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Davie Shaw Squad Index
Information:
1950-51 Squad Number:
3
Position:
Left Back
Date of Birth:
05th May 1917
Birthplace:
Annathill, Lanarkshire
Nationality:
Scottish
Height:
5' 7 1/2
Weight:
11st 2lbs
Signed:
15/07/1950
Career History:
Banknock Juveniles
Grange Rovers
Hibernian 24th January 1939
Aberdeen 15th July 1950, Player
Player Trainer February 1953,
Retired Player April 1953,
Trainer May 1953,
Manager 1955 to 17th November 1959,
Trainer 18th November 1959 to 26th July 1967
 
Profile:
Davie signed for Hibernian before the Second World War and played for them on either side of the conflict, including the 1947 Cup Final where he captained the losing side against Aberdeen. In 1950 he transferred to Pittodrie where he played 82 matches before being apponted coach by manager David Halliday. He took over as manager in 1955 and continued in that post till late 1959 when Tommy Pearson took charge. Davie returned to his job as coach/trainer and continued in the job till he retired in 1967.
Davie Shaw

Senior Aberdeen Debut: show all appearances
Date Result Competition Venue Att. Age at Debut Type
02/08/1950
Aberdeen 6-2 Aberdeen Reserves
Friendly Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 16,000 33 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
1952-53
14
0
0
3
0
0
8
0
0
0
0
0
25
0
0
2
0
0
1951-52
14
0
1
4
0
0
4
0
0
0
0
0
22
0
1
10
0
0
1950-51
23
0
0
10
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
35
0
0
10
0
0
Totals:
51
0
1
17
0
0
14
0
0
0
0
0
82
0
1
22
0
0
Total Appearances/Goals: 82 1