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John Paton Squad Index
Information:
1915-16 Squad Number:
8
Position:
Inside Right
Birthplace:
Aberdeen
Nationality:
Scottish
Height:
5' 4
Weight:
10st 7lbs
Signed:
14/04/1916
Career History:
NOTE: Player Career history has been temporarily removed for data cleanse.
 
Profile:
Served in the Gordon Highlanders during the First World War but managed to turn out for Aberdeen whilst on service.

Appearances: show debut only
Date Result Competition Venue Att. Age at Debut Type
15/04/1916
Hibernian 0-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 3,000 Start
25/04/1916
Dumbarton 2-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 2,500 Start
29/04/1916
Aberdeen 0-0 Rangers
Div 1 (Old) 6,000 Start
06/05/1916
Dundee 3-4 Aberdeen
Robertson Cup 1,000 Start
13/05/1916
Aberdeen 0-1 Dundee
Robertson Cup 2,000 Start
26/08/1916
Third Lanark 2-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 2,500 Start
09/09/1916
Dundee 1-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 7,000 Start
16/09/1916
Aberdeen 2-4 Queens Park
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 Start
23/09/1916
Aberdeen 1-1 Morton
Div 1 (Old) 4,500 Start
30/09/1916
Ayr United 1-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 3,000 Start
07/10/1916
Aberdeen 1-2 Airdrie
Div 1 (Old) 4,000 Start
14/10/1916
Clyde 2-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 1,000 Start
28/10/1916
Dumbarton 1-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 3,000 Start
11/11/1916
Motherwell 1-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 4,500 Start
02/12/1916
Aberdeen 0-1 Motherwell
Div 1 (Old) 4,000 Start
09/12/1916
Hibernian 3-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 6,500 Start
16/12/1916
Aberdeen 0-1 Falkirk
Div 1 (Old) 2,500 Start
23/12/1916
Aberdeen 0-1 Third Lanark
Div 1 (Old) 3,000 Start
01/01/1917
Aberdeen 5-1 Dundee
Div 1 (Old) 4,000 Start
02/01/1917
Raith Rovers 3-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 Start
06/01/1917
Aberdeen 1-0 Ayr United
Div 1 (Old) 250 Start
13/01/1917
Queens Park 2-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 3,000 Start
20/01/1917
Aberdeen 0-1 Clyde
Div 1 (Old) 3,500 Start
10/02/1917
Heart of Midlothian 2-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 7,000 Start
17/02/1917
Aberdeen 1-2 Raith Rovers
Div 1 (Old) 3,000 Start
24/02/1917
Airdrie 3-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 2,500 Start
03/03/1917
Rangers 1-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 12,000 Start
10/03/1917
Aberdeen 2-4 Dumbarton
Div 1 (Old) 2,500 Start
17/03/1917
Hamilton 4-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 3,000 Start
24/03/1917
Aberdeen 0-0 Celtic
Div 1 (Old) 7,000 Start
31/03/1917
Partick Thistle 4-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 Start
07/04/1917
Falkirk 4-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 3,500 Start
21/04/1917
Aberdeen 2-1 Hibernian
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 Start
05/05/1917
Aberdeen 1-2 Dundee
Friendly Start
12/05/1917
Dundee 3-0 Aberdeen
Friendly 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
1916-17
28
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
28
0
2
2
0
0
1915-16
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
3
0
0
2
0
2
Totals:
31
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
31
0
2
4
0
2
Total Appearances/Goals: 31 2