John Bourke Player Profile

Player Details

  • Full Name: John Bourke
  • Born: December 31st, 1953 (Glasgow)
  • Position: Forward
  • Signed: September 15th, 1977
  • First Manager: Jim McLean
  • Career Totals: 30 appearances, 6 goals
  • Also Played For: Brechin City, Dumbarton, Kilmarnock


Playing History

Season Win % Draw % Loss %
1977-78 29 (1) 6 0 0 53.3% 10.0% 36.7%
Totals: 29 (1) 6


 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
 02/05/78 Premier Division vs. Clydebank (A) 0 - 2
 29/04/78 Premier Division vs. Partick Thistle (H) 5 - 2
 26/04/78 Premier Division vs. Ayr Utd (H) 3 - 1
 22/04/78 Premier Division vs. Rangers (A) 0 - 3
 19/04/78 Premier Division vs. Rangers (H) 0 - 1

 Recent First Team Goals
 27/02/78 4th Round vs. QOS (H) 3 - 0
 07/01/78 Premier Division vs. Hibernian (H) 1 - 1
 19/11/77 Premier Division vs. Clydebank (H) 4 - 0
 29/10/77 Premier Division vs. St Mirren (A) 1 - 0
 24/09/77 Premier Division vs. Motherwell (H) 3 - 2

 List of Goals Scored (click to expand)
 27/02/78 4th Round vs. QOS (H)  3 - 0
 07/01/78 Premier Division vs. Hibernian (H)  1 - 1
 19/11/77 Premier Division vs. Clydebank (H)  4 - 0
 29/10/77 Premier Division vs. St Mirren (A)  1 - 0
 24/09/77 Premier Division vs. Motherwell (H)  3 - 2
 17/09/77 Premier Division vs. Clydebank (A)  3 - 0

 List of Games Played (click to expand)
 02/05/78 Premier Division vs. Clydebank (A)  0 - 2
 29/04/78 Premier Division vs. Partick Thistle (H)  5 - 2
 26/04/78 Premier Division vs. Ayr Utd (H)  3 - 1
 22/04/78 Premier Division vs. Rangers (A)  0 - 3
 19/04/78 Premier Division vs. Rangers (H)  0 - 1
 15/04/78 Premier Division vs. Ayr Utd (H)  1 - 0
 12/04/78 Premier Division vs. Clydebank (H)  1 - 0
 08/04/78 Premier Division vs. Motherwell (A)  1 - 0
 05/04/78 Semi Final vs. Rangers (N)  0 - 2
 29/03/78 Premier Division vs. Motherwell (H)  1 - 1
 25/03/78 Premier Division vs. Hibernian (A)  1 - 3
 15/03/78 Premier Division vs. St Mirren (A)  2 - 1
 11/03/78 5th Round vs. Queen's Park (H)  2 - 0
 04/03/78 Premier Division vs. Celtic (H)  0 - 1
 27/02/78 4th Round vs. QOS (H)  3 - 0
 25/02/78 Premier Division vs. Partick Thistle (A)  2 - 0
 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
 10/12/77 Premier Division vs. Rangers (A)  0 - 2
 26/11/77 Premier Division vs. Motherwell (A)  0 - 0
 19/11/77 Premier Division vs. Clydebank (H)  4 - 0
 05/11/77 Premier Division vs. Aberdeen (H)  0 - 1
 29/10/77 Premier Division vs. St Mirren (A)  1 - 0
 22/10/77 Premier Division vs. Celtic (H)  1 - 2
 15/10/77 Premier Division vs. Partick Thistle (A)  1 - 2
 08/10/77 Premier Division vs. Rangers (H)  0 - 1
 01/10/77 Premier Division vs. Ayr Utd (A)  2 - 0
 24/09/77 Premier Division vs. Motherwell (H)  3 - 2
 17/09/77 Premier Division vs. Clydebank (A)  3 - 0


Biography

John arrived at United from Dumbarton with a good goal scoring record but his season was hampered by a series of minor injuries. In July 1978 he failed to return to Tannadice for pre-season training and three months later he joined Kilmarnock for a fee of around £40,000.

Debut

September 17th, 1977
Clydebank 0 - 3 Dundee United

League (Premier Division)


Timeline

  • Date of Birth

    John was born on this date in Glasgow.

  • Signed For Dundee United

    John arrived at United from Dumbarton with a good goal scoring record but his season was hampered by a series of minor injuries. In July 1978 he failed to return to Tannadice for pre-season training and three months later he joined Kilmarnock for a fee of around £40,000.

  • Last Appearance - Clydebank 2 - 0 Dundee United