Victor Benvie Player Profile

Player Details

  • Full Name: Victor George Benvie
  • Born: December 12th, 1903 (Crieff)
  • Died: January 10th, 1976 (Crieff)
  • Height: 1.73m
  • Position: Left Back
  • Signed: February 26th, 1931
  • First Manager: Bob McGlashan
  • Career Totals: 64 appearances, 4 goals
  • Also Played For: Vale of Earn


Playing History

Season Win % Draw % Loss %
1933-34 8 0 0 0 62.5% 12.5% 25.0%
1932-33 14 2 0 0 35.7% 7.1% 57.1%
1931-32 37 2 0 0 43.2% 10.8% 45.9%
1930-31 5 0 0 0 40.0% 0.0% 60.0%
Totals: 64 (0) 4


 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
 24/02/34 Second Division vs. Leith Athletic (A) 1 - 1
 11/11/33 Second Division vs. Raith Rovers (H) 1 - 0
 09/09/33 Second Division vs. Forfar (H) 3 - 1
 02/09/33 Second Division vs. St. Bernard's (A) 0 - 1
 30/08/33 First Round vs. Montrose (A) 4 - 2

 Recent First Team Goals
 08/10/32 Second Division vs. Stenhousemuir (A) 2 - 5
 24/08/32 Second Division vs. Albion Rovers (H) 1 - 2
 09/04/32 Second Division vs. Albion Rovers (H) 6 - 4
 12/12/31 Second Division vs. King's Park (H) 6 - 3

 List of Goals Scored (click to expand)
 08/10/32 Second Division vs. Stenhousemuir (A)  2 - 5
 24/08/32 Second Division vs. Albion Rovers (H)  1 - 2
 09/04/32 Second Division vs. Albion Rovers (H)  6 - 4
 12/12/31 Second Division vs. King's Park (H)  6 - 3

 List of Games Played (click to expand)
 24/02/34 Second Division vs. Leith Athletic (A)  1 - 1
 11/11/33 Second Division vs. Raith Rovers (H)  1 - 0
 09/09/33 Second Division vs. Forfar (H)  3 - 1
 02/09/33 Second Division vs. St. Bernard's (A)  0 - 1
 30/08/33 First Round vs. Montrose (A)  4 - 2
 26/08/33 Second Division vs. Dumbarton (H)  4 - 1
 19/08/33 Second Division vs. Montrose (A)  1 - 2
 12/08/33 Second Division vs. Alloa (H)  5 - 0
 11/02/33 Second Division vs. Hibernian (A)  0 - 2
 23/01/33 First Round vs. Rangers (A)  1 - 3
 14/01/33 Second Division vs. Montrose (A)  4 - 2
 07/01/33 Second Division vs. Alloa (H)  0 - 0
 15/10/32 Second Division vs. Raith Rovers (H)  1 - 3
 08/10/32 Second Division vs. Stenhousemuir (A)  2 - 5
 17/09/32 Second Division vs. St. Bernard's (H)  1 - 2
 14/09/32 Second Division vs. Dundee United (A)  1 - 2
 10/09/32 Second Division vs. Forfar (A)  4 - 2
 03/09/32 Second Division vs. Montrose (H)  3 - 2
 31/08/32 First Round vs. Forfar (H)  4 - 1
 27/08/32 Second Division vs. Alloa (A)  0 - 2
 24/08/32 Second Division vs. Albion Rovers (H)  1 - 2
 20/08/32 Second Division vs. Queen of South (H)  4 - 0
 16/04/32 Second Division vs. Alloa (A)  0 - 2
 09/04/32 Second Division vs. Albion Rovers (H)  6 - 4
 02/04/32 Second Division vs. Dunfermline (A)  0 - 6
 26/03/32 Second Division vs. Brechin City (H)  0 - 2
 19/03/32 Second Division vs. East Fife (H)  2 - 0
 05/03/32 Second Division vs. Queen of South (H)  4 - 0
 13/02/32 Second Division vs. St Johnstone (A)  1 - 4
 06/02/32 Second Division vs. Montrose (H)  3 - 2
 30/01/32 Second Round vs. Clyde (A)  0 - 1
 23/01/32 Second Division vs. East Stirling (H)  3 - 1
 16/01/32 First Round vs. Aberdeen (H)  2 - 1
 02/01/32 Second Division vs. St. Bernard's (H)  3 - 0
 01/01/32 Second Division vs. Forfar (A)  2 - 3
 26/12/31 Second Division vs. Stenhousemuir (H)  4 - 1
 19/12/31 Second Division vs. Raith Rovers (A)  1 - 5
 12/12/31 Second Division vs. King's Park (H)  6 - 3
 05/12/31 Second Division vs. Hibernian (H)  3 - 3
 28/11/31 Second Division vs. Albion Rovers (A)  2 - 2
 21/11/31 Second Division vs. Dunfermline (H)  1 - 0
 14/11/31 Second Division vs. Brechin City (A)  0 - 2
 07/11/31 Second Division vs. East Fife (A)  1 - 4
 31/10/31 Second Division vs. Bo'ness (Old) (H)  3 - 1
 24/10/31 Second Division vs. Queen of South (A)  2 - 2
 17/10/31 Second Division vs. Dumbarton (H)  5 - 0
 10/10/31 Second Division vs. Armadale (A)  1 - 0
 03/10/31 Second Division vs. St Johnstone (H)  2 - 3
 26/09/31 Second Division vs. Montrose (A)  1 - 1
 19/09/31 Second Division vs. Alloa (H)  2 - 3
 12/09/31 Second Division vs. St. Bernard's (A)  1 - 3
 05/09/31 Second Division vs. Forfar (H)  2 - 0
 29/08/31 Second Division vs. East Stirling (A)  0 - 1
 26/08/31 Second Division vs. King's Park (A)  2 - 5
 22/08/31 Second Division vs. Edinburgh City (Old) (H)  6 - 2
 18/08/31 Second Division vs. Hibernian (A)  1 - 3
 15/08/31 Second Division vs. Stenhousemuir (A)  0 - 2
 11/08/31 First Round vs. Dundee (A)  2 - 3
 08/08/31 Second Division vs. Raith Rovers (H)  3 - 1
 07/03/31 Second Division vs. Queen of South (H)  1 - 4
 28/02/31 Second Division vs. Dumbarton (A)  1 - 3
 21/02/31 Second Division vs. Dunfermline (H)  2 - 0
 18/02/31 Second Division vs. Montrose (A)  0 - 1
 11/02/31 Second Division vs. Alloa (H)  5 - 3


Biography

Benvie featured three times as a trialist in February 1931 before signing permanently from Vale of Earn. After two further appearances he dropped out the team before starting the 1931-32 season as first choice left back and playing in all bar a handful of competitive games. The following season saw him fall out of favour in mid October and although he only featured on four further occaisions he was signed up again that summer. During the 1933-34 season he again started the season as first choice but after the first five Second Division matches he lost his place and played only twice further before leaving the club that summer.

Debut

February 11th, 1931
Alloa Athletic 3 - 5 Arbroath

Scottish League (Second Division)


Timeline

  • Date of Birth

    Victor was born on this date in Crieff.

  • Signed For Arbroath

    Benvie featured three times as a trialist in February 1931 before signing permanently from Vale of Earn. After two further appearances he dropped out the team before starting the 1931-32 season as first choice left back and playing in all bar a handful of competitive games. The following season saw him fall out of favour in mid October and although he only featured on four further occaisions he was signed up again that summer. During the 1933-34 season he again started the season as first choice but after the first five Second Division matches he lost his place and played only twice further before leaving the club that summer.

  • Last Appearance - Leith Athletic 1 - 1 Arbroath