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Hibernian Player Billy McCartney Details

McCartney, Billy

PositionForward
NationalityScottish
Games Played83 [Show all]
Games Started83
Games On As Sub0
Goals18
Yellow Cards0
Red Cards0
DebutVs Dundee on 16/09/1899 in Scottish League (A 2-2)
First GoalVs Rangers on 25/09/1899 in Scottish League (A 2-3)


Season Breakdown

 Scottish LeagueScottish CupLeague CupOtherTotal
SeasonStarts (As Sub)GoalsStarts (As Sub)GoalsStarts (As Sub)GoalsStarts (As Sub)GoalsStarts (As Sub)Goals
1902/190317 (0)55 (0)00 (0)00 (0)022 (0)5
1901/190217 (0)74 (0)20 (0)00 (0)021 (0)9
1900/190116 (0)06 (0)10 (0)00 (0)022 (0)1
1899/190015 (0)33 (0)00 (0)00 (0)018 (0)3
Totals65 (0)1518 (0)30 (0)00 (0)083 (0)18


Last 5 Games Started

DateVenueCompetition (Round)OpponentResultScore
21/02/1903NeutralScottish Cup (R3 Replay)DundeeLost0-1
14/02/1903HomeScottish Cup (R3 Replay)DundeeDrawn0-0
07/02/1903AwayScottish Cup (R3)DundeeDrawn0-0
31/01/1903HomeScottish League (Division One (old) / 22)Port Glasgow AthleticWon5-1
24/01/1903HomeScottish Cup (R2)Leith AthleticWon4-1


Last 5 Games Scored In

DateVenueCompetition (Round)OpponentResultScore
02/01/1903AwayScottish League (Division One (old) / 21)CelticWon4-0
20/12/1902AwayScottish League (Division One (old) / 20)Partick ThistleWon2-0
29/09/1902AwayScottish League (Division One (old) / 9)RangersWon5-2
27/09/1902HomeScottish League (Division One (old) / 8)DundeeWon1-0
22/03/1902AwayScottish Cup (Semi Final)RangersWon2-0


Current Comments

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McCartney, Billy

Outside-right who missed the 1902 Scottish Cup Final due to a broken leg sustained in the semi-final against Rangers.

Posted by Patrick Roberts on 11/11/2010 - 17:38

Signed From :- Ayr United
Sold To :- Man United

Posted by Patrick Roberts on 10/02/2011 - 17:37

Linked up extremely well with Bobby Atherton in Hibs' Championship-winning side of 1902/03. A critic wrote in 1899 that McCartney was "the best forward Hibs have had" and later he was described as a "big, robust, tearaway type of winger".

Capped Vs Ireland in 1902.


Source :- "A Scottish Soccer Internationalists' Who's Who, 1872-1986" by Douglas Lamming (Hutton Press Ltd)

Posted by Patrick Roberts on 03/05/2011 - 18:17

My Great Grandfather, went on to Man Utd then West Ham.

Posted by Gordon Kyle on 22/02/2018 - 11:32

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