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Doug Fraser Squad Index
Information:
1962-63 Squad Number:
6
Position:
Left Half
Date of Birth:
08th December 1941
Birthplace:
Busby, East Renfrewshire
Nationality:
Scottish
Height:
5' 9
Weight:
11st 3lbs
Signed:
17th November 1959
Career History:
Rolls Royce works team
Eaglesham Amateurs
Blantyre Celtic 1956
Aberdeen 17th November 1959
West Bromwich Albion 21st September 1963 25,000
Nottingham Forest January 1971 35,000
Walsall July 1973 8,000
Walsall manager January 1974 - March 1977
Honours:
Played twice for Scotland (one match in 1967-1968 and one match in 1968-1969).
International Honours:
Caps: 2
 
Profile:
Full name: Douglas Michael Fraser.

Joined Blantyre Celtic after registration with Leeds United cancelled. An uncompromising, hard tackling player, with very good ball control who could consistently trap and pass the ball in virtually one move.

Transferred to West Bromwich Albion on 17th September 1963. Manager of Walsall from 1974-1977 after which he reitred from football and became a prison guard at Nottingham.

Senior Aberdeen Debut: show all appearances
Date Result Competition Venue Att. Age at Debut Type
30/04/1960
Aberdeen 2-0 Ayr United
Div 1 (Old) 8,000 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
1963-64
3
0
1
6
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
9
0
1
0
0
0
1962-63
8
0
0
5
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
13
0
0
1
0
0
1961-62
28
0
0
6
0
0
5
0
1
0
0
0
39
0
1
3
0
0
1960-61
24
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
25
0
0
3
0
1
1959-60
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
Totals:
64
0
1
17
0
0
6
0
1
0
0
0
87
0
2
7
0
1
Total Appearances/Goals: 87 2