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Sandy Finnie Squad Index
Information:
1965-66 Squad Number:
10
Position:
Inside Left
Date of Birth:
03rd December 1946
Birthplace:
Aberdeen
Nationality:
Scottish
Height:
5' 11
Weight:
10st 2lbs
Signed:
5th July 1964
Career History:
Old Aberdeen Secondary School
Banks o' Dee
Aberdeen 5th July 1964, freed 30th April 1966
Arbroath 14th May 1966, freed 30th April 1969
Inverness Caledonian October 1969
Huntly 30th June 1971
Elgin City 27th July 1976
Banks o' Dee 19th June 1978 - 1980/81
 
Profile:
Full Name: Alexander McIntosh Finnie

Sandy left Pittodrie during Eddie Turnbull's early years in charge when Turnbull decided that he did not want to retain part-time players. Finnie was, at the time studying in parallel with his football and chose to continue with his course so moved on to join Arboath FC. In 1969 he moved to Inverness Caley which gave him more time to focus on his studies. later returned to Pittodrie to work in the Community Department and was a founding committee member of the Former Players Association.

Died: Aberdeen, 21st August 2006

Senior Aberdeen Debut: show all appearances
Date Result Competition Venue Att. Age at Debut Type
02/10/1965
Aberdeen 4-1 St. Mirren
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 18 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
1965-66
3
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
3
0
2
0
0
0
Totals:
3
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
3
0
2
0
0
0
Total Appearances/Goals: 3 2