George Robertson Player Profile

Player Details

  • Full Name: George Bell Robertson
  • Born: January 14th, 1927 (Kirkcaldy)
  • Died: October 19th, 2014 (Kirkcaldy)
  • Height: 1.83m
  • Position: Goalkeeper
  • Signed: August 5th, 1952
  • First Manager: Alec Cheyne
  • Career Totals: 97 appearances
  • Also Played For: Bowhill Rovers, Cowdenbeath, Dunfermline Athletic, East Fife, Kirkcaldy Old Boys, Raith Rovers


Playing History

Season Win % Draw % Loss %
1954-55 24 0 0 0 20.8% 33.3% 45.8%
1953-54 37 0 0 0 32.4% 21.6% 45.9%
1952-53 36 0 0 0 38.9% 25.0% 36.1%
Totals: 97 (0) 0


 Apps = First Team Appearances (Sub Appearances) | Gls = Goals
 Cln = Clean Sheets | 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
 02/04/55 Division B vs. St Johnstone (H) 1 - 2
 26/03/55 Division B vs. Stenhousemuir (A) 1 - 4
 26/02/55 Division B vs. Airdrie (Old) (H) 3 - 3
 19/02/55 Division B vs. Morton (A) 1 - 1
 25/12/54 Division B vs. Queen's Park (H) 1 - 4

 Recent First Team Goals
 None

 List of Goals Scored
None

 List of Games Played (click to expand)
 02/04/55 Division B vs. St Johnstone (H)  1 - 2
 26/03/55 Division B vs. Stenhousemuir (A)  1 - 4
 26/02/55 Division B vs. Airdrie (Old) (H)  3 - 3
 19/02/55 Division B vs. Morton (A)  1 - 1
 25/12/54 Division B vs. Queen's Park (H)  1 - 4
 18/12/54 Division B vs. Third Lanark (H)  2 - 0
 11/12/54 Division B vs. St Johnstone (A)  0 - 3
 27/11/54 Division B vs. Ayr Utd (A)  0 - 2
 20/11/54 Division B vs. Brechin City (A)  5 - 4
 13/11/54 Division B vs. Cowdenbeath (H)  2 - 2
 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
 16/10/54 Division B vs. Morton (H)  2 - 4
 09/10/54 Division B vs. Albion Rovers (A)  4 - 4
 02/10/54 Division B vs. Dunfermline (H)  2 - 2
 25/09/54 Division B vs. Alloa (A)  3 - 3
 18/09/54 Division B vs. Forfar (H)  4 - 3
 04/09/54 Group Stage vs. Albion Rovers (A)  1 - 3
 01/09/54 Group Stage vs. Morton (H)  2 - 2
 28/08/54 Group Stage vs. Alloa (A)  3 - 3
 21/08/54 Group Stage vs. Albion Rovers (H)  3 - 1
 18/08/54 Group Stage vs. Morton (A)  2 - 5
 14/08/54 Group Stage vs. Alloa (H)  2 - 3
 01/05/54 Final vs. Dundee United (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
 22/02/54 Second Round Replay vs. Stirling (H)  1 - 3
 20/02/54 Division B vs. Kilmarnock (H)  0 - 1
 17/02/54 Second Round Replay vs. Stirling (A)  0 - 0
 06/02/54 Division B vs. Albion Rovers (A)  1 - 1
 30/01/54 Division B vs. Ayr Utd (H)  1 - 0
 23/01/54 Division B vs. Dunfermline (H)  5 - 0
 16/01/54 Division B vs. Alloa (A)  3 - 3
 09/01/54 Division B vs. Dundee United (H)  4 - 3
 02/01/54 Division B vs. Morton (A)  2 - 5
 01/01/54 Division B vs. Forfar (H)  2 - 3
 26/12/53 Division B vs. Ayr Utd (A)  0 - 3
 19/12/53 Division B vs. Queen's Park (H)  3 - 2
 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
 14/11/53 Division B vs. Stenhousemuir (A)  1 - 5
 07/11/53 Division B vs. St Johnstone (H)  3 - 4
 31/10/53 Division B vs. Kilmarnock (A)  0 - 4
 24/10/53 Division B vs. Albion Rovers (H)  3 - 1
 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
 12/08/53 Group Stage vs. Forfar (H)  0 - 0
 08/08/53 Group Stage vs. Dunfermline (A)  1 - 2
 06/04/53 Division B vs. Queen's Park (A)  1 - 5
 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
 28/02/53 Division B vs. Hamilton Accies (A)  1 - 2
 21/02/53 Division B vs. Dumbarton (H)  2 - 1
 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
 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


Biography

Robertson was signed up in the summer of 1952 after previously being with Cowdenbeath, and he spent the 1952-53 and 1953-54 seasons as our first choice keeper. He was outed as our number one in early 1955 by Bobby Williamson and he made only four appearances that calendar year before being given a free transfer at the end of the 1954-55 season.

Debut

August 9th, 1952
Dunfermline Athletic 5 - 0 Arbroath

Scottish League Cup (Group Stage)


Timeline

  • Date of Birth

    George was born on this date in Kirkcaldy.

  • Signed For Arbroath

    Robertson was signed up in the summer of 1952 after previously being with Cowdenbeath, and he spent the 1952-53 and 1953-54 seasons as our first choice keeper. He was outed as our number one in early 1955 by Bobby Williamson and he made only four appearances that calendar year before being given a free transfer at the end of the 1954-55 season.

  • Last Appearance - Arbroath 1 - 2 St Johnstone