Brian Rankin Player Profile

Player Details



Playing History


Season Win % Draw % Loss %
1974-75 3 0 0 0 33.3% 33.3% 33.3%
1973-74 4 (1) 1 1 0 60.0% 20.0% 20.0%
1972-73 - - - - - - -
Totals: 7 (1) 1


 Apps = First Team Appearances (Sub Appearances) | Gls = Goals
 GtGR = Goals 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
 17/08/74 Sectional Tie vs. Celtic (A) 0 - 1
 14/08/74 Sectional Tie vs. Motherwell (A) 0 - 0
 10/08/74 Sectional Tie vs. Ayr Utd (H) 3 - 1
 24/02/74 Division One vs. Rangers (A) 1 - 3
 17/02/74 4th Round vs. Morton (H) 1 - 0

 Recent First Team Goals
 17/02/74 4th Round vs. Morton (H) 1 - 0

 List of Goals Scored (click to expand)
 17/02/74 4th Round vs. Morton (H)  1 - 0

 List of Games Played (click to expand)
 17/08/74 Sectional Tie vs. Celtic (A)  0 - 1
 14/08/74 Sectional Tie vs. Motherwell (A)  0 - 0
 10/08/74 Sectional Tie vs. Ayr Utd (H)  3 - 1
 10/03/74 5th Round vs. Dunfermline (A)  1 - 1
 24/02/74 Division One vs. Rangers (A)  1 - 3
 17/02/74 4th Round vs. Morton (H)  1 - 0
 02/02/74 Division One vs. Clyde (A)  2 - 1
 26/01/74 3rd Round vs. Airdrie (H)  4 - 1


Biography


Brian was a nephew of former Tannadice favourite Dennis Gillespie, and signed for United from Vale of Clyde. He then spent three years in the reserves and but was unable to command a first team slot and in November 1974, he left to join Hamilton Academical.





Debut

January 26th, 1974
Dundee United 4 - 1 Airdrieonians

Scottish Cup (3rd Round)


Timeline


  • Date of Birth


    Brian was born on this date


  • Signed For Dundee United


  • First Non-Competitive Appearance (Friendly)

  • First Team Debut

    Dundee United 4 - 1 Airdrie
    Scottish Cup (3rd Round)


  • League Debut

    Clyde 1 - 2 Dundee United
    League (Division One)


  • First Goal

    Dundee United 1 - 0 Morton
    Scottish Cup (4th Round)

    The restrictions of the three day week brought Sunday football to Tannadice for the first time as the sides disputed the right to appear in the quarterfinals. Conditions were well nigh perfect but, un


  • Last Appearance

    Celtic 1 - 0 Dundee United
    League Cup (Sectional Tie)