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Billy Little Squad Index
Information:
1957-58 Squad Number:
9
Position:
Centre Forward
Date of Birth:
04th February 1940
Birthplace:
Dumfries
Nationality:
Scottish
Height:
5' 8 1/2
Weight:
10st 3lbs
Signed:
29th June 1957
Career History:
NOTE: Player Career history has been temporarily removed for data cleanse.
 
Profile:
"Became the Dons' regular inside right, but in season 1960/1961 took over at centre forward with success. Clever and possessing a good shot in both feet. Keen student of the game."

Source: Blackpool programme, 28th January 1961

Billy was a regular in the Dons' first team over several seasons and by the end of his twelve years at Pittodrie had become one of the club's all time top goalscorers with 97 in all competitions.

Obtained a Master of Arts degree from the University of Aberdeen in 1966.

Senior Aberdeen Debut: show all appearances
Date Result Competition Venue Att. Age at Debut Type
14/09/1957
Clyde 4-2 Aberdeen
League Cup QF 2L 15,000 17 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
1968-69
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
1
0
1
1967-68
13
2
3
0
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
14
3
3
1
0
0
1966-67
14
0
0
10
0
3
1
0
0
0
0
0
25
0
3
1
0
0
1965-66
34
0
10
6
0
1
4
0
1
0
0
0
44
0
12
2
0
0
1964-65
21
0
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
21
0
3
6
0
0
1963-64
10
0
0
6
0
1
3
0
0
0
0
0
19
0
1
4
0
1
1962-63
16
0
6
5
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
21
0
8
1
0
1
1961-62
30
0
17
5
0
3
5
0
5
0
0
0
40
0
25
1
0
0
1960-61
29
0
12
3
0
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
33
0
13
4
0
3
1959-60
30
0
9
3
0
0
3
0
0
0
0
0
36
0
9
4
0
0
1958-59
29
0
13
6
0
1
4
0
2
0
0
0
39
0
16
1
0
0
1957-58
8
0
4
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
10
0
4
1
0
0
Totals:
235
2
77
45
0
12
22
1
8
1
0
0
303
3
97
27
0
6
Total Appearances/Goals: 306 97