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Adam Rooney Squad Index
Information:
2016-17 Squad Number:
9
Position:
Forward
Date of Birth:
21st April 1988
Birthplace:
Dublin, Ireland
Nationality:
Irish
Height:
1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Signed:
23/01/2014
Career History:
Stoke City 2005-2008
Yeovil Town (loan) 2007
Chesterfield (loan) 2007-2008
Bury (loan) 2008
Inverness Caledonian Thistle 2008-2011
Birmingham City 2011-2013
Swindon Town (loan) 2012-2013
Oldham Athletic 2013-2014
Aberdeen 2014-2018
Salford City 19th July 2018-
 
Profile:
Rooney had an immediate impact on his arrival at the club and became the first player since Jock Pattillo to score in his first four consecutive League matches. Over the next few seasons Adam was a consistent and reliable goalscorer and in three of these he managed to break the 20 goals mark, with the best total coming in season 2014-2015 when he grabbed 28 competitive goals.

Appearances: show debut only
Date Result Competition Venue Att. Age at Debut Type
25/01/2014
Motherwell 2-2 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 5,756 25 Start
01/02/2014
Aberdeen 4-0 St. Johnstone
League Cup SF 16,761 25 Start
08/02/2014
Celtic 1-2 Aberdeen
Scottish Cup R5 30,413 25 Start
15/02/2014
St. Mirren 0-1 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 4,073 25 Start
22/02/2014
Partick Thistle 3-1 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 4,554 25 Start
25/02/2014
Aberdeen 2-1 Celtic
Scottish Premiership 16,634 25 Start
01/03/2014
Aberdeen 1-0 St. Johnstone
Scottish Premiership 11,487 25 Start
08/03/2014
Aberdeen 1-0 Dumbarton
Scottish Cup QF 10,600 25 Start
16/03/2014
Aberdeen 0-0 Inverness CT
League Cup F 51,143 25 Start
22/03/2014
Aberdeen 2-1 Kilmarnock
Scottish Premiership 17,029 25 Start
25/03/2014
Ross County 1-1 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 3,775 25 Start
29/03/2014
Aberdeen 1-1 Dundee United
Scottish Premiership 14,627 25 Start
02/04/2014
Heart of Midlothian 1-1 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 13,913 25 Start
07/04/2014
Hibernian 0-2 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 9,321 25 Start
13/04/2014
Aberdeen 1-2 St. Johnstone
Scottish Cup SF 19,057 25 Start
18/04/2014
Inverness CT 0-0 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 4,224 25 Start
26/04/2014
Aberdeen 1-1 St. Johnstone
Scottish Premiership 10,003 26 Start
03/05/2014
Celtic 5-2 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 47,468 26 Start
21/06/2014
St. Patricks 2-2 Aberdeen
Friendly 500 26 Start
25/06/2014
Brechin City 1-4 Aberdeen
Friendly 1,102 26 Start
28/06/2014
Arbroath 0-7 Aberdeen
Friendly 1,879 26 Start
03/07/2014
Aberdeen 5-0 Daugava Riga
Europa League PR1 1L 15,184 26 Start
10/07/2014
Daugava Riga 0-3 Aberdeen
Europa League PR1 2L 600 26 Start
17/07/2014
Aberdeen 0-0 Groningen
Europa League PR2 1L 16,523 26 Start
24/07/2014
Groningen 1-2 Aberdeen
Europa League PR2 2L 22,550 26 Start
31/07/2014
Real Sociedad 2-0 Aberdeen
Europa League PR3 1L 15,000 26 Start
07/08/2014
Aberdeen 2-3 Real Sociedad
Europa League PR3 2L 17,676 26 Sub
10/08/2014
Aberdeen 0-3 Dundee United
Scottish Premiership 16,471 26 Sub
13/08/2014
Kilmarnock 0-2 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 5,079 26 Start
23/08/2014
St. Johnstone 1-0 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 6,377 26 Start
30/08/2014
Aberdeen 2-0 Partick Thistle
Scottish Premiership 11,003 26 Sub
13/09/2014
Celtic 2-1 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 43,640 26 Sub
20/09/2014
Aberdeen 3-0 Ross County
Scottish Premiership 10,865 26 Start
23/09/2014
Aberdeen 4-0 Livingston
League Cup R3 6,487 26 Start
27/09/2014
Aberdeen 3-2 Inverness CT
Scottish Premiership 11,414 26 Start
30/09/2014
Aberdeen 2-2 St. Mirren
Scottish Premiership 10,373 26 Start
04/10/2014
Dundee 2-3 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 8,784 26 Start
17/10/2014
Hamilton 3-0 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 4,093 26 Start
24/10/2014
Aberdeen 1-0 Motherwell
Scottish Premiership 11,149 26 Sub
29/10/2014
Aberdeen 1-0 Hamilton
League Cup QF 9,311 26 Start
03/11/2014
Ross County 0-1 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 3,745 26 Start
09/11/2014
Aberdeen 1-2 Celtic
Scottish Premiership 19,051 26 Start
23/11/2014
Partick Thistle 0-1 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 4,145 26 Start
29/11/2014
Dundee 2-1 Aberdeen
Scottish Cup R4 5,956 26 Start
06/12/2014
Aberdeen 3-0 Hamilton
Scottish Premiership 10,330 26 Start
13/12/2014
Dundee United 0-2 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 11,196 26 Start
20/12/2014
Aberdeen 1-0 Kilmarnock
Scottish Premiership 11,282 26 Start
28/12/2014
Inverness CT 0-1 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 6,614 26 Start
01/01/2015
Aberdeen 2-0 St. Johnstone
Scottish Premiership 15,263 26 Start
04/01/2015
Motherwell 0-2 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 4,805 26 Start
10/01/2015
St. Mirren 0-2 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 4,977 26 Start
17/01/2015
Aberdeen 3-3 Dundee
Scottish Premiership 16,796 26 Start
23/01/2015
St. Johnstone 1-1 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 4,845 26 Start
31/01/2015
Aberdeen 1-2 Dundee United
League Cup SF 29,608 26 Start
07/02/2015
Aberdeen 4-0 Ross County
Scottish Premiership 12,036 26 Start
15/02/2015
Hamilton 0-3 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 3,095 26 Start
21/02/2015
Aberdeen 3-0 St. Mirren
Scottish Premiership 14,720 26 Start
01/03/2015
Celtic 4-0 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 39,774 26 Start
13/03/2015
Aberdeen 2-1 Motherwell
Scottish Premiership 13,267 26 Start
21/03/2015
Dundee 1-1 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 7,014 26 Start
27/03/2015
Aberdeen 1-2 Twente Enschede
Testimonial 6,193 26 Start
04/04/2015
Aberdeen 0-0 Partick Thistle
Scottish Premiership 12,727 26 Start
08/04/2015
Aberdeen 1-0 Inverness CT
Scottish Premiership 11,319 26 Start
12/04/2015
Kilmarnock 1-2 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 3,525 26 Start
18/04/2015
Aberdeen 1-0 Dundee United
Scottish Premiership 12,619 26 Start
25/04/2015
Inverness CT 1-2 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 4,530 27 Start
02/05/2015
Dundee United 1-0 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 8,686 27 Start
10/05/2015
Aberdeen 0-1 Celtic
Scottish Premiership 16,742 27 Start
16/05/2015
Dundee 1-1 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 6,434 27 Sub
24/06/2015
Brechin City 2-8 Aberdeen
Friendly 1,209 27 Start
28/06/2015
St. Johnstone 0-1 Aberdeen
Friendly 1,248 27 Start
02/07/2015
KF Shkėndija 1-1 Aberdeen
Europa League PR1 1L 8,040 27 Start
09/07/2015
Aberdeen 0-0 KF Shkėndija
Europa League PR1 2L 14,112 27 Start
16/07/2015
HNK Rijeka 0-3 Aberdeen
Europa League PR2 1L 10,275 27 Sub
23/07/2015
Aberdeen 2-2 HNK Rijeka
Europa League PR2 2L 15,803 27 Sub
26/07/2015
Aberdeen 1-0 Brighton
Testimonial 3,513 27 Start
30/07/2015
Kairat Almaty 2-1 Aberdeen
Europa League PR3 1L 23,000 27 Sub
02/08/2015
Dundee United 0-1 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 10,706 27 Start
06/08/2015
Aberdeen 1-1 Kairat Almaty
Europa League PR3 2L 20,317 27 Sub
09/08/2015
Aberdeen 2-0 Kilmarnock
Scottish Premiership 11,305 27 Start
15/08/2015
Motherwell 1-2 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 5,437 27 Sub
22/08/2015
Aberdeen 2-0 Dundee
Scottish Premiership 13,621 27 Start
29/08/2015
Partick Thistle 0-2 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 4,940 27 Start
12/09/2015
Aberdeen 2-1 Celtic
Scottish Premiership 20,385 27 Start
15/09/2015
Aberdeen 1-0 Hamilton
Scottish Premiership 13,246 27 Start
20/09/2015
Heart of Midlothian 1-3 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 16,702 27 Sub
23/09/2015
Hibernian 2-0 Aberdeen
League Cup R3 11,092 27 Start
26/09/2015
Inverness CT 2-1 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 6,410 27 Sub
03/10/2015
Aberdeen 1-5 St. Johnstone
Scottish Premiership 13,405 27 Start
16/10/2015
Ross County 2-0 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 5,543 27 Sub
24/10/2015
Aberdeen 1-1 Motherwell
Scottish Premiership 12,389 27 Start
31/10/2015
Celtic 3-1 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 48,161 27 Start
07/11/2015
Aberdeen 2-0 Dundee United
Scottish Premiership 12,805 27 Start
22/11/2015
Hamilton 1-1 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 2,434 27 Start
28/11/2015
Aberdeen 3-1 Ross County
Scottish Premiership 10,843 27 Start
05/12/2015
Dundee 0-2 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 6,327 27 Start
12/12/2015
Aberdeen 1-0 Heart of Midlothian
Scottish Premiership 13,110 27 Start
19/12/2015
Kilmarnock 0-4 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 3,928 27 Start
26/12/2015
Aberdeen 2-2 Inverness CT
Scottish Premiership 15,142 27 Start
30/12/2015
Aberdeen 0-0 Partick Thistle
Scottish Premiership 12,583 27 Start
09/01/2016
Heart of Midlothian 1-0 Aberdeen
Scottish Cup R4 13,595 27 Start
17/01/2016
Ross County 2-3 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 4,107 27 Start
22/01/2016
Aberdeen 1-0 Dundee
Scottish Premiership 11,805 27 Start
03/02/2016
Aberdeen 2-1 Celtic
Scottish Premiership 19,003 27 Start
06/02/2016
St. Johnstone 3-4 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 5,712 27 Start
15/02/2016
Inverness CT 3-1 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 4,544 27 Start
30/04/2016
Aberdeen 4-1 Motherwell
Scottish Premiership 10,259 28 Sub
26/06/2016
Brechin City 0-3 Aberdeen
Friendly 1,283 28 Start
30/06/2016
Aberdeen 3-1 Fola Esch
Europa League PR1 1L 12,570 28 Sub
07/07/2016
Fola Esch 1-0 Aberdeen
Europa League PR1 2L 1,789 28 Sub
10/07/2016
East Fife 2-4 Aberdeen
Friendly 574 28 Start
14/07/2016
Aberdeen 3-0 Ventspils
Europa League PR2 1L 10,672 28 Start
21/07/2016
Ventspils 0-1 Aberdeen
Europa League PR2 2L 2,100 28 Start
28/07/2016
Aberdeen 1-1 Maribor
Europa League PR3 1L 17,105 28 Start
04/08/2016
Maribor 1-0 Aberdeen
Europa League PR3 2L 9,761 28 Start
07/08/2016
St. Johnstone 0-0 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 5,728 28 Sub
10/08/2016
Ayr United 1-2 Aberdeen
League Cup 2,653 28 Start
13/08/2016
Aberdeen 0-0 Heart of Midlothian
Scottish Premiership 13,559 28 Sub
20/08/2016
Aberdeen 2-1 Partick Thistle
Scottish Premiership 11,049 28 Start
27/08/2016
Celtic 4-1 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 57,758 28 Start
10/09/2016
Aberdeen 1-1 Inverness CT
Scottish Premiership 11,356 28 Start
18/09/2016
Dundee 1-3 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 6,321 28 Start
22/09/2016
Aberdeen 1-0 St. Johnstone
League Cup QF 8,829 28 Sub
25/09/2016
Aberdeen 2-1 Rangers
Scottish Premiership 19,263 28 Start
01/10/2016
Kilmarnock 0-4 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 4,592 28 Start
15/10/2016
Aberdeen 4-0 Ross County
Scottish Premiership 10,091 28 Start
22/10/2016
Aberdeen 2-0 Morton
League Cup SF 16,183 28 Start
25/10/2016
Hamilton 1-0 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 2,315 28 Start
29/10/2016
Aberdeen 0-1 Celtic
Scottish Premiership 17,105 28 Sub
04/11/2016
Partick Thistle 1-2 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 3,974 28 Start
19/11/2016
Inverness CT 1-3 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 4,867 28 Start
27/11/2016
Aberdeen 0-3 Celtic
League Cup F 49,629 28 Start
03/12/2016
Rangers 2-1 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 50,003 28 Sub
06/12/2016
Aberdeen 5-1 Kilmarnock
Scottish Premiership 8,195 28 Start
10/12/2016
Aberdeen 0-0 St. Johnstone
Scottish Premiership 11,501 28 Start
17/12/2016
Ross County 2-1 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 4,467 28 Sub
23/12/2016
Motherwell 1-3 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 3,428 28 Start
27/12/2016
Aberdeen 2-1 Hamilton
Scottish Premiership 13,131 28 Start
30/12/2016
Heart of Midlothian 0-1 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 16,630 28 Start
15/01/2017
Bunyodkor 1-2 Aberdeen
Friendly 28 Start
21/01/2017
Aberdeen 4-0 Stranraer
Scottish Cup R4 8,960 28 Start
27/01/2017
Aberdeen 3-0 Dundee
Scottish Premiership 10,512 28 Start
01/02/2017
Celtic 1-0 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 53,958 28 Start
04/02/2017
Aberdeen 2-0 Partick Thistle
Scottish Premiership 10,094 28 Start
11/02/2017
Ross County 0-1 Aberdeen
Scottish Cup R5 4,731 28 Start
15/02/2017
Aberdeen 7-2 Motherwell
Scottish Premiership 10,384 28 Start
19/02/2017
Kilmarnock 1-2 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 3,972 28 Start
25/02/2017
Aberdeen 1-0 Ross County
Scottish Premiership 11,774 28 Start
28/02/2017
Hamilton 1-0 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 2,006 28 Start
05/03/2017
Aberdeen 1-0 Partick Thistle
Scottish Cup QF 11,333 28 Start
11/03/2017
Aberdeen 1-0 Motherwell
Scottish Premiership 12,524 28 Start
18/03/2017
Aberdeen 2-0 Heart of Midlothian
Scottish Premiership 12,178 28 Start
31/03/2017
Dundee 0-7 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 7,314 28 Start
04/04/2017
Aberdeen 1-0 Inverness CT
Scottish Premiership 11,507 28 Start
09/04/2017
Aberdeen 0-3 Rangers
Scottish Premiership 19,332 28 Start
15/04/2017
St. Johnstone 1-2 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 5,132 28 Start
22/04/2017
Aberdeen 3-2 Hibernian
Scottish Cup SF 31,969 29 Start
29/04/2017
Aberdeen 0-2 St. Johnstone
Scottish Premiership 10,606 29 Start
07/05/2017
Heart of Midlothian 1-2 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 16,522 29 Start
12/05/2017
Aberdeen 1-3 Celtic
Scottish Premiership 16,015 29 Sub
17/05/2017
Rangers 1-2 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 48,289 29 Start
21/05/2017
Partick Thistle 0-6 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 3,924 29 Start
27/05/2017
Aberdeen 1-2 Celtic
Scottish Cup F 48,713 29 Sub
01/07/2017
St. Johnstone 0-3 Aberdeen
Friendly 1,939 29 Start
06/07/2017
Arbroath 1-3 Aberdeen
Friendly 2,081 29 Start
13/07/2017
Aberdeen 1-1 Siroki Brijeg
Europa League PR2 1L 17,067 29 Start
20/07/2017
Siroki Brijeg 0-2 Aberdeen
Europa League PR2 2L 6,000 29 Sub
23/07/2017
Brechin City 1-4 Aberdeen
Friendly 1,198 29 Start
19/08/2017
Aberdeen 2-1 Dundee
Scottish Premiership 15,646 29 Sub
26/08/2017
Partick Thistle 3-4 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 4,768 29 Sub
09/09/2017
Heart of Midlothian 0-0 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 24,248 29 Start
16/09/2017
Aberdeen 1-1 Kilmarnock
Scottish Premiership 15,037 29 Sub
21/09/2017
Motherwell 3-0 Aberdeen
League Cup QF 6,430 29 Sub
24/09/2017
Motherwell 0-1 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 4,545 29 Sub
30/09/2017
Aberdeen 3-0 St. Johnstone
Scottish Premiership 14,879 29 Start
14/10/2017
Hibernian 0-1 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 19,033 29 Start
25/10/2017
Aberdeen 0-3 Celtic
Scottish Premiership 20,528 29 Start
28/10/2017
Aberdeen 2-1 Ross County
Scottish Premiership 13,918 29 Sub
04/11/2017
Hamilton 2-2 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 3,099 29 Sub
18/11/2017
Aberdeen 0-2 Motherwell
Scottish Premiership 14,013 29 Start
26/11/2017
Kilmarnock 1-3 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 4,198 29 Sub
29/11/2017
Rangers 3-0 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 48,647 29 Sub
03/12/2017
Aberdeen 1-2 Rangers
Scottish Premiership 18,983 29 Start
08/12/2017
Dundee 0-1 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 6,541 29 Start
13/12/2017
St. Johnstone 0-3 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 2,911 29 Start
16/12/2017
Aberdeen 4-1 Hibernian
Scottish Premiership 14,923 29 Start
23/12/2017
Celtic 3-0 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 58,975 29 Start
27/12/2017
Aberdeen 1-0 Partick Thistle
Scottish Premiership 14,830 29 Start
30/12/2017
Aberdeen 0-0 Heart of Midlothian
Scottish Premiership 18,371 29 Start
14/01/2018
Lokomotiv Tashkent 2-0 Aberdeen
Friendly 29 Start
20/01/2018
Aberdeen 4-1 St. Mirren
Scottish Cup R4 9,848 29 Start
24/01/2018
Rangers 2-0 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 49,707 29 Start
27/01/2018
Aberdeen 3-1 Kilmarnock
Scottish Premiership 13,723 29 Start
31/01/2018
Ross County 2-4 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 4,318 29 Start
03/02/2018
Aberdeen 3-0 Hamilton
Scottish Premiership 13,531 29 Start
11/02/2018
Aberdeen 4-2 Dundee United
Scottish Cup R5 11,611 29 Start
17/02/2018
Hibernian 2-0 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 19,951 29 Start
25/02/2018
Aberdeen 0-2 Celtic
Scottish Premiership 17,206 29 Sub
03/03/2018
Aberdeen 1-1 Kilmarnock
Scottish Cup QF 8,739 29 Start
10/03/2018
Partick Thistle 0-0 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 3,931 29 Sub
13/03/2018
Kilmarnock 1-1 Aberdeen
Scottish Cup QF REP 8,998 29 Start
17/03/2018
Aberdeen 1-0 Dundee
Scottish Premiership 15,208 29 Sub
31/03/2018
Aberdeen 4-1 St. Johnstone
Scottish Premiership 14,161 29 Sub
03/04/2018
Motherwell 0-2 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 4,127 29 Sub
07/04/2018
Heart of Midlothian 2-0 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 18,046 29 Sub
14/04/2018
Aberdeen 0-3 Motherwell
Scottish Cup SF 18,470 29 Start
21/04/2018
Kilmarnock 0-2 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 5,067 29 Sub
27/04/2018
Aberdeen 2-0 Heart of Midlothian
Scottish Premiership 14,045 30 Sub
05/05/2018
Aberdeen 0-0 Hibernian
Scottish Premiership 17,822 30 Sub
08/05/2018
Aberdeen 1-1 Rangers
Scottish Premiership 17,745 30 Sub
13/05/2018
Celtic 0-1 Aberdeen
Scottish Premiership 59,048 30 Sub
30/06/2018
Cobh Ramblers 0-1 Aberdeen
Friendly 250 30 Start
04/07/2018
Aberdeen 1-0 Falkirk
Friendly 922 30 Sub
08/07/2018
St. Johnstone 2-2 Aberdeen
Friendly 1,554 30 Sub

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
2018-19
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
2
0
2017-18
17
19
9
0
1
0
5
0
2
1
1
0
23
21
11
4
0
3
2016-17
32
6
12
3
1
2
4
1
3
4
2
3
43
10
20
3
0
1
2015-16
22
5
20
1
0
0
1
0
0
2
4
0
26
9
20
3
0
5
2014-15
32
5
18
3
0
4
1
0
0
5
1
6
41
6
28
4
0
2
2013-14
13
0
7
2
0
1
3
0
1
0
0
0
18
0
9
0
0
0
Totals:
116
35
66
9
2
7
14
1
6
12
8
9
151
46
88
15
2
11
Total Appearances/Goals: 197 88