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Brian Grant Squad Index
Information:
1996-97 Squad Number:
2
Position:
Midfielder
Date of Birth:
19th June 1964
Birthplace:
Bannockburn
Nationality:
Scottish
Height:
5' 9
Weight:
11st 6
Signed:
15/08/1984
Career History:
Stirling Albion, Aberdeen, Hibernian, Dundee, Stirling Albion (loan whilst with Dundee). Management at Forfar Athletic, Coaching with Dundee United.
 
Profile:
An Alex Ferguson signing from Stirling Albion, the promising midfielder had to be patient before making the breakthrough in to the Dons first team. When former Stirling boss Alec Smith took over at Pittodrie, Grant established himself in the Dons team, and was part of the double Cup winning side in 1989.90. His loyalty was rewarded with a testimonial against Everton at Pittodrie in 1996. Was sold to Hibernian for 75,000 in 1997.
Brian Grant

Senior Aberdeen Debut: show all appearances
Date Result Competition Venue Att. Age at Debut Type
22/08/1984
Airdrie 3-1 Aberdeen
League Cup R2 Broomfield Park, Airdrie 5,000 20 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
1996-97
2
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
2
1
0
5
1
0
3
0
0
1995-96
22
3
0
2
0
0
3
1
0
0
0
0
27
4
0
1
0
0
1994-95
34
0
2
4
0
0
1
0
0
1
0
0
40
0
2
1
0
0
1993-94
26
4
2
0
0
0
4
0
0
2
0
0
32
4
2
0
0
0
1992-93
29
0
3
2
0
0
5
0
0
0
0
0
36
0
3
1
0
0
1991-92
33
0
6
2
0
1
1
0
0
2
0
0
38
0
7
2
0
0
1990-91
32
0
2
4
0
0
0
0
0
3
0
0
39
0
2
1
1
1
1989-90
28
3
6
3
2
0
5
0
1
0
2
1
36
7
8
0
0
1
1988-89
23
4
1
0
2
1
1
2
1
1
0
0
25
8
3
1
0
3
1987-88
4
3
1
0
2
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
5
6
1
4
0
0
1986-87
12
3
4
0
0
0
3
0
0
0
0
0
15
3
4
0
0
1
1985-86
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
1984-85
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
1
0
Totals:
245
20
27
18
7
2
24
3
2
11
4
1
298
34
32
14
4
6
Total Appearances/Goals: 332 32