Davie Gray Player Profile

Player Details



Playing History

Season Win % Draw % Loss %
1957-58 21 0 0 0 28.6% 23.8% 47.6%
1956-57 19 0 0 0 36.8% 21.1% 42.1%
Totals: 40 (0) 0


 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
 22/02/58 Division Two vs. Dunfermline (H) 3 - 3
 19/02/58 2nd Round Replay vs. Hibernian (A) 0 - 2
 01/01/58 Division Two vs. St Johnstone (A) 3 - 3
 28/12/57 Division Two vs. Stranraer (H) 0 - 0
 21/12/57 Division Two vs. Montrose (A) 2 - 3

 Recent First Team Goals
 None

 List of Goals Scored
None

 List of Games Played (click to expand)
 22/02/58 Division Two vs. Dunfermline (H)  3 - 3
 19/02/58 2nd Round Replay vs. Hibernian (A)  0 - 2
 01/01/58 Division Two vs. St Johnstone (A)  3 - 3
 28/12/57 Division Two vs. Stranraer (H)  0 - 0
 21/12/57 Division Two vs. Montrose (A)  2 - 3
 14/12/57 Division Two vs. Albion Rovers (A)  1 - 3
 07/12/57 Division Two vs. Morton (H)  4 - 1
 30/11/57 Division Two vs. Hamilton (A)  2 - 1
 23/11/57 Division Two vs. Stirling Albion (H)  1 - 2
 16/11/57 Division Two vs. Berwick (A)  2 - 1
 09/11/57 Division Two vs. Forfar Athletic (H)  5 - 2
 02/11/57 Division Two vs. Dunfermline (A)  1 - 6
 12/10/57 Division Two vs. Brechin City (A)  1 - 1
 05/10/57 Division Two vs. Stenhousemuir (H)  1 - 2
 28/09/57 Division Two vs. Dumbarton (A)  0 - 2
 21/09/57 Division Two vs. St Johnstone (H)  2 - 1
 18/09/57 Division Two vs. Arbroath (H)  5 - 5
 04/09/57 Division Two vs. Arbroath (A)  1 - 3
 31/08/57 Sectional Tie vs. Stranraer (H)  3 - 0
 21/08/57 Division Two vs. Cowdenbeath (H)  0 - 4
 10/08/57 Sectional Tie vs. Clyde (H)  1 - 4
 30/04/57 Division Two vs. East Stirling (A)  2 - 3
 13/04/57 Division Two vs. Cowdenbeath (H)  4 - 1
 08/04/57 Division Two vs. Arbroath (A)  2 - 2
 30/03/57 Division Two vs. Albion Rovers (A)  1 - 5
 23/03/57 Division Two vs. Montrose (H)  2 - 2
 15/12/56 Division Two vs. Cowdenbeath (A)  2 - 6
 24/11/56 Division Two vs. Montrose (A)  2 - 2
 17/11/56 Division Two vs. Forfar Athletic (H)  2 - 1
 10/11/56 Division Two vs. Clyde (H)  2 - 4
 03/11/56 Division Two vs. Morton (A)  1 - 4
 27/10/56 Division Two vs. Third Lanark (H)  0 - 1
 20/10/56 4th Round vs. Third Lanark (H)  5 - 2
 13/10/56 Division Two vs. Hamilton (H)  2 - 1
 06/10/56 Division Two vs. Stenhousemuir (A)  1 - 3
 02/10/56 Division Two vs. Berwick (H)  6 - 1
 29/09/56 Division Two vs. Stranraer (H)  2 - 2
 22/09/56 Division Two vs. St Johnstone (A)  2 - 3
 19/09/56 Division Two vs. Alloa Athletic (H)  4 - 3
 15/09/56 Quarter Final 2nd Leg vs. Dundee (H)  2 - 1


Biography

Davie was a former Rangers, Preston North End, Blackburn Rovers and Dundee player when he signed for United at age 33. "Very fit, very quick, small and stock", Davie started out with Coupar Angus juniors before serving with the army in the Middle East during WW2. He signed for Rangers from Lochee Harp in 1945 following the conflict and went on to spend two years at the Ibrox club. He then moved to Preston North End before being signed by Blackburn Rovers a year later. He would go on to spend five years at Ewood Park. Davie returned to Tayside in 1954, signing for Dundee where he played for two seasons. He was released during the 1956-57 season and signed for United where he played frequently for two seasons.

At the end of 1957-58, he retired and began coaching at Forfar Athletic. He later took up a post at NCR in Dundee as a Sports and Social Officer, before moving into management with the company for whom he worked 28 years until retirement.

Debut

September 15th, 1956
Dundee 1 - 2 Dundee United

League Cup (Quarter Final 2nd Leg)


Timeline

  • Date of Birth

    Davie was born on this date in Coupar Angus.

  • Signed For Dundee United

    Davie was a former Rangers, Preston North End, Blackburn Rovers and Dundee player when he signed for United at age 33. "Very fit, very quick, small and stock", Davie started out with Coupar Angus juniors before serving with the army in the Middle East during WW2. He signed for Rangers from Lochee Harp in 1945 following the conflict and went on to spend two years at the Ibrox club. He then moved to Preston North End before being signed by Blackburn Rovers a year later. He would go on to spend five years at Ewood Park. Davie returned to Tayside in 1954, signing for Dundee where he played for two seasons. He was released during the 1956-57 season and signed for United where he played frequently for two seasons.

  • United snatch league cup win over local rivals.