Bob Sherry Player Profile


  • 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 Seasons


ALL League Cups
Season
1950-51 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 - -
1949-50 9 9 0 0 0 5 0 4 0
Totals: 10 (0) 0 6 (0) 0 4 (0) 0

ALL = Combined first team appearances
League/Cups = First team starts (sub appearances)
Cln = Clean Sheets | CtGR = Clean Sheets to Games Ratio

 Recent First Team Starts
Oct 28th, 1950 28/10/50 B Division vs. Cowdenbeath (A) 0 - 6
Feb 18th, 1950 18/02/50 B Division vs. Forfar Athletic (A) 3 - 0
Jan 21st, 1950 21/01/50 B Division vs. Arbroath (H) 3 - 4
Jan 14th, 1950 14/01/50 B Division vs. Dunfermline (H) 1 - 1
Jan 7th, 1950 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)
Oct 28th, 1950 28/10/50 B Division vs. Cowdenbeath (A) 0 - 6
Feb 18th, 1950 18/02/50 B Division vs. Forfar Athletic (A) 3 - 0
Jan 21st, 1950 21/01/50 B Division vs. Arbroath (H) 3 - 4
Jan 14th, 1950 14/01/50 B Division vs. Dunfermline (H) 1 - 1
Jan 7th, 1950 07/01/50 B Division vs. Dumbarton (A) 0 - 3
Jan 3rd, 1950 03/01/50 B Division vs. Kilmarnock (H) 3 - 0
Aug 31st, 1949 31/08/49 Sectional Tie vs. Dumbarton (A) 1 - 3
Aug 27th, 1949 27/08/49 Sectional Tie vs. Airdrie (H) 6 - 0
Aug 20th, 1949 20/08/49 Sectional Tie vs. Arbroath (A) 4 - 2
Aug 17th, 1949 17/08/49 Sectional Tie vs. Dumbarton (H) 5 - 1


Competition History


Comp
LGE 6 0 0 0
LC 4 0 0 0
Totals: 10 (0) 0

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


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.

Last updated on Thursday, April 14th, 2016 by J Myles.





Debut

August 17th, 1949
Dundee United 5 - 1 Dumbarton

League Cup (Sectional Tie)


Timeline


  • Date of Birth


    Bob was born on this date in Calton, Glasgow.


  • Signed For Dundee United


  • First Team Debut

    Dundee United 5 - 1 Dumbarton
    League Cup (Sectional Tie)

    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 McKa


  • League Debut

    Dundee United 3 - 0 Kilmarnock
    League (B Division)


  • Last Appearance

    Cowdenbeath 6 - 0 Dundee United
    League (B Division)


  • Left the Club