Gordon Kennedy Player Profile


  • Born: April 15th, 1924 (Dundee)
  • Position: Full Back
  • Signed: November 25th, 1944
  • First Manager: Charlie McGillivray
  • Career Totals: 26 appearances


Playing Seasons


ALL League Cups
Season
1945-46 9 9 0 0 0 9 0 - -
1944-45 17 17 0 0 0 - - 17 0
Totals: 26 (0) 0 9 (0) 0 17 (0) 0

ALL = Combined first team appearances
League/Cups = First team starts (sub appearances)
Cln = Clean Sheets | CtGR = Clean Sheets to Games Ratio

 Recent First Team Starts
Jan 1st, 1946 01/01/46 Southern 'B' vs. Dundee (H) 2 - 3
Dec 29th, 1945 29/12/45 Southern 'B' vs. Cowdenbeath (H) 0 - 2
Dec 22nd, 1945 22/12/45 Southern 'B' vs. Airdrie (A) 1 - 1
Dec 15th, 1945 15/12/45 Southern 'B' vs. Raith Rovers (A) 0 - 5
Dec 1st, 1945 01/12/45 Southern 'B' vs. Ayr Utd (A) 1 - 1

 Recent First Team Goals
 None

 List of Goals Scored
None

 List of Games Played (click to expand)
Jan 1st, 1946 01/01/46 Southern 'B' vs. Dundee (H) 2 - 3
Dec 29th, 1945 29/12/45 Southern 'B' vs. Cowdenbeath (H) 0 - 2
Dec 22nd, 1945 22/12/45 Southern 'B' vs. Airdrie (A) 1 - 1
Dec 15th, 1945 15/12/45 Southern 'B' vs. Raith Rovers (A) 0 - 5
Dec 1st, 1945 01/12/45 Southern 'B' vs. Ayr Utd (A) 1 - 1
Nov 24th, 1945 24/11/45 Southern 'B' vs. Albion Rovers (H) 2 - 3
Oct 6th, 1945 06/10/45 Southern 'B' vs. Cowdenbeath (A) 2 - 4
Aug 18th, 1945 18/08/45 Southern 'B' vs. St Johnstone (H) 3 - 4
Aug 11th, 1945 11/08/45 Southern 'B' vs. Dunfermline (A) 0 - 7
Jun 2nd, 1945 02/06/45 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Falkirk (H) 1 - 0
May 26th, 1945 26/05/45 1st Round 2nd Leg vs. Falkirk (A) 1 - 3
May 19th, 1945 19/05/45 1st Round 1st Leg vs. Falkirk (H) 3 - 2
Apr 14th, 1945 14/04/45 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Falkirk (H) 2 - 5
Mar 31st, 1945 31/03/45 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Dunfermline (A) 1 - 3
Mar 24th, 1945 24/03/45 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Rangers (H) 1 - 1
Mar 3rd, 1945 03/03/45 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Dundee (H) 0 - 4
Feb 24th, 1945 24/02/45 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Raith Rovers (A) 2 - 5
Feb 17th, 1945 17/02/45 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Dunfermline (H) 6 - 3
Feb 10th, 1945 10/02/45 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Aberdeen (H) 1 - 9
Jan 13th, 1945 13/01/45 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Raith Rovers (H) 5 - 2
Jan 6th, 1945 06/01/45 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Rangers (A) 1 - 5
Jan 2nd, 1945 02/01/45 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Dundee (A) 1 - 4
Jan 1st, 1945 01/01/45 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Arbroath (H) 1 - 0
Dec 16th, 1944 16/12/44 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. Rangers (A) 0 - 2
Dec 2nd, 1944 02/12/44 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. Dunfermline (H) 2 - 7
Nov 25th, 1944 25/11/44 North Eastern - 1st Series vs. Raith Rovers (A) 1 - 1


Competition History


Comp
LGE 9 0 0 0
WAR 15 0 0 0
2 0 0 0
Totals: 26 (0) 0

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


Biography


Gordon joined United November 1944 from Blackpool during the final year of WW2. During the remainder of the season he made several appearances and was re-signed for the following season and again made several appearances. He also played for Brechin City before returning to Blackpool late in the season.

Last updated on Tuesday, March 8th, 2016 by J Myles.





Debut

November 25th, 1944
Raith Rovers 1 - 1 Dundee United

Wartime (North Eastern - 1st Series)


Timeline


  • Date of Birth


    Gordon was born on this date in Dundee.


  • Signed For Dundee United


  • First Team Debut

    Raith Rovers 1 - 1 Dundee United
    Wartime (North Eastern - 1st Series)


  • League Debut

    Dunfermline 7 - 0 Dundee United
    League (Southern 'B')

    In their opening game of the new Southern League season, United were simply no match for Dunfermline, and the score, big as it is, can hardly be reckoned an exaggeration. The home team took command of


  • Last Appearance

    Dundee United 2 - 3 Dundee
    League (Southern 'B')


  • Date of Death


    Gordon died on this date