John Bourke - Player Profile


Full Name:John Bourke
Born:December 31st, 1953 (Glasgow)
Position:Forward
Signed:September 15th, 1977
First Manager:Jim McLean
Career Stats: 30 appearances, 6 goals
Full Debut: September 17th, 1977 - Clydebank 0 - 3 Dundee United (League - Premier Division)
First Goal: September 17th, 1977 - Clydebank 0 - 3 Dundee United (League - Premier Division)
Also Played For:Brechin City, Dumbarton, Kilmarnock

 Season  League Apps Gls GtGR Yel Red W D L
 1977/78  Premier Division 29 (1) 6 0.20 - - 53.3% 10.0% 36.7%
29 (1) 6 0.20

 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:
 May 2nd, 1978 League  (A)  vs. Clydebank 0 - 2
 Apr 29th, 1978 League  (H)  vs. Partick Thistle 5 - 2
 Apr 26th, 1978 League  (H)  vs. Ayr United 3 - 1
 Apr 22nd, 1978 League  (A)  vs. Rangers 0 - 3
 Apr 19th, 1978 League  (H)  vs. Rangers 0 - 1
 
 Most Recent Goals:
 Feb 27th, 1978 Scottish Cup  (H)  vs. Queen of the South 3 - 0
 Jan 7th, 1978 League  (H)  vs. Hibernian 1 - 1
 Nov 19th, 1977 League  (H)  vs. Clydebank 4 - 0
 Oct 29th, 1977 League  (A)  vs. St Mirren 1 - 0
 Sep 24th, 1977 League  (H)  vs. Motherwell 3 - 2

John arrived at United from Dumbarton with a good goal scoring record but his season was hampered by a series of minor injuries. In July 1978 he failed to return to Tannadice for pre-season training and three months later he joined Kilmarnock for a fee of around 40,000.

 Goals Scored
Sep 17th, 1977 League  (A)  vs. Clydebank 3 - 0 (66')
Sep 24th, 1977 League  (H)  vs. Motherwell 3 - 2 (60')
Oct 29th, 1977 League  (A)  vs. St Mirren 1 - 0 (31')
Nov 19th, 1977 League  (H)  vs. Clydebank 4 - 0 (29')
Jan 7th, 1978 League  (H)  vs. Hibernian 1 - 1 (10')
Feb 27th, 1978 Scottish Cup  (H)  vs. QOS 3 - 0 (80')

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