Billy Steele Player Profile

Player Details



Playing History

Season Win % Draw % Loss %
1975-76 8 (9) 3 0 0 35.3% 11.8% 52.9%
Totals: 8 (9) 3


 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
 31/03/76 Premier Division vs. St Johnstone (H) 1 - 1
 31/01/76 Premier Division vs. Celtic (A) 1 - 2
 24/01/76 3rd Round vs. Hamilton (H) 4 - 0
 17/01/76 Premier Division vs. Motherwell (H) 1 - 4
 30/08/75 Premier Division vs. St Johnstone (A) 0 - 1

 Recent First Team Goals
 20/08/75 Sectional Tie vs. Partick Thistle (H) 1 - 2
 13/08/75 Sectional Tie vs. Partick Thistle (A) 1 - 3
 09/08/75 Sectional Tie vs. St Johnstone (H) 2 - 1

 List of Goals Scored (click to expand)
 20/08/75 Sectional Tie vs. Partick Thistle (H)  1 - 2
 13/08/75 Sectional Tie vs. Partick Thistle (A)  1 - 3
 09/08/75 Sectional Tie vs. St Johnstone (H)  2 - 1

 List of Games Played (click to expand)
 31/03/76 Premier Division vs. St Johnstone (H)  1 - 1
 27/03/76 Premier Division vs. Aberdeen (H)  1 - 0
 03/03/76 Premier Division vs. Ayr Utd (H)  5 - 0
 31/01/76 Premier Division vs. Celtic (A)  1 - 2
 24/01/76 3rd Round vs. Hamilton (H)  4 - 0
 17/01/76 Premier Division vs. Motherwell (H)  1 - 4
 10/01/76 Premier Division vs. Aberdeen (A)  3 - 5
 27/12/75 Premier Division vs. Rangers (H)  0 - 0
 29/11/75 Premier Division vs. Celtic (H)  1 - 3
 22/10/75 2nd Round 1st Leg vs. Porto (H)  1 - 2
 18/10/75 Premier Division vs. Dundee (H)  1 - 2
 30/08/75 Premier Division vs. St Johnstone (A)  0 - 1
 27/08/75 Sectional Tie vs. St Johnstone (A)  2 - 1
 20/08/75 Sectional Tie vs. Partick Thistle (H)  1 - 2
 16/08/75 Sectional Tie vs. Kilmarnock (H)  2 - 0
 13/08/75 Sectional Tie vs. Partick Thistle (A)  1 - 3
 09/08/75 Sectional Tie vs. St Johnstone (H)  2 - 1


Biography

Billy was released by Rangers and then joined United. With intense competition for first team places, he spent more than half of 1975-76 in the reserves. In September 1976, he joined Dumbarton for a fee of £5,000.

Debut (as sub)

August 9th, 1975
Dundee United 2 - 1 St Johnstone

League Cup (Sectional Tie)

Full Debut

August 16th, 1975
Dundee United 2 - 0 Kilmarnock

League Cup (Sectional Tie)


Timeline

  • Date of Birth

    Billy was born on this date in Dunfermline.

  • Signed For Dundee United

    Billy was released by Rangers and then joined United. With intense competition for first team places, he spent more than half of 1975-76 in the reserves. In September 1976, he joined Dumbarton for a fee of £5,000.

  • With five teenagers in their side United were all out to impress—and did so after 20 minutes when Paul Sturrock headed them into the lead. Saints' Muir latched on to a slack pass-back five minutes after the break to level things but home sub. Billy Steele netted a late winner to secure the points.

  • With five teenagers in their side United were all out to impress—and did so after 20 minutes when Paul Sturrock headed them into the lead. Saints' Muir latched on to a slack pass-back five minutes after the break to level things but home sub. Billy Steele netted a late winner to secure the points.

  • Just prior to the start of the initial Premier League season the Tannadice Top Ten side had already suffered in the away leg at Firhill at the hands of the First Division men. 3-1 down going into their home advantage. United did little better the second time around when Joe Craig added to the Maryhill club's lead with a first half