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David Preece Squad Index
Information:
2002-03 Squad Number:
30
Position:
Goalkeeper
Date of Birth:
26th August 1976
Birthplace:
Sunderland, England
Nationality:
English
Height:
6' 2
Weight:
13st 2lbs
Signed:
29/7/1999
Career History:
Sunderland 30th June 1994, Released on 31st May 1997
Darlington 1st August 1997
Aberdeen 29th July 1999 to 31st May 2005 £300,000
Silkeborg IF 29th July 2005
Odense Boldklub 8th August 2008
Barnsley 20th July 2009, Released on 1st July 2012
Lincoln City 5th December 2012
Keflavik 29th April 2013
Lincoln City 8th August 2013 to 6th May 2016 Player-coach
Barnsley July 2016 to February 2017 Goalkeeping Coach
Manchester City February 2017 to February 2019 Assistant to Head of Goalkeeper Recruitment
÷stersunds FK February 2019 to Present Goalkeeping Coach
Honours:
Aberdeenshire Cup winner 2002.
 
Profile:
Spent some of his Pittodrie career as understudy to Jim Leighton and then Peter Kjaer, but still clocked up 106 appearances, three of them from the bench.
Left the Dons to sign for Silkeborg, Denmark 20 July 2005. When he retired from playing he became a journalist and commentator.
Full Name: David Douglas Preece

Senior Aberdeen Debut: show all appearances
Date Result Competition Venue Att. Age at Debut Type
01/08/1999
Aberdeen 0-5 Celtic
SPL 16,080 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
2005-06
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
3
0
0
2004-05
17
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
19
0
0
3
0
0
2003-04
36
0
0
3
0
0
5
0
0
0
0
0
44
0
0
6
0
0
2002-03
15
1
0
0
0
0
3
0
0
0
0
0
18
1
0
3
1
0
2001-02
7
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
7
1
0
3
0
0
2000-01
2
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
4
0
0
6
1
0
1999-00
9
1
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
11
1
0
1
0
0
Totals:
86
3
0
7
0
0
10
0
0
0
0
0
103
3
0
25
2
0
Total Appearances/Goals: 106 0