Dave Sturrock - Player Profile


Full Name:David Sturrock
Born:February 22nd, 1938 (Dundee)
Position:Forward
Signed:July 18th, 1955
First Manager:Reggie Smith
Career Stats: 110 appearances, 26 goals
Debut: January 14th, 1956 - Queen's Park 0 - 0 Dundee United (League - B Division)
First Goal: March 17th, 1956 - Dundee United 6 - 3 Montrose (League - B Division)
Also Played For:Accrington Stanley

 Season  League Apps Gls GtGR Yel Red W D L
 1959-60  Division Two 10 0 - - - 30.0% 30.0% 40.0%
 1958-59  Division Two 30 9 0.30 - - 23.3% 23.3% 53.3%
 1957-58  Division Two 25 10 0.40 - - 36.0% 24.0% 40.0%
 1956-57  Division Two 36 5 0.14 - - 36.1% 19.4% 44.4%
 1955-56  B Division 9 2 0.22 - - 44.4% 33.3% 22.2%
110 (0) 26 0.24

 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:
 Nov 14th, 1959 League  (H)  vs. Montrose 1 - 2
 Nov 7th, 1959 League  (A)  vs. Cowdenbeath 2 - 1
 Oct 31st, 1959 League  (A)  vs. Hamilton Academical 0 - 2
 Oct 24th, 1959 League  (H)  vs. Albion Rovers 0 - 0
 Oct 17th, 1959 League  (A)  vs. Greenock Morton 1 - 1
 
 Most Recent Goals:
 Apr 18th, 1959 League  (H)  vs. Greenock Morton 4 - 1
 Feb 11th, 1959 Scottish Cup  (N)  vs. East Stirlingshire 4 - 0
 Feb 9th, 1959 Scottish Cup  (A)  vs. East Stirlingshire 1 - 1
 Jan 1st, 1959 League  (H)  vs. St Johnstone 2 - 3
 Dec 13th, 1958 League  (H)  vs. Albion Rovers 3 - 4

Dave signed from St Mary’s Youth Club. After a good run in the reserves, he became a regular in the first team for three seasons. He was called up for national service in August 1959 and released in April 1960, quickly signing for Accrington Stanley.

 Goals Scored
Mar 17th, 1956 League  (H)  vs. Montrose 6 - 3 (-)
Apr 21st, 1956 League  (H)  vs. Berwick 8 - 1 (-)
Sep 12th, 1956 League Cup  (A)  vs. Dundee 3 - 7 (-)
Dec 15th, 1956 League  (A)  vs. Cowdenbeath 2 - 6 (-)
Dec 25th, 1956 League  (A)  vs. Berwick 6 - 0 (-)
Jan 1st, 1957 League  (H)  vs. St Johnstone 1 - 2 (-)
Mar 23rd, 1957 League  (H)  vs. Montrose 2 - 2 (-)
Aug 14th, 1957 League Cup  (A)  vs. Dumbarton 4 - 2 (-)
Aug 31st, 1957 League Cup  (H)  vs. Stranraer 3 - 0 (5')
Sep 18th, 1957 League  (H)  vs. Arbroath 5 - 5 (-)
Sep 18th, 1957 League  (H)  vs. Arbroath 5 - 5 (-) p
Sep 21st, 1957 League  (H)  vs. St Johnstone 2 - 1 (7')
Oct 5th, 1957 League  (H)  vs. Stenhousemuir 1 - 2 (-) p
Nov 9th, 1957 League  (H)  vs. Forfar Athletic 5 - 2 (36')
Dec 21st, 1957 League  (A)  vs. Montrose 2 - 3 (-)
May 3rd, 1958 League  (H)  vs. Berwick 7 - 0 (-)
May 3rd, 1958 League  (H)  vs. Berwick 7 - 0 (-)
Aug 20th, 1958 League  (H)  vs. East Stirling 2 - 5 (-)
Aug 23rd, 1958 League Cup  (H)  vs. St Johnstone 5 - 3 (-)
Sep 6th, 1958 League  (A)  vs. St Johnstone 4 - 3 (64')
Nov 15th, 1958 League  (H)  vs. Cowdenbeath 2 - 0 (-)
Dec 13th, 1958 League  (H)  vs. Albion Rovers 3 - 4 (-)
Jan 1st, 1959 League  (H)  vs. St Johnstone 2 - 3 (-)
Feb 9th, 1959 Scottish Cup  (A)  vs. East Stirling 1 - 1 (-)
Feb 11th, 1959 Scottish Cup  (N)  vs. East Stirling 4 - 0 (32')
Apr 18th, 1959 League  (H)  vs. Morton 4 - 1 (-)

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