John McBain Player Profile

Player Details

  • Full Name: John McDonald McBain
  • Born: March 21st, 1928 (Dundee)
  • Height: 1.78m
  • Position: Outside Right
  • Signed: February 13th, 1952
  • First Manager: Alec Cheyne
  • Career Totals: 78 appearances, 5 goals
  • Also Played For: Dundee Elmwood, Dundee United


Playing History

Season Win % Draw % Loss %
1954-55 7 0 0 0 28.6% 0.0% 71.4%
1953-54 24 1 0 0 33.3% 16.7% 50.0%
1952-53 36 4 0 0 36.1% 25.0% 38.9%
1951-52 11 0 0 0 36.4% 9.1% 54.5%
Totals: 78 (0) 5


 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
 25/12/54 Division B vs. Queen's Park (H) 1 - 4
 18/12/54 Division B vs. Third Lanark (H) 2 - 0
 06/11/54 Division B vs. Airdrie (Old) (A) 1 - 3
 30/10/54 Division B vs. Hamilton Accies (H) 0 - 3
 23/10/54 Fourth Round vs. Brechin City (H) 2 - 0

 Recent First Team Goals
 12/09/53 Semi Final vs. Forfar (A) 3 - 1
 14/03/53 Division B vs. Stenhousemuir (H) 6 - 2
 29/11/52 Division B vs. Stirling (H) 3 - 1
 01/11/52 Division B vs. Dumbarton (A) 5 - 5

 List of Goals Scored (click to expand)
 12/09/53 Semi Final vs. Forfar (A)  3 - 1
 14/03/53 Division B vs. Stenhousemuir (H)  6 - 2
 29/11/52 Division B vs. Stirling (H)  3 - 1
 01/11/52 Division B vs. Dumbarton (A)  5 - 5
 01/11/52 Division B vs. Dumbarton (A)  5 - 5

 List of Games Played (click to expand)
 25/12/54 Division B vs. Queen's Park (H)  1 - 4
 18/12/54 Division B vs. Third Lanark (H)  2 - 0
 06/11/54 Division B vs. Airdrie (Old) (A)  1 - 3
 30/10/54 Division B vs. Hamilton Accies (H)  0 - 3
 23/10/54 Fourth Round vs. Brechin City (H)  2 - 0
 11/09/54 Division B vs. Queen's Park (A)  0 - 2
 14/08/54 Group Stage vs. Alloa (H)  2 - 3
 07/04/54 Division B vs. Motherwell (A)  1 - 2
 27/03/54 Division B vs. Cowdenbeath (H)  2 - 1
 13/03/54 Division B vs. Dumbarton (A)  0 - 1
 06/03/54 Division B vs. Stenhousemuir (H)  1 - 1
 27/02/54 Division B vs. St Johnstone (A)  1 - 3
 09/01/54 Division B vs. Dundee United (H)  4 - 3
 01/01/54 Division B vs. Forfar (H)  2 - 3
 12/12/53 Division B vs. Motherwell (H)  1 - 4
 05/12/53 Division B vs. Cowdenbeath (A)  1 - 2
 28/11/53 Division B vs. Third Lanark (A)  2 - 2
 21/11/53 Division B vs. Dumbarton (H)  2 - 3
 14/11/53 Division B vs. Stenhousemuir (A)  1 - 5
 17/10/53 Division B vs. Dunfermline (A)  0 - 2
 10/10/53 Division B vs. Alloa (H)  1 - 1
 03/10/53 Division B vs. Dundee United (A)  2 - 2
 26/09/53 Division B vs. Morton (H)  2 - 3
 19/09/53 Division B vs. Forfar (A)  3 - 0
 12/09/53 Semi Final vs. Forfar (A)  3 - 1
 05/09/53 Division B vs. Queen's Park (A)  4 - 3
 29/08/53 Group Stage vs. Dumbarton (H)  4 - 0
 26/08/53 Group Stage vs. Forfar (A)  2 - 1
 22/08/53 Group Stage vs. Dunfermline (H)  3 - 1
 15/08/53 Group Stage vs. Dumbarton (A)  0 - 3
 08/08/53 Group Stage vs. Dunfermline (A)  1 - 2
 25/04/53 First Round Second Leg vs. Montrose (A)  0 - 3
 18/04/53 Division B vs. Morton (A)  0 - 4
 04/04/53 Division B vs. Kilmarnock (A)  0 - 4
 28/03/53 Division B vs. St Johnstone (H)  1 - 3
 21/03/53 Division B vs. Stirling (A)  1 - 4
 14/03/53 Division B vs. Stenhousemuir (H)  6 - 2
 07/03/53 Division B vs. Cowdenbeath (A)  0 - 3
 14/02/53 First Round First Leg vs. Montrose (H)  3 - 3
 31/01/53 Division B vs. Albion Rovers (A)  2 - 1
 24/01/53 First Round vs. Rangers (A)  0 - 4
 17/01/53 Division B vs. Ayr Utd (H)  1 - 1
 10/01/53 Division B vs. Dunfermline (A)  0 - 0
 03/01/53 Division B vs. Alloa (H)  2 - 0
 01/01/53 Division B vs. Forfar (A)  0 - 0
 27/12/52 Division B vs. Morton (H)  1 - 0
 20/12/52 Division B vs. Dundee United (A)  2 - 1
 13/12/52 Division B vs. Kilmarnock (H)  2 - 2
 06/12/52 Division B vs. St Johnstone (A)  4 - 0
 29/11/52 Division B vs. Stirling (H)  3 - 1
 22/11/52 Division B vs. Stenhousemuir (A)  2 - 1
 15/11/52 Division B vs. Cowdenbeath (H)  2 - 2
 08/11/52 Division B vs. Hamilton Accies (H)  3 - 2
 01/11/52 Division B vs. Dumbarton (A)  5 - 5
 25/10/52 Division B vs. Queen's Park (H)  0 - 2
 18/10/52 Division B vs. Albion Rovers (H)  3 - 0
 11/10/52 Division B vs. Ayr Utd (A)  2 - 7
 04/10/52 Division B vs. Dunfermline (H)  4 - 1
 27/09/52 Division B vs. Alloa (A)  0 - 2
 20/09/52 Division B vs. Forfar (H)  0 - 0
 06/09/52 Division B vs. Dundee United (H)  2 - 1
 30/08/52 Group Stage vs. Kilmarnock (A)  0 - 4
 27/08/52 Group Stage vs. Alloa (H)  1 - 1
 23/08/52 Group Stage vs. Dunfermline (A)  1 - 3
 16/08/52 Group Stage vs. Kilmarnock (H)  2 - 0
 13/08/52 Group Stage vs. Alloa (A)  1 - 3
 09/08/52 Group Stage vs. Dunfermline (H)  0 - 5
 14/05/52 Final vs. Montrose (H)  1 - 2
 30/04/52 Semi Final vs. Dundee United (A)  4 - 3
 23/04/52 First Round Second Leg vs. Forfar (A)  5 - 3
 12/04/52 First Round First Leg vs. Forfar (H)  1 - 1
 29/03/52 First Round vs. Dunfermline (H)  0 - 3
 22/03/52 Division B vs. Dunfermline (A)  0 - 5
 15/03/52 Division B vs. Stenhousemuir (H)  0 - 2
 08/03/52 Division B vs. Dundee United (A)  1 - 3
 01/03/52 Division B vs. Dumbarton (A)  1 - 0
 23/02/52 Third Round vs. Rangers (H)  0 - 2
 13/02/52 Division B vs. Kilmarnock (H)  2 - 1


Biography

McBain was signed from Dundee Elmwood in mid February 1952 and he became our regular outside right over the next two and a half seasons. During the first half of the 1954-55 campaign, McBain featured less than in previous seasons and he was allowed to leave and join Dundee Utd in early January 1955.

Debut

February 13th, 1952
Kilmarnock 1 - 2 Arbroath

Scottish League (Division B)


Timeline

  • Date of Birth

    John was born on this date in Dundee.

  • Signed For Arbroath

    McBain was signed from Dundee Elmwood in mid February 1952 and he became our regular outside right over the next two and a half seasons. During the first half of the 1954-55 campaign, McBain featured less than in previous seasons and he was allowed to leave and join Dundee Utd in early January 1955.

  • Last Goal - Forfar 1 - 3 Arbroath

  • Last Appearance - Arbroath 1 - 4 Queen's Park