Fred Watson Player Profile


  • Full Name: Alfred Watson
  • Born:
  • Position: Goalkeeper
  • Signed: August 23rd, 1948
  • First Manager: Willie MacFadyen
  • Career Totals: 10 appearances


Playing Seasons


ALL League Cups
Season
1948-49 10 10 0 0 0 6 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 23rd, 1948 23/10/48 B Division vs. Arbroath (H) 5 - 5
Sep 25th, 1948 25/09/48 Sectional Tie vs. Hamilton (H) 1 - 2
Sep 18th, 1948 18/09/48 Sectional Tie vs. Stenhousemuir (H) 4 - 2
Sep 15th, 1948 15/09/48 vs. Airdrie (A) 0 - 3
Sep 11th, 1948 11/09/48 Sectional Tie vs. St Johnstone (A) 1 - 1

 Recent First Team Goals
 None

 List of Goals Scored
None

 List of Games Played (click to expand)
Oct 23rd, 1948 23/10/48 B Division vs. Arbroath (H) 5 - 5
Sep 25th, 1948 25/09/48 Sectional Tie vs. Hamilton (H) 1 - 2
Sep 18th, 1948 18/09/48 Sectional Tie vs. Stenhousemuir (H) 4 - 2
Sep 15th, 1948 15/09/48 vs. Airdrie (A) 0 - 3
Sep 11th, 1948 11/09/48 Sectional Tie vs. St Johnstone (A) 1 - 1
Sep 4th, 1948 04/09/48 B Division vs. Kilmarnock (H) 4 - 1
Sep 1st, 1948 01/09/48 B Division vs. Alloa Athletic (A) 3 - 3
Aug 28th, 1948 28/08/48 B Division vs. Airdrie (H) 1 - 3
Aug 21st, 1948 21/08/48 B Division vs. St Johnstone (A) 0 - 3
Aug 18th, 1948 18/08/48 B Division vs. Dunfermline (H) 0 - 1


Competition History


Comp
LGE 6 0 0 0
LC 3 0 0 0
SUPP 1 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


Fred was with Renfrew Juniors when played his first match for United as a trialist. He then signed and retained the keeper’s jersey for the next nine games, but thereafter played more often in the reserve side than in the first team. Fred became surplus to requirements and was released in May 1949.

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





Debut

August 18th, 1948
Dundee United 0 - 1 Dunfermline Athletic

League (B Division)


Timeline


  • Date of Birth


    Fred has an unknown date of birth.


  • First Team Debut

    Dundee United 0 - 1 Dunfermline
    League (B Division)


  • Signed For Dundee United


  • Last Appearance

    Dundee United 5 - 5 Arbroath
    League (B Division)

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