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Hibernian Player Des Fox Details

Fox, Des

PositionForward
NationalityScottish
Signed FromArmadale Thistle
Sold ToRaith Rovers
Games Played49 [Show all]
Games Started49
Games On As Sub0
Goals14 (including 1 penalty)
Yellow Cards0
Red Cards0
DebutVs Clyde on 31/08/1955 in League Cup (H 2-1)
First GoalVs Dunfermline Athletic on 03/09/1955 in League Cup (A 3-1)


Season Breakdown

 Scottish LeagueScottish CupLeague CupOtherTotal
SeasonStarts (As Sub)GoalsStarts (As Sub)GoalsStarts (As Sub)GoalsStarts (As Sub)GoalsStarts (As Sub)Goals
1960/19612 (0)00 (0)03 (0)10 (0)05 (0)1
1959/19605 (0)01 (0)15 (0)10 (0)011 (0)2
1958/195924 (0)85 (0)20 (0)00 (0)029 (0)10
1957/19580 (0)01 (0)00 (0)00 (0)01 (0)0
1955/19561 (0)00 (0)02 (0)10 (0)03 (0)1
Totals32 (0)87 (0)310 (0)30 (0)049 (0)14


Last 5 Games Started

DateVenueCompetition (Round)OpponentResultScore
24/09/1960HomeScottish League (Division One (old) / 4)Raith RoversLost0-1
10/09/1960HomeScottish League (Division One (old) / 2)Heart of MidlothianLost1-4
03/09/1960AwayLeague Cup (Group 3 / Group 3)Airdrieonians (1878-2002)Lost1-3
31/08/1960AwayLeague Cup (Group 3 / Group 3)Dunfermline AthleticLost1-3
27/08/1960HomeLeague Cup (Group 3 / Group 3)KilmarnockDrawn2-2


Last 5 Games Scored In

DateVenueCompetition (Round)OpponentResultScore
27/08/1960HomeLeague Cup (Group 3 / Group 3)KilmarnockDrawn2-2
05/03/1960AwayScottish Cup (R3)East StirlingshireWon3-0
15/08/1959HomeLeague Cup (Group 4 / Group 4)MotherwellLost1-3
11/04/1959AwayScottish League (Division One (old) / 33)Partick ThistleDrawn2-2
18/03/1959HomeScottish League (Division One (old) / 29)Dunfermline AthleticWon3-1


Current Comments

3 comments so far (post your own)

Des Fox joined the club in 1955. His early career was somewhat disrupted by national service. He was stationed at one point in Cyprus and also in Dover where he played for Dover Town. Moved to Raith Rovers in February 1960, then finished his career with Winsford United in the Cheshire League.

Posted by Patrick Roberts on 07/04/2012 - 01:34

Des Fox was my uncle, my dad's oldest brother, originally from Gartcosh, then lived in Cardowan, Stepps, Glasgow. RIP uncle Dezzy.

Posted by MauriceFoxGlenboigFC on 19/05/2012 - 15:16

Haha, how's it goin' Maurice. :). He was my Great Uncle and my sponsor at my first communion. Still missed. I seem to remember him showing me his two Scotland caps. One was against Spain I think, and the other perhaps Wales? Can't really remember.

Posted by Tommy on 22/07/2013 - 14:16

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