Dave Sturrock Player Profile


  • Full Name: David Sturrock
  • Born: February 22nd, 1938 (Dundee)
  • Position: Forward
  • Signed: July 18th, 1955
  • First Manager: Reggie Smith
  • Career Totals: 110 appearances, 26 goals
  • Also Played For: Accrington Stanley


Playing Seasons


ALL League Cups
Season
1959-60 10 10 0 0 0 8 0 2 0
1958-59 30 30 9 0 0 23 6 7 3
1957-58 25 25 10 0 0 17 8 8 2
1956-57 36 36 5 0 0 26 4 10 1
1955-56 9 9 2 0 0 9 2 - -
Totals: 110 (0) 26 83 (0) 20 27 (0) 6

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

 Recent First Team Starts
Nov 14th, 1959 14/11/59 Division Two vs. Montrose (H) 1 - 2
Nov 7th, 1959 07/11/59 Division Two vs. Cowdenbeath (A) 2 - 1
Oct 31st, 1959 31/10/59 Division Two vs. Hamilton (A) 0 - 2
Oct 24th, 1959 24/10/59 Division Two vs. Albion Rovers (H) 0 - 0
Oct 17th, 1959 17/10/59 Division Two vs. Morton (A) 1 - 1

 Recent First Team Goals
Apr 18th, 1959 18/04/59 Division Two vs. Morton (H) 4 - 1
Feb 11th, 1959 11/02/59 1st Round 2nd Replay vs. East Stirling (N) 4 - 0
Feb 9th, 1959 09/02/59 1st Round vs. East Stirling (A) 1 - 1
Jan 1st, 1959 01/01/59 Division Two vs. St Johnstone (H) 2 - 3
Dec 13th, 1958 13/12/58 Division Two vs. Albion Rovers (H) 3 - 4

 List of Goals Scored (click to expand)
Apr 18th, 1959 18/04/59 Division Two vs. Morton (H) 4 - 1 (-)
Feb 11th, 1959 11/02/59 1st Round 2nd Replay vs. East Stirling (N) 4 - 0 (32')
Feb 9th, 1959 09/02/59 1st Round vs. East Stirling (A) 1 - 1 (-)
Jan 1st, 1959 01/01/59 Division Two vs. St Johnstone (H) 2 - 3 (-)
Dec 13th, 1958 13/12/58 Division Two vs. Albion Rovers (H) 3 - 4 (-)
Nov 15th, 1958 15/11/58 Division Two vs. Cowdenbeath (H) 2 - 0 (-)
Sep 6th, 1958 06/09/58 Division Two vs. St Johnstone (A) 4 - 3 (64')
Aug 23rd, 1958 23/08/58 Sectional Tie vs. St Johnstone (H) 5 - 3 (-)
Aug 20th, 1958 20/08/58 Division Two vs. East Stirling (H) 2 - 5 (-)
May 3rd, 1958 03/05/58 Division Two vs. Berwick (H) 7 - 0 (-)
May 3rd, 1958 03/05/58 Division Two vs. Berwick (H) 7 - 0 (-)
Dec 21st, 1957 21/12/57 Division Two vs. Montrose (A) 2 - 3 (-)
Nov 9th, 1957 09/11/57 Division Two vs. Forfar Athletic (H) 5 - 2 (36')
Oct 5th, 1957 05/10/57 Division Two vs. Stenhousemuir (H) 1 - 2 (-) p
Sep 21st, 1957 21/09/57 Division Two vs. St Johnstone (H) 2 - 1 (7')
Sep 18th, 1957 18/09/57 Division Two vs. Arbroath (H) 5 - 5 (-)
Sep 18th, 1957 18/09/57 Division Two vs. Arbroath (H) 5 - 5 (-) p
Aug 31st, 1957 31/08/57 Sectional Tie vs. Stranraer (H) 3 - 0 (5')
Aug 14th, 1957 14/08/57 Sectional Tie vs. Dumbarton (A) 4 - 2 (-)
Mar 23rd, 1957 23/03/57 Division Two vs. Montrose (H) 2 - 2 (-)
Jan 1st, 1957 01/01/57 Division Two vs. St Johnstone (H) 1 - 2 (-)
Dec 25th, 1956 25/12/56 Division Two vs. Berwick (A) 6 - 0 (-)
Dec 15th, 1956 15/12/56 Division Two vs. Cowdenbeath (A) 2 - 6 (-)
Sep 12th, 1956 12/09/56 Quarter Final 1st Leg vs. Dundee (A) 3 - 7 (-)
Apr 21st, 1956 21/04/56 B Division vs. Berwick (H) 8 - 1 (-)
Mar 17th, 1956 17/03/56 B Division vs. Montrose (H) 6 - 3 (-)

 List of Games Played (click to expand)
Nov 14th, 1959 14/11/59 Division Two vs. Montrose (H) 1 - 2
Nov 7th, 1959 07/11/59 Division Two vs. Cowdenbeath (A) 2 - 1
Oct 31st, 1959 31/10/59 Division Two vs. Hamilton (A) 0 - 2
Oct 24th, 1959 24/10/59 Division Two vs. Albion Rovers (H) 0 - 0
Oct 17th, 1959 17/10/59 Division Two vs. Morton (A) 1 - 1
Oct 10th, 1959 10/10/59 Division Two vs. East Stirling (A) 0 - 1
Sep 5th, 1959 05/09/59 Division Two vs. St Johnstone (H) 0 - 1
Aug 19th, 1959 19/08/59 Division Two vs. East Fife (A) 3 - 1
Aug 15th, 1959 15/08/59 Sectional Tie vs. Stranraer (H) 2 - 0
Aug 12th, 1959 12/08/59 Sectional Tie vs. Montrose (A) 1 - 1
Apr 25th, 1959 25/04/59 Division Two vs. Brechin City (H) 1 - 2
Apr 22nd, 1959 22/04/59 Division Two vs. Alloa Athletic (H) 1 - 1
Apr 18th, 1959 18/04/59 Division Two vs. Morton (H) 4 - 1
Apr 11th, 1959 11/04/59 Division Two vs. Albion Rovers (A) 1 - 3
Apr 4th, 1959 04/04/59 Division Two vs. Stranraer (H) 1 - 0
Mar 28th, 1959 28/03/59 Division Two vs. Arbroath (A) 0 - 2
Mar 21st, 1959 21/03/59 Division Two vs. Montrose (H) 3 - 0
Mar 14th, 1959 14/03/59 Division Two vs. Cowdenbeath (A) 0 - 6
Mar 7th, 1959 07/03/59 Division Two vs. Ayr Utd (H) 2 - 3
Feb 21st, 1959 21/02/59 Division Two vs. Berwick (A) 2 - 8
Feb 14th, 1959 14/02/59 2nd Round vs. Third Lanark (H) 0 - 4
Feb 11th, 1959 11/02/59 1st Round 2nd Replay vs. East Stirling (N) 4 - 0
Feb 10th, 1959 10/02/59 1st Round Replay vs. East Stirling (H) 0 - 0
Feb 9th, 1959 09/02/59 1st Round vs. East Stirling (A) 1 - 1
Feb 7th, 1959 07/02/59 Division Two vs. Queen's Park (H) 1 - 1
Jan 24th, 1959 24/01/59 Division Two vs. East Fife (H) 1 - 1
Jan 3rd, 1959 03/01/59 Division Two vs. Hamilton (A) 0 - 1
Jan 1st, 1959 01/01/59 Division Two vs. St Johnstone (H) 2 - 3
Dec 27th, 1958 27/12/58 Division Two vs. East Stirling (A) 1 - 1
Dec 13th, 1958 13/12/58 Division Two vs. Albion Rovers (H) 3 - 4
Dec 6th, 1958 06/12/58 Division Two vs. Stranraer (A) 1 - 4
Nov 29th, 1958 29/11/58 Division Two vs. Arbroath (H) 2 - 3
Nov 22nd, 1958 22/11/58 Division Two vs. Montrose (A) 1 - 1
Nov 15th, 1958 15/11/58 Division Two vs. Cowdenbeath (H) 2 - 0
Sep 10th, 1958 10/09/58 Division Two vs. Brechin City (A) 0 - 1
Sep 6th, 1958 06/09/58 Division Two vs. St Johnstone (A) 4 - 3
Aug 30th, 1958 30/08/58 Sectional Tie vs. Morton (A) 1 - 6
Aug 27th, 1958 27/08/58 Sectional Tie vs. Cowdenbeath (A) 1 - 6
Aug 23rd, 1958 23/08/58 Sectional Tie vs. St Johnstone (H) 5 - 3
Aug 20th, 1958 20/08/58 Division Two vs. East Stirling (H) 2 - 5
May 3rd, 1958 03/05/58 Division Two vs. Berwick (H) 7 - 0
Apr 28th, 1958 28/04/58 Division Two vs. Brechin City (H) 1 - 2
Apr 26th, 1958 26/04/58 Division Two vs. Stranraer (A) 4 - 1
Apr 12th, 1958 12/04/58 Division Two vs. Montrose (H) 2 - 1
Mar 1st, 1958 01/03/58 Division Two vs. Forfar Athletic (A) 1 - 1
Feb 22nd, 1958 22/02/58 Division Two vs. Dunfermline (H) 3 - 3
Feb 19th, 1958 19/02/58 2nd Round Replay vs. Hibernian (A) 0 - 2
Feb 15th, 1958 15/02/58 2nd Round vs. Hibernian (H) 0 - 0
Dec 21st, 1957 21/12/57 Division Two vs. Montrose (A) 2 - 3
Nov 16th, 1957 16/11/57 Division Two vs. Berwick (A) 2 - 1
Nov 9th, 1957 09/11/57 Division Two vs. Forfar Athletic (H) 5 - 2
Oct 12th, 1957 12/10/57 Division Two vs. Brechin City (A) 1 - 1
Oct 5th, 1957 05/10/57 Division Two vs. Stenhousemuir (H) 1 - 2
Sep 28th, 1957 28/09/57 Division Two vs. Dumbarton (A) 0 - 2
Sep 21st, 1957 21/09/57 Division Two vs. St Johnstone (H) 2 - 1
Sep 18th, 1957 18/09/57 Division Two vs. Arbroath (H) 5 - 5
Sep 14th, 1957 14/09/57 Division Two vs. East Stirling (A) 0 - 2
Sep 11th, 1957 11/09/57 Division Two vs. Cowdenbeath (A) 1 - 1
Sep 7th, 1957 07/09/57 Division Two vs. Ayr Utd (H) 3 - 4
Aug 31st, 1957 31/08/57 Sectional Tie vs. Stranraer (H) 3 - 0
Aug 28th, 1957 28/08/57 Sectional Tie vs. Dumbarton (H) 0 - 3
Aug 24th, 1957 24/08/57 Sectional Tie vs. Clyde (A) 1 - 8
Aug 17th, 1957 17/08/57 Sectional Tie vs. Stranraer (A) 4 - 2
Aug 14th, 1957 14/08/57 Sectional Tie vs. Dumbarton (A) 4 - 2
Aug 10th, 1957 10/08/57 Sectional Tie vs. Clyde (H) 1 - 4
Apr 30th, 1957 30/04/57 Division Two vs. East Stirling (A) 2 - 3
Apr 8th, 1957 08/04/57 Division Two vs. Arbroath (A) 2 - 2
Mar 30th, 1957 30/03/57 Division Two vs. Albion Rovers (A) 1 - 5
Mar 23rd, 1957 23/03/57 Division Two vs. Montrose (H) 2 - 2
Mar 16th, 1957 16/03/57 Division Two vs. Forfar Athletic (A) 1 - 3
Mar 9th, 1957 09/03/57 Division Two vs. Clyde (A) 1 - 7
Mar 2nd, 1957 02/03/57 Division Two vs. Morton (H) 0 - 7
Feb 16th, 1957 16/02/57 6th Round vs. Raith Rovers (A) 0 - 7
Feb 9th, 1957 09/02/57 Division Two vs. Stirling Albion (H) 2 - 0
Feb 6th, 1957 06/02/57 5th Round Replay vs. Stenhousemuir (H) 4 - 0
Feb 2nd, 1957 02/02/57 5th Round vs. Stenhousemuir (H) 1 - 1
Jan 12th, 1957 12/01/57 Division Two vs. Stranraer (A) 0 - 1
Jan 5th, 1957 05/01/57 Division Two vs. Arbroath (H) 1 - 0
Jan 2nd, 1957 02/01/57 Division Two vs. Brechin City (A) 0 - 0
Jan 1st, 1957 01/01/57 Division Two vs. St Johnstone (H) 1 - 2
Dec 25th, 1956 25/12/56 Division Two vs. Berwick (A) 6 - 0
Dec 22nd, 1956 22/12/56 Division Two vs. East Stirling (H) 3 - 1
Dec 15th, 1956 15/12/56 Division Two vs. Cowdenbeath (A) 2 - 6
Dec 1st, 1956 01/12/56 Division Two vs. Albion Rovers (H) 7 - 0
Nov 24th, 1956 24/11/56 Division Two vs. Montrose (A) 2 - 2
Nov 17th, 1956 17/11/56 Division Two vs. Forfar Athletic (H) 2 - 1
Nov 10th, 1956 10/11/56 Division Two vs. Clyde (H) 2 - 4
Oct 27th, 1956 27/10/56 Division Two vs. Third Lanark (H) 0 - 1
Oct 20th, 1956 20/10/56 4th Round vs. Third Lanark (H) 5 - 2
Oct 13th, 1956 13/10/56 Division Two vs. Hamilton (H) 2 - 1
Oct 6th, 1956 06/10/56 Division Two vs. Stenhousemuir (A) 1 - 3
Oct 2nd, 1956 02/10/56 Division Two vs. Berwick (H) 6 - 1
Sep 22nd, 1956 22/09/56 Division Two vs. St Johnstone (A) 2 - 3
Sep 19th, 1956 19/09/56 Division Two vs. Alloa Athletic (H) 4 - 3
Sep 15th, 1956 15/09/56 Quarter Final 2nd Leg vs. Dundee (H) 2 - 1
Sep 12th, 1956 12/09/56 Quarter Final 1st Leg vs. Dundee (A) 3 - 7
Sep 3rd, 1956 03/09/56 Play-Off 1st Leg vs. Arbroath (A) 0 - 2
Aug 29th, 1956 29/08/56 Sectional Tie vs. Stenhousemuir (H) 3 - 4
Aug 25th, 1956 25/08/56 Sectional Tie vs. Ayr Utd (A) 1 - 1
Aug 22nd, 1956 22/08/56 Division Two vs. Alloa Athletic (A) 2 - 2
Aug 18th, 1956 18/08/56 Sectional Tie vs. Third Lanark (A) 2 - 1
Apr 25th, 1956 25/04/56 B Division vs. Dumbarton (H) 1 - 1
Apr 21st, 1956 21/04/56 B Division vs. Berwick (H) 8 - 1
Apr 18th, 1956 18/04/56 B Division vs. Morton (A) 2 - 3
Apr 7th, 1956 07/04/56 B Division vs. Albion Rovers (H) 2 - 0
Mar 31st, 1956 31/03/56 B Division vs. Stranraer (H) 2 - 2
Mar 24th, 1956 24/03/56 B Division vs. Ayr Utd (A) 0 - 1
Mar 17th, 1956 17/03/56 B Division vs. Montrose (H) 6 - 3
Mar 3rd, 1956 03/03/56 B Division vs. Stenhousemuir (H) 1 - 0
Jan 14th, 1956 14/01/56 B Division vs. Queen's Park (A) 0 - 0


Competition History


Comp
LGE 83 20 0 0
SC 10 2 0 0
LC 17 4 0 0
Totals: 110 (0) 26

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


Biography


Dave signed from St Mary’s Youth Club. After a good run in the reserves, he became a regular in the first team for three seasons. He was called up for national service in August 1959 and released in April 1960, quickly signing for Accrington Stanley.

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





Debut

January 14th, 1956
Queen's Park 0 - 0 Dundee United

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