Alec Shirley Player Profile

Player Details

  • Full Name: Alexander Gordon Shirley
  • Born: October 31st, 1918
  • Position: Centre Forward
  • Signed: May 16th, 1945
  • First Manager: Charlie McGillivray
  • Career Totals: 12 appearances, 2 goals


Playing History

Season Win % Draw % Loss %
1945-46 9 1 0 0 11.1% 0.0% 88.9%
1944-45 3 1 0 0 66.7% 0.0% 33.3%
Totals: 12 (0) 2


 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
 17/11/45 Southern 'B' vs. Dunfermline (H) 1 - 2
 10/11/45 Southern 'B' vs. St Johnstone (A) 0 - 3
 22/09/45 Southern 'B' vs. Alloa Athletic (H) 2 - 5
 15/09/45 Southern 'B' vs. Raith Rovers (H) 0 - 7
 08/09/45 Southern 'B' vs. Dundee (A) 0 - 1

 Recent First Team Goals
 01/09/45 Southern 'B' vs. Ayr Utd (H) 3 - 2
 02/06/45 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Falkirk (H) 1 - 0

 List of Goals Scored (click to expand)
 01/09/45 Southern 'B' vs. Ayr Utd (H)  3 - 2
 02/06/45 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Falkirk (H)  1 - 0

 List of Games Played (click to expand)
 17/11/45 Southern 'B' vs. Dunfermline (H)  1 - 2
 10/11/45 Southern 'B' vs. St Johnstone (A)  0 - 3
 22/09/45 Southern 'B' vs. Alloa Athletic (H)  2 - 5
 15/09/45 Southern 'B' vs. Raith Rovers (H)  0 - 7
 08/09/45 Southern 'B' vs. Dundee (A)  0 - 1
 01/09/45 Southern 'B' vs. Ayr Utd (H)  3 - 2
 25/08/45 Southern 'B' vs. Albion Rovers (A)  0 - 1
 18/08/45 Southern 'B' vs. St Johnstone (H)  3 - 4
 11/08/45 Southern 'B' vs. Dunfermline (A)  0 - 7
 02/06/45 North Eastern - 2nd Series vs. Falkirk (H)  1 - 0
 26/05/45 1st Round 2nd Leg vs. Falkirk (A)  1 - 3
 19/05/45 1st Round 1st Leg vs. Falkirk (H)  3 - 2


Biography

Alec signed from Arbroath at the end of 1944-45. He was re-signed for the following season, making a number of appearances early in the campaign but in November 1945, shortly after he married he moved south to join Halifax Town.

Debut

May 19th, 1945
Falkirk 2 - 3 Dundee United

Mitchell Trophy (1st Round 1st Leg)


Timeline

  • Date of Birth

    Alec was born on this date in .

  • Signed For Dundee United

    Alec signed from Arbroath at the end of 1944-45. He was re-signed for the following season, making a number of appearances early in the campaign but in November 1945, shortly after he married he moved south to join Halifax Town.