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Archie Kelly Squad Index
Information:
1947-48 Squad Number:
9
Position:
Centre Forward
Date of Birth:
09th December 1921
Birthplace:
Paisley
Nationality:
Scottish
Height:
5' 8"
Weight:
10st 7lbs
Signed:
26th December 1947
Career History:
Arthurlie Juniors/Hearts 18th December 1942/Aberdeen 26th December 1947 part-exchange for George Hamilton & 7,000/Motherwell November 1949 7,000/Stirling Albion 31st October 1953 2,600/Ayr United 29th January 1955, Freed 30th April 1955/Cowdenbeath 1st September 1955
 
Profile:
A player with a strong shot and a consistent goal-scorer. Transferred to Motherwell for a reputed 7000 in November 1949.

Died - Paisley, 15th July 2005

Archie Kelly

Senior Aberdeen Debut: show all appearances
Date Result Competition Venue Att. Age at Debut Type
25/12/1947
Third Lanark 3-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) Cathkin Park, Glasgow 8,000 26 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
1949-50
9
0
5
6
0
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
15
0
8
1
0
0
1948-49
11
0
6
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
13
0
6
1
0
1
1947-48
16
0
10
0
0
0
1
0
2
0
0
0
17
0
12
7
0
3
Totals:
36
0
21
8
0
3
1
0
2
0
0
0
45
0
26
9
0
4
Total Appearances/Goals: 45 26