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Doug Westland Squad Index
Information:
1935-36 Squad Number:
1
Position:
Goalkeeper
Date of Birth:
03rd April 1909
Birthplace:
Aberdeen
Nationality:
Scottish
Height:
6' 1
Weight:
12st 0lbs
Signed:
07/06/1934
Career History:
Banks o' Dee
Aberdeen 7th June 1934, Freed - 30th April 1936
Stoke City 1936-1938, (Freed 30th April 1948)
Belfast Celtic 1941-42
Barlaston St Giles
Raith Rovers 1st May 1948, Freed 30th April 1950
 
Profile:
Full name: Douglas George Westland.

He was also a good tennis player.

After retiring from football he opened a boarding-house in Aberdeen.

Died: Barrie, Canada, June 1988
Doug Westland

Appearances: show debut only
Date Result Competition Venue Att. Age at Debut Type
24/09/1934
Aberdeen 1-3 Kilmarnock
Div 1 (Old) Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 14,000 25 Start
16/03/1935
Aberdeen 1-1 Albion Rovers
Div 1 (Old) Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 7,000 25 Start
31/08/1935
Dunfermline Athletic 0-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) East End Park, Dunfermline 10,000 26 Start
07/09/1935
Aberdeen 3-0 Ayr United
Div 1 (Old) Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 12,000 26 Start
14/09/1935
Airdrie 3-4 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) Broomfield Park, Airdrie 7,000 26 Start
21/09/1935
Aberdeen 4-1 Dundee
Div 1 (Old) Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 16,000 26 Start
23/09/1935
Aberdeen 3-0 Hamilton
Div 1 (Old) Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 20,000 26 Start
28/09/1935
Third Lanark 5-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) Cathkin Park, Glasgow 9,000 26 Start
02/10/1935
Dundee 2-3 Aberdeen
Dewar Shield SF Dens Park, Dundee 26 Start
22/02/1936
Aberdeen 1-1 St. Johnstone
Scottish Cup R3 Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 32,468 26 Start
26/02/1936
St. Johnstone 0-1 Aberdeen
Scottish Cup R3 REP Muirton Park, Perth 21,843 26 Start
29/02/1936
Aberdeen 1-2 Arbroath
Div 1 (Old) Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 9,000 26 Start
28/03/1936
Aberdeen 3-0 St. Johnstone
Div 1 (Old) Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 7,000 26 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
1935-36
8
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
10
0
0
1
0
0
1934-35
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
Totals:
10
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
12
0
0
1
0
0
Total Appearances/Goals: 12 0