Alex Lister Player Profile

Player Details

  • Full Name: Alexander Lister
  • Born: January 20th, 1924 (Glasgow)
  • Position: Inside Forward
  • Signed: October 17th, 1946
  • First Manager: Willie MacFadyen
  • Career Totals: 30 appearances, 21 goals


Playing History

Season Win % Draw % Loss %
1947-48 8 3 0 0 25.0% 25.0% 50.0%
1946-47 22 18 0 0 36.4% 13.6% 50.0%
Totals: 30 (0) 21


 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

 Recent First Team Starts
 14/02/48 B Division vs. Cowdenbeath (H) 3 - 3
 31/01/48 B Division vs. Dumbarton (A) 2 - 3
 06/12/47 B Division vs. St Johnstone (H) 3 - 4
 08/11/47 B Division vs. Dunfermline (A) 3 - 5
 01/11/47 B Division vs. Stenhousemuir (H) 4 - 2

 Recent First Team Goals
 06/12/47 B Division vs. St Johnstone (H) 3 - 4
 08/11/47 B Division vs. Dunfermline (A) 3 - 5
 16/08/47 Sectional Tie vs. Leith Athletic (H) 2 - 2
 12/04/47 B Division vs. Stenhousemuir (H) 2 - 2
 05/03/47 Quarter Final 2nd Leg vs. Rangers (H) 1 - 1

 List of Goals Scored (click to expand)
 06/12/47 B Division vs. St Johnstone (H)  3 - 4
 08/11/47 B Division vs. Dunfermline (A)  3 - 5
 16/08/47 Sectional Tie vs. Leith Athletic (H)  2 - 2
 12/04/47 B Division vs. Stenhousemuir (H)  2 - 2
 05/03/47 Quarter Final 2nd Leg vs. Rangers (H)  1 - 1
 01/03/47 Quarter Final 1st Leg vs. Rangers (A)  1 - 2
 18/01/47 B Division vs. Arbroath (A)  4 - 5
 18/01/47 B Division vs. Arbroath (A)  4 - 5
 11/01/47 B Division vs. Alloa Athletic (H)  6 - 2
 11/01/47 B Division vs. Alloa Athletic (H)  6 - 2
 04/01/47 B Division vs. Dumbarton (A)  2 - 0
 02/01/47 B Division vs. St Johnstone (H)  2 - 4
 28/12/46 B Division vs. Ayr Utd (H)  5 - 1
 28/12/46 B Division vs. Ayr Utd (H)  5 - 1
 14/12/46 B Division vs. Cowdenbeath (H)  3 - 2
 07/12/46 B Division vs. Arbroath (H)  1 - 3
 30/11/46 B Division vs. Stenhousemuir (A)  2 - 3
 16/11/46 B Division vs. Dumbarton (H)  2 - 1
 02/11/46 B Division vs. Airdrie (H)  1 - 2
 26/10/46 Sectional Tie vs. Arbroath (H)  3 - 2
 19/10/46 Sectional Tie vs. Dumbarton (H)  2 - 1

 List of Games Played (click to expand)
 14/02/48 B Division vs. Cowdenbeath (H)  3 - 3
 31/01/48 B Division vs. Dumbarton (A)  2 - 3
 06/12/47 B Division vs. St Johnstone (H)  3 - 4
 08/11/47 B Division vs. Dunfermline (A)  3 - 5
 01/11/47 B Division vs. Stenhousemuir (H)  4 - 2
 16/08/47 Sectional Tie vs. Leith Athletic (H)  2 - 2
 13/08/47 B Division vs. Alloa Athletic (H)  5 - 3
 09/08/47 Sectional Tie vs. Albion Rovers (A)  0 - 3
 19/04/47 B Division vs. Airdrie (A)  0 - 5
 12/04/47 B Division vs. Stenhousemuir (H)  2 - 2
 29/03/47 B Division vs. Cowdenbeath (A)  1 - 1
 05/03/47 Quarter Final 2nd Leg vs. Rangers (H)  1 - 1
 01/03/47 Quarter Final 1st Leg vs. Rangers (A)  1 - 2
 25/01/47 1st Round vs. Queen's Park (A)  0 - 3
 18/01/47 B Division vs. Arbroath (A)  4 - 5
 11/01/47 B Division vs. Alloa Athletic (H)  6 - 2
 04/01/47 B Division vs. Dumbarton (A)  2 - 0
 02/01/47 B Division vs. St Johnstone (H)  2 - 4
 01/01/47 B Division vs. Dundee (A)  0 - 2
 28/12/46 B Division vs. Ayr Utd (H)  5 - 1
 21/12/46 B Division vs. Dunfermline (A)  3 - 4
 14/12/46 B Division vs. Cowdenbeath (H)  3 - 2
 07/12/46 B Division vs. Arbroath (H)  1 - 3
 30/11/46 B Division vs. Stenhousemuir (A)  2 - 3
 23/11/46 B Division vs. East Fife (H)  2 - 1
 16/11/46 B Division vs. Dumbarton (H)  2 - 1
 09/11/46 B Division vs. Alloa Athletic (A)  1 - 4
 02/11/46 B Division vs. Airdrie (H)  1 - 2
 26/10/46 Sectional Tie vs. Arbroath (H)  3 - 2
 19/10/46 Sectional Tie vs. Dumbarton (H)  2 - 1


Biography

Alex had been with Third Lanark and began his United career with trials in the reserves before signing. He became a regular in the first eleven and in his first season, he was top scorer. In the next two campaigns he played mainly in the reserves. Released in May 1949,he moved to Northern Ireland to join Glentoran.

Debut

October 19th, 1946
Dumbarton 1 - 2 Dundee United

League Cup (Sectional Tie)


Timeline

  • Date of Birth

    Alex was born on this date in Glasgow.

  • Signed For Dundee United

    Alex had been with Third Lanark and began his United career with trials in the reserves before signing. He became a regular in the first eleven and in his first season, he was top scorer. In the next two campaigns he played mainly in the reserves. Released in May 1949,he moved to Northern Ireland to join Glentoran.