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Dave Smith Squad Index
Information:
1964-65 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.

Senior Aberdeen Debut: show all appearances
Date Result Competition Venue Att. Age at Debut Type
10/01/1962
Aberdeen 1-1 St. Johnstone
Div 1 (Old) 4,500 18 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