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Stewart Davidson Squad Index
Information:
1907-08 Squad Number:
4
Position:
Right Half
Date of Birth:
01st June 1889
Birthplace:
Aberdeen
Nationality:
Scottish
Height:
5' 10
Weight:
11st 10lbs
Signed:
24/02/1905, 18/05/1923
Career History:
Shamrock/Aberdeen 26-05-1905/M'boro 17-04-1913/Aberdeen (WG) 26-01-1917 - 30-04-1917/Aberdeen 17-05-1923 250 (Tribunal), Released - 30-04-1926/Forres Mechanics player-manager 02-06-1926-1931/Kent FA coach 1932-39/Chelsea AM cs 1939 - Retired July 1957
International Honours:
Caps: 1 (Scotland)
 
Profile:
Joined the Dons as a promising right-winger and studious passer of the ball, took some time to establish himself in the first team. Eventually emerged as a formidable defender and had a 20-year association with the club was broken by a transfer to Middlesbrough for 800 in April 1913. After the First World War, Davidson returned to Pittodrie and played on for the club till season 1924-25. After that, Davidson moved on to coaching and was assistant manager of Chelsea between 1939-1957.
Died - East Ham, 26th December 1960
Stewart Davidson

Senior Aberdeen Debut: show all appearances
Date Result Competition Venue Att. Age at Debut Type
15/08/1905
Aberdeen 0-0 St. Bernards
East Scotland League Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 2,500 16 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
1925-26
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
1924-25
6
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
6
0
0
0
0
0
1923-24
26
0
0
0
0
0
6
0
0
0
0
0
32
0
0
2
0
0
1916-17
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
3
0
0
0
0
0
1912-13
31
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
32
0
0
5
0
1
1911-12
24
0
0
0
0
0
5
0
0
0
0
0
29
0
0
2
0
0
1910-11
7
0
0
0
0
0
4
0
0
0
0
0
11
0
0
4
0
1
1909-10
19
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
20
0
0
6
0
1
1908-09
8
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
8
0
0
7
0
0
1907-08
7
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
7
0
1
3
0
0
1906-07
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
4
0
0
2
0
0
1905-06
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
5
0
0
Totals:
136
0
1
0
0
0
17
0
0
0
0
0
153
0
1
37
0
3
Total Appearances/Goals: 153 1