Bob Sherry Player Profile

Player Details

  • Full Name: Robert Walker Cox Sherry
  • Born: June 11th, 1922 (Calton, Glasgow)
  • Position: Centre Half
  • Signed: June 23rd, 1949
  • First Manager: Willie MacFadyen
  • Career Totals: 10 appearances
  • Also Played For: Kilmarnock, Queen's Park


Playing History

Season Win % Draw % Loss %
1950-51 1 0 0 0 0.0% 0.0% 100.0%
1949-50 9 0 0 0 55.6% 11.1% 33.3%
Totals: 10 (0) 0


 Apps = First Team Appearances (Sub Appearances) | Gls = Goals
 Cln = Clean Sheets | CtGR = Clean Sheets 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
 28/10/50 B Division vs. Cowdenbeath (A) 0 - 6
 18/02/50 B Division vs. Forfar Athletic (A) 3 - 0
 21/01/50 B Division vs. Arbroath (H) 3 - 4
 14/01/50 B Division vs. Dunfermline (H) 1 - 1
 07/01/50 B Division vs. Dumbarton (A) 0 - 3

 Recent First Team Goals
 None

 List of Goals Scored
None

 List of Games Played (click to expand)
 28/10/50 B Division vs. Cowdenbeath (A)  0 - 6
 18/02/50 B Division vs. Forfar Athletic (A)  3 - 0
 21/01/50 B Division vs. Arbroath (H)  3 - 4
 14/01/50 B Division vs. Dunfermline (H)  1 - 1
 07/01/50 B Division vs. Dumbarton (A)  0 - 3
 03/01/50 B Division vs. Kilmarnock (H)  3 - 0
 31/08/49 Sectional Tie vs. Dumbarton (A)  1 - 3
 27/08/49 Sectional Tie vs. Airdrie (H)  6 - 0
 20/08/49 Sectional Tie vs. Arbroath (A)  4 - 2
 17/08/49 Sectional Tie vs. Dumbarton (H)  5 - 1


Biography

Originally playing for Glasgow Eastwood F.Ps, Bob had been with Queen’s Park and Kilmarnock before he signed for United. He played mainly in the reserves for two seasons at Tannadice and was released in May 1951. He later became Provost of Hamilton District Council in the 1970s.

Debut

August 17th, 1949
Dumbarton 1 - 5 Dundee United

League Cup (Sectional Tie)


Timeline

  • Date of Birth

    Bob was born on this date in Calton, Glasgow.

  • Signed For Dundee United

    Originally playing for Glasgow Eastwood F.Ps, Bob had been with Queen’s Park and Kilmarnock before he signed for United. He played mainly in the reserves for two seasons at Tannadice and was released in May 1951. He later became Provost of Hamilton District Council in the 1970s.

  • United sent their supporters home happy last night with a resounding win over Dumbarton in the League Cup. As it was, United were four up after half an hour. Peter McKay opened the scoring following good play from George Cruickshank and the latter scored United's second on 20 minutes. Four minutes later, Peter McKay netted his brace before Andy Dunsmore made it 4-0 with just half an hour gone.