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Johnny Lang Squad Index
Information:
1936-37 Squad Number:
11
Position:
Outside Left
Date of Birth:
09th June 1908
Birthplace:
Dumbarton
Nationality:
Scottish
Height:
5' 9
Weight:
11st 4lbs
Signed:
29/04/1935
Career History:
Marhill Juniors
Dumbarton 7th August 1931
Forthbank 1932-33
King's Park 12th September 1933
Aberdeen 29th April 1935
Barnsley 30th September 1937-39 2,000
Dumbarton (war guest) 19th October 1939
Johnny Lang

Appearances: show debut only
Date Result Competition Venue Att. Age at Debut Type
10/08/1935
Aberdeen 3-1 Celtic
Div 1 (Old) Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 28,000 27 Start
17/08/1935
Motherwell 2-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) Fir Park, Motherwell 10,000 27 Start
24/08/1935
Aberdeen 3-1 Hibernian
Div 1 (Old) Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 15,000 27 Start
28/08/1935
Aberdeen 3-1 Clyde
Div 1 (Old) Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 8,000 27 Start
31/08/1935
Dunfermline Athletic 0-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) East End Park, Dunfermline 10,000 27 Start
07/09/1935
Aberdeen 3-0 Ayr United
Div 1 (Old) Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 12,000 27 Start
14/09/1935
Airdrie 3-4 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) Broomfield Park, Airdrie 7,000 27 Start
21/09/1935
Aberdeen 4-1 Dundee
Div 1 (Old) Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 16,000 27 Start
23/09/1935
Aberdeen 3-0 Hamilton
Div 1 (Old) Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 20,000 27 Start
28/09/1935
Third Lanark 5-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) Cathkin Park, Glasgow 9,000 27 Start
02/10/1935
Dundee 2-3 Aberdeen
Dewar Shield SF Dens Park, Dundee 27 Start
12/10/1935
Arbroath 0-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) Gayfield Park, Arbroath 6,000 27 Start
26/10/1935
Kilmarnock 2-5 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) Rugby Park, Kilmarnock 6,000 27 Start
16/11/1935
Albion Rovers 1-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) Cliftonhill, Coatbridge 6,000 27 Start
23/11/1935
Aberdeen 1-0 Rangers
Div 1 (Old) Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 34,500 27 Start
30/11/1935
Aberdeen 2-1 Heart of Midlothian
Div 1 (Old) Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 18,000 27 Start
07/12/1935
Clyde 0-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) Shawfield Stadium, Glasgow 11,000 27 Start
14/12/1935
Hamilton 2-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) Douglas Park, Hamilton 4,000 27 Start
21/12/1935
Celtic 5-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) Celtic Park, Glasgow 40,000 27 Start
28/12/1935
Aberdeen 1-1 Motherwell
Div 1 (Old) Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 17,000 27 Start
01/01/1936
Dundee 2-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) Dens Park, Dundee 22,000 27 Start
29/01/1936
Aberdeen 4-1 Hamilton
Scottish Cup R1 Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 14,718 27 Start
01/02/1936
Aberdeen 2-0 Third Lanark
Div 1 (Old) Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 11,000 27 Start
08/02/1936
Aberdeen 6-0 Kings Park
Scottish Cup R2 Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 13,613 27 Start
15/02/1936
Partick Thistle 3-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) Firhill, Glasgow 22,000 27 Start
22/02/1936
Aberdeen 1-1 St. Johnstone
Scottish Cup R3 Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 32,468 27 Start
26/02/1936
St. Johnstone 0-1 Aberdeen
Scottish Cup R3 REP Muirton Park, Perth 21,843 27 Start
29/02/1936
Aberdeen 1-2 Arbroath
Div 1 (Old) Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 9,000 27 Start
07/03/1936
Aberdeen 0-1 Rangers
Scottish Cup QF Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 41,663 27 Start
14/03/1936
Aberdeen 2-1 Kilmarnock
Div 1 (Old) Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 8,000 27 Start
21/03/1936
Queen of the South 1-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) Palmerston Park, Dumfries 9,000 27 Start
28/03/1936
Aberdeen 3-0 St. Johnstone
Div 1 (Old) Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 7,000 27 Start
20/04/1936
Cardiff City 1-1 Aberdeen
Friendly Ninian Park, Cardiff 10,000 27 Start
08/08/1936
Hibernian 1-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) Easter Road, Edinburgh 23,000 28 Start
15/08/1936
Aberdeen 4-0 Arbroath
Div 1 (Old) Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 18,000 28 Start
19/08/1936
Aberdeen 1-1 Hibernian
Div 1 (Old) Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 15,000 28 Start
05/12/1936
Queens Park 1-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) Hampden Park, Glasgow 4,000 28 Start
24/03/1937
Albion Rovers 1-5 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) Cliftonhill, Coatbridge 500 28 Start
27/03/1937
Aberdeen 4-0 Heart of Midlothian
Div 1 (Old) Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 16,000 28 Start
03/04/1937
Aberdeen 2-0 Morton
Scottish Cup SF Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 31,970 28 Start
07/04/1937
Clyde 0-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) Shawfield Stadium, Glasgow 7,000 28 Start
10/04/1937
Hamilton 3-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) Douglas Park, Hamilton 3,500 28 Start
24/04/1937
Aberdeen 1-2 Celtic
Scottish Cup F Hampden Park, Glasgow Click here to watch the Highlights of Aberdeen v Celtic now on RedTV (Subscription Required) 146,433 28 Start
28/04/1937
Kilmarnock 1-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) Rugby Park, Kilmarnock 2,000 28 Start
24/05/1937
Western Province 3-7 Aberdeen
South African Tour 28 Start
26/05/1937
Griqualand 1-2 Aberdeen
South African Tour 28 Start
29/05/1937
Southern Transvaal 0-3 Aberdeen
South African Tour 25,000 28 Start
05/06/1937
Natal 4-3 Aberdeen
South African Tour Kingsmead Ground, Durban 28 Start
09/06/1937
Orange Free State 0-2 Aberdeen
South African Tour 3,000 28 Start
12/06/1937
Transvaall 4-2 Aberdeen
South African Tour 20,000 29 Start
13/06/1937
Lourenco Marques 4-6 Aberdeen
South African Tour 29 Start
16/06/1937
Eastern Transvaal 2-1 Aberdeen
South African Tour 5,000 29 Start
19/06/1937
South Africa 2-5 Aberdeen
South African Tour Kingsmead Ground, Durban 15,000 29 Start
23/06/1937
Natal 3-3 Aberdeen
South African Tour 3,000 29 Start
26/06/1937
South Africa 1-5 Aberdeen
South African Tour 25,000 29 Start
30/06/1937
Frontier XI 1-6 Aberdeen
South African Tour 29 Start
03/07/1937
South Africa 2-3 Aberdeen
South African Tour 10,000 29 Start
07/07/1937
Western Province 0-4 Aberdeen
South African Tour Hartleyvale, Cape Town, South Africa 1,000 29 Start
14/08/1937
Aberdeen 4-0 St. Mirren
Div 1 (Old) Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 19,000 29 Start
21/08/1937
Falkirk 4-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) Brockville Park, Falkirk 18,000 29 Start
24/08/1937
St. Mirren 2-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) St Mirren Park (Love Street), Paisley 12,500 29 Start
28/08/1937
Aberdeen 3-1 Partick Thistle
Div 1 (Old) Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 18,000 29 Start
01/09/1937
Aberdeen 5-2 Clyde
Div 1 (Old) Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 12,000 29 Start
04/09/1937
Third Lanark 2-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) Cathkin Park, Glasgow 12,000 29 Start
08/09/1937
Aberdeen 1-0 Third Lanark
Div 1 (Old) Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 17,000 29 Start
11/09/1937
Aberdeen 2-3 Dundee
Div 1 (Old) Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 26,000 29 Start
15/09/1937
Aberdeen 1-2 Falkirk
Div 1 (Old) Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 12,000 29 Start
18/09/1937
Motherwell 2-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) Firs Park, Falkirk 8,500 29 Start
25/09/1937
Aberdeen 1-1 Celtic
Div 1 (Old) Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 27,000 29 Start
27/09/1937
Aberdeen 3-0 Arbroath
Div 1 (Old) Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 10,000 29 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
1937-38
12
0
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
12
0
4
14
0
10
1936-37
9
0
2
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
11
0
2
0
0
0
1935-36
26
0
10
0
0
0
5
0
3
0
0
0
31
0
13
2
0
2
Totals:
47
0
16
0
0
0
7
0
3
0
0
0
54
0
19
16
0
12
Total Appearances/Goals: 54 19