Barry Robson - Player Profile


Full Name:Barry Gordon George Robson
Born:November 7th, 1978 (Inverurie)
Height:6'
Position:Midfielder / Winger
Signed:May 16th, 2003
First Manager:Ian McCall
Career Stats: 166 appearances, 37 goals
Full Debut: August 9th, 2003 - Dundee United 1 - 2 Hibernian (League - SPL)
First Goal: November 8th, 2003 - Hibernian 2 - 2 Dundee United (League - SPL)
Also Played For:Aberdeen, Celtic, Forfar Athletic, Inverness Caledonian Thistle, Middlesbrough, Sheffield United, Vancouver Whitecaps

 Season  League Apps Gls GtGR Yel Red W D L
 2007/08  SPL 24 12 0.50 3 1 58.3% 4.2% 37.5%
 2006/07  SPL 33 12 0.36 9 2 33.3% 27.3% 39.4%
 2005/06  SPL 34 (1) 2 0.06 10 1 17.1% 34.3% 48.6%
 2004/05  SPL 43 (2) 8 0.18 11 1 31.1% 24.4% 44.4%
 2003/04  SPL 25 (4) 3 0.10 6 1 31.0% 24.1% 44.8%
159 (7) 37 0.22

 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:
 Jan 26th, 2008 League  (A)  vs. Kilmarnock 2 - 1
 Jan 19th, 2008 League  (H)  vs. Aberdeen 3 - 0
 Jan 16th, 2008 Scottish Cup  (A)  vs. Clyde 1 - 0
 Jan 5th, 2008 League  (A)  vs. Rangers 0 - 2
 Jan 2nd, 2008 League  (H)  vs. Heart of Midlothian 4 - 1
 
 Most Recent Goals:
 Jan 26th, 2008 League  (A)  vs. Kilmarnock 2 - 1
 Jan 19th, 2008 League  (H)  vs. Aberdeen 3 - 0
 Jan 16th, 2008 Scottish Cup  (A)  vs. Clyde 1 - 0
 Jan 2nd, 2008 League  (H)  vs. Heart of Midlothian 4 - 1
 Oct 28th, 2007 League  (H)  vs. Rangers 2 - 1

Barry had been with Rangers, Inverness Caledonian Thistle and Forfar Athletic on loan before he joined United for an undisclosed fee.

Over the next four years, Barry was a regular in the side and in May 2005, he collected a runners-up medal in the Scottish Cup final. At the start of the next season he was installed as Club captain.

He was top scorer for United in 2006-07 but half way through in the next campaign, he moved to Celtic for a reported 1.25m.

 Goals Scored
Nov 8th, 2003 League  (A)  vs. Hibernian 2 - 2 (83')
Jan 17th, 2004 League  (H)  vs. Aberdeen 3 - 2 (20')
Mar 13th, 2004 League  (A)  vs. Partick Thistle 1 - 1 (68')
Sep 21st, 2004 League Cup  (H)  vs. Clyde 4 - 0 (45')
Oct 24th, 2004 League  (A)  vs. Rangers 1 - 1 (90')
Dec 11th, 2004 League  (H)  vs. Kilmarnock 3 - 0 (22')
Jan 15th, 2005 League  (A)  vs. Hearts 2 - 3 (19')
Jan 17th, 2005 Scottish Cup  (A)  vs. Gretna 4 - 3 (4')
Mar 19th, 2005 League  (H)  vs. Celtic 2 - 3 (71')
Apr 16th, 2005 League  (H)  vs. Hearts 2 - 1 (37')
May 21st, 2005 League  (A)  vs. Inverness CT 1 - 0 (82') p
Oct 22nd, 2005 League  (A)  vs. Falkirk 3 - 1 (47')
Dec 20th, 2005 League  (H)  vs. Dunfermline 2 - 1 (41')
Jul 29th, 2006 League  (H)  vs. Falkirk 1 - 2 (17')
Aug 26th, 2006 League  (A)  vs. St Mirren 3 - 1 (53')
Aug 26th, 2006 League  (A)  vs. St Mirren 3 - 1 (12')
Oct 21st, 2006 League  (A)  vs. Aberdeen 1 - 3 (70') p
Nov 18th, 2006 League  (A)  vs. Dunfermline 1 - 2 (55')
Dec 30th, 2006 League  (H)  vs. Aberdeen 3 - 1 (81') p
Jan 1st, 2007 League  (H)  vs. Falkirk 1 - 5 (41')
Jan 16th, 2007 Scottish Cup  (H)  vs. St Mirren 3 - 2 (31')
Feb 10th, 2007 League  (A)  vs. St Mirren 1 - 0 (78')
Mar 17th, 2007 League  (A)  vs. Hearts 4 - 0 (51')
Mar 17th, 2007 League  (A)  vs. Hearts 4 - 0 (78')
Mar 17th, 2007 League  (A)  vs. Hearts 4 - 0 (59')
Aug 25th, 2007 League  (A)  vs. Inverness CT 3 - 0 (81') p
Aug 25th, 2007 League  (A)  vs. Inverness CT 3 - 0 (58') p
Sep 1st, 2007 League  (H)  vs. Falkirk 2 - 0 (84')
Oct 20th, 2007 League  (A)  vs. Hearts 3 - 1 (88') p
Oct 28th, 2007 League  (H)  vs. Rangers 2 - 1 (53') p
Jan 2nd, 2008 League  (H)  vs. Hearts 4 - 1 (87') p
Jan 2nd, 2008 League  (H)  vs. Hearts 4 - 1 (70') p
Jan 2nd, 2008 League  (H)  vs. Hearts 4 - 1 (23')
Jan 16th, 2008 Scottish Cup  (A)  vs. Clyde 1 - 0 (57')
Jan 19th, 2008 League  (H)  vs. Aberdeen 3 - 0 (77')
Jan 19th, 2008 League  (H)  vs. Aberdeen 3 - 0 (83')
Jan 26th, 2008 League  (A)  vs. Kilmarnock 2 - 1 (31')

 Hat-Tricks
Mar 17th, 2007 League  (A)  vs. Hearts 4 - 0 (3 goals)
Jan 2nd, 2008 League  (H)  vs. Hearts 4 - 1 (3 goals)

Representing Scotland

International Caps: 17
International Goals: 0

International Debut:
August 22nd, 2007 vs. South Africa

Having signed with United in 2003, Robson's good form with United was recognised in season 2005/06 when he won 2 Scotland B caps against Poland and Turkey.He had to wait a further two seasons before he earned a call up to the full Scotland squad but made his debut as a 2nd half substitute against South Africa in a 1-0 win in a match played at Pittodrie Stadium in August 2007. Since leaving United, Robson went on to make several appearances for Scotland, winning a total of 17 caps, 10 at Middlesborough and 6 at Celtic.