Alex Lister Player Profile


  • Full Name: Alexander Lister
  • Born: January 20th, 1924 (Glasgow)
  • Position: Inside Forward
  • Signed: October 17th, 1946
  • First Manager: Willie MacFadyen
  • Career Totals: 30 appearances, 21 goals


Playing Seasons


ALL League Cups
Season
1947-48 8 8 3 0 0 6 2 2 1
1946-47 22 22 18 0 0 17 14 5 4
Totals: 30 (0) 21 23 (0) 16 7 (0) 5

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

 Recent First Team Starts
Feb 14th, 1948 14/02/48 B Division vs. Cowdenbeath (H) 3 - 3
Jan 31st, 1948 31/01/48 B Division vs. Dumbarton (A) 2 - 3
Dec 6th, 1947 06/12/47 B Division vs. St Johnstone (H) 3 - 4
Nov 8th, 1947 08/11/47 B Division vs. Dunfermline (A) 3 - 5
Nov 1st, 1947 01/11/47 B Division vs. Stenhousemuir (H) 4 - 2

 Recent First Team Goals
Dec 6th, 1947 06/12/47 B Division vs. St Johnstone (H) 3 - 4
Nov 8th, 1947 08/11/47 B Division vs. Dunfermline (A) 3 - 5
Aug 16th, 1947 16/08/47 Sectional Tie vs. Leith Athletic (H) 2 - 2
Apr 12th, 1947 12/04/47 B Division vs. Stenhousemuir (H) 2 - 2
Mar 5th, 1947 05/03/47 Quarter Final 2nd Leg vs. Rangers (H) 1 - 1

 List of Goals Scored (click to expand)
Dec 6th, 1947 06/12/47 B Division vs. St Johnstone (H) 3 - 4 (58')
Nov 8th, 1947 08/11/47 B Division vs. Dunfermline (A) 3 - 5 (23')
Aug 16th, 1947 16/08/47 Sectional Tie vs. Leith Athletic (H) 2 - 2 (16')
Apr 12th, 1947 12/04/47 B Division vs. Stenhousemuir (H) 2 - 2 (72') p
Mar 5th, 1947 05/03/47 Quarter Final 2nd Leg vs. Rangers (H) 1 - 1 (-)
Mar 1st, 1947 01/03/47 Quarter Final 1st Leg vs. Rangers (A) 1 - 2 (50')
Jan 18th, 1947 18/01/47 B Division vs. Arbroath (A) 4 - 5 (22')
Jan 18th, 1947 18/01/47 B Division vs. Arbroath (A) 4 - 5 (40')
Jan 11th, 1947 11/01/47 B Division vs. Alloa Athletic (H) 6 - 2 (18')
Jan 11th, 1947 11/01/47 B Division vs. Alloa Athletic (H) 6 - 2 (73')
Jan 4th, 1947 04/01/47 B Division vs. Dumbarton (A) 2 - 0 (2')
Jan 2nd, 1947 02/01/47 B Division vs. St Johnstone (H) 2 - 4 (38')
Dec 28th, 1946 28/12/46 B Division vs. Ayr Utd (H) 5 - 1 (9')
Dec 28th, 1946 28/12/46 B Division vs. Ayr Utd (H) 5 - 1 (74')
Dec 14th, 1946 14/12/46 B Division vs. Cowdenbeath (H) 3 - 2 (80')
Dec 7th, 1946 07/12/46 B Division vs. Arbroath (H) 1 - 3 (23')
Nov 30th, 1946 30/11/46 B Division vs. Stenhousemuir (A) 2 - 3 (48')
Nov 16th, 1946 16/11/46 B Division vs. Dumbarton (H) 2 - 1 (78')
Nov 2nd, 1946 02/11/46 B Division vs. Airdrie (H) 1 - 2 (1')
Oct 26th, 1946 26/10/46 Sectional Tie vs. Arbroath (H) 3 - 2 (49')
Oct 19th, 1946 19/10/46 Sectional Tie vs. Dumbarton (H) 2 - 1 (42')

 List of Games Played (click to expand)
Feb 14th, 1948 14/02/48 B Division vs. Cowdenbeath (H) 3 - 3
Jan 31st, 1948 31/01/48 B Division vs. Dumbarton (A) 2 - 3
Dec 6th, 1947 06/12/47 B Division vs. St Johnstone (H) 3 - 4
Nov 8th, 1947 08/11/47 B Division vs. Dunfermline (A) 3 - 5
Nov 1st, 1947 01/11/47 B Division vs. Stenhousemuir (H) 4 - 2
Aug 16th, 1947 16/08/47 Sectional Tie vs. Leith Athletic (H) 2 - 2
Aug 13th, 1947 13/08/47 B Division vs. Alloa Athletic (H) 5 - 3
Aug 9th, 1947 09/08/47 Sectional Tie vs. Albion Rovers (A) 0 - 3
Apr 19th, 1947 19/04/47 B Division vs. Airdrie (A) 0 - 5
Apr 12th, 1947 12/04/47 B Division vs. Stenhousemuir (H) 2 - 2
Mar 29th, 1947 29/03/47 B Division vs. Cowdenbeath (A) 1 - 1
Mar 5th, 1947 05/03/47 Quarter Final 2nd Leg vs. Rangers (H) 1 - 1
Mar 1st, 1947 01/03/47 Quarter Final 1st Leg vs. Rangers (A) 1 - 2
Jan 25th, 1947 25/01/47 1st Round vs. Queen's Park (A) 0 - 3
Jan 18th, 1947 18/01/47 B Division vs. Arbroath (A) 4 - 5
Jan 11th, 1947 11/01/47 B Division vs. Alloa Athletic (H) 6 - 2
Jan 4th, 1947 04/01/47 B Division vs. Dumbarton (A) 2 - 0
Jan 2nd, 1947 02/01/47 B Division vs. St Johnstone (H) 2 - 4
Jan 1st, 1947 01/01/47 B Division vs. Dundee (A) 0 - 2
Dec 28th, 1946 28/12/46 B Division vs. Ayr Utd (H) 5 - 1
Dec 21st, 1946 21/12/46 B Division vs. Dunfermline (A) 3 - 4
Dec 14th, 1946 14/12/46 B Division vs. Cowdenbeath (H) 3 - 2
Dec 7th, 1946 07/12/46 B Division vs. Arbroath (H) 1 - 3
Nov 30th, 1946 30/11/46 B Division vs. Stenhousemuir (A) 2 - 3
Nov 23rd, 1946 23/11/46 B Division vs. East Fife (H) 2 - 1
Nov 16th, 1946 16/11/46 B Division vs. Dumbarton (H) 2 - 1
Nov 9th, 1946 09/11/46 B Division vs. Alloa Athletic (A) 1 - 4
Nov 2nd, 1946 02/11/46 B Division vs. Airdrie (H) 1 - 2
Oct 26th, 1946 26/10/46 Sectional Tie vs. Arbroath (H) 3 - 2
Oct 19th, 1946 19/10/46 Sectional Tie vs. Dumbarton (H) 2 - 1


Competition History


Comp
LGE 23 16 0 0
SC 1 0 0 0
LC 6 5 0 0
Totals: 30 (0) 21

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


Biography


Alex had been with Third Lanark and began his United career with trials in the reserves before signing. He became a regular in the first eleven and in his first season, he was top scorer. In the next two campaigns he played mainly in the reserves. Released in May 1949,he moved to Northern Ireland to join Glentoran.

Last updated on Tuesday, September 11th, 2012 by S Gracie.





Debut

October 19th, 1946
Dundee United 2 - 1 Dumbarton

League Cup (Sectional Tie)


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