Billy Steele - Player Profile


Full Name:William Steele
Born:May 19th, 1956 (Dunfermline)
Position:Forward
Signed:May 22nd, 1975
First Manager:Jim McLean
Career Stats: 17 appearances, 3 goals
Debut (as sub): August 9th, 1975 - Dundee United 2 - 1 St Johnstone (League Cup - Sectional Tie)
Full Debut: August 16th, 1975 - Dundee United 2 - 0 Kilmarnock (League Cup - Sectional Tie)
First Goal: August 9th, 1975 - Dundee United 2 - 1 St Johnstone (League Cup - Sectional Tie)
Also Played For:Arbroath, Cowdenbeath, Dumbarton, Rangers

 Season  League Apps Gls GtGR Yel Red W D L
 1975-76  Premier Division 8 (9) 3 0.18 - - 35.3% 11.8% 52.9%
8 (9) 3 0.18

 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:
 Mar 31st, 1976 League  (H)  vs. St Johnstone 1 - 1
 Jan 31st, 1976 League  (A)  vs. Celtic 1 - 2
 Jan 24th, 1976 Scottish Cup  (H)  vs. Hamilton Academical 4 - 0
 Jan 17th, 1976 League  (H)  vs. Motherwell 1 - 4
 Aug 30th, 1975 League  (A)  vs. St Johnstone 0 - 1
 
 Most Recent Goals:
 Aug 20th, 1975 League Cup  (H)  vs. Partick Thistle 1 - 2
 Aug 13th, 1975 League Cup  (A)  vs. Partick Thistle 1 - 3
 Aug 9th, 1975 League Cup  (H)  vs. St Johnstone 2 - 1

Billy was released by Rangers and then joined United. With intense competition for first team places, he spent more than half of 1975-76 in the reserves. In September 1976, he joined Dumbarton for a fee of 5,000.

 Goals Scored
Aug 9th, 1975 League Cup  (H)  vs. St Johnstone 2 - 1 (86')
Aug 13th, 1975 League Cup  (A)  vs. Partick Thistle 1 - 3 (26')
Aug 20th, 1975 League Cup  (H)  vs. Partick Thistle 1 - 2 (74') p

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