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ian burns

4
Right Half

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Squad Number: 4
Position: Right Half
Date of Birth: Wednesday, April 19, 1939
Birthplace: Aberdeen
Nationality: Scottish
Height: 5' 9
Weight: 10st 7lbs
Signed: 22nd June 1957
In armed services at beginning of season 1959-60. "A zestful player verging on international honours. A part-time player who works in an insurance office."

Source: Blackpool programme, 28th January 1961

Ian had a spell as acting skipper in season 1960-1961.
Died: Larbert, 6th December 2015

In 1969 Ian left the Commercial Union Group which he had joined from Northern Insurance, where he had worked when with the Dons, to join the Equity and Law Life Assurance Society in Aberdeen.

Aberdeen Debut

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Date Result Competition Venue Attendance Age at debut Type RedTv Report
10/08/1957 Aberdeen 5 - 1 Queen of the South League Cup 22,000
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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 2 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 0 0 0 0 0
1964-65 18 0 0 4 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 23 0 0 0 0 0
1963-64 26 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 30 0 0 2 0 0
1962-63 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1961-62 19 0 0 3 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 26 0 0 2 0 0
1960-61 21 0 1 6 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 29 0 1 2 0 0
1959-60 22 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 26 0 0 3 0 0
1958-59 21 0 0 6 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 30 0 0 1 0 0
1957-58 13 0 1 7 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 20 0 5 0 0 0
Totals: 142 0 2 34 0 4 16 0 0 0 0 0 192 0 6 10 0 0
Total Appearances/Goals:   192 6  
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