Tom Boland Player Profile


  • Full Name: Thomas Boland
  • Born: August 10th, 1886 (Dundee)
  • Died: August 20th, 1964 (Greenpoint, New York, United States)
  • Height: 5' 7
  • Position: Half Back
  • Signed: May 28th, 1909
  • Career Totals: 102 appearances, 3 goals
  • Also Played For: St Joseph's


Playing Seasons


ALL League Cups
Season
1913-14 32 32 0 0 0 21 0 11 0
1912-13 32 32 1 0 0 26 0 6 1
1911-12 26 26 1 0 0 21 1 5 0
1910-11 10 10 0 0 0 5 0 5 0
1909-10 2 2 1 0 0 - - 2 1
Totals: 102 (0) 3 73 (0) 1 29 (0) 2

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

 Recent First Team Starts
Apr 27th, 1914 27/04/14 Division Two vs. St Johnstone (H) 3 - 2
Apr 11th, 1914 11/04/14 Division Two vs. St Bernard's (A) 2 - 1
Apr 4th, 1914 04/04/14 Division Two vs. Vale of Leven (A) 2 - 1
Mar 14th, 1914 14/03/14 Division Two vs. Cowdenbeath (A) 0 - 7
Mar 7th, 1914 07/03/14 Division Two vs. Cowdenbeath (H) 3 - 0

 Recent First Team Goals
Feb 8th, 1913 08/02/13 2nd Round vs. Queen's Park (A) 2 - 4
Oct 14th, 1911 14/10/11 Division Two vs. St Bernard's (H) 2 - 2
Sep 4th, 1909 04/09/09 1st Round vs. Brechin City (A) 1 - 2

 List of Goals Scored (click to expand)
Feb 8th, 1913 08/02/13 2nd Round vs. Queen's Park (A) 2 - 4 (-)
Oct 14th, 1911 14/10/11 Division Two vs. St Bernard's (H) 2 - 2 (-)
Sep 4th, 1909 04/09/09 1st Round vs. Brechin City (A) 1 - 2 (-)

 List of Games Played (click to expand)
Apr 27th, 1914 27/04/14 Division Two vs. St Johnstone (H) 3 - 2
Apr 11th, 1914 11/04/14 Division Two vs. St Bernard's (A) 2 - 1
Apr 4th, 1914 04/04/14 Division Two vs. Vale of Leven (A) 2 - 1
Mar 14th, 1914 14/03/14 Division Two vs. Cowdenbeath (A) 0 - 7
Mar 7th, 1914 07/03/14 Division Two vs. Cowdenbeath (H) 3 - 0
Feb 21st, 1914 21/02/14 Division Two vs. Dunfermline (H) 2 - 1
Feb 14th, 1914 14/02/14 Division Two vs. Albion Rovers (H) 2 - 2
Feb 7th, 1914 07/02/14 2nd Round vs. Airdrie (A) 0 - 5
Jan 31st, 1914 31/01/14 Division Two vs. Johnstone (A) 0 - 1
Jan 24th, 1914 24/01/14 Division Two vs. Abercorn (H) 2 - 1
Jan 17th, 1914 17/01/14 Division Two vs. East Stirling (A) 3 - 1
Jan 10th, 1914 10/01/14 Division Two vs. Leith Athletic (H) 1 - 1
Jan 3rd, 1914 03/01/14 Division Two vs. St Bernard's (H) 1 - 3
Dec 27th, 1913 27/12/13 Final 2nd Replay vs. Albion Rovers (N) 0 - 3
Dec 20th, 1913 20/12/13 Final Replay vs. Albion Rovers (N) 1 - 1
Dec 13th, 1913 13/12/13 Final vs. Albion Rovers (N) 1 - 1
Dec 6th, 1913 06/12/13 Semi Final Replay vs. Caledonian (A) 2 - 0
Nov 29th, 1913 29/11/13 Semi Final vs. Caledonian (H) 1 - 1
Nov 22nd, 1913 22/11/13 Division Two vs. Arthurlie (A) 2 - 3
Nov 8th, 1913 08/11/13 Division Two vs. East Stirling (H) 3 - 1
Nov 1st, 1913 01/11/13 Quarter Final vs. Forfar Athletic (H) 1 - 0
Oct 25th, 1913 25/10/13 3rd Round Replay vs. East Stirling (H) 2 - 1
Oct 18th, 1913 18/10/13 3rd Round vs. East Stirling (A) 1 - 1
Oct 11th, 1913 11/10/13 Division Two vs. Albion Rovers (A) 1 - 2
Oct 4th, 1913 04/10/13 Division Two vs. Johnstone (H) 5 - 0
Sep 27th, 1913 27/09/13 2nd Round vs. Dunfermline (H) 3 - 0
Sep 20th, 1913 20/09/13 Division Two vs. Vale of Leven (H) 2 - 0
Sep 13th, 1913 13/09/13 Division Two vs. Abercorn (A) 0 - 2
Sep 6th, 1913 06/09/13 1st Round vs. Brechin City (H) 2 - 0
Aug 30th, 1913 30/08/13 Division Two vs. Leith Athletic (A) 1 - 1
Aug 23rd, 1913 23/08/13 Division Two vs. Arthurlie (H) 1 - 0
Aug 16th, 1913 16/08/13 Division Two vs. St Johnstone (A) 0 - 0
Mar 29th, 1913 29/03/13 Division Two vs. Abercorn (A) 0 - 2
Mar 22nd, 1913 22/03/13 Division Two vs. Dunfermline (H) 1 - 1
Mar 15th, 1913 15/03/13 Division Two vs. Albion Rovers (H) 2 - 1
Mar 8th, 1913 08/03/13 Division Two vs. East Stirling (A) 1 - 1
Mar 1st, 1913 01/03/13 Division Two vs. Dunfermline (A) 0 - 0
Feb 22nd, 1913 22/02/13 Division Two vs. Abercorn (H) 3 - 0
Feb 15th, 1913 15/02/13 Division Two vs. Cowdenbeath (A) 1 - 1
Feb 8th, 1913 08/02/13 2nd Round vs. Queen's Park (A) 2 - 4
Feb 1st, 1913 01/02/13 Division Two vs. Vale of Leven (A) 2 - 2
Jan 25th, 1913 25/01/13 Division Two vs. Johnstone (H) 7 - 1
Jan 18th, 1913 18/01/13 Division Two vs. Ayr Utd (H) 1 - 0
Jan 11th, 1913 11/01/13 Division Two vs. Johnstone (A) 1 - 4
Jan 2nd, 1913 02/01/13 Division Two vs. St Bernard's (H) 1 - 1
Jan 1st, 1913 01/01/13 Division Two vs. Dumbarton (H) 3 - 3
Dec 21st, 1912 21/12/12 Division Two vs. Cowdenbeath (H) 0 - 0
Dec 14th, 1912 14/12/12 Division Two vs. St Bernard's (A) 0 - 3
Dec 7th, 1912 07/12/12 Division Two vs. St Johnstone (H) 1 - 1
Nov 30th, 1912 30/11/12 Division Two vs. Dumbarton (A) 0 - 2
Nov 23rd, 1912 23/11/12 Division Two vs. Leith Athletic (H) 2 - 1
Nov 16th, 1912 16/11/12 Division Two vs. Ayr Utd (A) 0 - 0
Nov 9th, 1912 09/11/12 5th Round Replay vs. Caledonian (H) 0 - 2
Nov 2nd, 1912 02/11/12 5th Round vs. Caledonian (A) 1 - 1
Oct 26th, 1912 26/10/12 Division Two vs. Albion Rovers (A) 1 - 5
Oct 19th, 1912 19/10/12 4th Round vs. Broxburn (A) 1 - 0
Oct 12th, 1912 12/10/12 Division Two vs. St Johnstone (A) 0 - 2
Sep 28th, 1912 28/09/12 Division Two vs. Arthurlie (A) 1 - 4
Sep 21st, 1912 21/09/12 2nd Round vs. Forfar Athletic (A) 3 - 1
Sep 14th, 1912 14/09/12 Division Two vs. Vale of Leven (H) 1 - 2
Sep 7th, 1912 07/09/12 1st Round vs. Montrose (H) 3 - 0
Aug 31st, 1912 31/08/12 Division Two vs. Arthurlie (H) 3 - 1
Aug 24th, 1912 24/08/12 Division Two vs. Leith Athletic (A) 0 - 2
Aug 17th, 1912 17/08/12 Division Two vs. East Stirling (H) 2 - 3
Apr 8th, 1912 08/04/12 Division Two vs. Cowdenbeath (H) 5 - 2
Feb 24th, 1912 24/02/12 4th Round vs. St Bernard's (A) 0 - 1
Feb 17th, 1912 17/02/12 Division Two vs. Dumbarton (H) 4 - 2
Jan 27th, 1912 27/01/12 2nd Round vs. Dundee W'drs (H) 5 - 1
Jan 20th, 1912 20/01/12 1st Round Replay vs. Forfar Athletic (H) 4 - 1
Jan 13th, 1912 13/01/12 1st Round vs. Forfar Athletic (A) 0 - 0
Jan 6th, 1912 06/01/12 Division Two vs. East Stirling (H) 1 - 0
Jan 2nd, 1912 02/01/12 Division Two vs. Dumbarton (A) 0 - 1
Dec 30th, 1911 30/12/11 Division Two vs. Vale of Leven (H) 0 - 1
Dec 16th, 1911 16/12/11 Division Two vs. Ayr Utd (H) 2 - 2
Dec 9th, 1911 09/12/11 Division Two vs. Leith Athletic (A) 0 - 3
Dec 2nd, 1911 02/12/11 Division Two vs. Vale of Leven (A) 0 - 2
Nov 25th, 1911 25/11/11 Division Two vs. Arthurlie (H) 0 - 0
Nov 18th, 1911 18/11/11 Division Two vs. Cowdenbeath (A) 0 - 2
Nov 11th, 1911 11/11/11 Division Two vs. St Johnstone (H) 1 - 0
Nov 4th, 1911 04/11/11 Division Two vs. St Bernard's (A) 1 - 7
Oct 28th, 1911 28/10/11 Division Two vs. Abercorn (H) 1 - 1
Oct 21st, 1911 21/10/11 Division Two vs. Ayr Utd (A) 0 - 6
Oct 14th, 1911 14/10/11 Division Two vs. St Bernard's (H) 2 - 2
Oct 7th, 1911 07/10/11 Division Two vs. Albion Rovers (H) 0 - 1
Sep 30th, 1911 30/09/11 Division Two vs. Arthurlie (A) 1 - 1
Sep 23rd, 1911 23/09/11 Division Two vs. St Johnstone (A) 0 - 1
Sep 16th, 1911 16/09/11 Division Two vs. Albion Rovers (A) 0 - 1
Sep 2nd, 1911 02/09/11 1st Round vs. Forfar Athletic (H) 1 - 2
Aug 26th, 1911 26/08/11 Division Two vs. Leith Athletic (H) 1 - 0
Aug 19th, 1911 19/08/11 Division Two vs. East Stirling (A) 1 - 3
Apr 1st, 1911 01/04/11 Division Two vs. East Stirling (H) 0 - 0
Mar 18th, 1911 18/03/11 Division Two vs. Port Glasgow (H) 4 - 1
Feb 25th, 1911 25/02/11 3rd Round vs. Cowdenbeath (A) 1 - 3
Feb 11th, 1911 11/02/11 2nd Round vs. Dunfermline (H) 3 - 2
Feb 4th, 1911 04/02/11 1st Round Replay vs. Montrose (H) 6 - 1
Jan 21st, 1911 21/01/11 1st Round vs. Montrose (A) 2 - 2
Dec 3rd, 1910 03/12/10 Division Two vs. Ayr Utd (H) 1 - 1
Sep 10th, 1910 10/09/10 Division Two vs. St Bernard's (A) 3 - 4
Sep 3rd, 1910 03/09/10 1st Round vs. Arbroath (H) 1 - 2
Aug 20th, 1910 20/08/10 Division Two vs. Leith Athletic (H) 2 - 3
Jan 8th, 1910 08/01/10 1st Round vs. Brechin City (H) 1 - 4
Sep 4th, 1909 04/09/09 1st Round vs. Brechin City (A) 1 - 2


Competition History


Comp
LGE 73 1 0 0
SC 2 1 0 0
QUA 18 1 0 0
CON 9 0 0 0
Totals: 102 (0) 3

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


Biography


Tom was the Club's first ever signing. Having played for local side St Joseph's, he was signed by club secretary Pat Reilly on May 28th 1909.

He played in Dundee Hibs' first ever game (a friendly against the Hibs of Edinburgh), their first Scottish League match and their first Scottish Cup tie. Tom was with Dundee Hibs for five years, playing regularly in the Northern League and old Division Two and later became a trainer with the Club until the early 1920s.

Last updated on Friday, April 12th, 2024 by N Harkiss.





Debut

September 4th, 1909
Brechin City 2 - 1 Dundee United

Qualifying Cup (1st Round)


Timeline


  • Date of Birth


    Tom was born on this date in Dundee.


  • Signed For Dundee Hibs


  • First Non-Competitive Appearance (Friendly)

    Dundee United 1 - 1 Hibernian
    Friendly

    The recent renamed Tannadice Park (formerly Clepington Park) played host to the Hibernians of both Dundee and Edinburgh, as the new Dundee Hibs played their first ever game in front of an estimated cr


  • First Team Debut

    Brechin City 2 - 1 Dundee United
    Qualifying Cup (1st Round)


  • First Goal

    Brechin City 2 - 1 Dundee United
    Qualifying Cup (1st Round)


  • League Debut

    Dundee United 2 - 3 Leith Athletic
    League (Division Two)

    Dundee Hibs were anxious to open their Second League programme with a win, and, although they lost to Leith Athletic by 3 goals to 2, the Hibs had no reason to feel ashamed of their performance. The s


  • First League Goal

    Dundee United 2 - 2 St Bernard's
    League (Division Two)


  • 50th Appearance

    Dundee United 0 - 2 Caledonian
    Qualifying Cup (5th Round Replay)


  • Last Goal

    Queen's Park 4 - 2 Dundee United
    Scottish Cup (2nd Round)


  • 50th League Appearance

    Dundee United 2 - 1 Albion Rovers
    League (Division Two)


  • 100th Appearance

    Vale of Leven 1 - 2 Dundee United
    League (Division Two)


  • Last Appearance

    Dundee United 3 - 2 St Johnstone
    League (Division Two)


  • Date of Death


    Tom died on this date in Greenpoint, New York, United States.