 22 18 0.82 - - 36.4% 13.6% 50.0%
30 (0) 21 0.70

 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:
 Feb 14th, 1948 League  (H)  vs. Cowdenbeath 3 - 3
 Jan 31st, 1948 League  (A)  vs. Dumbarton 2 - 3
 Dec 6th, 1947 League  (H)  vs. St Johnstone 3 - 4
 Nov 8th, 1947 League  (A)  vs. Dunfermline Athletic 3 - 5
 Nov 1st, 1947 League  (H)  vs. Stenhousemuir 4 - 2
 
 Most Recent Goals:
 Dec 6th, 1947 League  (H)  vs. St Johnstone 3 - 4
 Nov 8th, 1947 League  (A)  vs. Dunfermline Athletic 3 - 5
 Aug 16th, 1947 League Cup  (H)  vs. Leith Athletic 2 - 2
 Apr 12th, 1947 League  (H)  vs. Stenhousemuir 2 - 2
 Mar 5th, 1947 League Cup  (H)  vs. Rangers 1 - 1

Alex had been with Third Lanark and began his United career with trials in the reserves before signing. He became a regular in the first eleven and in his first season, he was top scorer. In the next two campaigns he played mainly in the reserves. Released in May 1949,he moved to Northern Ireland to join Glentoran.

 Goals Scored
Oct 19th, 1946 League Cup  (H)  vs. Dumbarton 2 - 1 (42')
Oct 26th, 1946 League Cup  (H)  vs. Arbroath 3 - 2 (49')
Nov 2nd, 1946 League  (H)  vs. Airdrie 1 - 2 (1')
Nov 16th, 1946 League  (H)  vs. Dumbarton 2 - 1 (78')
Nov 30th, 1946 League  (A)  vs. Stenhousemuir 2 - 3 (48')
Dec 7th, 1946 League  (H)  vs. Arbroath 1 - 3 (23')
Dec 14th, 1946 League  (H)  vs. Cowdenbeath 3 - 2 (80')
Dec 28th, 1946 League  (H)  vs. Ayr Utd 5 - 1 (74')
Dec 28th, 1946 League  (H)  vs. Ayr Utd 5 - 1 (9')
Jan 2nd, 1947 League  (H)  vs. St Johnstone 2 - 4 (38')
Jan 4th, 1947 League  (A)  vs. Dumbarton 2 - 0 (2')
Jan 11th, 1947 League  (H)  vs. Alloa Athletic 6 - 2 (73')
Jan 11th, 1947 League  (H)  vs. Alloa Athletic 6 - 2 (18')
Jan 18th, 1947 League  (A)  vs. Arbroath 4 - 5 (22')
Jan 18th, 1947 League  (A)  vs. Arbroath 4 - 5 (40')
Mar 1st, 1947 League Cup  (A)  vs. Rangers 1 - 2 (50')
Mar 5th, 1947 League Cup  (H)  vs. Rangers 1 - 1 (-)
Apr 12th, 1947 League  (H)  vs. Stenhousemuir 2 - 2 (72') p
Aug 16th, 1947 League Cup  (H)  vs. Leith Athletic 2 - 2 (16')
Nov 8th, 1947 League  (A)  vs. Dunfermline 3 - 5 (23')
Dec 6th, 1947 League  (H)  vs. St Johnstone 3 - 4 (58')

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