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Jim Whyte Squad Index
Information:
1968-69 Squad Number:
2
Position:
Right Back
Date of Birth:
29th September 1944
Birthplace:
Kilsyth
Nationality:
Scottish
Height:
5' 9
Weight:
11st 10lb
Signed:
1st September 1962
Career History:
NOTE: Player Career history has been temporarily removed for data cleanse.
Honours:
Scotland Under-23 International (2 Caps in the 1966-1967 season).
 
Profile:
Full name: James Boyes Whyte.

A Tommy Pearon signing in 1962, Jim settled into the Pittodrie reserve team and developed into a regular first team player by season 1965-1966. He was a mainstay of Eddie Turnbull's teams and played in the Scottish Cup Final of 1967. Transferred to Kilmarnock in 1970, Jim eventually returned to work at Pittodrie in a commercial role and was a founding member of the AFC Former Players Association.

Played for Clyde in a testimonial match in August 1975.

Appearances: show debut only
Date Result Competition Venue Att. Age at Debut Type
27/04/1965
Peterhead 2-4 Aberdeen
Friendly 1,500 20 Start
01/05/1965
St. Johnstone 2-0 Aberdeen
Summer Cup 4,000 20 Start
05/05/1965
Aberdeen 3-1 Dundee
Summer Cup 5,000 20 Start
08/05/1965
Aberdeen 1-2 Dundee United
Summer Cup 6,000 20 Start
12/05/1965
Aberdeen 2-0 St. Johnstone
Summer Cup 3,000 20 Start
15/05/1965
Dundee 1-2 Aberdeen
Summer Cup 5,000 20 Start
19/05/1965
Dundee United 3-0 Aberdeen
Summer Cup 4,369 20 Start
11/09/1965
St. Johnstone 2-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 6,000 20 Start
02/10/1965
Aberdeen 4-1 St. Mirren
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 21 Start
09/10/1965
Hamilton 0-4 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 2,500 21 Start
16/10/1965
Aberdeen 2-2 Dunfermline Athletic
Div 1 (Old) 7,000 21 Start
23/10/1965
Clyde 2-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 1,500 21 Start
30/10/1965
Heart of Midlothian 1-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 10,541 21 Start
06/11/1965
Aberdeen 1-0 Kilmarnock
Div 1 (Old) 8,000 21 Start
13/11/1965
Partick Thistle 0-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 21 Start
20/11/1965
Aberdeen 2-0 Falkirk
Div 1 (Old) 4,000 21 Start
27/11/1965
Morton 1-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 6,000 21 Start
01/12/1965
Aberdeen 4-1 Slovan Bratislava
Friendly 5,860 21 Start
11/12/1965
Aberdeen 0-0 Dundee United
Div 1 (Old) 10,000 21 Start
18/12/1965
Motherwell 1-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,500 21 Start
25/12/1965
Aberdeen 1-3 Hibernian
Div 1 (Old) 9,000 21 Start
03/01/1966
Aberdeen 2-3 St. Johnstone
Div 1 (Old) 6,000 21 Start
08/01/1966
Stirling Albion 2-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 3,035 21 Start
05/02/1966
Hamilton 1-3 Aberdeen
Scottish Cup R1 2,600 21 Start
23/02/1966
Aberdeen 5-0 Dundee United
Scottish Cup R2 14,000 21 Start
26/02/1966
Aberdeen 0-1 Heart of Midlothian
Div 1 (Old) 12,000 21 Start
02/03/1966
Aberdeen 2-0 Clyde
Div 1 (Old) 6,000 21 Start
05/03/1966
Dumbarton 0-3 Aberdeen
Scottish Cup QF 10,000 21 Start
09/03/1966
Kilmarnock 1-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 21 Start
12/03/1966
Aberdeen 2-1 Partick Thistle
Div 1 (Old) 8,500 21 Start
19/03/1966
Falkirk 3-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 4,000 21 Start
21/03/1966
Dunfermline Athletic 2-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 6,000 21 Start
26/03/1966
Aberdeen 0-0 Rangers
Scottish Cup SF 49,350 21 Start
29/03/1966
Aberdeen 1-2 Rangers
Scottish Cup SF REP 40,850 21 Start
04/04/1966
Aberdeen 5-3 Morton
Div 1 (Old) 3,500 21 Start
09/04/1966
Rangers 1-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 18,000 21 Start
13/04/1966
Aberdeen 1-2 Rangers
Div 1 (Old) 16,000 21 Start
16/04/1966
Dundee United 3-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 7,000 21 Start
04/05/1966
Rothes 1-5 Aberdeen
Benefit Match 21 Start
17/05/1966
Crystal Palace 1-0 Aberdeen
Friendly 4,944 21 Start
06/08/1966
Aberdeen 2-1 Manchester City
Friendly 7,000 21 Start
13/08/1966
Aberdeen 3-0 St. Johnstone
League Cup G1 5,000 21 Start
17/08/1966
Dundee 3-4 Aberdeen
League Cup G1 9,500 21 Start
20/08/1966
Aberdeen 4-1 Dundee United
League Cup G1 11,000 21 Start
27/08/1966
St. Johnstone 0-3 Aberdeen
League Cup G1 5,000 21 Start
31/08/1966
Aberdeen 2-0 Dundee
League Cup G1 12,000 21 Start
03/09/1966
Dundee United 3-4 Aberdeen
League Cup G1 5,000 21 Start
10/09/1966
Dundee 2-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 10,000 21 Start
14/09/1966
Morton 3-1 Aberdeen
League Cup QF 1L 4,750 21 Start
17/09/1966
Aberdeen 3-2 St. Johnstone
Div 1 (Old) 7,000 21 Start
21/09/1966
Aberdeen 3-0 Morton
League Cup QF 2L 19,000 21 Start
24/09/1966
Rangers 3-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 30,000 21 Start
01/10/1966
Aberdeen 1-1 Clyde
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 22 Start
05/10/1966
Aberdeen 9-2 Deveronvale
Friendly 22 Start
08/10/1966
Dunfermline Athletic 1-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 8,500 22 Start
19/10/1966
Aberdeen 2-2 Rangers
League Cup SF 38,600 22 Start
24/10/1966
Aberdeen 0-2 Rangers
League Cup SF REP 38,000 22 Start
29/10/1966
Aberdeen 2-1 Hibernian
Div 1 (Old) 10,000 22 Start
05/11/1966
Aberdeen 3-1 Heart of Midlothian
Div 1 (Old) 10,000 22 Start
19/11/1966
Aberdeen 5-2 Partick Thistle
Div 1 (Old) 9,500 22 Start
26/11/1966
Dundee United 1-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 7,210 22 Start
03/12/1966
Aberdeen 2-1 Motherwell
Div 1 (Old) 8,000 22 Start
10/12/1966
Falkirk 1-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 4,565 22 Start
17/12/1966
Stirling Albion 2-6 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 1,375 22 Start
24/12/1966
Aberdeen 1-1 Celtic
Div 1 (Old) 28,000 22 Start
31/12/1966
Aberdeen 4-0 Kilmarnock
Div 1 (Old) 14,000 22 Start
02/01/1967
Aberdeen 5-2 Dundee
Div 1 (Old) 17,000 22 Start
03/01/1967
St. Johnstone 1-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 8,200 22 Start
14/01/1967
Clyde 0-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,500 22 Start
18/01/1967
Aberdeen 1-2 Rangers
Div 1 (Old) 31,000 22 Start
21/01/1967
Aberdeen 1-2 Dunfermline Athletic
Div 1 (Old) 9,000 22 Start
28/01/1967
Dundee 0-5 Aberdeen
Scottish Cup R1 23,000 22 Start
04/02/1967
Ayr United 2-5 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 3,100 22 Start
11/02/1967
Aberdeen 7-0 Airdrie
Div 1 (Old) 8,000 22 Start
18/02/1967
Aberdeen 5-0 St. Johnstone
Scottish Cup R2 22,800 22 Start
25/02/1967
Hibernian 1-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 18,500 22 Start
04/03/1967
Heart of Midlothian 0-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 12,000 22 Start
11/03/1967
Hibernian 1-1 Aberdeen
Scottish Cup QF 37,200 22 Start
18/03/1967
Partick Thistle 1-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 4,000 22 Start
22/03/1967
Aberdeen 3-0 Hibernian
Scottish Cup QF REP 44,000 22 Start
25/03/1967
Aberdeen 0-1 Dundee United
Div 1 (Old) 13,000 22 Start
27/03/1967
Aberdeen 0-0 St. Mirren
Div 1 (Old) 10,000 22 Start
01/04/1967
Aberdeen 1-0 Dundee United
Scottish Cup SF 41,500 22 Start
08/04/1967
Aberdeen 6-1 Falkirk
Div 1 (Old) 7,000 22 Start
15/04/1967
Aberdeen 1-0 Stirling Albion
Div 1 (Old) 7,500 22 Start
19/04/1967
Celtic 0-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 33,000 22 Start
29/04/1967
Aberdeen 0-2 Celtic
Scottish Cup F 126,102 22 Start
01/05/1967
Kilmarnock 1-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,500 22 Start
16/05/1967
Peterhead 0-2 Aberdeen
Friendly 22 Start
18/05/1967
Aberdeen 7-0 Arbroath
Friendly 22 Sub
26/05/1967
Aberdeen 1-2 Stoke City
American Soccer League East 9,403 22 Start
31/05/1967
Hibernian 1-2 Aberdeen
American Soccer League East 12,000 22 Start
04/06/1967
Aberdeen 1-1 Cagliari
American Soccer League East 6,125 22 Start
07/06/1967
Aberdeen 3-0 Cerro
American Soccer League East 5,112 22 Start
11/06/1967
Glentoran 2-2 Aberdeen
American Soccer League East 5,134 22 Start
14/06/1967
Stoke City 2-2 Aberdeen
American Soccer League East 6,162 22 Start
20/06/1967
Aberdeen 1-1 Wolverhampton Wanderers
American Soccer League East 7,487 22 Start
01/07/1967
Dundee United 0-2 Aberdeen
American Soccer League East 6,839 22 Start
04/07/1967
Bangu 0-1 Aberdeen
American Soccer League East 12,380 22 Start
08/07/1967
Aberdeen 1-2 Shamrock Rovers
American Soccer League East 9,760 22 Start
10/07/1967
Aberdeen 3-0 Wolverhampton Wanderers
American Soccer League East 7,641 22 Start
14/07/1967
Wolverhampton Wanderers 6-5 Aberdeen
President's Cup F 17,824 22 Start
02/08/1967
Aberdeen 2-1 Chelsea
Friendly 29,000 22 Start
12/08/1967
Aberdeen 1-1 Rangers
League Cup G2 36,000 22 Start
16/08/1967
Dundee United 5-0 Aberdeen
League Cup G2 7,550 22 Start
19/08/1967
Celtic 3-1 Aberdeen
League Cup G2 50,000 22 Start
26/08/1967
Rangers 3-0 Aberdeen
League Cup G2 50,000 22 Start
30/08/1967
Aberdeen 2-2 Dundee United
League Cup G2 10,000 22 Start
02/09/1967
Aberdeen 1-5 Celtic
League Cup G2 22,216 22 Start
06/09/1967
Aberdeen 10-0 KR Reykjavik
European Cup Winners Cup R1 1L 14,000 22 Start
09/09/1967
Aberdeen 4-2 Dundee
Div 1 (Old) 15,000 22 Start
13/09/1967
KR Reykjavik 1-4 Aberdeen
European Cup Winners Cup R1 2L 1,500 22 Start
16/09/1967
St. Johnstone 1-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 6,400 22 Start
23/09/1967
Aberdeen 1-2 Clyde
Div 1 (Old) 12,000 22 Start
30/09/1967
Morton 3-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 4,500 23 Start
07/10/1967
Aberdeen 0-1 Dunfermline Athletic
Div 1 (Old) 12,500 23 Start
29/11/1967
Standard Liege 3-0 Aberdeen
European Cup Winners Cup R2 1L 30,000 23 Start
02/12/1967
Falkirk 2-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 4,500 23 Start
06/12/1967
Aberdeen 2-0 Standard Liege
European Cup Winners Cup R2 2L 13,000 23 Start
09/12/1967
Kilmarnock 3-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 8,755 23 Start
16/12/1967
Aberdeen 1-0 Stirling Albion
Div 1 (Old) 6,000 23 Start
23/12/1967
Airdrie 1-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 4,000 23 Start
30/12/1967
Aberdeen 1-4 Rangers
Div 1 (Old) 20,000 23 Start
01/01/1968
Dundee 0-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 10,000 23 Start
20/01/1968
Dunfermline Athletic 4-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 9,650 23 Start
27/01/1968
Aberdeen 1-1 Raith Rovers
Scottish Cup R1 10,700 23 Start
31/01/1968
Raith Rovers 0-1 Aberdeen
Scottish Cup R1 REP 9,000 23 Start
03/02/1968
Dundee United 2-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 6,500 23 Start
10/02/1968
Aberdeen 2-0 Heart of Midlothian
Div 1 (Old) 12,000 23 Start
12/02/1968
Aberdeen 1-0 Morton
Div 1 (Old) 10,000 23 Start
19/02/1968
Dunfermline Athletic 2-1 Aberdeen
Scottish Cup R2 14,700 23 Start
02/03/1968
Aberdeen 0-1 Partick Thistle
Div 1 (Old) 7,000 23 Start
06/03/1968
Celtic 4-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 28,000 23 Start
09/03/1968
Raith Rovers 3-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 23 Start
16/03/1968
Aberdeen 5-0 Hibernian
Div 1 (Old) 7,600 23 Start
23/03/1968
Motherwell 0-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 2,360 23 Start
27/03/1968
Clyde 1-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,500 23 Start
30/03/1968
Aberdeen 2-0 Falkirk
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 23 Start
06/04/1968
Aberdeen 1-1 Kilmarnock
Div 1 (Old) 6,000 23 Start
10/04/1968
Aberdeen 0-1 Celtic
Div 1 (Old) 22,000 23 Start
13/04/1968
Stirling Albion 0-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 1,600 23 Start
17/04/1968
Aberdeen 1-0 St. Johnstone
Div 1 (Old) 6,500 23 Start
20/04/1968
Aberdeen 3-2 Airdrie
Div 1 (Old) 8,000 23 Start
27/04/1968
Rangers 2-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 40,000 23 Start
29/04/1968
Nairn County 2-5 Aberdeen
Friendly 2,500 23 Start
27/07/1968
Peterhead 0-4 Aberdeen
Friendly 23 Start
31/07/1968
Nairn County 0-3 Aberdeen
Friendly 23 Start
03/08/1968
Aberdeen 1-1 Blackpool
Friendly 18,000 23 Start
05/08/1968
Newcastle United 1-0 Aberdeen
Friendly 14,190 23 Start
10/08/1968
Clyde 4-1 Aberdeen
League Cup G3 5,000 23 Start
14/08/1968
Aberdeen 1-0 Dunfermline Athletic
League Cup G3 18,000 23 Start
17/08/1968
Aberdeen 4-1 Dundee United
League Cup G3 16,000 23 Start
24/08/1968
Aberdeen 0-2 Clyde
League Cup G3 19,000 23 Start
28/08/1968
Dunfermline Athletic 1-2 Aberdeen
League Cup G3 8,000 23 Start
31/08/1968
Dundee United 1-0 Aberdeen
League Cup G3 12,000 23 Start
26/10/1968
Rangers 2-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 40,000 24 Start
07/12/1968
Aberdeen 2-6 Hibernian
Div 1 (Old) 11,500 24 Start
14/12/1968
Airdrie 2-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 3,500 24 Start
21/12/1968
Aberdeen 2-0 Falkirk
Div 1 (Old) 7,000 24 Start
28/12/1968
Kilmarnock 2-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 6,500 24 Start
01/01/1969
Aberdeen 0-0 Dundee
Div 1 (Old) 12,000 24 Start
02/01/1969
St. Johnstone 3-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 7,000 24 Start
04/01/1969
Dundee United 1-4 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 15,000 24 Start
11/01/1969
Aberdeen 1-3 Celtic
Div 1 (Old) 31,000 24 Start
18/01/1969
Heart of Midlothian 3-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 8,000 24 Start
25/01/1969
Aberdeen 3-0 Berwick Rangers
Scottish Cup R1 13,600 24 Start
01/02/1969
Aberdeen 1-1 Partick Thistle
Div 1 (Old) 8,000 24 Start
22/02/1969
Ayr United 2-2 Aberdeen
Friendly 1,000 24 Start
25/02/1969
Aberdeen 2-2 Dunfermline Athletic
Scottish Cup R2 14,685 24 Start
26/02/1969
Dunfermline Athletic 0-2 Aberdeen
Scottish Cup R2 REP 17,500 24 Start
01/03/1969
Aberdeen 0-0 Kilmarnock
Scottish Cup QF 24,000 24 Start
05/03/1969
Kilmarnock 0-3 Aberdeen
Scottish Cup QF REP 17,183 24 Start
08/03/1969
Arbroath 2-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 4,700 24 Start
15/03/1969
St. Mirren 1-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 3,750 24 Start
19/03/1969
Raith Rovers 3-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 24 Start
22/03/1969
Aberdeen 1-6 Rangers
Scottish Cup SF 39,250 24 Start
24/03/1969
Aberdeen 2-2 Dunfermline Athletic
Div 1 (Old) 7,000 24 Start
29/03/1969
Hibernian 1-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 6,321 24 Start
02/04/1969
Aberdeen 6-3 Morton
Div 1 (Old) 10,000 24 Start
05/04/1969
Aberdeen 3-1 Airdrie
Div 1 (Old) 11,000 24 Start
09/04/1969
Aberdeen 0-0 Rangers
Div 1 (Old) 23,000 24 Start
05/05/1969
Peterhead 0-7 Aberdeen
Friendly 1,000 24 Start
28/07/1969
Tranmere Rovers 4-3 Aberdeen
Friendly 1,241 24 Start
30/07/1969
Sheffield Wednesday 2-1 Aberdeen
Friendly 10,075 24 Start
02/08/1969
Aberdeen 0-0 Werder Bremen
Friendly 12,000 24 Start
09/08/1969
Aberdeen 2-2 Dunfermline Athletic
League Cup G2 16,000 24 Start
06/04/1970
Aberdeen 2-2 Kilmarnock
Div 1 (Old) 6,500 25 Start
13/04/1970
Hibernian 1-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 10,000 25 Start
18/04/1970
Motherwell 0-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 6,100 25 Start
02/05/1970
Newcastle United 0-1 Aberdeen
Friendly 10,300 25 Start
04/08/1970
Aberdeen 1-1 ADO Den Haag
Friendly 13,500 25 Start
08/08/1970
Airdrie 1-1 Aberdeen
League Cup G4 3,500 25 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
1970-71
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
1
0
0
1969-70
3
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
4
0
0
4
0
0
1968-69
19
0
1
6
0
0
6
0
0
0
0
0
31
0
1
6
0
0
1967-68
28
0
0
6
0
0
3
0
0
4
0
0
41
0
0
14
0
1
1966-67
30
0
3
10
0
2
6
0
0
0
0
0
46
0
5
3
1
2
1965-66
25
0
2
0
0
0
5
0
1
0
0
0
30
0
3
3
0
0
1964-65
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
7
0
0
Totals:
105
0
6
24
0
2
20
0
1
4
0
0
153
0
9
38
1
3
Total Appearances/Goals: 153 9