Russell Latapy Player Profile


  • 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 Seasons


ALL League Cups
Season
2002-03 6 (1) 7 0 0 0 6 (1) 0 - -
Totals: 6 (1) 0 6 (1) 0 0 (0) 0

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

 Recent First Team Starts
May 10th, 2003 10/05/03 SPL vs. Livingston (A) 2 - 1
Apr 24th, 2003 24/04/03 SPL vs. Hibernian (H) 1 - 2
Apr 13th, 2003 13/04/03 SPL vs. Rangers (H) 1 - 4
Apr 5th, 2003 05/04/03 SPL vs. Hearts (A) 1 - 2
Mar 9th, 2003 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)
May 17th, 2003 17/05/03 SPL vs. Partick Th (A) 1 - 0 (sub)
May 10th, 2003 10/05/03 SPL vs. Livingston (A) 2 - 1
Apr 24th, 2003 24/04/03 SPL vs. Hibernian (H) 1 - 2
Apr 13th, 2003 13/04/03 SPL vs. Rangers (H) 1 - 4
Apr 5th, 2003 05/04/03 SPL vs. Hearts (A) 1 - 2
Mar 9th, 2003 09/03/03 SPL vs. Hibernian (A) 1 - 1
Mar 1st, 2003 01/03/03 SPL vs. Dunfermline (H) 3 - 0


Competition History


Comp
LGE 6 (1) 0 0 0
Totals: 6 (1) 0

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


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.

Last updated on Friday, December 28th, 2018 by N Harkiss.

Squad Numbers


21

Season:
2002-03





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


  • First Team Debut

    Dundee United 3 - 0 Dunfermline
    League (SPL)

    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


  • Last Appearance

    Partick Th 0 - 1 Dundee United
    League (SPL)

    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. Within two minutes of kick off Dere