Andy Rolland Player Profile

Player Details

  • Full Name: Andrew Rolland
  • Born: November 12th, 1942 (Cowdenbeath)
  • Position: Full Back
  • Signed: September 29th, 1967 (£10,000)
  • First Manager: Jerry Kerr
  • Career Totals: 440 appearances, 37 goals
  • Also Played For: Cowdenbeath, Dunfermline Athletic, Fort Lauderdale Strikers, Los Angeles Aztecs


Playing History

Season Win % Draw % Loss %
1977-78 31 (3) 1 0 0 50.0% 20.6% 29.4%
1976-77 37 2 0 0 45.9% 21.6% 32.4%
1975-76 42 (3) 1 1 0 37.8% 20.0% 42.2%
1974-75 42 (3) 4 0 0 48.9% 22.2% 28.9%
1973-74 41 (3) 5 0 0 47.7% 25.0% 27.3%
1972-73 33 (2) 3 0 0 48.6% 8.6% 42.9%
1971-72 39 (1) 8 1 0 32.5% 20.0% 47.5%
1970-71 45 1 0 0 37.8% 33.3% 28.9%
1969-70 41 3 0 1 43.9% 14.6% 41.5%
1968-69 43 4 0 0 51.2% 20.9% 27.9%
1967-68 31 5 1 0 32.3% 22.6% 45.2%
Totals: 425 (15) 37


 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
 04/02/78 Premier Division vs. Ayr Utd (A) 1 - 0
 28/01/78 3rd Round vs. Hamilton (A) 4 - 1
 07/01/78 Premier Division vs. Hibernian (H) 1 - 1
 02/01/78 Premier Division vs. Aberdeen (A) 0 - 1
 31/12/77 Premier Division vs. St Mirren (H) 2 - 1

 Recent First Team Goals
 10/09/77 Premier Division vs. Hibernian (H) 2 - 0
 13/04/77 Premier Division vs. Aberdeen (H) 2 - 3
 03/11/76 Premier Division vs. Kilmarnock (H) 3 - 0
 01/01/76 Premier Division vs. St Johnstone (A) 1 - 1
 19/03/75 Division One vs. Arbroath (H) 3 - 1

 List of Goals Scored (click to expand)
 10/09/77 Premier Division vs. Hibernian (H)  2 - 0
 13/04/77 Premier Division vs. Aberdeen (H)  2 - 3
 03/11/76 Premier Division vs. Kilmarnock (H)  3 - 0
 01/01/76 Premier Division vs. St Johnstone (A)  1 - 1
 19/03/75 Division One vs. Arbroath (H)  3 - 1
 05/03/75 Division One vs. Ayr Utd (H)  3 - 1
 16/11/74 Division One vs. Partick Thistle (A)  5 - 0
 28/08/74 Sectional Tie vs. Ayr Utd (A)  2 - 2
 17/04/74 Division One vs. Arbroath (H)  3 - 1
 10/11/73 Division One vs. Hearts (A)  1 - 1
 13/10/73 Division One vs. Morton (A)  2 - 0
 06/10/73 Division One vs. Clyde (H)  4 - 0
 11/08/73 Sectional Tie vs. East Fife (A)  2 - 1
 13/01/73 Division One vs. Hibernian (H)  1 - 0
 23/12/72 Division One vs. Dumbarton (H)  3 - 2
 14/10/72 Division One vs. Hearts (H)  3 - 2
 09/10/71 Division One vs. Morton (A)  2 - 1
 02/10/71 Division One vs. Airdrie (H)  5 - 0
 15/09/71 1st Round 1st Leg vs. Derby (A)  2 - 6
 11/09/71 Division One vs. Dundee (A)  4 - 6
 11/09/71 Division One vs. Dundee (A)  4 - 6
 04/09/71 Division One vs. St Johnstone (H)  3 - 3
 01/09/71 Sectional Tie vs. Motherwell (A)  3 - 1
 01/09/71 Sectional Tie vs. Motherwell (A)  3 - 1
 10/04/71 Division One vs. Celtic (A)  1 - 1
 10/12/69 Division One vs. Dunfermline (A)  3 - 2
 10/12/69 Division One vs. Dunfermline (A)  3 - 2
 27/08/69 Sectional Tie vs. St Mirren (H)  2 - 1
 22/03/69 Division One vs. St Mirren (H)  2 - 2
 01/02/69 Division One vs. Kilmarnock (H)  2 - 2
 21/12/68 Division One vs. Partick Thistle (H)  2 - 1
 02/11/68 Division One vs. Clyde (H)  1 - 0
 27/04/68 Division One vs. Stirling Albion (A)  2 - 2
 17/02/68 2nd Round vs. Hearts (H)  5 - 6
 27/01/68 1st Round vs. St Mirren (H)  3 - 1
 20/01/68 Division One vs. Morton (A)  2 - 5
 28/10/67 Division One vs. Falkirk (A)  2 - 1

 List of Games Played
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Biography

Andy joined United from Cowdenbeath. He was a recognised defender but was frequently pitched into the forward line. Nicknamed ‘The Major’, in eleven seasons at Tannadice, he did not miss many games and played in the Scottish Cup final in 1974. he also gained international recognition as part of a Scottish League side. In April 1978 after a long career with United, he was released and went to America but soon returned to Scotland.

Andy was inducted into the Dundee United Hall of Fame in January 2009.

Debut

September 30th, 1967
Airdrieonians 2 - 0 Dundee United

League (Division One)


Timeline

  • Date of Birth

    Andy was born on this date in Cowdenbeath.

  • Signed For Dundee United

    Andy joined United from Cowdenbeath. He was a recognised defender but was frequently pitched into the forward line. Nicknamed ‘The Major’, in eleven seasons at Tannadice, he did not miss many games and played in the Scottish Cup final in 1974. he also gained international recognition as part of a Scottish League side. In April 1978 after a long career with United, he was released and went to America but soon returned to Scotland.