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Victor MacEchern Squad Index
Information:
1907-08 Squad Number:
7
Position:
Outside Right
Date of Birth:
28th May 1885
Birthplace:
Inverness
Nationality:
Scottish
Signed:
11/03/1908
Career History:
Aberdeen University
Aberdeen 11th March 1908, Retired 30th May 1910
 
Profile:
Played as an amateur. Quit football in 1910 to enter the ministry as the Reverend C. V. A. McEachern (sometimes spelt McEchern. In June 1910, in the Pittodrie boardroom, he was presented with a gold watch by Chairman Tom Duncan, in recognition of his services to the Club.

In November 1914, when a minister at Tighnabruaich, it was announced that he had decided to join the Army as an ordinary recruit.

Source: Evening Express, 5th November 1914

Died - Newington, Edinburgh, 1977

Senior Aberdeen Debut: show all appearances
Date Result Competition Venue Att. Age at Debut Type
14/03/1908
Port Glasgow 1-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 2,000 22 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
1912-13
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
1911-12
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
1
0
0
1909-10
5
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
5
0
1
0
0
0
1908-09
8
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
8
0
2
1
0
0
1907-08
6
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
6
0
0
1
0
0
Totals:
20
0
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
20
0
3
4
0
0
Total Appearances/Goals: 20 3