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Dave Bennett Squad Index
Information:
1962-63 Squad Number:
2
Position:
Right Back
Date of Birth:
21st November 1938
Birthplace:
Aberdeen
Nationality:
Scottish
Height:
5' 10 1/4
Weight:
10st 8lbs
Signed:
26/03/1960
Career History:
Kaimhill Youth Club
Sunnybank Juniors
Aberdeen 26th March 1960 Freed 30th April 1967
Inverness Caledonian 26th May 1967
Inverness Caledonian 23rd August 1969
Keith 29th May 1972
 
Profile:
A cool, resourceful player. An insurance inspector and part-time player.".

Source: Blackpool programme, 28th January 1961

When with Inverness Caledonian, Dave workd as a lecturer.

Died: Aberdeen, 1st June 1988


Appearances: show debut only
Date Result Competition Venue Att. Age at Debut Type
24/08/1960
Aberdeen 1-4 Dunfermline Athletic
Div 1 (Old) 12,000 21 Start
27/08/1960
Ayr United 1-1 Aberdeen
League Cup G4 4,000 21 Start
31/08/1960
Aberdeen 3-0 Raith Rovers
League Cup G4 8,000 21 Start
03/09/1960
Dundee 6-0 Aberdeen
League Cup G4 14,500 21 Start
10/09/1960
Dundee 3-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 12,000 21 Start
12/09/1960
Aberdeen 3-2 Bahia
Friendly 15,000 21 Start
17/09/1960
Aberdeen 4-2 St. Johnstone
Div 1 (Old) 10,000 21 Start
24/09/1960
Celtic 0-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 18,000 21 Start
27/09/1960
Aberdeen 2-0 Bahia
Friendly 11,000 21 Start
01/10/1960
Ayr United 1-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 21 Start
08/10/1960
Aberdeen 5-3 Third Lanark
Div 1 (Old) 11,000 21 Start
15/10/1960
Clyde 1-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 10,000 21 Start
22/10/1960
Raith Rovers 0-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 21 Start
29/10/1960
Aberdeen 1-1 Airdrie
Div 1 (Old) 13,000 21 Start
05/11/1960
Heart of Midlothian 3-4 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 20,000 21 Start
12/11/1960
Aberdeen 3-3 Motherwell
Div 1 (Old) 11,000 21 Start
15/11/1960
Aberdeen 5-4 British Army XI
Friendly 21 Start
19/11/1960
Hibernian 2-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 12,000 21 Start
26/11/1960
Aberdeen 1-3 Dundee United
Div 1 (Old) 13,000 22 Start
03/12/1960
Rangers 4-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 25,000 22 Start
10/12/1960
Aberdeen 3-2 Kilmarnock
Div 1 (Old) 13,000 22 Start
17/12/1960
Aberdeen 2-1 Partick Thistle
Div 1 (Old) 13,000 22 Start
24/12/1960
St. Mirren 1-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 9,000 22 Start
31/12/1960
Dunfermline Athletic 2-6 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 8,335 22 Start
02/01/1961
Aberdeen 2-1 Dundee
Div 1 (Old) 23,000 22 Start
07/01/1961
St. Johnstone 2-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 11,000 22 Start
14/01/1961
Aberdeen 1-3 Celtic
Div 1 (Old) 20,000 22 Start
21/01/1961
Aberdeen 3-1 Ayr United
Div 1 (Old) 9,000 22 Start
28/01/1961
Blackpool 1-2 Aberdeen
Friendly 4,430 22 Start
04/02/1961
Third Lanark 5-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 8,500 22 Start
11/02/1961
Aberdeen 4-2 Deveronvale
Scottish Cup R2 14,200 22 Start
18/02/1961
Aberdeen 4-2 Clyde
Div 1 (Old) 12,000 22 Start
25/02/1961
Aberdeen 3-6 Dunfermline Athletic
Scottish Cup R3 18,000 22 Start
01/03/1961
Aberdeen 0-1 Raith Rovers
Div 1 (Old) 8,000 22 Start
04/03/1961
Airdrie 3-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 22 Start
11/03/1961
Kilmarnock 4-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 8,000 22 Start
14/03/1961
Aberdeen 0-2 Heart of Midlothian
Div 1 (Old) 11,500 22 Start
18/03/1961
Motherwell 1-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 7,000 22 Start
25/03/1961
Aberdeen 1-4 Hibernian
Div 1 (Old) 6,000 22 Start
01/04/1961
Dundee United 3-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 22 Start
25/09/1961
Aberdeen 5-2 British Army XI
Friendly 3,000 22 Sub
07/10/1961
St. Mirren 3-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 22 Start
10/10/1961
Aberdeen 2-0 Le Havre
Friendship Cup 1L 22 Start
14/10/1961
Aberdeen 0-2 Heart of Midlothian
Div 1 (Old) 10,000 22 Start
21/10/1961
Falkirk 0-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 6,000 22 Start
24/10/1961
Aberdeen 3-3 C. A. R. La Paz, Bolivia
Friendly 22 Start
28/10/1961
Aberdeen 3-0 Motherwell
Div 1 (Old) 7,000 22 Start
04/11/1961
Hibernian 1-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 22 Start
11/11/1961
Aberdeen 2-1 Third Lanark
Div 1 (Old) 8,000 22 Start
18/11/1961
Dunfermline Athletic 4-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 7,998 22 Start
25/11/1961
Aberdeen 0-0 Celtic
Div 1 (Old) 15,000 23 Start
02/12/1961
Kilmarnock 4-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 7,500 23 Start
09/12/1961
Aberdeen 5-2 Airdrie
Scottish Cup R1 8,800 23 Start
16/12/1961
Aberdeen 1-3 Dundee United
Div 1 (Old) 7,000 23 Start
23/12/1961
Rangers 2-4 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 28,000 23 Start
06/01/1962
Stirling Albion 3-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 4,313 23 Start
10/01/1962
Aberdeen 1-1 St. Johnstone
Div 1 (Old) 4,500 23 Start
13/01/1962
Aberdeen 1-1 Airdrie
Div 1 (Old) 4,200 23 Start
17/01/1962
Dundee 2-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 13,000 23 Start
20/01/1962
Partick Thistle 4-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 10,000 23 Start
27/01/1962
Clyde 2-2 Aberdeen
Scottish Cup R2 10,000 23 Start
31/01/1962
Aberdeen 10-3 Clyde
Scottish Cup R2 REP 16,376 23 Start
03/02/1962
Aberdeen 3-1 St. Mirren
Div 1 (Old) 8,000 23 Start
10/02/1962
Heart of Midlothian 1-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 14,000 23 Start
17/02/1962
Aberdeen 2-2 Rangers
Scottish Cup R3 41,139 23 Start
21/02/1962
Rangers 5-1 Aberdeen
Scottish Cup R3 REP 57,600 23 Start
24/02/1962
Motherwell 1-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 23 Start
03/03/1962
Aberdeen 1-2 Hibernian
Div 1 (Old) 6,000 23 Start
28/04/1962
Raith Rovers 3-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 23 Start
06/05/1962
Le Havre 2-5 Aberdeen
Friendship Cup 2L 2,000 23 Sub
01/09/1962
Falkirk 1-2 Aberdeen
League Cup G3 4,000 23 Start
08/09/1962
Dundee 2-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 12,000 23 Start
15/09/1962
Aberdeen 4-0 Dunfermline Athletic
Div 1 (Old) 10,000 23 Start
22/09/1962
Celtic 1-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 29,000 23 Start
29/09/1962
Aberdeen 4-1 Third Lanark
Div 1 (Old) 14,000 23 Start
06/10/1962
St. Mirren 2-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 7,000 23 Start
13/10/1962
Aberdeen 10-0 Raith Rovers
Div 1 (Old) 9,000 23 Start
20/10/1962
Queen of the South 2-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,500 23 Start
27/10/1962
Aberdeen 2-3 Rangers
Div 1 (Old) 36,000 23 Start
03/11/1962
Heart of Midlothian 1-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 20,000 23 Start
10/11/1962
Aberdeen 3-0 Hibernian
Div 1 (Old) 11,000 23 Start
21/11/1962
Motherwell 0-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 3,000 24 Start
24/11/1962
Aberdeen 1-0 Falkirk
Div 1 (Old) 9,000 24 Start
01/12/1962
Clyde 1-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 7,000 24 Start
08/12/1962
Dundee United 3-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 10,000 24 Start
15/12/1962
Aberdeen 1-1 Partick Thistle
Div 1 (Old) 15,000 24 Start
22/12/1962
Aberdeen 1-0 Kilmarnock
Div 1 (Old) 14,000 24 Start
01/01/1963
Aberdeen 1-0 Dundee
Div 1 (Old) 15,000 24 Start
05/01/1963
Aberdeen 1-5 Celtic
Div 1 (Old) 15,000 24 Start
16/02/1963
Aberdeen 0-1 St. Mirren
Div 1 (Old) 8,000 24 Start
09/03/1963
Aberdeen 2-1 Heart of Midlothian
Div 1 (Old) 11,000 24 Start
13/03/1963
St. Johnstone 1-2 Aberdeen
Scottish Cup R2 9,000 24 Start
16/03/1963
Hibernian 2-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 12,000 24 Start
20/03/1963
Aberdeen 4-0 Dunfermline Athletic
Scottish Cup R3 20,000 24 Start
30/03/1963
Raith Rovers 2-1 Aberdeen
Scottish Cup R4 8,000 24 Start
03/04/1963
Falkirk 2-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 10,000 24 Start
21/09/1963
Aberdeen 0-2 St. Mirren
Div 1 (Old) 8,000 24 Start
28/09/1963
Airdrie 1-7 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 6,000 24 Start
05/10/1963
Aberdeen 1-1 Third Lanark
Div 1 (Old) 10,000 24 Start
12/10/1963
Celtic 3-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 15,000 24 Start
28/03/1964
Aberdeen 3-1 Hibernian
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 25 Start
09/05/1964
Dundee United 4-1 Aberdeen
Summer Cup 5,174 25 Start
13/05/1964
St. Johnstone 0-2 Aberdeen
Summer Cup 4,800 25 Start
16/05/1964
Aberdeen 3-1 Dundee
Summer Cup 9,000 25 Start
20/05/1964
Aberdeen 5-0 Dundee United
Summer Cup 10,343 25 Start
23/05/1964
Partick Thistle 1-0 Aberdeen
Summer Cup SF 1L 11,537 25 Start
27/05/1964
Aberdeen 3-1 Partick Thistle
Summer Cup SF 2L 14,000 25 Start
01/08/1964
Aberdeen 3-2 Hibernian
Summer Cup F 1L 22,000 25 Start
05/08/1964
Hibernian 2-1 Aberdeen
Summer Cup F 2L 28,000 25 Start
08/08/1964
Rangers 4-0 Aberdeen
League Cup G1 45,000 25 Start
12/08/1964
Aberdeen 2-1 St. Johnstone
League Cup G1 10,000 25 Start
15/08/1964
St. Mirren 3-3 Aberdeen
League Cup G1 5,000 25 Start
19/08/1964
Aberdeen 2-1 St. Mirren
Div 1 (Old) 11,000 25 Start
22/08/1964
Aberdeen 3-4 Rangers
League Cup G1 30,000 25 Start
26/08/1964
St. Johnstone 1-1 Aberdeen
League Cup G1 4,000 25 Start
29/08/1964
Aberdeen 2-2 St. Mirren
League Cup G1 7,000 25 Start
02/09/1964
Aberdeen 1-3 Hibernian
Summer Cup F REP 25 Start
05/09/1964
Dundee 3-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 8,000 25 Start
12/09/1964
Aberdeen 5-5 St. Johnstone
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 25 Start
31/10/1964
Aberdeen 2-1 Falkirk
Div 1 (Old) 4,000 25 Start
07/11/1964
Rangers 2-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 30,000 25 Start
09/01/1965
Aberdeen 1-1 Hibernian
Div 1 (Old) 8,000 26 Start
16/01/1965
Partick Thistle 2-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 26 Start
27/01/1965
Aberdeen 3-1 Third Lanark
Div 1 (Old) 9,000 26 Start
30/01/1965
Celtic 8-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 14,000 26 Start
06/02/1965
Aberdeen 0-0 East Fife
Scottish Cup R1 10,100 26 Start
10/02/1965
East Fife 1-0 Aberdeen
Scottish Cup R1 REP 7,000 26 Start
17/02/1965
St. Johnstone 2-4 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 6,500 26 Start
27/02/1965
Aberdeen 2-2 Dunfermline Athletic
Div 1 (Old) 7,000 26 Start
06/03/1965
Falkirk 0-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 4,000 26 Start
13/03/1965
Aberdeen 2-0 Rangers
Div 1 (Old) 25,000 26 Start
20/03/1965
Morton 1-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 4,000 26 Start
24/03/1965
Aberdeen 5-2 Airdrie
Div 1 (Old) 4,000 26 Start
27/03/1965
Kilmarnock 2-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 6,500 26 Start
03/04/1965
Aberdeen 1-0 Dundee United
Div 1 (Old) 11,000 26 Start
10/04/1965
Airdrie 2-4 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 4,000 26 Start
14/04/1965
Motherwell 2-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 26 Start
17/04/1965
Aberdeen 0-3 Heart of Midlothian
Div 1 (Old) 15,000 26 Start
24/04/1965
Clyde 4-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 4,540 26 Start
01/05/1965
St. Johnstone 2-0 Aberdeen
Summer Cup 4,000 26 Start
05/05/1965
Aberdeen 3-1 Dundee
Summer Cup 5,000 26 Start
08/05/1965
Aberdeen 1-2 Dundee United
Summer Cup 6,000 26 Start
12/05/1965
Aberdeen 2-0 St. Johnstone
Summer Cup 3,000 26 Start
15/05/1965
Dundee 1-2 Aberdeen
Summer Cup 5,000 26 Start
19/05/1965
Dundee United 3-0 Aberdeen
Summer Cup 4,369 26 Start
14/08/1965
Clyde 1-2 Aberdeen
League Cup G2 4,000 26 Start
18/08/1965
Aberdeen 1-1 Heart of Midlothian
League Cup G2 18,000 26 Start
21/08/1965
Aberdeen 2-0 Rangers
League Cup G2 24,000 26 Start
25/08/1965
Aberdeen 2-2 Stirling Albion
Div 1 (Old) 7,000 26 Start
28/08/1965
Aberdeen 2-0 Clyde
League Cup G2 12,000 26 Start
01/09/1965
Heart of Midlothian 2-0 Aberdeen
League Cup G2 11,000 26 Start
04/09/1965
Rangers 4-0 Aberdeen
League Cup G2 45,000 26 Start
11/09/1965
St. Johnstone 2-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 6,000 26 Start
18/09/1965
Aberdeen 2-3 Dundee
Div 1 (Old) 8,000 26 Start
25/09/1965
Celtic 7-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 20,000 26 Start
02/10/1965
Aberdeen 4-1 St. Mirren
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 26 Start
09/10/1965
Hamilton 0-4 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 2,500 26 Start
16/10/1965
Aberdeen 2-2 Dunfermline Athletic
Div 1 (Old) 7,000 26 Start
23/10/1965
Clyde 2-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 1,500 26 Start
20/04/1966
Dundee 1-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,500 27 Start
23/04/1966
Aberdeen 1-2 Motherwell
Div 1 (Old) 4,000 27 Start
30/04/1966
Hibernian 0-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 8,000 27 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
1965-66
11
0
0
6
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
17
0
0
0
0
0
1964-65
21
0
0
6
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
29
0
0
9
0
0
1963-64
5
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
5
0
0
6
0
0
1962-63
22
0
0
1
0
0
3
0
0
0
0
0
26
0
0
0
0
0
1961-62
21
0
0
0
0
0
5
0
0
0
0
0
26
0
0
2
2
0
1960-61
31
0
0
3
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
36
0
0
4
0
0
Totals:
111
0
0
16
0
0
12
0
0
0
0
0
139
0
0
21
2
0
Total Appearances/Goals: 139 0