Ben Honeyman Player Profile

Player Details

  • Full Name: Ben Honeyman
  • Born: February 14th, 1977 (Adelaide, Australia)
  • Height: 5' 9
  • Position: Striker
  • Signed: July 31st, 1992
  • First Manager: Jim McLean
  • Career Totals: 2 appearances, 1 goals


Playing History


Season Win % Draw % Loss %
1995-96 1 (1) 1 0 0 50.0% 0.0% 50.0%
Totals: 1 (1) 1


 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
 26/09/95 3rd Round vs. Clydebank (A) 1 - 0

 Recent First Team Goals
 26/09/95 3rd Round vs. Clydebank (A) 1 - 0

 List of Goals Scored (click to expand)
 26/09/95 3rd Round vs. Clydebank (A)  1 - 0

 List of Games Played (click to expand)
 07/10/95 First Division vs. Dumbarton (A)  0 - 1
 26/09/95 3rd Round vs. Clydebank (A)  1 - 0


Biography


Ben joined United on an 'S' form in 1992. His father Graham had also been with United briefly in 1978. Australian born, Ben was part of the Scotland schools, Under-16, Under-17 squads and was playing in United reserves by September 1994. He made a scoring debut in a League Challenge Cup match against Clydebank in September 1995 and made his League debut as a substitute against Dumbarton a few weeks later.

Ben was released in May 1996 and joined Forfar Athletic, where he helped them win promotion to the Second Division. He moved to East Fife in 1999, and then to Brechin City in 2002, helping the Glebe Park side win promotion before retiring. He joined junior side Arniston Rangers and was appointed player/manager in 2005, but later changed sport and began playing cricket with Glenrothes.





Debut

September 26th, 1995
Clydebank 0 - 1 Dundee United

Challenge Cup (3rd Round)


Timeline


  • 1. Date of Birth


    Ben was born on this date in Adelaide, Australia.


  • 2. Signed For Dundee United


    Ben joined United on an 'S' form in 1992. His father Graham had also been with United briefly in 1978. Australian born, Ben was part of the Scotland schools, Under-16, Under-17 squads and was playing in United reserves by September 1994. He made a scoring debut in a League Challenge Cup match against Clydebank in September 1995 and made his League debut as a substitute against Dumbarton a few week


  • 3. First Non-competitive Appearance (Friendly)

  • 4. First Team Debut

    Clydebank 0 - 1 Dundee United
    Challenge Cup (3rd Round)

    United dominated the opening stages and the Bankies had a narrow escape in the 12th minute. Paul Walker fed Ben Honeyman who whipped in a shot which Matthews couldn't hold and only Currie's intervention as he scrambled the ball away for a comer prevented Paul Walker giving United the lead. Honeyman then shot narrowly over. The young United newcomers were doing themselves no harm at all with Stuart


  • 5. First Goal

    Clydebank 0 - 1 Dundee United
    Challenge Cup (3rd Round)

    United dominated the opening stages and the Bankies had a narrow escape in the 12th minute. Paul Walker fed Ben Honeyman who whipped in a shot which Matthews couldn't hold and only Currie's intervention as he scrambled the ball away for a comer prevented Paul Walker giving United the lead. Honeyman then shot narrowly over. The young United newcomers were doing themselves no harm at all with Stuart


  • 6. Last Appearance

    Dumbarton 1 - 0 Dundee United
    League (First Division)

    A game which looked like being a formality in the opening twenty minutes or so ended in chaos as Dumbarton hit us with a late suckerpunch in a United performance which deteriorated as the game progressed. With Billy McKinlay down south discussing terms with Blackburn, United were able to welcome Gary McSwegan into the side for his debut following his transfer from Notts County. There was a surpris


  • 7. League Debut

    Dumbarton 1 - 0 Dundee United
    League (First Division)

    A game which looked like being a formality in the opening twenty minutes or so ended in chaos as Dumbarton hit us with a late suckerpunch in a United performance which deteriorated as the game progressed. With Billy McKinlay down south discussing terms with Blackburn, United were able to welcome Gary McSwegan into the side for his debut following his transfer from Notts County. There was a surpris