Doug Houston - Player Profile


Full Name:Douglas Houston
Born:April 13th, 1943 (Glasgow)
Position:Midfielder
Signed:March 16th, 1974 (£10,000)
First Manager:Jim McLean
Career Stats: 107 appearances, 5 goals
Full Debut: March 30th, 1974 - Dundee United 2 - 1 Ayr United (League - Division One)
First Goal: October 12th, 1974 - Dundee United 5 - 0 Heart of Midlothian (League - Division One)
Also Played For:Dundee, Queen's Park, Rangers, St Johnstone

 Season  League Apps Gls GtGR Yel Red W D L
 1976/77  Premier Division 20 (2) 0 - - - 31.8% 31.8% 36.4%
 1975/76  Premier Division 43 2 0.05 - - 39.5% 16.3% 44.2%
 1974/75  Division One 34 (1) 3 0.09 - - 48.6% 25.7% 25.7%
 1973/74  Division One 7 0 - - - 42.9% 14.3% 42.9%
104 (3) 5 0.05

 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:
 Apr 23rd, 1977 League  (H)  vs. Rangers 0 - 1
 Apr 17th, 1977 League  (A)  vs. Motherwell 0 - 4
 Apr 13th, 1977 League  (H)  vs. Aberdeen 2 - 3
 Apr 9th, 1977 League  (A)  vs. Partick Thistle 0 - 0
 Mar 26th, 1977 League  (A)  vs. Celtic 0 - 2
 
 Most Recent Goals:
 Oct 18th, 1975 League  (H)  vs. Dundee 1 - 2
 Oct 4th, 1975 League  (H)  vs. Ayr United 3 - 2
 Mar 5th, 1975 League  (H)  vs. Ayr United 3 - 1
 Nov 16th, 1974 League  (A)  vs. Partick Thistle 5 - 0
 Oct 12th, 1974 League  (H)  vs. Heart of Midlothian 5 - 0

Doug began his football career at Queen’s Park, signing professionally with Dundee and then Rangers. He signed for United and soon after, played in the United side that took part in the Club’s first Scottish Cup final. Doug went on to become a regular in the line up over the next three years, but left in July 1977 to join St Johnstone, for a fee of around £4,000.

 Goals Scored
Oct 12th, 1974 League  (H)  vs. Hearts 5 - 0 (1')
Nov 16th, 1974 League  (A)  vs. Partick Thistle 5 - 0 (75')
Mar 5th, 1975 League  (H)  vs. Ayr Utd 3 - 1 (6')
Oct 4th, 1975 League  (H)  vs. Ayr Utd 3 - 2 (62')
Oct 18th, 1975 League  (H)  vs. Dundee 1 - 2 (3')

 Hat-Tricks

Shoot
Nov 1976