Bobby Simpson - Player Profile


Position:Full Back
Signed:August 3rd, 1946
First Manager:Willie MacFadyen
Career Stats: 64 appearances, 1 goals
Debut: August 10th, 1946 - Dundee United 3 - 0 Dunfermline Athletic (League - B Division)
First Goal: January 18th, 1947 - Arbroath 5 - 4 Dundee United (League - B Division)

 Season  League Apps Gls ClnCtGR Yel Red W D L
 1949-50  B Division 0 0 0 - - - - - -
 1948-49  B Division 3 0 0 - - - 0.0% 66.7% 33.3%
 1947-48  B Division 23 0 1 0.04 - - 21.7% 13.0% 65.2%
 1946-47  B Division 38 1 4 0.11 - - 39.5% 15.8% 44.7%
64 (0) 1 5 0.08

 Apps = First Team Appearances (Sub Appearances) | Gls = Goals
 Cln = Clean Sheets | CtGR = Clean Sheets 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 23rd, 1948 League  (H)  vs. Arbroath 5 - 5
 Oct 16th, 1948 League Cup  (A)  vs. Hamilton Academical 3 - 6
 Sep 1st, 1948 League  (A)  vs. Alloa Athletic 3 - 3
 Apr 24th, 1948 League  (A)  vs. Stenhousemuir 0 - 3
 Apr 14th, 1948 League  (A)  vs. East Fife 1 - 5
 
 Most Recent Goals:
 Jan 18th, 1947 League  (A)  vs. Arbroath 4 - 5

Bobby signed from Lochgelly Albert. He was a first choice for the next two seasons and signed for a third term but then played mainly in the reserves. Originally released in May 1949, he appears to have returned to play for the reserves in the early months of 1949-50.

 Goals Scored
Jan 18th, 1947 League  (A)  vs. Arbroath 4 - 5 (11')

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