Tom McGairy Player Profile




Playing Seasons


ALL League Cups
Season
1955-56 13 13 2 0 0 8 2 5 0
1954-55 20 20 11 0 0 20 11 - -
Totals: 33 (0) 13 28 (0) 13 5 (0) 0

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

 Recent First Team Starts
Jan 2nd, 1956 02/01/56 B Division vs. St Johnstone (A) 0 - 2
Dec 31st, 1955 31/12/55 B Division vs. Dumbarton (A) 0 - 2
Dec 17th, 1955 17/12/55 B Division vs. Berwick (A) 2 - 3
Dec 10th, 1955 10/12/55 B Division vs. Morton (H) 4 - 2
Dec 3rd, 1955 03/12/55 B Division vs. Albion Rovers (A) 1 - 1

 Recent First Team Goals
Sep 17th, 1955 17/09/55 B Division vs. East Stirling (A) 5 - 5
Apr 23rd, 1955 23/04/55 B Division vs. Cowdenbeath (A) 1 - 3
Apr 16th, 1955 16/04/55 B Division vs. Arbroath (H) 6 - 1
Apr 2nd, 1955 02/04/55 B Division vs. Morton (H) 5 - 0
Mar 26th, 1955 26/03/55 B Division vs. Hamilton (H) 1 - 2

 List of Goals Scored (click to expand)
Sep 17th, 1955 17/09/55 B Division vs. East Stirling (A) 5 - 5 (-)
Sep 17th, 1955 17/09/55 B Division vs. East Stirling (A) 5 - 5 (-)
Apr 23rd, 1955 23/04/55 B Division vs. Cowdenbeath (A) 1 - 3 (-)
Apr 16th, 1955 16/04/55 B Division vs. Arbroath (H) 6 - 1 (-)
Apr 2nd, 1955 02/04/55 B Division vs. Morton (H) 5 - 0 (-)
Mar 26th, 1955 26/03/55 B Division vs. Hamilton (H) 1 - 2 (-)
Mar 5th, 1955 05/03/55 B Division vs. Dunfermline (H) 1 - 4 (33')
Jan 22nd, 1955 22/01/55 B Division vs. Ayr Utd (H) 3 - 0 (-)
Jan 8th, 1955 08/01/55 B Division vs. Airdrie (H) 3 - 4 (-)
Dec 25th, 1954 25/12/54 B Division vs. Stenhousemuir (A) 4 - 3 (-)
Dec 25th, 1954 25/12/54 B Division vs. Stenhousemuir (A) 4 - 3 (-)
Dec 25th, 1954 25/12/54 B Division vs. Stenhousemuir (A) 4 - 3 (-)
Dec 18th, 1954 18/12/54 B Division vs. Forfar Athletic (H) 3 - 4 (-)

 List of Games Played (click to expand)
Jan 2nd, 1956 02/01/56 B Division vs. St Johnstone (A) 0 - 2
Dec 31st, 1955 31/12/55 B Division vs. Dumbarton (A) 0 - 2
Dec 17th, 1955 17/12/55 B Division vs. Berwick (A) 2 - 3
Dec 10th, 1955 10/12/55 B Division vs. Morton (H) 4 - 2
Dec 3rd, 1955 03/12/55 B Division vs. Albion Rovers (A) 1 - 1
Sep 24th, 1955 24/09/55 B Division vs. St Johnstone (H) 1 - 1
Sep 17th, 1955 17/09/55 B Division vs. East Stirling (A) 5 - 5
Sep 10th, 1955 10/09/55 B Division vs. Queen's Park (H) 2 - 2
Aug 31st, 1955 31/08/55 Sectional Tie vs. Motherwell (H) 0 - 3
Aug 27th, 1955 27/08/55 Sectional Tie vs. Albion Rovers (A) 3 - 3
Aug 20th, 1955 20/08/55 Sectional Tie vs. Forfar Athletic (A) 5 - 2
Aug 17th, 1955 17/08/55 Sectional Tie vs. Motherwell (A) 1 - 7
Aug 13th, 1955 13/08/55 Sectional Tie vs. Albion Rovers (H) 1 - 3
May 2nd, 1955 02/05/55 B Division vs. Albion Rovers (A) 2 - 3
Apr 23rd, 1955 23/04/55 B Division vs. Cowdenbeath (A) 1 - 3
Apr 16th, 1955 16/04/55 B Division vs. Arbroath (H) 6 - 1
Apr 9th, 1955 09/04/55 B Division vs. Forfar Athletic (A) 4 - 1
Apr 2nd, 1955 02/04/55 B Division vs. Morton (H) 5 - 0
Mar 26th, 1955 26/03/55 B Division vs. Hamilton (H) 1 - 2
Mar 19th, 1955 19/03/55 B Division vs. Alloa Athletic (A) 0 - 0
Mar 12th, 1955 12/03/55 B Division vs. Queen's Park (A) 1 - 1
Mar 5th, 1955 05/03/55 B Division vs. Dunfermline (H) 1 - 4
Feb 12th, 1955 12/02/55 B Division vs. Cowdenbeath (H) 0 - 0
Feb 5th, 1955 05/02/55 B Division vs. Brechin City (A) 3 - 2
Jan 29th, 1955 29/01/55 B Division vs. Arbroath (A) 1 - 3
Jan 22nd, 1955 22/01/55 B Division vs. Ayr Utd (H) 3 - 0
Jan 8th, 1955 08/01/55 B Division vs. Airdrie (H) 3 - 4
Jan 3rd, 1955 03/01/55 B Division vs. Third Lanark (A) 0 - 2
Jan 1st, 1955 01/01/55 B Division vs. St Johnstone (H) 1 - 5
Dec 25th, 1954 25/12/54 B Division vs. Stenhousemuir (A) 4 - 3
Dec 18th, 1954 18/12/54 B Division vs. Forfar Athletic (H) 3 - 4
Dec 11th, 1954 11/12/54 B Division vs. Morton (A) 0 - 5
Dec 4th, 1954 04/12/54 B Division vs. Hamilton (A) 1 - 1


Competition History


Comp
LGE 28 13 0 0
LC 5 0 0 0
Totals: 33 (0) 13

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


Biography


Tom had played with Dunfermline Athletic, Hamilton Academical, Alloa Athletic, Dumbarton and Walsall before signing for United. He was an ever present in the line up for the rest of the season, and became top scorer. In the following campaign, he played less frequently and was offered a free transfer in January 1956. There were no offers and he was released three months later.

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





Debut

December 4th, 1954
Hamilton Academical 1 - 1 Dundee United

League (B Division)


Timeline


  • Date of Birth


    Tom was born on this date in Glasgow.


  • Signed For Dundee United


  • First Team Debut

    Hamilton 1 - 1 Dundee United
    League (B Division)

    Even after breaking a long losing sequence with a 5-4 win over Alloa, only the most optimistic of United's fans would have been prepared for this result. Whilst we were hoping that we would give a goo


  • First Goal

    Dundee United 3 - 4 Forfar Athletic
    League (B Division)

    A quite remarkable encounter as United slumped to another defeat in a troubled season. Yet it is doubtful if any United supporter envisaged defeat when the half-time whistle blew with United three goa


  • Last Goal

    East Stirling 5 - 5 Dundee United
    League (B Division)

    It was a freakish game at Firs Park, where Dundee United kept their unbeaten record in the league, and chalked up their fourth league draw. The pitch was bumpy, sodden and dotted with pools. With heav


  • Last Appearance