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Steve Smith Squad Index
Information:
1935-36 Squad Number:
1
Position:
Goalkeeper
Date of Birth:
20th February 1899
Birthplace:
Aberdeen
Nationality:
Scottish
Height:
5' 9 1/2
Weight:
11st 10lbs
Signed:
27/06/1930
Career History:
Hall Russell's
Thistle FC (Chicago)
All Scots FC (Chicago)
Canadian Occasionals (Toronto)
Brooklyn Wanderers FC (New York)
Aberdeen 17th July 1930; 10th March 1938
 
Profile:
After spending ten years playing most of his football in North America, local man Steve joined his home town club in the summer of 1930 and played an impressive 258 matches for the Dons first team before eventually giving way to George Johnstone. Steve came out of retirement to play some games for the Reserves in the late 30's when they were struggling to field a suitable keeper.

Died: Pinellas, Florida, United States, 27th December 1994

Senior Aberdeen Debut: show all appearances
Date Result Competition Venue Att. Age at Debut Type
20/09/1930
Dundee 4-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 13,000 31 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
1939-40
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
1936-37
29
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
29
0
0
2
0
0
1935-36
30
0
0
0
0
0
3
0
0
0
0
0
33
0
0
3
0
0
1934-35
36
0
0
0
0
0
7
0
0
0
0
0
43
0
0
5
0
0
1933-34
33
0
0
0
0
0
4
0
0
0
0
0
37
0
0
5
0
0
1932-33
38
0
0
0
0
0
3
0
0
0
0
0
41
0
0
4
0
0
1931-32
37
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
38
0
0
10
0
0
1930-31
31
0
0
0
0
0
6
0
0
0
0
0
37
0
0
8
0
0
Totals:
234
0
0
0
0
0
24
0
0
0
0
0
258
0
0
38
0
0
Total Appearances/Goals: 258 0