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Dave Smith Squad Index
Information:
1962-63 Squad Number:
6
Position:
Left Half
Date of Birth:
14th November 1943
Birthplace:
Aberdeen
Nationality:
Scottish
Height:
5' 11
Weight:
10 st 5 lbs
Signed:
25th February 1961
Career History:
Aberdeen Lads Club
Aberdeen 25th February 1961
Rangers 12th August 1966, 40,000
Arbroath 4th December 1974, 12,000 player-coach
Los Angeles Aztecs
Berwick Rangers 6th November 1976 - 22nd October 1980 player-manager
Meadowbank 27th October 1980, Released 13th February 1981
Hamilton Academicals 28th February 1981
Huntly 16th March 1981
Peterhead player-manager 8th August 1982
Newton Stewart
Honours:
Scotland Under-23's (2 Caps). Scottish League (4 Appearances).
 
Profile:
Full name: David Bruce Smith.

A fixture with the Dons through most of hte early 1960's, Dave was transferred to Rangers in August 1966 for 50,000. He played for the Glasgow team in the European National Cup-Winners' Cup Final of 1967 against Bayern Munich.

Appearances: show debut only
Date Result Competition Venue Att. Age at Debut Type
10/01/1962
Aberdeen 1-1 St. Johnstone
Div 1 (Old) 4,500 18 Start
13/01/1962
Aberdeen 1-1 Airdrie
Div 1 (Old) 4,200 18 Start
01/09/1962
Falkirk 1-2 Aberdeen
League Cup G3 4,000 18 Start
08/09/1962
Dundee 2-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 12,000 18 Start
15/09/1962
Aberdeen 4-0 Dunfermline Athletic
Div 1 (Old) 10,000 18 Start
22/09/1962
Celtic 1-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 29,000 18 Start
29/09/1962
Aberdeen 4-1 Third Lanark
Div 1 (Old) 14,000 18 Start
06/10/1962
St. Mirren 2-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 7,000 18 Start
13/10/1962
Aberdeen 10-0 Raith Rovers
Div 1 (Old) 9,000 18 Start
20/10/1962
Queen of the South 2-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,500 18 Start
27/10/1962
Aberdeen 2-3 Rangers
Div 1 (Old) 36,000 18 Start
03/11/1962
Heart of Midlothian 1-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 20,000 18 Start
10/11/1962
Aberdeen 3-0 Hibernian
Div 1 (Old) 11,000 18 Start
21/11/1962
Motherwell 0-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 3,000 19 Start
24/11/1962
Aberdeen 1-0 Falkirk
Div 1 (Old) 9,000 19 Start
01/12/1962
Clyde 1-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 7,000 19 Start
08/12/1962
Dundee United 3-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 10,000 19 Start
15/12/1962
Aberdeen 1-1 Partick Thistle
Div 1 (Old) 15,000 19 Start
22/12/1962
Aberdeen 1-0 Kilmarnock
Div 1 (Old) 14,000 19 Start
01/01/1963
Aberdeen 1-0 Dundee
Div 1 (Old) 15,000 19 Start
05/01/1963
Aberdeen 1-5 Celtic
Div 1 (Old) 15,000 19 Start
16/02/1963
Aberdeen 0-1 St. Mirren
Div 1 (Old) 8,000 19 Start
09/03/1963
Aberdeen 2-1 Heart of Midlothian
Div 1 (Old) 11,000 19 Start
13/03/1963
St. Johnstone 1-2 Aberdeen
Scottish Cup R2 9,000 19 Start
16/03/1963
Hibernian 2-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 12,000 19 Start
20/03/1963
Aberdeen 4-0 Dunfermline Athletic
Scottish Cup R3 20,000 19 Start
23/03/1963
Aberdeen 1-1 Motherwell
Div 1 (Old) 10,000 19 Start
26/03/1963
Aberdeen 4-1 Queen of the South
Div 1 (Old) 9,000 19 Start
30/03/1963
Raith Rovers 2-1 Aberdeen
Scottish Cup R4 8,000 19 Start
03/04/1963
Falkirk 2-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 10,000 19 Start
06/04/1963
Aberdeen 0-2 Clyde
Div 1 (Old) 4,000 19 Start
10/04/1963
Airdrieonians 2-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 9,000 19 Start
20/04/1963
Partick Thistle 2-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 19 Start
24/04/1963
Third Lanark 1-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 2,100 19 Start
04/05/1963
Raith Rovers 0-4 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 1,000 19 Start
07/05/1963
Aberdeen 1-2 Dundee United
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 19 Start
27/05/1963
Rangers 2-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 14,000 19 Start
10/08/1963
Dundee United 1-1 Aberdeen
League Cup G2 15,000 19 Start
14/08/1963
Aberdeen 2-2 St. Mirren
League Cup G2 11,000 19 Start
17/08/1963
Hibernian 2-2 Aberdeen
League Cup G2 10,000 19 Start
24/08/1963
Aberdeen 2-0 Dundee United
League Cup G2 16,000 19 Start
28/08/1963
St. Mirren 0-3 Aberdeen
League Cup G2 7,000 19 Start
31/08/1963
Aberdeen 0-2 Hibernian
League Cup G2 20,000 19 Start
07/09/1963
Aberdeen 2-4 Dundee
Div 1 (Old) 12,500 19 Start
14/09/1963
St. Johnstone 3-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 8,700 19 Start
21/09/1963
Aberdeen 0-2 St. Mirren
Div 1 (Old) 8,000 19 Start
28/09/1963
Airdrie 1-7 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 6,000 19 Start
05/10/1963
Aberdeen 1-1 Third Lanark
Div 1 (Old) 10,000 19 Start
12/10/1963
Celtic 3-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 15,000 19 Start
19/10/1963
Kilmarnock 2-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 7,000 19 Start
26/10/1963
Aberdeen 3-0 Falkirk
Div 1 (Old) 8,000 19 Start
02/11/1963
Heart of Midlothian 0-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 8,000 19 Start
09/11/1963
Rangers 0-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 34,000 19 Start
16/11/1963
Aberdeen 6-2 Motherwell
Div 1 (Old) 8,500 20 Start
19/11/1963
Aberdeen 2-0 Stoke City
Friendly 10,000 20 Start
23/11/1963
Queen of the South 2-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 20 Start
30/11/1963
Hibernian 2-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 10,000 20 Start
07/12/1963
Aberdeen 4-1 East Stirlingshire
Div 1 (Old) 7,000 20 Start
14/12/1963
Dundee United 1-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 10,000 20 Start
28/12/1963
Aberdeen 0-5 Partick Thistle
Div 1 (Old) 8,500 20 Start
01/01/1964
Dundee 1-4 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 15,000 20 Start
02/01/1964
Aberdeen 0-1 St. Johnstone
Div 1 (Old) 10,000 20 Start
04/01/1964
St. Mirren 3-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 20 Start
11/01/1964
Aberdeen 5-2 Hibernian
Scottish Cup R1 15,000 20 Start
18/01/1964
Aberdeen 2-2 Airdrie
Div 1 (Old) 7,500 20 Start
25/01/1964
Aberdeen 1-1 Queens Park
Scottish Cup R2 13,300 20 Start
29/01/1964
Queens Park 1-2 Aberdeen
Scottish Cup R2 REP 6,100 20 Start
01/02/1964
Third Lanark 1-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 6,000 20 Start
08/02/1964
Aberdeen 0-3 Celtic
Div 1 (Old) 15,000 20 Start
15/02/1964
Aberdeen 1-2 Ayr United
Scottish Cup R3 10,300 20 Start
19/02/1964
Aberdeen 0-0 Kilmarnock
Div 1 (Old) 6,000 20 Start
22/02/1964
Falkirk 2-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 10,000 20 Start
29/02/1964
Aberdeen 1-2 Heart of Midlothian
Div 1 (Old) 10,000 20 Start
11/03/1964
Aberdeen 1-1 Rangers
Div 1 (Old) 22,000 20 Start
14/03/1964
Motherwell 0-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 8,000 20 Start
21/03/1964
Aberdeen 3-0 Queen of the South
Div 1 (Old) 3,400 20 Start
28/03/1964
Aberdeen 3-1 Hibernian
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 20 Start
04/04/1964
East Stirlingshire 2-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 1,000 20 Start
08/04/1964
Aberdeen 0-1 Dunfermline Athletic
Div 1 (Old) 4,000 20 Start
18/04/1964
Aberdeen 0-0 Dundee United
Div 1 (Old) 3,500 20 Start
24/04/1964
Dunfermline Athletic 3-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,500 20 Start
02/05/1964
Aberdeen 3-2 St. Johnstone
Summer Cup 4,500 20 Start
06/05/1964
Dundee 1-0 Aberdeen
Summer Cup 12,000 20 Start
09/05/1964
Dundee United 4-1 Aberdeen
Summer Cup 5,174 20 Start
13/05/1964
St. Johnstone 0-2 Aberdeen
Summer Cup 4,800 20 Start
16/05/1964
Aberdeen 3-1 Dundee
Summer Cup 9,000 20 Start
20/05/1964
Aberdeen 5-0 Dundee United
Summer Cup 10,343 20 Start
23/05/1964
Partick Thistle 1-0 Aberdeen
Summer Cup SF 1L 11,537 20 Start
27/05/1964
Aberdeen 3-1 Partick Thistle
Summer Cup SF 2L 14,000 20 Start
01/08/1964
Aberdeen 3-2 Hibernian
Summer Cup F 1L 22,000 20 Start
05/08/1964
Hibernian 2-1 Aberdeen
Summer Cup F 2L 28,000 20 Start
08/08/1964
Rangers 4-0 Aberdeen
League Cup G1 45,000 20 Start
12/08/1964
Aberdeen 2-1 St. Johnstone
League Cup G1 10,000 20 Start
15/08/1964
St. Mirren 3-3 Aberdeen
League Cup G1 5,000 20 Start
19/08/1964
Aberdeen 2-1 St. Mirren
Div 1 (Old) 11,000 20 Start
22/08/1964
Aberdeen 3-4 Rangers
League Cup G1 30,000 20 Start
26/08/1964
St. Johnstone 1-1 Aberdeen
League Cup G1 4,000 20 Start
29/08/1964
Aberdeen 2-2 St. Mirren
League Cup G1 7,000 20 Start
02/09/1964
Aberdeen 1-3 Hibernian
Summer Cup F REP 20 Start
05/09/1964
Dundee 3-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 8,000 20 Start
12/09/1964
Aberdeen 5-5 St. Johnstone
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 20 Start
26/09/1964
Aberdeen 5-1 Partick Thistle
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 20 Start
03/10/1964
Third Lanark 4-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 3,000 20 Start
10/10/1964
Aberdeen 1-3 Celtic
Div 1 (Old) 13,000 20 Start
17/10/1964
Aberdeen 0-1 Motherwell
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 20 Start
24/10/1964
Dunfermline Athletic 2-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 6,000 20 Start
31/10/1964
Aberdeen 2-1 Falkirk
Div 1 (Old) 4,000 20 Start
07/11/1964
Rangers 2-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 30,000 20 Start
14/11/1964
Aberdeen 2-1 Morton
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 21 Start
21/11/1964
Aberdeen 1-1 Kilmarnock
Div 1 (Old) 10,000 21 Start
28/11/1964
Dundee United 0-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 6,000 21 Start
12/12/1964
Heart of Midlothian 6-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 12,117 21 Start
19/12/1964
Aberdeen 0-3 Clyde
Div 1 (Old) 3,500 21 Start
26/12/1964
St. Mirren 4-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 4,500 21 Start
01/01/1965
Aberdeen 1-1 Dundee
Div 1 (Old) 8,000 21 Start
09/01/1965
Aberdeen 1-1 Hibernian
Div 1 (Old) 8,000 21 Start
16/01/1965
Partick Thistle 2-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 21 Start
27/01/1965
Aberdeen 3-1 Third Lanark
Div 1 (Old) 9,000 21 Start
30/01/1965
Celtic 8-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 14,000 21 Start
06/02/1965
Aberdeen 0-0 East Fife
Scottish Cup R1 10,100 21 Start
10/02/1965
East Fife 1-0 Aberdeen
Scottish Cup R1 REP 7,000 21 Start
17/02/1965
St. Johnstone 2-4 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 6,500 21 Start
27/02/1965
Aberdeen 2-2 Dunfermline Athletic
Div 1 (Old) 7,000 21 Start
06/03/1965
Falkirk 0-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 4,000 21 Start
13/03/1965
Aberdeen 2-0 Rangers
Div 1 (Old) 25,000 21 Start
20/03/1965
Morton 1-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 4,000 21 Start
24/03/1965
Aberdeen 5-2 Airdrie
Div 1 (Old) 4,000 21 Start
27/03/1965
Kilmarnock 2-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 6,500 21 Start
03/04/1965
Aberdeen 1-0 Dundee United
Div 1 (Old) 11,000 21 Start
10/04/1965
Airdrie 2-4 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 4,000 21 Start
14/04/1965
Motherwell 2-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 21 Start
17/04/1965
Aberdeen 0-3 Heart of Midlothian
Div 1 (Old) 15,000 21 Start
24/04/1965
Clyde 4-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 4,540 21 Start
01/05/1965
St. Johnstone 2-0 Aberdeen
Summer Cup 4,000 21 Start
05/05/1965
Aberdeen 3-1 Dundee
Summer Cup 5,000 21 Start
08/05/1965
Aberdeen 1-2 Dundee United
Summer Cup 6,000 21 Start
12/05/1965
Aberdeen 2-0 St. Johnstone
Summer Cup 3,000 21 Start
15/05/1965
Dundee 1-2 Aberdeen
Summer Cup 5,000 21 Start
19/05/1965
Dundee United 3-0 Aberdeen
Summer Cup 4,369 21 Start
14/08/1965
Clyde 1-2 Aberdeen
League Cup G2 4,000 21 Start
18/08/1965
Aberdeen 1-1 Heart of Midlothian
League Cup G2 18,000 21 Start
21/08/1965
Aberdeen 2-0 Rangers
League Cup G2 24,000 21 Start
25/08/1965
Aberdeen 2-2 Stirling Albion
Div 1 (Old) 7,000 21 Start
28/08/1965
Aberdeen 2-0 Clyde
League Cup G2 12,000 21 Start
01/09/1965
Heart of Midlothian 2-0 Aberdeen
League Cup G2 11,000 21 Start
04/09/1965
Rangers 4-0 Aberdeen
League Cup G2 45,000 21 Start
11/09/1965
St. Johnstone 2-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 6,000 21 Start
18/09/1965
Aberdeen 2-3 Dundee
Div 1 (Old) 8,000 21 Start
25/09/1965
Celtic 7-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 20,000 21 Start
02/10/1965
Aberdeen 4-1 St. Mirren
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 21 Start
09/10/1965
Hamilton 0-4 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 2,500 21 Start
16/10/1965
Aberdeen 2-2 Dunfermline Athletic
Div 1 (Old) 7,000 21 Start
23/10/1965
Clyde 2-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 1,500 21 Start
30/10/1965
Heart of Midlothian 1-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 10,541 21 Start
06/11/1965
Aberdeen 1-0 Kilmarnock
Div 1 (Old) 8,000 21 Start
13/11/1965
Partick Thistle 0-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 21 Start
20/11/1965
Aberdeen 2-0 Falkirk
Div 1 (Old) 4,000 22 Start
27/11/1965
Morton 1-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 6,000 22 Start
01/12/1965
Aberdeen 4-1 Slovan Bratislava
Friendly 5,860 22 Start
11/12/1965
Aberdeen 0-0 Dundee United
Div 1 (Old) 10,000 22 Start
18/12/1965
Motherwell 1-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,500 22 Start
25/12/1965
Aberdeen 1-3 Hibernian
Div 1 (Old) 9,000 22 Start
03/01/1966
Aberdeen 2-3 St. Johnstone
Div 1 (Old) 6,000 22 Start
08/01/1966
Stirling Albion 2-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 3,035 22 Start
15/01/1966
Aberdeen 3-1 Celtic
Div 1 (Old) 18,000 22 Start
22/01/1966
St. Mirren 1-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 4,500 22 Start
29/01/1966
Aberdeen 5-2 Hamilton
Div 1 (Old) 8,000 22 Start
05/02/1966
Hamilton 1-3 Aberdeen
Scottish Cup R1 2,600 22 Start
23/02/1966
Aberdeen 5-0 Dundee United
Scottish Cup R2 14,000 22 Start
26/02/1966
Aberdeen 0-1 Heart of Midlothian
Div 1 (Old) 12,000 22 Start
02/03/1966
Aberdeen 2-0 Clyde
Div 1 (Old) 6,000 22 Start
05/03/1966
Dumbarton 0-3 Aberdeen
Scottish Cup QF 10,000 22 Start
09/03/1966
Kilmarnock 1-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 22 Start
12/03/1966
Aberdeen 2-1 Partick Thistle
Div 1 (Old) 8,500 22 Start
19/03/1966
Falkirk 3-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 4,000 22 Start
21/03/1966
Dunfermline Athletic 2-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 6,000 22 Start
26/03/1966
Aberdeen 0-0 Rangers
Scottish Cup SF 49,350 22 Start
29/03/1966
Aberdeen 1-2 Rangers
Scottish Cup SF REP 40,850 22 Start
04/04/1966
Aberdeen 5-3 Morton
Div 1 (Old) 3,500 22 Start
09/04/1966
Rangers 1-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 18,000 22 Start
13/04/1966
Aberdeen 1-2 Rangers
Div 1 (Old) 16,000 22 Start
16/04/1966
Dundee United 3-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 7,000 22 Start
20/04/1966
Dundee 1-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,500 22 Start
23/04/1966
Aberdeen 1-2 Motherwell
Div 1 (Old) 4,000 22 Start
30/04/1966
Hibernian 0-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 8,000 22 Start
04/05/1966
Rothes 1-5 Aberdeen
Benefit Match 22 Start
17/05/1966
Crystal Palace 1-0 Aberdeen
Friendly 4,944 22 Start
06/08/1966
Aberdeen 2-1 Manchester City
Friendly 7,000 22 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
1966-67
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
1
1965-66
34
0
3
6
0
0
5
0
0
0
0
0
45
0
3
3
0
1
1964-65
33
0
0
6
0
4
2
0
0
0
0
0
41
0
4
9
0
1
1963-64
33
0
2
6
0
0
4
0
1
0
0
0
43
0
3
9
0
1
1962-63
31
0
3
1
0
0
3
0
0
0
0
0
35
0
3
0
0
0
1961-62
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
Totals:
133
0
8
19
0
4
14
0
1
0
0
0
166
0
13
22
0
4
Total Appearances/Goals: 166 13  

Scottish International Caps
Season Date
Match
Tournament
1967-68 30/05/68
Holland v SCOTLAND
Friendly
1965-66 11/05/66
SCOTLAND v Holland
Friendly
Total Appearances: 2