George Easson Player Profile

Player Details

  • Full Name: George Lauder Easson
  • Born: September 27th, 1892 (Forfar)
  • Died: December 28th, 1958 (Forfar)
  • Height: 1.70m
  • Position: Inside Right
  • Signed: August 25th, 1920
  • First Manager: Selection Committee
  • Career Totals: 85 appearances, 2 goals
  • Also Played For: Forfar Athletic, Forfar East End


Playing History

Season Win % Draw % Loss %
1922-23 24 0 0 0 25.0% 29.2% 45.8%
1921-22 32 0 0 0 21.9% 31.3% 46.9%
1920-21 29 2 0 0 34.5% 41.4% 24.1%
Totals: 85 (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
 21/04/23 Second Division vs. Dunfermline (A) 2 - 1
 24/02/23 Second Division vs. Clydebank (2) (H) 0 - 0
 07/02/23 Second Division vs. East Fife (H) 3 - 1
 03/02/23 Second Division vs. Dunfermline (H) 1 - 1
 27/01/23 Second Division vs. Dumbarton (H) 1 - 1

 Recent First Team Goals
 25/04/21 vs. Celtic A (H) 2 - 2
 27/11/20 vs. Third Lanark A (H) 3 - 1

 List of Goals Scored (click to expand)
 25/04/21 vs. Celtic A (H)  2 - 2
 27/11/20 vs. Third Lanark A (H)  3 - 1

 List of Games Played (click to expand)
 21/04/23 Second Division vs. Dunfermline (A)  2 - 1
 24/02/23 Second Division vs. Clydebank (2) (H)  0 - 0
 07/02/23 Second Division vs. East Fife (H)  3 - 1
 03/02/23 Second Division vs. Dunfermline (H)  1 - 1
 27/01/23 Second Division vs. Dumbarton (H)  1 - 1
 20/01/23 Second Division vs. Broxburn (A)  1 - 1
 13/01/23 First Round vs. Nithsdale (A)  0 - 4
 06/01/23 Second Division vs. Armadale (H)  1 - 2
 02/01/23 Second Division vs. St. Bernard's (A)  2 - 2
 01/01/23 Second Division vs. Vale of Leven (H)  1 - 0
 30/12/22 Second Division vs. St Johnstone (A)  3 - 6
 23/12/22 Second Division vs. King's Park (H)  0 - 1
 16/12/22 Second Division vs. East Stirling (H)  4 - 1
 13/12/22 Second Division vs. Stenhousemuir (A)  0 - 3
 04/11/22 Second Division vs. Clydebank (2) (A)  1 - 3
 28/10/22 Second Division vs. St Johnstone (H)  1 - 1
 21/10/22 Second Division vs. Lochgelly Utd (H)  3 - 1
 14/10/22 Second Division vs. East Stirling (A)  0 - 3
 07/10/22 Second Division vs. Cowdenbeath (H)  1 - 3
 30/09/22 Second Division vs. Forfar (A)  1 - 2
 25/09/22 Second Division vs. Queen's Park (H)  2 - 1
 23/09/22 Second Division vs. Armadale (A)  0 - 3
 26/08/22 Second Division vs. Bathgate (H)  0 - 0
 19/08/22 Second Division vs. Dumbarton (A)  0 - 3
 29/04/22 Second Division vs. Bo'ness (Old) (A)  1 - 3
 17/04/22 Second Division vs. Dunfermline (A)  1 - 5
 15/04/22 Second Division vs. Cowdenbeath (A)  2 - 2
 08/04/22 Second Division vs. St. Bernard's (H)  2 - 2
 01/04/22 Second Division vs. Johnstone (A)  0 - 4
 29/03/22 Semi Final Replay vs. Montrose (A)  0 - 2
 25/03/22 Second Division vs. Armadale (A)  2 - 4
 18/03/22 Second Division vs. King's Park (H)  2 - 5
 11/03/22 Second Division vs. Lochgelly Utd (A)  0 - 0
 04/03/22 Second Division vs. Bathgate (H)  2 - 0
 01/03/22 Second Division vs. East Stirling (A)  0 - 2
 25/02/22 Semi Final Replay vs. Montrose (A)  2 - 2
 18/02/22 Second Division vs. Clackmannan (H)  2 - 0
 11/02/22 Second Division vs. Forfar (A)  1 - 1
 04/02/22 Second Division vs. Dunfermline (H)  0 - 0
 01/02/22 First Round Replay vs. Clydebank (2) (H)  0 - 1
 28/01/22 First Round vs. Clydebank (2) (A)  1 - 1
 21/01/22 Second Division vs. Broxburn (A)  0 - 0
 14/01/22 Second Division vs. Armadale (H)  3 - 1
 07/01/22 Second Division vs. Stenhousemuir (A)  1 - 2
 04/01/22 Semi Final vs. Montrose (H)  1 - 1
 03/01/22 Second Division vs. Dundee United (H)  2 - 0
 02/01/22 Second Division vs. Vale of Leven (H)  1 - 1
 31/12/21 Second Division vs. St Johnstone (A)  0 - 1
 24/12/21 Second Division vs. Alloa (H)  0 - 1
 17/12/21 Second Division vs. King's Park (A)  2 - 3
 10/12/21 Second Division vs. East Fife (A)  1 - 2
 26/11/21 Second Division vs. Alloa (A)  1 - 2
 19/11/21 Second Division vs. Stenhousemuir (H)  0 - 1
 12/11/21 Second Division vs. Dundee United (A)  2 - 1
 05/11/21 Second Division vs. St Johnstone (H)  3 - 1
 20/08/21 Second Division vs. Johnstone (H)  3 - 1
 04/05/21 vs. Dundee 'A' (A)  1 - 2
 30/04/21 vs. Montrose (H)  4 - 1
 27/04/21 Final Replay vs. Dundee (A)  3 - 0
 25/04/21 vs. Celtic A (H)  2 - 2
 02/04/21 vs. St Mirren A (H)  1 - 1
 26/03/21 vs. Forfar (A)  2 - 4
 16/03/21 First Round Replay vs. Dundee United (N)  2 - 0
 02/03/21 First Round Replay vs. Dundee United (N)  1 - 1
 26/02/21 vs. Aberdeen A (H)  3 - 1
 21/02/21 First Round Replay vs. Dundee United (H)  2 - 2
 19/02/21 vs. Rangers A (H)  0 - 0
 12/02/21 vs. Third Lanark A (A)  1 - 1
 05/02/21 vs. Dundee 'A' (H)  2 - 0
 02/02/21 First Round vs. Dundee United (A)  0 - 0
 29/01/21 vs. St Mirren A (A)  0 - 2
 15/01/21 vs. Forfar (H)  1 - 0
 01/01/21 vs. Ayr United A (A)  1 - 2
 25/12/20 vs. Greenock Morton A (A)  1 - 1
 18/12/20 vs. Montrose (H)  0 - 1
 11/12/20 vs. Clyde A (A)  0 - 3
 04/12/20 vs. Hibernian A (H)  3 - 2
 27/11/20 vs. Third Lanark A (H)  3 - 1
 20/11/20 vs. Albion Rovers A (A)  2 - 2
 23/10/20 vs. QP Strollers (A)  1 - 0
 16/10/20 vs. Clyde A (H)  1 - 3
 09/10/20 vs. Partick Thistle A (H)  3 - 2
 27/09/20 vs. QP Strollers (H)  1 - 1
 04/09/20 First Round vs. Dundee United (H)  1 - 1
 28/08/20 vs. Celtic A (H)  3 - 3


Biography

Easson was a Forfar native who played for Forfar East End and Forfar Athletic prior to the outbreak of WW1. Upon the resumption of football be rejoined Forfar Athletic but left Station Park in the summer of 1920 and he was snapped up by Bob McGlashan in late August 1920 while employed in the town at the Civil Service office.

Easson established himself as our regular inside right throughout his three seasons at the club, although he was out of the team for several months at the start of the 1921-22 season and in mid October he requested to leave the club. Several weeks later he was back in the team and he didn't drop out again, and ahead of the following season he was appointed club captain. Despite missing several games near the start of the season due to a dispute with the committee regarding training regulations, he continued to play reguarly and captain the side but in the summer of 1923 Easson retired from playing.

In October 1923 he was appointed a tax collector in Aberdeen and moved to the city, before returning to his native Forfar prior to his death in December 1958, at the age of 66.

Debut

August 28th, 1920
Celtic A 3 - 3 Arbroath

Scottish Alliance League


Timeline

  • Date of Birth

    George was born on this date in Forfar.

  • Signed For Arbroath

    Easson was a Forfar native who played for Forfar East End and Forfar Athletic prior to the outbreak of WW1. Upon the resumption of football be rejoined Forfar Athletic but left Station Park in the summer of 1920 and he was snapped up by Bob McGlashan in late August 1920 while employed in the town at the Civil Service office.

  • Last Appearance - Dunfermline 1 - 2 Arbroath