Dave Skelligan Player Profile

Player Details



Playing History

Season Win % Draw % Loss %
1938-39 30 0 0 0 43.3% 6.7% 50.0%
1937-38 34 8 0 1 26.5% 14.7% 58.8%
1936-37 29 4 0 0 31.0% 27.6% 41.4%
1935-36 36 5 0 0 41.7% 19.4% 38.9%
Totals: 129 (0) 17


 Apps = First Team Appearances (Sub Appearances) | Gls = Goals
 Cln = Clean Sheets | CtGR = Clean Sheets 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

 Recent First Team Starts
 29/04/39 Division Two vs. Stenhousemuir (A) 0 - 3
 22/04/39 Division Two vs. Montrose (H) 3 - 5
 08/04/39 Division Two vs. Morton (A) 4 - 3
 01/04/39 Division Two vs. King's Park (A) 2 - 3
 25/03/39 Division Two vs. East Stirling (H) 10 - 0

 Recent First Team Goals
 30/04/38 Division Two vs. Airdrie (H) 5 - 5
 15/01/38 Division Two vs. Forfar Athletic (A) 3 - 4
 03/01/38 Division Two vs. Leith Athletic (H) 3 - 4
 25/12/37 Division Two vs. Raith Rovers (H) 4 - 4
 09/10/37 Division Two vs. Dunfermline (H) 4 - 2

 List of Goals Scored (click to expand)
 30/04/38 Division Two vs. Airdrie (H)  5 - 5
 15/01/38 Division Two vs. Forfar Athletic (A)  3 - 4
 03/01/38 Division Two vs. Leith Athletic (H)  3 - 4
 25/12/37 Division Two vs. Raith Rovers (H)  4 - 4
 25/12/37 Division Two vs. Raith Rovers (H)  4 - 4
 09/10/37 Division Two vs. Dunfermline (H)  4 - 2
 25/09/37 Division Two vs. Alloa Athletic (H)  2 - 2
 04/09/37 Division Two vs. Dumbarton (A)  1 - 5
 20/03/37 Division Two vs. Leith Athletic (H)  4 - 2
 16/01/37 Division Two vs. Forfar Athletic (A)  3 - 3
 28/11/36 Division Two vs. Dumbarton (A)  5 - 4
 31/10/36 Division Two vs. East Stirling (H)  4 - 6
 11/04/36 Division Two vs. Forfar Athletic (A)  4 - 3
 04/04/36 Division Two vs. Leith Athletic (H)  8 - 2
 04/04/36 Division Two vs. Leith Athletic (H)  8 - 2
 03/02/36 1st Round 2nd Replay vs. Alloa Athletic (N)  2 - 1
 10/08/35 Division Two vs. St Bernard's (H)  2 - 2

 List of Games Played (click to expand)
 29/04/39 Division Two vs. Stenhousemuir (A)  0 - 3
 22/04/39 Division Two vs. Montrose (H)  3 - 5
 08/04/39 Division Two vs. Morton (A)  4 - 3
 01/04/39 Division Two vs. King's Park (A)  2 - 3
 25/03/39 Division Two vs. East Stirling (H)  10 - 0
 18/03/39 Division Two vs. Dundee (A)  0 - 2
 11/03/39 Division Two vs. Leith Athletic (H)  6 - 1
 04/03/39 Division Two vs. Forfar Athletic (H)  6 - 0
 25/02/39 Division Two vs. Edinburgh City (A)  2 - 3
 11/02/39 Division Two vs. Edinburgh City (H)  1 - 3
 04/02/39 2nd Round vs. Motherwell (H)  1 - 5
 28/01/39 Division Two vs. Alloa Athletic (A)  0 - 3
 21/01/39 1st Round vs. Stenhousemuir (H)  2 - 0
 14/01/39 Division Two vs. Dunfermline (H)  1 - 0
 26/11/38 Division Two vs. Brechin City (A)  2 - 2
 19/11/38 Division Two vs. Airdrie (H)  1 - 2
 12/11/38 Division Two vs. St Bernard's (H)  5 - 2
 05/11/38 Division Two vs. East Stirling (A)  3 - 3
 29/10/38 Division Two vs. Stenhousemuir (H)  2 - 1
 22/10/38 Division Two vs. Morton (H)  1 - 0
 15/10/38 Division Two vs. Dunfermline (A)  0 - 3
 08/10/38 Division Two vs. St Bernard's (A)  3 - 5
 01/10/38 Division Two vs. King's Park (H)  2 - 1
 24/09/38 Division Two vs. Dumbarton (A)  0 - 1
 17/09/38 Division Two vs. Dundee (H)  3 - 0
 10/09/38 Division Two vs. East Fife (A)  2 - 3
 03/09/38 Division Two vs. Alloa Athletic (H)  1 - 0
 27/08/38 Division Two vs. Airdrie (A)  0 - 1
 20/08/38 Division Two vs. Cowdenbeath (H)  1 - 4
 13/08/38 Division Two vs. Montrose (A)  5 - 4
 30/04/38 Division Two vs. Airdrie (H)  5 - 5
 29/04/38 Division Two vs. East Fife (A)  0 - 7
 23/04/38 Division Two vs. Albion Rovers (H)  1 - 4
 16/04/38 Division Two vs. Dunfermline (A)  0 - 2
 26/03/38 Division Two vs. Leith Athletic (A)  0 - 5
 19/03/38 Division Two vs. Stenhousemuir (H)  0 - 4
 12/03/38 Division Two vs. Brechin City (H)  3 - 4
 05/03/38 Division Two vs. Brechin City (A)  0 - 3
 26/02/38 Division Two vs. Alloa Athletic (A)  4 - 2
 19/02/38 Division Two vs. Cowdenbeath (H)  2 - 3
 12/02/38 2nd Round vs. East Fife (A)  0 - 5
 05/02/38 Division Two vs. Cowdenbeath (A)  1 - 3
 29/01/38 Division Two vs. Dumbarton (H)  1 - 4
 22/01/38 1st Round vs. Hearts (H)  3 - 1
 15/01/38 Division Two vs. Forfar Athletic (A)  3 - 4
 08/01/38 Division Two vs. King's Park (H)  2 - 0
 03/01/38 Division Two vs. Leith Athletic (H)  3 - 4
 01/01/38 Division Two vs. Edinburgh City (A)  2 - 0
 25/12/37 Division Two vs. Raith Rovers (H)  4 - 4
 04/12/37 Division Two vs. Montrose (A)  3 - 1
 27/11/37 Division Two vs. Forfar Athletic (H)  2 - 0
 06/11/37 Division Two vs. Airdrie (A)  3 - 4
 30/10/37 Division Two vs. East Fife (H)  0 - 2
 23/10/37 Division Two vs. East Stirling (A)  1 - 1
 16/10/37 Division Two vs. St Bernard's (A)  0 - 3
 09/10/37 Division Two vs. Dunfermline (H)  4 - 2
 02/10/37 Division Two vs. King's Park (A)  4 - 4
 25/09/37 Division Two vs. Alloa Athletic (H)  2 - 2
 18/09/37 Division Two vs. Albion Rovers (A)  1 - 4
 11/09/37 Division Two vs. Edinburgh City (H)  5 - 2
 04/09/37 Division Two vs. Dumbarton (A)  1 - 5
 28/08/37 Division Two vs. Montrose (H)  2 - 1
 21/08/37 Division Two vs. Raith Rovers (A)  2 - 4
 14/08/37 Division Two vs. St Bernard's (H)  1 - 7
 16/04/37 Division Two vs. Stenhousemuir (A)  2 - 9
 10/04/37 Division Two vs. St Bernard's (H)  0 - 3
 03/04/37 Division Two vs. East Stirling (A)  1 - 2
 27/03/37 Division Two vs. Edinburgh City (A)  3 - 2
 20/03/37 Division Two vs. Leith Athletic (H)  4 - 2
 06/03/37 Division Two vs. Montrose (A)  0 - 5
 20/02/37 Division Two vs. Cowdenbeath (H)  1 - 1
 06/02/37 Division Two vs. East Fife (A)  4 - 4
 30/01/37 1st Round vs. Airdrie (A)  1 - 3
 23/01/37 Division Two vs. Stenhousemuir (H)  3 - 2
 16/01/37 Division Two vs. Forfar Athletic (A)  3 - 3
 09/01/37 Division Two vs. King's Park (H)  3 - 3
 02/01/37 Division Two vs. Brechin City (A)  3 - 4
 01/01/37 Division Two vs. Morton (H)  1 - 4
 12/12/36 Division Two vs. East Fife (H)  0 - 0
 05/12/36 Division Two vs. Leith Athletic (A)  2 - 2
 28/11/36 Division Two vs. Dumbarton (A)  5 - 4
 21/11/36 Division Two vs. Edinburgh City (H)  2 - 2
 14/11/36 Division Two vs. Forfar Athletic (H)  5 - 0
 07/11/36 Division Two vs. Raith Rovers (A)  3 - 2
 31/10/36 Division Two vs. East Stirling (H)  4 - 6
 24/10/36 Division Two vs. Montrose (H)  5 - 1
 17/10/36 Division Two vs. Cowdenbeath (A)  3 - 5
 10/10/36 Division Two vs. Airdrie (H)  2 - 1
 26/09/36 Division Two vs. Alloa Athletic (H)  0 - 1
 29/08/36 Division Two vs. Raith Rovers (H)  2 - 4
 22/08/36 Division Two vs. Airdrie (A)  0 - 4
 15/08/36 Division Two vs. Brechin City (H)  3 - 3
 08/08/36 Division Two vs. King's Park (A)  4 - 2
 13/04/36 Division Two vs. East Stirling (H)  12 - 1
 11/04/36 Division Two vs. Forfar Athletic (A)  4 - 3
 04/04/36 Division Two vs. Leith Athletic (H)  8 - 2
 28/03/36 Division Two vs. Stenhousemuir (H)  6 - 1
 14/03/36 Division Two vs. Cowdenbeath (H)  6 - 1
 29/02/36 Division Two vs. Montrose (H)  2 - 3
 15/02/36 Division Two vs. King's Park (A)  1 - 2
 08/02/36 2nd Round vs. Cowdenbeath (A)  3 - 5
 03/02/36 1st Round 2nd Replay vs. Alloa Athletic (N)  2 - 1
 29/01/36 1st Round Replay vs. Alloa Athletic (A)  1 - 1
 25/01/36 1st Round vs. Alloa Athletic (H)  2 - 2
 18/01/36 Division Two vs. Raith Rovers (H)  4 - 3
 11/01/36 Division Two vs. St Bernard's (A)  1 - 3
 04/01/36 Division Two vs. East Fife (A)  3 - 4
 02/01/36 Division Two vs. Brechin City (H)  2 - 2
 01/01/36 Division Two vs. Morton (A)  1 - 4
 28/12/35 Division Two vs. Dumbarton (H)  8 - 0
 21/12/35 Division Two vs. St Mirren (A)  2 - 6
 07/12/35 Division Two vs. East Stirling (A)  3 - 2
 30/11/35 Division Two vs. Montrose (A)  2 - 3
 23/11/35 Division Two vs. Edinburgh City (H)  4 - 1
 16/11/35 Division Two vs. Leith Athletic (A)  1 - 3
 09/11/35 Division Two vs. Falkirk (A)  2 - 4
 02/11/35 Division Two vs. Forfar Athletic (H)  4 - 1
 26/10/35 Division Two vs. Cowdenbeath (A)  0 - 7
 19/10/35 Division Two vs. East Fife (H)  4 - 2
 12/10/35 Division Two vs. Stenhousemuir (A)  0 - 5
 05/10/35 Division Two vs. Morton (H)  1 - 1
 28/09/35 Division Two vs. Dumbarton (A)  5 - 3
 21/09/35 Division Two vs. St Mirren (H)  1 - 2
 14/09/35 Division Two vs. Raith Rovers (A)  1 - 1
 07/09/35 Division Two vs. Falkirk (H)  3 - 1
 31/08/35 Division Two vs. Brechin City (A)  1 - 2
 24/08/35 Division Two vs. King's Park (H)  1 - 1
 17/08/35 Division Two vs. Alloa Athletic (A)  3 - 2
 10/08/35 Division Two vs. St Bernard's (H)  2 - 2


Biography

Dave hadplayed in public trial matches for United in 1930 and 1931 but he was not signed until June 1935 from Brechin City. He was a stalwart in the defence for four seasons at Tannadice but was released in April 1939. He then joined Forfar Athletic.

Debut

August 10th, 1935
St Bernard's 2 - 2 Dundee United

League (Division Two)


Timeline

  • Signed For Dundee United

    Dave hadplayed in public trial matches for United in 1930 and 1931 but he was not signed until June 1935 from Brechin City. He was a stalwart in the defence for four seasons at Tannadice but was released in April 1939. He then joined Forfar Athletic.

  • United kicked off their new season in front of a 14,000 crowd at Tannadice, as they welcomed the all out attacking combination of St Bernard's.

  • United kicked off their new season in front of a 14,000 crowd at Tannadice, as they welcomed the all out attacking combination of St Bernard's.