Darren Watson Player Profile


  • Born: August 10th, 2003 (Fife)
  • Height: 5' 8
  • Position: Right Winger
  • Signed: May 10th, 2019
  • First Manager: Robbie Neilson
  • Career Totals: 9 appearances
  • Also Played For: East Fife


Playing Seasons


ALL League Cups
Season
2022-23 - - - - - - - - -
2021-22 3 (5) 8 0 0 0 2 (4) 0 1 (1) 0
2020-21 - (1) 1 0 0 0 - (1) 0 - -
Totals: 3 (6) 0 2 (5) 0 1 (1) 0

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

 Recent First Team Starts
Dec 26th, 2021 26/12/21 Premiership vs. Hibernian (H) 1 - 3
Dec 18th, 2021 18/12/21 Premiership vs. Rangers (A) 0 - 1
Aug 14th, 2021 14/08/21 2nd Round vs. Ayr Utd (A) 1 - 1

 Recent First Team Goals
 None

 List of Goals Scored
None

 List of Games Played (click to expand)
Dec 26th, 2021 26/12/21 Premiership vs. Hibernian (H) 1 - 3
Dec 18th, 2021 18/12/21 Premiership vs. Rangers (A) 0 - 1
Dec 5th, 2021 05/12/21 Premiership vs. Celtic (H) 0 - 3 (sub)
Nov 30th, 2021 30/11/21 Premiership vs. Motherwell (A) 0 - 1 (sub)
Aug 28th, 2021 28/08/21 Premiership vs. Hearts (H) 0 - 2 (sub)
Aug 14th, 2021 14/08/21 2nd Round vs. Ayr Utd (A) 1 - 1
Aug 7th, 2021 07/08/21 Premiership vs. Rangers (H) 1 - 0 (sub)
Jul 17th, 2021 17/07/21 Group B vs. Arbroath (H) 1 - 0 (sub)
Dec 13th, 2020 13/12/20 Premiership vs. Rangers (H) 1 - 2 (sub)


Competition History


Comp
LGE 2 (5) 0 0 0
LC 1 (1) 0 0 0
Totals: 3 (6) 0

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


Biography


Formerly of Kennoway FC in Fife, Darren joined the Fife Elite Football Academy at age ten, before joining United two years later. A graduate of the Scottish FA Performance programme at St John's High School, he made his debut for Scotland U16s in 2019 before signing his first professional contract with the club in May that year.

In December 2020, Darren made his first team debut coming on as a substitute in a Premiership league match against Rangers.

Last updated on Wednesday, January 18th, 2023 by N Harkiss.

Squad Numbers


36

Season:
2020-21

30

Season:
2021-22

30

Season:
2022-23





Debut (as sub)

December 13th, 2020
Dundee United 1 - 2 Rangers

League (Premiership)

Full Debut

August 14th, 2021
Ayr United 1 - 1 Dundee United

League Cup (2nd Round)


Timeline


  • Date of Birth


    Darren was born on this date in Fife.


  • Signed For Dundee United


    A product of the United youth set up since age twelve, Darren agreed his first professional contract with the club at the end of the 2018-19 season.


  • First Non-Competitive Appearance (Res/Dev)

  • First Non-Competitive Goal

  • First Team Debut

    Dundee United 1 - 2 Rangers
    League (Premiership)


  • Last Appearance

    Dundee United 1 - 3 Hibernian
    League (Premiership)