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Craig Hignett Squad Index
Information:
1998-99 Squad Number:
7
Position:
Midfielder
Date of Birth:
12th January 1970
Birthplace:
Wishton, Merseyside
Nationality:
English
Height:
5' 8
Weight:
11st 11
Signed:
13/07/98
Career History:
Crewe Alexandra 1988-1992
Middlesbrough 1992-1998
Aberdeen 1998
Barnsley 1998-2000
Blackburn Rovers 2002-2003
coventry City (loan)2002
Leicester City 2003-2004
Crew Alexandra (loan) 2004
Leeds United 2004
Darlington 2004-2005
Apollon Limassol 2005-2005
Spennymoor United 2006-2007
hartlepool United 2007
Billington Synthonia 2008-2009
Hartlepool United manager 2016-2017; Dierector of Football 2018; caretaker manager 2018; manager 2019-
 
Profile:
Arrived at Pittodrie with a strong reputation and high expectations, but did not settle and did not really look as if his heart was in his play. Left after six months.
Craig Hignett - Season 1998-99

Senior Aberdeen Debut: show all appearances
Date Result Competition Venue Att. Age at Debut Type
11/07/1998
Deveronvale 0-7 Aberdeen
Friendly F Princess Royal Park, Banff 28 Start

Appearances
Season League League Cup Scottish Cup Europe Total Other
  App Sub Goals App Sub Goals App Sub Goals App Sub Goals App Sub Goals App Sub Goals
1998-99
13
0
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
15
0
2
4
0
5
Totals:
13
0
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
15
0
2
4
0
5
Total Appearances/Goals: 15 2