Piper MacKay Player Profile

Player Details

  • Full Name: George S MacKay
  • Position: Left Winger
  • Signed: February 9th, 1943
  • First Manager: Jimmy Littlejohn
  • Career Totals: 128 appearances, 17 goals


Playing History

Season Win % Draw % Loss %
1947-48 11 2 0 0 36.4% 9.1% 54.5%
1946-47 28 5 0 0 39.3% 21.4% 39.3%
1945-46 38 5 0 0 31.6% 13.2% 55.3%
1944-45 32 4 0 0 37.5% 12.5% 50.0%
1943-44 7 0 0 0 42.9% 0.0% 57.1%
1942-43 12 1 0 0 33.3% 8.3% 58.3%
Totals: 128 (0) 17


 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
 15/11/47 B Division vs. Leith Athletic (H) 2 - 1
 01/11/47 B Division vs. Stenhousemuir (H) 4 - 2
 25/10/47 B Division vs. Cowdenbeath (A) 2 - 6
 18/10/47 B Division vs. Dumbarton (H) 0 - 1
 04/10/47 B Division vs. Arbroath (H) 4 - 3

 Recent First Team Goals
 04/10/47 B Division vs. Arbroath (H) 4 - 3
 13/08/47 B Division vs. Alloa Athletic (H) 5 - 3
 28/08/46 Quarter Final vs. Dunfermline (H) 4 - 1
 24/08/46 B Division vs. Dundee (H) 1 - 2
 14/08/46 1st Round 1st Leg vs. Stenhousemuir (H) 4 - 1

 List of Goals Scored (click to expand)
 04/10/47 B Division vs. Arbroath (H)  4 - 3
 13/08/47 B Division vs. Alloa Athletic (H)  5 - 3
 28/08/46 Quarter Final vs. Dunfermline (H)  4 - 1
 24/08/46 B Division vs. Dundee (H)  1 - 2
 14/08/46 1st Round 1st Leg vs. Stenhousemuir (H)  4 - 1
 10/08/46 B Division vs. Dunfermline (H)  3 - 0
 10/08/46 B Division vs. Dunfermline (H)  3 - 0
 09/03/46 Sectional Tie vs. Dumbarton (H)  3 - 2
 02/02/46 1st Round 2nd Leg vs. Raith Rovers (A)  3 - 0
 27/10/45 Southern 'B' vs. East Fife (H)  5 - 2
 01/09/45 Southern 'B' vs. Ayr Utd (H)  3 - 2
 18/08/45 Southern 'B' vs. St Johnstone (H)  3 - 4
 07/04/45 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Arbroath (A)  2 - 0
 10/03/45 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Hearts (A)  3 - 0
 04/11/44 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. Dundee (A)  2 - 2
 07/10/44 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. Raith Rovers (H)  5 - 1
 20/02/43 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Hearts (H)  4 - 1

 List of Games Played (click to expand)
 15/11/47 B Division vs. Leith Athletic (H)  2 - 1
 01/11/47 B Division vs. Stenhousemuir (H)  4 - 2
 25/10/47 B Division vs. Cowdenbeath (A)  2 - 6
 18/10/47 B Division vs. Dumbarton (H)  0 - 1
 04/10/47 B Division vs. Arbroath (H)  4 - 3
 27/09/47 B Division vs. Kilmarnock (A)  2 - 5
 06/09/47 Sectional Tie vs. Leith Athletic (A)  1 - 3
 23/08/47 Sectional Tie vs. Cowdenbeath (H)  0 - 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
 14/04/47 B Division vs. Raith Rovers (H)  3 - 0
 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
 01/02/47 B Division vs. East Fife (A)  2 - 1
 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
 07/12/46 B Division vs. Arbroath (H)  1 - 3
 23/11/46 B Division vs. East Fife (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
 12/10/46 Sectional Tie vs. Cowdenbeath (A)  1 - 4
 21/09/46 Sectional Tie vs. Cowdenbeath (H)  2 - 0
 14/09/46 B Division vs. Raith Rovers (A)  1 - 1
 07/09/46 B Division vs. Albion Rovers (H)  1 - 3
 04/09/46 Semi Final vs. East Fife (H)  2 - 4
 31/08/46 B Division vs. St Johnstone (A)  1 - 3
 28/08/46 Quarter Final vs. Dunfermline (H)  4 - 1
 24/08/46 B Division vs. Dundee (H)  1 - 2
 21/08/46 1st Round 2nd Leg vs. Stenhousemuir (A)  2 - 2
 17/08/46 B Division vs. Ayr Utd (A)  3 - 3
 14/08/46 1st Round 1st Leg vs. Stenhousemuir (H)  4 - 1
 10/08/46 B Division vs. Dunfermline (H)  3 - 0
 27/04/46 vs. QOS (H)  1 - 3
 20/04/46 vs. QOS (H)  2 - 1
 03/04/46 Playoff vs. Ayr Utd (N)  0 - 1
 30/03/46 Sectional Tie vs. Dumbarton (A)  2 - 1
 23/03/46 Sectional Tie vs. Ayr Utd (H)  2 - 1
 16/03/46 Sectional Tie vs. Stenhousemuir (A)  1 - 1
 09/03/46 Sectional Tie vs. Dumbarton (H)  3 - 2
 02/03/46 Sectional Tie vs. Ayr Utd (A)  0 - 2
 23/02/46 Sectional Tie vs. Stenhousemuir (H)  4 - 0
 06/02/46 1st Round Replay vs. Raith Rovers (N)  3 - 3
 02/02/46 1st Round 2nd Leg vs. Raith Rovers (A)  3 - 0
 26/01/46 1st Round 1st Leg vs. Raith Rovers (H)  1 - 4
 19/01/46 Southern 'B' vs. East Fife (A)  0 - 2
 12/01/46 Southern 'B' vs. Stenhousemuir (A)  2 - 2
 05/01/46 Southern 'B' vs. Arbroath (H)  4 - 1
 02/01/46 Southern B vs. Dumbarton (H)  4 - 1
 01/01/46 Southern 'B' vs. Dundee (H)  2 - 3
 29/12/45 Southern 'B' vs. Cowdenbeath (H)  0 - 2
 22/12/45 Southern 'B' vs. Airdrie (A)  1 - 1
 15/12/45 Southern 'B' vs. Raith Rovers (A)  0 - 5
 08/12/45 Southern 'B' vs. Alloa Athletic (A)  1 - 3
 01/12/45 Southern 'B' vs. Ayr Utd (A)  1 - 1
 24/11/45 Southern 'B' vs. Albion Rovers (H)  2 - 3
 17/11/45 Southern 'B' vs. Dunfermline (H)  1 - 2
 10/11/45 Southern 'B' vs. St Johnstone (A)  0 - 3
 03/11/45 Southern B vs. Dumbarton (A)  1 - 2
 27/10/45 Southern 'B' vs. East Fife (H)  5 - 2
 20/10/45 Southern 'B' vs. Stenhousemuir (H)  7 - 0
 13/10/45 Southern 'B' vs. Arbroath (A)  1 - 4
 06/10/45 Southern 'B' vs. Cowdenbeath (A)  2 - 4
 29/09/45 Southern 'B' vs. Airdrie (H)  4 - 2
 22/09/45 Southern 'B' vs. Alloa Athletic (H)  2 - 5
 15/09/45 Southern 'B' vs. Raith Rovers (H)  0 - 7
 08/09/45 Southern 'B' vs. Dundee (A)  0 - 1
 01/09/45 Southern 'B' vs. Ayr Utd (H)  3 - 2
 25/08/45 Southern 'B' vs. Albion Rovers (A)  0 - 1
 18/08/45 Southern 'B' vs. St Johnstone (H)  3 - 4
 11/08/45 Southern 'B' vs. Dunfermline (A)  0 - 7
 02/06/45 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Falkirk (H)  1 - 0
 26/05/45 1st Round 2nd Leg vs. Falkirk (A)  1 - 3
 19/05/45 1st Round 1st Leg vs. Falkirk (H)  3 - 2
 12/05/45 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. East Fife (A)  1 - 6
 05/05/45 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Aberdeen (A)  0 - 6
 28/04/45 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Hearts (H)  0 - 0
 14/04/45 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Falkirk (H)  2 - 5
 07/04/45 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Arbroath (A)  2 - 0
 31/03/45 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Dunfermline (A)  1 - 3
 24/03/45 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Rangers (H)  1 - 1
 17/03/45 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. East Fife (H)  3 - 1
 10/03/45 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Hearts (A)  3 - 0
 03/03/45 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Dundee (H)  0 - 4
 24/02/45 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Raith Rovers (A)  2 - 5
 17/02/45 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Dunfermline (H)  6 - 3
 10/02/45 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Aberdeen (H)  1 - 9
 13/01/45 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Raith Rovers (H)  5 - 2
 06/01/45 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Rangers (A)  1 - 5
 02/01/45 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Dundee (A)  1 - 4
 01/01/45 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Arbroath (H)  1 - 0
 16/12/44 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. Rangers (A)  0 - 2
 02/12/44 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. Dunfermline (H)  2 - 7
 04/11/44 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. Dundee (A)  2 - 2
 28/10/44 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. Hearts (H)  4 - 3
 21/10/44 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. Falkirk (A)  2 - 4
 14/10/44 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. East Fife (A)  5 - 2
 07/10/44 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. Raith Rovers (H)  5 - 1
 09/09/44 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. Falkirk (H)  1 - 2
 02/09/44 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. Dunfermline (A)  2 - 2
 26/08/44 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. Dundee (H)  1 - 2
 19/08/44 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. Arbroath (A)  1 - 2
 12/08/44 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. East Fife (H)  2 - 1
 20/11/43 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. East Fife (H)  4 - 3
 13/11/43 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. Falkirk (A)  6 - 3
 06/11/43 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. Aberdeen (A)  1 - 5
 23/10/43 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. Raith Rovers (A)  0 - 3
 16/10/43 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. Dunfermline (H)  1 - 3
 09/10/43 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. Falkirk (H)  7 - 1
 18/09/43 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. East Fife (A)  1 - 3
 17/04/43 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Dunfermline (A)  1 - 3
 03/04/43 1st Round 1st Leg vs. Raith Rovers (A)  0 - 5
 27/03/43 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Raith Rovers (H)  3 - 4
 20/03/43 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Dunfermline (H)  4 - 2
 13/03/43 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Rangers (A)  1 - 3
 06/03/43 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Hibernian (H)  2 - 0
 27/02/43 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. East Fife (A)  1 - 5
 20/02/43 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Hearts (H)  4 - 1
 13/02/43 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Aberdeen (A)  0 - 3
 06/02/43 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Rangers (H)  2 - 1
 30/01/43 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Hibernian (A)  2 - 3
 16/01/43 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Hearts (A)  2 - 2


Biography

Piper (so called because he could indeed play the bagpipes), was from local junior side Elmwood. He had played as a trialist and under an alias before signing in February 1943. Re-signed after the war ended, he was a big favourite with the fans for the next two seasons but on Christmas Day 1947 it was announced that he was moving to Dundee in a swap deal for Jimmy Dickson.

Debut

January 16th, 1943
Heart of Midlothian 2 - 2 Dundee United

Wartime (North Eastern - 2nd Series)


Timeline

  • Signed For Dundee United

    Piper (so called because he could indeed play the bagpipes), was from local junior side Elmwood. He had played as a trialist and under an alias before signing in February 1943. Re-signed after the war ended, he was a big favourite with the fans for the next two seasons but on Christmas Day 1947 it was announced that he was moving to Dundee in a swap deal for Jimmy Dickson.