William Sinclair Player Profile

Player Details

  • Full Name: William Sinclair
  • Height: 1.78m
  • Position: Centre Half
  • Signed: April 23rd, 1931
  • First Manager: Bob McGlashan
  • Career Totals: 55 appearances, 1 goals
  • Also Played For: Dundee United, Fair City Athletic (2), Perth YMCA


Playing History

Season Win % Draw % Loss %
1932-33 14 0 0 0 35.7% 7.1% 57.1%
1931-32 39 1 0 0 46.2% 10.3% 43.6%
1930-31 2 0 0 0 50.0% 0.0% 50.0%
Totals: 55 (0) 1


 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
 08/04/33 Second Division vs. Edinburgh City (Old) (H) 4 - 0
 03/01/33 Second Division vs. St. Bernard's (A) 0 - 0
 17/12/32 Second Division vs. East Fife (A) 2 - 4
 15/10/32 Second Division vs. Raith Rovers (H) 1 - 3
 08/10/32 Second Division vs. Stenhousemuir (A) 2 - 5

 Recent First Team Goals
 31/10/31 Second Division vs. Bo'ness (Old) (H) 3 - 1

 List of Goals Scored (click to expand)
 31/10/31 Second Division vs. Bo'ness (Old) (H)  3 - 1

 List of Games Played (click to expand)
 08/04/33 Second Division vs. Edinburgh City (Old) (H)  4 - 0
 03/01/33 Second Division vs. St. Bernard's (A)  0 - 0
 17/12/32 Second Division vs. East Fife (A)  2 - 4
 15/10/32 Second Division vs. Raith Rovers (H)  1 - 3
 08/10/32 Second Division vs. Stenhousemuir (A)  2 - 5
 01/10/32 Second Division vs. Hibernian (H)  0 - 3
 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
 12/03/32 Second Division vs. Bo'ness (Old) (A)  4 - 1
 05/03/32 Second Division vs. Queen of South (H)  4 - 0
 27/02/32 Second Division vs. Dumbarton (A)  2 - 2
 20/02/32 Second Division vs. Armadale (H)  1 - 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
 09/01/32 Second Division vs. Edinburgh City (Old) (A)  2 - 4
 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
 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
 13/04/31 Second Division vs. Dundee United (H)  1 - 2
 28/03/31 Second Division vs. Albion Rovers (H)  3 - 2


Biography

Sinclair was signed from Perth YMCA, where he was captain, in late April 1931 after a two trial matches earlier that month. He went on to establish himself as our regular centre half during the 1931-32 season and he started the following campaign in similar fashion before dropping out of the team in mid October and featuring on only three further occaisions.

In the summer of 1933 he signed for Dundee Utd but after six appearances at the start of the campaign he was deemed surplus to requirements and allowed to leave the club in October. During the 1935-36 season, he turned out for the newly formed Fair City Athletic in his native Perth.

Debut

March 28th, 1931
Albion Rovers 2 - 3 Arbroath

Scottish League (Second Division)


Timeline

  • Signed For Arbroath

    Sinclair was signed from Perth YMCA, where he was captain, in late April 1931 after a two trial matches earlier that month. He went on to establish himself as our regular centre half during the 1931-32 season and he started the following campaign in similar fashion before dropping out of the team in mid October and featuring on only three further occaisions.