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Hibernian Player Alan Gordon Details

Gordon, Alan

PositionForward
Date of Birth14/05/1944
Place of BirthEdinburgh
NationalityScottish
Signed FromDundee United
Sold ToDundee
Games Played145 [Show all]
Games Started143
Games On As Sub2
Goals82
Yellow Cards0
Red Cards0
DebutVs Motherwell on 22/01/1972 in Scottish League (H 1-2)
Age on Debut27 Years and 253 Days
First GoalVs Partick Thistle on 05/02/1972 in Scottish Cup (A 2-0)
Age at First Goal27 Years and 267 Days


Season Breakdown

 Scottish LeagueScottish CupLeague CupOtherTotal
SeasonStarts (As Sub)GoalsStarts (As Sub)GoalsStarts (As Sub)GoalsStarts (As Sub)GoalsStarts (As Sub)Goals
1974/197510 (0)40 (0)09 (0)44 (0)223 (0)10
1973/197427 (1)164 (0)38 (1)36 (0)145 (2)23
1972/197333 (0)273 (0)111 (0)39 (0)1156 (0)42
1971/197213 (0)46 (0)30 (0)00 (0)019 (0)7
Totals83 (1)5113 (0)728 (1)1019 (0)14143 (2)82


Last 5 Games Started

DateVenueCompetition (Round)OpponentResultScore
09/11/1974AwayScottish League (Division One (old) / 10)Dunfermline AthleticDrawn1-1
06/11/1974AwayUEFA Cup (R2 Leg2)JuventusLost0-4
02/11/1974HomeScottish League (Division One (old) / 9)MortonWon5-0
23/10/1974HomeUEFA Cup (R2 Leg1)JuventusLost2-4
19/10/1974AwayScottish League (Division One (old) / 8)CelticLost0-5


Last 5 Games As A Used Sub

DateVenueCompetition (Round)OpponentResultScore
09/02/1974AwayScottish League (Division One (old) / 21)FalkirkDrawn0-0
15/08/1973HomeLeague Cup (Group 2 / Group 2)Ayr UnitedWon1-0


Last 5 Games Scored In

DateVenueCompetition (Round)OpponentResultScore
09/11/1974AwayScottish League (Division One (old) / 10)Dunfermline AthleticDrawn1-1
12/10/1974HomeScottish League (Division One (old) / 7)MotherwellWon6-2
02/10/1974HomeUEFA Cup (R1 Leg2)RosenborgWon9-1
21/09/1974HomeScottish League (Division One (old) / 4)Dundee UnitedWon3-0
18/09/1974AwayUEFA Cup (R1 Leg1)RosenborgWon3-2


Current Comments

2 comments so far (post your own)

Alan Gordon was a cultured centre-forward for Hibs ; - and one of the best headers of a ball ever to appear in the Scottish League.

A fully qualified CA he famously incurred the wrath of his manager, Eddie Turnbull, who rebuked him with the classic retort - "The trouble with you Gordon is all your brains are in your heid !" (edited by moderator)

Posted by Patrick Roberts on 18/08/2010 - 15:36

He was the tip of the Tornado spear.

Posted by Justin on 23/05/2013 - 02:02

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