Sandy Elder Player Profile


  • Position: Half Back
  • Signed: February 9th, 1943
  • First Manager: Jimmy Littlejohn
  • Career Totals: 31 appearances, 2 goals


Playing Seasons


ALL League Cups
Season
1944-45 3 3 1 0 0 - - 3 1
1943-44 17 17 0 0 0 - - 17 0
1942-43 11 11 1 0 0 - - 11 1
Totals: 31 (0) 2 0 (0) 0 31 (0) 2

ALL = Combined first team appearances
League/Cups = First team starts (sub appearances)
G2G = Goals to Games Ratio

 Recent First Team Starts
Aug 26th, 1944 26/08/44 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. Dundee (H) 1 - 2
Aug 19th, 1944 19/08/44 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. Arbroath (A) 1 - 2
Aug 12th, 1944 12/08/44 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. East Fife (H) 2 - 1
Jun 10th, 1944 10/06/44 1st Round 2nd Leg vs. Falkirk (H) 0 - 2
Apr 8th, 1944 08/04/44 1st Round 2nd Leg vs. East Fife (A) 0 - 3

 Recent First Team Goals
Aug 12th, 1944 12/08/44 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. East Fife (H) 2 - 1
Apr 10th, 1943 10/04/43 1st Round 2nd Leg vs. Raith Rovers (H) 4 - 3

 List of Goals Scored (click to expand)
Aug 12th, 1944 12/08/44 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. East Fife (H) 2 - 1 (46')
Apr 10th, 1943 10/04/43 1st Round 2nd Leg vs. Raith Rovers (H) 4 - 3 (70')

 List of Games Played (click to expand)
Aug 26th, 1944 26/08/44 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. Dundee (H) 1 - 2
Aug 19th, 1944 19/08/44 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. Arbroath (A) 1 - 2
Aug 12th, 1944 12/08/44 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. East Fife (H) 2 - 1
Jun 10th, 1944 10/06/44 1st Round 2nd Leg vs. Falkirk (H) 0 - 2
Apr 8th, 1944 08/04/44 1st Round 2nd Leg vs. East Fife (A) 0 - 3
Apr 1st, 1944 01/04/44 1st Round 1st Leg vs. East Fife (H) 2 - 1
Mar 25th, 1944 25/03/44 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Falkirk (H) 3 - 0
Mar 18th, 1944 18/03/44 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Dunfermline (H) 2 - 0
Mar 11th, 1944 11/03/44 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Dunfermline (A) 1 - 2
Feb 26th, 1944 26/02/44 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Hearts (H) 3 - 6
Feb 19th, 1944 19/02/44 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. East Fife (H) 3 - 1
Feb 5th, 1944 05/02/44 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Raith Rovers (A) 0 - 2
Jan 29th, 1944 29/01/44 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Aberdeen (H) 1 - 7
Nov 13th, 1943 13/11/43 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. Falkirk (A) 6 - 3
Nov 6th, 1943 06/11/43 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. Aberdeen (A) 1 - 5
Oct 16th, 1943 16/10/43 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. Dunfermline (H) 1 - 3
Oct 9th, 1943 09/10/43 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. Falkirk (H) 7 - 1
Oct 2nd, 1943 02/10/43 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. Hearts (A) 2 - 4
Aug 21st, 1943 21/08/43 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. Rangers (A) 0 - 8
Aug 14th, 1943 14/08/43 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. Hearts (H) 6 - 3
Apr 17th, 1943 17/04/43 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Dunfermline (A) 1 - 3
Apr 10th, 1943 10/04/43 1st Round 2nd Leg vs. Raith Rovers (H) 4 - 3
Apr 3rd, 1943 03/04/43 1st Round 1st Leg vs. Raith Rovers (A) 0 - 5
Mar 27th, 1943 27/03/43 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Raith Rovers (H) 3 - 4
Mar 20th, 1943 20/03/43 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Dunfermline (H) 4 - 2
Mar 13th, 1943 13/03/43 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Rangers (A) 1 - 3
Mar 6th, 1943 06/03/43 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Hibernian (H) 2 - 0
Feb 13th, 1943 13/02/43 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Aberdeen (A) 0 - 3
Feb 6th, 1943 06/02/43 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Rangers (H) 2 - 1
Jan 30th, 1943 30/01/43 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Hibernian (A) 2 - 3
Jan 16th, 1943 16/01/43 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Hearts (A) 2 - 2


Competition History


Comp
WAR 26 1 0 0
SUM 1 0 0 0
4 1 0 0
Totals: 31 (0) 2

 Apps = First Team Appearances (Sub Appearances) | Gls = Goals
 GtGR = Goals to Games Ratio
 Yel = Yellow Cards/Cautions | Red = Red Cards/Dismissals


Biography


Sandy had been with United Juniors, Jeanfield Swifts and St Johnstone. He played under the alias of ‘Scott’ before signing with United in February 1943. Sandy featured frequently in the line up over the next eighteen months and then appears to have left the area.

Last updated on Tuesday, September 11th, 2012 by S Gracie.





Debut

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

Wartime (North Eastern - 2nd Series)


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