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Alex Wright Squad Index
Information:
1921-22 Squad Number:
4
Position:
Right Half
Birthplace:
Aberdeen
Nationality:
Scottish
Height:
6' 0
Weight:
12st 7lbs
Signed:
19/01/1914
Career History:
NOTE: Player Career history has been temporarily removed for data cleanse.
 
Profile:
Born 1897.
During the First World War he served with the Gordon Highlander and Royal Engineers. When serving in London he also appeared for Millwall. Everton sought to sign him in December 1919 but were turned down by the Club. Transferred to Hearts in May 1922 for an estimated 2500 - a record fee for an Aberdeen player at the time. In 1928 Alex became Secretary-Manager of Queen of the South FC.

Appearances: show debut only
Date Result Competition Venue Att. Age at Debut Type
31/01/1914
Dumbarton 0-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 3,000 Start
07/02/1914
Aberdeen 4-1 Albion Rovers
Scottish Cup R1 15,000 Start
21/02/1914
Aberdeen 1-2 St. Mirren
Scottish Cup R2 21,000 Start
28/02/1914
Partick Thistle 0-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 9,000 Start
07/03/1914
Aberdeen 2-1 Morton
Div 1 (Old) 8,000 Start
14/03/1914
Falkirk 2-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 4,500 Start
18/03/1914
Aberdeen 0-0 Third Lanark
Div 1 (Old) 3,000 Start
21/03/1914
Aberdeen 1-2 Hibernian
Div 1 (Old) 4,000 Start
28/03/1914
Aberdeen 2-2 Dundee
Div 1 (Old) 14,000 Start
04/04/1914
Airdrie 4-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 3,500 Start
11/04/1914
Aberdeen 0-0 Motherwell
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 Start
13/04/1914
Dundee 2-1 Aberdeen
Robertson Cup 4,000 Start
18/04/1914
Ayr United 2-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 7,000 Start
22/04/1914
Kilmarnock 1-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 6,500 Start
28/04/1914
Heart of Midlothian 0-1 Aberdeen
North East Cup F 2,000 Start
02/05/1914
Aberdeen 4-2 St. Johnstone
Fleming Charity Shield Start
04/05/1914
Aberdeen 0-4 Heart of Midlothian
Friendly 2,000 Start
21/08/1915
Kilmarnock 5-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 1,500 Start
04/09/1915
St. Mirren 3-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 4,000 Start
18/09/1915
Airdrie 1-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 4,000 Start
16/10/1915
Morton 3-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,500 Start
06/11/1915
Celtic 3-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 4,500 Start
27/11/1915
Motherwell 2-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 3,000 Start
03/01/1916
Aberdeen 2-4 3rd Gordon Highlanders
Friendly Start
10/02/1917
Heart of Midlothian 2-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 7,000 Start
29/03/1919
Dundee 3-2 Aberdeen
Friendly 8,000 Start
05/04/1919
Aberdeen 1-0 3rd Canadian Command Depot
Friendly 4,000 Start
10/05/1919
Aberdeen 3-2 Third Lanark
Friendly 12,000 Start
13/05/1919
Richmond 4-2 Aberdeen
Friendly 1,500 Start
17/05/1919
Aberdeen 1-0 Aberdeen Junior Select
Friendly 2,000 Start
16/08/1919
Aberdeen 2-0 Albion Rovers
Div 1 (Old) 9,000 Start
20/08/1919
Dundee 3-1 Aberdeen
Benefit Match Start
23/08/1919
Rangers 3-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 22,000 Start
30/08/1919
Aberdeen 1-0 Clyde
Div 1 (Old) 12,000 Start
06/09/1919
Hibernian 2-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 15,000 Start
08/09/1919
Morton 3-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,500 Start
13/09/1919
Aberdeen 2-1 Ayr United
Div 1 (Old) 12,000 Start
20/09/1919
Hamilton 2-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 3,500 Start
22/09/1919
Aberdeen 2-0 Dundee
Div 1 (Old) 11,500 Start
27/09/1919
Aberdeen 0-0 Morton
Div 1 (Old) 12,000 Start
04/10/1919
Motherwell 3-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 8,000 Start
11/10/1919
Partick Thistle 0-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 16,000 Start
18/10/1919
Aberdeen 0-1 St. Mirren
Div 1 (Old) 14,000 Start
25/10/1919
Heart of Midlothian 1-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 18,000 Start
01/11/1919
Aberdeen 2-1 Airdrie
Div 1 (Old) 12,000 Start
08/11/1919
Clydebank 3-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 Start
15/11/1919
Aberdeen 1-0 Kilmarnock
Div 1 (Old) 10,000 Start
22/11/1919
Raith Rovers 2-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 7,000 Start
29/11/1919
Aberdeen 0-1 Celtic
Div 1 (Old) 25,000 Start
06/12/1919
Aberdeen 1-1 Falkirk
Div 1 (Old) 10,000 Start
13/12/1919
Third Lanark 2-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 6,000 Start
20/12/1919
Aberdeen 1-1 Hibernian
Div 1 (Old) 10,000 Start
27/12/1919
Airdrie 2-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 4,500 Start
01/01/1920
Dundee 1-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 16,000 Start
03/01/1920
Aberdeen 2-0 Hamilton
Div 1 (Old) 12,500 Start
05/01/1920
Aberdeen 1-1 Queens Park
Div 1 (Old) 12,000 Start
10/01/1920
Dumbarton 4-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 3,000 Start
17/01/1920
Aberdeen 1-1 Heart of Midlothian
Div 1 (Old) 14,000 Start
24/01/1920
Cowdenbeath 0-1 Aberdeen
Scottish Cup R1 6,300 Start
31/01/1920
Clyde 2-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 6,500 Start
07/02/1920
Aberdeen 2-0 Gala Fairydean
Scottish Cup R2 15,500 Start
14/02/1920
Queens Park 3-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 12,000 Start
21/02/1920
Aberdeen 1-0 Heart of Midlothian
Scottish Cup R3 21,000 Start
28/02/1920
Falkirk 3-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 Start
06/03/1920
Albion Rovers 2-1 Aberdeen
Scottish Cup R4 10,000 Start
13/03/1920
Aberdeen 3-1 Raith Rovers
Div 1 (Old) 10,000 Start
20/03/1920
Aberdeen 0-2 Rangers
Div 1 (Old) 24,000 Start
27/03/1920
Aberdeen 0-1 Third Lanark
Div 1 (Old) 10,000 Start
03/04/1920
Ayr United 0-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 4,000 Start
05/04/1920
Albion Rovers 1-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 7,000 Start
10/04/1920
Celtic 5-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 12,000 Start
12/04/1920
St. Mirren 3-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 4,500 Start
17/04/1920
Aberdeen 0-2 Clydebank
Div 1 (Old) 11,000 Start
19/04/1920
Aberdeen 0-0 Partick Thistle
Div 1 (Old) 6,000 Start
21/04/1920
Kilmarnock 0-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 3,000 Start
24/04/1920
Aberdeen 3-4 Dumbarton
Div 1 (Old) 10,000 Start
27/04/1920
Elgin City 1-3 Aberdeen
Friendly Start
01/05/1920
Aberdeen 1-1 Motherwell
Div 1 (Old) 10,000 Start
03/05/1920
Aberdeen 0-1 Dundee
Robertson Cup 9,000 Start
21/08/1920
Dundee 1-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 20,000 Start
24/08/1920
Rangers 2-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 20,000 Start
28/08/1920
Aberdeen 1-2 Celtic
Div 1 (Old) 24,000 Start
30/08/1920
Third Lanark 3-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 7,000 Start
04/09/1920
Albion Rovers 0-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 8,000 Start
08/09/1920
Aberdeen 3-0 Clyde
Div 1 (Old) 14,000 Start
11/09/1920
Aberdeen 0-0 Ayr United
Div 1 (Old) 16,000 Start
15/09/1920
Aberdeen 3-1 Hamilton
Div 1 (Old) 10,000 Start
18/09/1920
Morton 6-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 7,000 Start
25/09/1920
Aberdeen 1-1 Rangers
Div 1 (Old) 23,000 Start
27/09/1920
Aberdeen 2-2 Queens Park
Div 1 (Old) 12,000 Start
02/10/1920
Clydebank 1-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 Start
09/10/1920
Aberdeen 0-1 Hibernian
Div 1 (Old) 13,500 Start
16/10/1920
Hamilton 0-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 6,000 Start
23/10/1920
Aberdeen 1-0 Raith Rovers
Div 1 (Old) 13,000 Start
30/10/1920
Clyde 2-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 Start
03/01/1921
Ayr United 2-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 6,000 Start
05/01/1921
Aberdeen 2-4 Hearts Hibs Select
Benefit Match 7,000 Start
08/01/1921
Raith Rovers 1-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 9,000 Start
05/02/1921
Kilmarnock 1-2 Aberdeen
Scottish Cup R2 11,000 Start
08/02/1921
St. Mirren 1-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 7,500 Start
19/02/1921
Dundee 0-0 Aberdeen
Scottish Cup R3 30,000 Start
23/02/1921
Aberdeen 1-1 Dundee
Scottish Cup R3 REP 20,000 Start
01/03/1921
Aberdeen 0-2 Dundee
Scottish Cup R3 RE2 15,000 Start
05/03/1921
Hibernian 2-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 6,500 Start
09/03/1921
Airdrie 5-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 3,000 Start
12/03/1921
Aberdeen 1-1 Kilmarnock
Div 1 (Old) 8,500 Start
19/03/1921
Queens Park 0-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 6,500 Start
26/03/1921
Aberdeen 2-0 Dumbarton
Div 1 (Old) 10,000 Start
02/04/1921
Partick Thistle 2-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 12,000 Start
09/04/1921
Aberdeen 5-2 Heart of Midlothian
Div 1 (Old) 12,500 Start
20/08/1921
Aberdeen 1-0 Ayr United
Div 1 (Old) 16,000 Start
27/08/1921
Dumbarton 1-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 4,500 Start
30/08/1921
Partick Thistle 2-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 16,000 Start
03/09/1921
Aberdeen 1-2 Dundee
Div 1 (Old) 18,000 Start
10/09/1921
Aberdeen 1-1 Celtic
Div 1 (Old) 21,000 Start
14/09/1921
Aberdeen 1-1 Falkirk
Div 1 (Old) 14,000 Start
17/09/1921
Kilmarnock 2-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 7,000 Start
21/09/1921
Clydebank 1-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 Start
24/09/1921
Rangers 1-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 26,000 Start
26/09/1921
Aberdeen 2-1 Queens Park
Div 1 (Old) 15,000 Start
01/10/1921
Aberdeen 1-2 Hibernian
Div 1 (Old) 15,000 Start
08/10/1921
Raith Rovers 2-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 12,000 Start
15/10/1921
Aberdeen 4-2 Clyde
Div 1 (Old) 14,500 Start
22/10/1921
Hamilton 2-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 6,500 Start
29/10/1921
Aberdeen 3-0 Third Lanark
Div 1 (Old) 12,000 Start
05/11/1921
Albion Rovers 0-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 Start
12/11/1921
Aberdeen 3-0 Airdrie
Div 1 (Old) 15,000 Start
19/11/1921
Falkirk 2-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 8,000 Start
26/11/1921
Aberdeen 2-1 Partick Thistle
Div 1 (Old) 16,500 Start
03/12/1921
Heart of Midlothian 2-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 15,000 Start
10/12/1921
Aberdeen 0-1 St. Mirren
Div 1 (Old) 15,500 Start
17/12/1921
Aberdeen 2-0 Motherwell
Div 1 (Old) 12,500 Start
24/12/1921
Morton 2-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 Start
31/12/1921
Aberdeen 2-0 Clydebank
Div 1 (Old) 12,000 Start
02/01/1922
Dundee 1-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 22,000 Start
03/01/1922
Aberdeen 1-2 Raith Rovers
Div 1 (Old) 8,000 Start
07/01/1922
Airdrie 4-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,500 Start
14/01/1922
Aberdeen 3-0 Dumbarton
Div 1 (Old) 12,000 Start
28/01/1922
Aberdeen 1-0 Dumbarton
Scottish Cup R1 16,000 Start
04/02/1922
Aberdeen 0-0 Hamilton
Div 1 (Old) 11,000 Start
11/02/1922
Aberdeen 1-1 Queens Park
Scottish Cup R2 22,000 Start
14/02/1922
Queens Park 1-2 Aberdeen
Scottish Cup R2 REP 18,000 Start
18/02/1922
Aberdeen 2-2 Morton
Div 1 (Old) 11,500 Start
21/02/1922
Clyde 2-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 2,000 Start
25/02/1922
Aberdeen 3-0 Dundee
Scottish Cup R3 28,000 Start
01/03/1922
Queens Park 3-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 10,000 Start
04/03/1922
St. Mirren 2-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 12,000 Start
15/03/1922
Aberdeen 2-0 Hamilton
Scottish Cup QF REP 23,000 Start
22/03/1922
Aberdeen 2-0 Albion Rovers
Div 1 (Old) 10,000 Start
25/03/1922
Ayr United 1-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 Start
01/04/1922
Aberdeen 1-3 Morton
Scottish Cup SF 23,000 Start
05/04/1922
Aberdeen 0-0 Rangers
Div 1 (Old) 19,000 Start
12/04/1922
Motherwell 3-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 Start
19/04/1922
Third Lanark 2-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 4,500 Start
22/04/1922
Hibernian 0-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 10,000 Start
29/04/1922
Aberdeen 0-1 Heart of Midlothian
Div 1 (Old) 12,000 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
1921-22
40
0
2
0
0
0
6
0
1
0
0
0
46
0
3
0
0
0
1920-21
26
0
3
0
0
0
4
0
0
0
0
0
30
0
3
1
0
0
1919-20
42
0
2
0
0
0
4
0
1
0
0
0
46
0
3
3
0
1
1918-19
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
5
0
2
1916-17
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
1915-16
6
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
6
0
1
1
0
0
1913-14
11
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
13
0
0
4
0
0
Totals:
126
0
8
0
0
0
16
0
2
0
0
0
142
0
10
14
0
3
Total Appearances/Goals: 142 10