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Billy Pirie Squad Index
Information:
1974-75 Squad Number:
9
Position:
Centre Forward
Date of Birth:
02nd April 1949
Birthplace:
Aberdeen
Nationality:
Scottish
Height:
5' 10
Weight:
11st 10lbs
Signed:
16th March 1974
Career History:
Banks O' Dee
Arcadia Shepherds (South Africa)
Huntly 18th January 1972
Arbroath 10th February 1972
Aberdeen 9th March 1974 40,000
Dundee 29th May 1976
Sydney Olympic 9th May 1977 & 19th May 1978 (On Loan)
APIA-Leichhardt (NSL) 28th March 1980 - 81
 
Profile:
Full Name: William James Pirie

Came to Pittodrie with a fine goalscoring record but somewhow didn't find his form at Pittodrie. Moved on to Dundee in 1976 where he rediscoverd the killer touch.

Senior Aberdeen Debut: show all appearances
Date Result Competition Venue Att. Age at Debut Type
16/03/1974
Aberdeen 6-0 Falkirk
Div 1 (Old) 5,500 24 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
1975-76
8
10
7
2
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
10
12
7
1
4
2
1974-75
6
4
4
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
7
6
4
2
0
10
1973-74
9
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
9
0
0
0
0
0
Totals:
23
14
11
3
3
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
26
18
11
3
4
12
Total Appearances/Goals: 44 11