Russell Latapy Player Profile

Player Details

  • Full Name: Russell Nigel Latapy
  • Born: August 2nd, 1968 (Port of Spain, Trinidad)
  • Height: 5' 7
  • Position: Midfielder
  • Signed: February 23rd, 2003
  • First Manager: Ian McCall
  • Career Totals: 7 appearances
  • Also Played For: Académica, Boavista, Falkirk, FC Porto, Hibernian, Rangers


Playing History

Season Win % Draw % Loss %
2002-03 6 (1) 0 0 0 42.9% 14.3% 42.9%
Totals: 6 (1) 0


 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
 10/05/03 SPL vs. Livingston (A) 2 - 1
 24/04/03 SPL vs. Hibernian (H) 1 - 2
 13/04/03 SPL vs. Rangers (H) 1 - 4
 05/04/03 SPL vs. Hearts (A) 1 - 2
 09/03/03 SPL vs. Hibernian (A) 1 - 1

 Recent First Team Goals
 None

 List of Goals Scored
None

 List of Games Played (click to expand)
 17/05/03 SPL vs. Partick Thistle (A)  1 - 0
 10/05/03 SPL vs. Livingston (A)  2 - 1
 24/04/03 SPL vs. Hibernian (H)  1 - 2
 13/04/03 SPL vs. Rangers (H)  1 - 4
 05/04/03 SPL vs. Hearts (A)  1 - 2
 09/03/03 SPL vs. Hibernian (A)  1 - 1
 01/03/03 SPL vs. Dunfermline (H)  3 - 0


Biography

Russell was a very experienced Trinidad & Tobago international. Known as ‘The Little Magician’, he began his senior career in 1987, moving to Portugal in 1990. Eight years later he signed for Hibs and then Rangers who released him in February 2003. He spent the remainder of the season with United, making just a few appearances before he was released. He joined Falkirk at the start of 2003-04.

Debut

March 1st, 2003
Dundee United 3 - 0 Dunfermline Athletic

League (SPL)


Timeline

  • Date of Birth

    Russell was born on this date in Port of Spain, Trinidad.

  • Signed For Dundee United

    Russell was a very experienced Trinidad & Tobago international. Known as ‘The Little Magician’, he began his senior career in 1987, moving to Portugal in 1990. Eight years later he signed for Hibs and then Rangers who released him in February 2003. He spent the remainder of the season with United, making just a few appearances before he was released. He joined Falkirk at the start of 2003-04.

  • Boss Ian McCall fielded a side with only two personnel changes from the team which went down to Aberdeen at Pittodrie in the SPL game two weeks ago. Mark Wilson was out through injury and Billy Dodds on the bench. Jamie McCunnie and Russell Latapy, the latter making his Dundee United debut, take their places. Gary Bollan was wearing the captain’s armband.

  • Craig Easton replaced Russell Latapy in the United line up for this match while Kevin McGowne made his first start for two months, against his former club.