John Ross Player Profile


  • Position: Right Winger
  • Signed: June 3rd, 1939
  • First Manager: Sam Irving
  • Career Totals: 48 appearances, 14 goals


Playing Seasons


ALL League Cups
Season
1946-47 9 9 4 0 0 7 1 2 3
1945-46 16 16 3 0 0 4 3 12 0
1942-43 1 1 0 0 0 - - 1 0
1941-42 22 22 7 0 0 - - 22 7
1939-40 - - - - - - - - -
Totals: 48 (0) 14 11 (0) 4 37 (0) 10

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

 Recent First Team Starts
Jan 4th, 1947 04/01/47 B Division vs. Dumbarton (A) 2 - 0
Jan 1st, 1947 01/01/47 B Division vs. Dundee (A) 0 - 2
Dec 28th, 1946 28/12/46 B Division vs. Ayr Utd (H) 5 - 1
Dec 21st, 1946 21/12/46 B Division vs. Dunfermline (A) 3 - 4
Dec 14th, 1946 14/12/46 B Division vs. Cowdenbeath (H) 3 - 2

 Recent First Team Goals
Dec 14th, 1946 14/12/46 B Division vs. Cowdenbeath (H) 3 - 2
Sep 4th, 1946 04/09/46 Semi Final vs. East Fife (H) 2 - 4
Aug 28th, 1946 28/08/46 Quarter Final vs. Dunfermline (H) 4 - 1
Sep 29th, 1945 29/09/45 Southern 'B' vs. Airdrie (H) 4 - 2
Jan 1st, 1942 01/01/42 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Dunfermline (H) 3 - 5

 List of Goals Scored (click to expand)
Dec 14th, 1946 14/12/46 B Division vs. Cowdenbeath (H) 3 - 2 (55')
Sep 4th, 1946 04/09/46 Semi Final vs. East Fife (H) 2 - 4 (40')
Aug 28th, 1946 28/08/46 Quarter Final vs. Dunfermline (H) 4 - 1 (15')
Aug 28th, 1946 28/08/46 Quarter Final vs. Dunfermline (H) 4 - 1 (27')
Sep 29th, 1945 29/09/45 Southern 'B' vs. Airdrie (H) 4 - 2 (4')
Sep 29th, 1945 29/09/45 Southern 'B' vs. Airdrie (H) 4 - 2 (60')
Sep 29th, 1945 29/09/45 Southern 'B' vs. Airdrie (H) 4 - 2 (68')
Jan 1st, 1942 01/01/42 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Dunfermline (H) 3 - 5 (-)
Nov 29th, 1941 29/11/41 Semi Final 1st Leg vs. East Fife (H) 3 - 2 (85')
Nov 22nd, 1941 22/11/41 1st Round 2nd Leg vs. St Bernard's (A) 3 - 3 (28')
Nov 8th, 1941 08/11/41 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. Raith Rovers (H) 3 - 9 (41')
Oct 4th, 1941 04/10/41 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. Leith Athletic (A) 5 - 2 (3')
Aug 23rd, 1941 23/08/41 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. Aberdeen (H) 5 - 0 (1')
Aug 23rd, 1941 23/08/41 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. Aberdeen (H) 5 - 0 (66')

 List of Games Played (click to expand)
Jan 4th, 1947 04/01/47 B Division vs. Dumbarton (A) 2 - 0
Jan 1st, 1947 01/01/47 B Division vs. Dundee (A) 0 - 2
Dec 28th, 1946 28/12/46 B Division vs. Ayr Utd (H) 5 - 1
Dec 21st, 1946 21/12/46 B Division vs. Dunfermline (A) 3 - 4
Dec 14th, 1946 14/12/46 B Division vs. Cowdenbeath (H) 3 - 2
Nov 16th, 1946 16/11/46 B Division vs. Dumbarton (H) 2 - 1
Sep 4th, 1946 04/09/46 Semi Final vs. East Fife (H) 2 - 4
Aug 31st, 1946 31/08/46 B Division vs. St Johnstone (A) 1 - 3
Aug 28th, 1946 28/08/46 Quarter Final vs. Dunfermline (H) 4 - 1
Apr 27th, 1946 27/04/46 vs. QOS (H) 1 - 3
Apr 20th, 1946 20/04/46 vs. QOS (H) 2 - 1
Apr 3rd, 1946 03/04/46 Playoff vs. Ayr Utd (N) 0 - 1
Mar 30th, 1946 30/03/46 Sectional Tie vs. Dumbarton (A) 2 - 1
Mar 23rd, 1946 23/03/46 Sectional Tie vs. Ayr Utd (H) 2 - 1
Mar 16th, 1946 16/03/46 Sectional Tie vs. Stenhousemuir (A) 1 - 1
Mar 9th, 1946 09/03/46 Sectional Tie vs. Dumbarton (H) 3 - 2
Mar 2nd, 1946 02/03/46 Sectional Tie vs. Ayr Utd (A) 0 - 2
Feb 23rd, 1946 23/02/46 Sectional Tie vs. Stenhousemuir (H) 4 - 0
Feb 6th, 1946 06/02/46 1st Round Replay vs. Raith Rovers (N) 3 - 3
Feb 2nd, 1946 02/02/46 1st Round 2nd Leg vs. Raith Rovers (A) 3 - 0
Jan 26th, 1946 26/01/46 1st Round 1st Leg vs. Raith Rovers (H) 1 - 4
Jan 19th, 1946 19/01/46 Southern 'B' vs. East Fife (A) 0 - 2
Jan 5th, 1946 05/01/46 Southern 'B' vs. Arbroath (H) 4 - 1
Oct 6th, 1945 06/10/45 Southern 'B' vs. Cowdenbeath (A) 2 - 4
Sep 29th, 1945 29/09/45 Southern 'B' vs. Airdrie (H) 4 - 2
Oct 3rd, 1942 03/10/42 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. Raith Rovers (A) 0 - 4
Feb 21st, 1942 21/02/42 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Dunfermline (A) 2 - 0
Jan 17th, 1942 17/01/42 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Leith Athletic (A) 2 - 2
Jan 10th, 1942 10/01/42 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Aberdeen (H) 2 - 0
Jan 3rd, 1942 03/01/42 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. East Fife (A) 1 - 1
Jan 1st, 1942 01/01/42 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Dunfermline (H) 3 - 5
Dec 20th, 1941 20/12/41 Final 2nd Leg vs. Aberdeen (A) 2 - 6
Dec 13th, 1941 13/12/41 Final 1st Leg vs. Aberdeen (H) 4 - 1
Dec 6th, 1941 06/12/41 Semi Final 2nd Leg vs. East Fife (A) 1 - 1
Nov 29th, 1941 29/11/41 Semi Final 1st Leg vs. East Fife (H) 3 - 2
Nov 22nd, 1941 22/11/41 1st Round 2nd Leg vs. St Bernard's (A) 3 - 3
Nov 15th, 1941 15/11/41 1st Round 1st Leg vs. St Bernard's (H) 7 - 1
Nov 8th, 1941 08/11/41 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. Raith Rovers (H) 3 - 9
Nov 1st, 1941 01/11/41 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. Aberdeen (A) 2 - 4
Oct 25th, 1941 25/10/41 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. Dunfermline (A) 2 - 7
Oct 11th, 1941 11/10/41 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. St Bernard's (H) 2 - 2
Oct 4th, 1941 04/10/41 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. Leith Athletic (A) 5 - 2
Sep 27th, 1941 27/09/41 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. East Fife (A) 2 - 2
Sep 20th, 1941 20/09/41 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. Dunfermline (H) 1 - 1
Sep 13th, 1941 13/09/41 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. Raith Rovers (A) 1 - 2
Aug 30th, 1941 30/08/41 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. Rangers (A) 3 - 5
Aug 23rd, 1941 23/08/41 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. Aberdeen (H) 5 - 0
Aug 9th, 1941 09/08/41 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. East Fife (H) 1 - 1


Competition History


Comp
LGE 11 4 0 0
WAR 17 5 0 0
VIC 2 0 0 0
SUPP 11 5 0 0
SOU 7 0 0 0
Totals: 48 (0) 14

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


Biography


John was with Gateshead and Gillingham before he signed for United. He left on a free transfer in November 1939 but returned two years later, playing often during 1941 and 1942 whilst serving in the armed forces. In season 1945-46 he signed for United again and after two years, he was released in April 1947.

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





Debut

August 9th, 1941
Dundee United 1 - 1 East Fife

Wartime (North Eastern - 1st Series)


Timeline


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