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Hibernian Player Alex Hall Details

Hall, Alex

PositionDefender
Date of Birth06/11/1908
Place of BirthEast Calder
NationalityScottish
Signed FromSunderland
Sold ToRetired
Other ClubsDunfermline Athletic
Games Played247 [Show all]
Games Started247
Games On As Sub0
Goals1 (including 1 penalty)
Yellow Cards0
Red Cards0
DebutVs Dundee on 21/10/1939 in Scottish Regional League (A 1-2)
Age on Debut30 Years and 349 Days
First GoalVs St Bernard's on 30/12/1939 in Scottish Regional League (A 6-1)
Age at First Goal31 Years and 54 Days


Season Breakdown

 Scottish LeagueScottish CupLeague CupOtherTotal
SeasonStarts (As Sub)GoalsStarts (As Sub)GoalsStarts (As Sub)GoalsStarts (As Sub)GoalsStarts (As Sub)Goals
1946/19471 (0)00 (0)02 (0)00 (0)03 (0)0
1945/19460 (0)00 (0)00 (0)014 (0)014 (0)0
1944/19450 (0)00 (0)00 (0)039 (0)039 (0)0
1943/19440 (0)00 (0)00 (0)040 (0)040 (0)0
1942/19430 (0)00 (0)00 (0)041 (0)041 (0)0
1941/19420 (0)00 (0)00 (0)045 (0)045 (0)0
1940/19410 (0)00 (0)00 (0)040 (0)040 (0)0
1939/19400 (0)00 (0)00 (0)025 (0)125 (0)1
Totals1 (0)00 (0)02 (0)0244 (0)1247 (0)1


Last 5 Games Started

DateVenueCompetition (Round)OpponentResultScore
04/01/1947HomeScottish League (Division One (old) / 22)MortonDrawn1-1
26/10/1946AwayLeague Cup (Group 3 / Group 3)Third LanarkWon2-1
19/10/1946HomeLeague Cup (Group 3 / Group 3)Hamilton AcademicalWon2-0
02/01/1946AwayScottish Southern League (A Division / 23)MortonLost1-4
29/12/1945HomeScottish Southern League (A Division / 21)ClydeWon3-2


Last 5 Games Scored In

DateVenueCompetition (Round)OpponentResultScore
30/12/1939AwayScottish Regional League (Eastern Division / 11)St Bernard'sWon6-1


Current Comments

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Hall, Alec

Position :- Full-back

Signed from Sunderland under the "Guest Player" system in operation during the War. (edited by moderator)

Posted by Patrick Roberts on 07/09/2010 - 16:40

Date of Birth :- East Calder 06/11/1908

Posted by Patrick Roberts on 15/11/2010 - 17:19

His career at Sunderland was from 1929-39, during which time he won the League (1936) and the FA Cup (1937). He made 209 FL apps/scd 1gl at Roker Park.

Also, check out "www.a-love-supreme.com" and "www.thestatcat.co.uk" for more information.

Posted by Patrick Roberts on 06/06/2011 - 17:25

Pithily summed up as "a robust, straightforward back". Hall's virtues were several - he was strong in both feet, powerful in the tackle and decisive as when to make it.

Became Hibs' third team coach in Oct 1945. In 1950 took up a coaching position with Silema Wanderers in Malta.


Source :- "A Complete Who's Who of Sunderland A.F.C. - All the Lads" by Garth Dykes & Doug Lamming. (edited by moderator)

Posted by Patrick Roberts on 06/07/2016 - 01:15

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