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Hibernian Player Willie Paterson Details

Paterson, Willie

Date of Birth30/04/1957
Signed FromBurnley
Sold ToFalkirk
Games Played14 [Show all]
Games Started2
Games On As Sub12
Yellow Cards0
Red Cards0
DebutVs Motherwell on 17/04/1976 in Scottish League (H 2-0)
Age on Debut18 Years and 353 Days
First GoalVs Heart of Midlothian on 30/10/1976 in Scottish League (H 1-1)
Age at First Goal19 Years and 183 Days

Season Breakdown

 Scottish LeagueScottish CupLeague CupOtherTotal
SeasonStarts (As Sub)GoalsStarts (As Sub)GoalsStarts (As Sub)GoalsStarts (As Sub)GoalsStarts (As Sub)Goals
1977/19780 (3)10 (1)00 (0)00 (0)00 (4)1
1976/19771 (5)10 (1)00 (0)00 (0)01 (6)1
1975/19761 (2)00 (0)00 (0)00 (0)01 (2)0
Totals2 (10)20 (2)00 (0)00 (0)02 (12)2

Last 5 Games Started

DateVenueCompetition (Round)OpponentResultScore
30/10/1976HomeScottish League (Premier Division / 9)Heart of MidlothianDrawn1-1
21/04/1976HomeScottish League (Premier Division / 34)CelticWon2-0

Last 5 Games As A Used Sub

DateVenueCompetition (Round)OpponentResultScore
04/03/1978HomeScottish Cup (R4)Partick ThistleDrawn0-0
02/01/1978HomeScottish League (Premier Division / 20)ClydebankWon2-0
31/12/1977AwayScottish League (Premier Division / 19)RangersDrawn0-0
24/12/1977HomeScottish League (Premier Division / 18)MotherwellWon2-1
26/03/1977HomeScottish League (Premier Division / 28)MotherwellLost1-2

Last 5 Games Scored In

DateVenueCompetition (Round)OpponentResultScore
24/12/1977HomeScottish League (Premier Division / 18)MotherwellWon2-1
30/10/1976HomeScottish League (Premier Division / 9)Heart of MidlothianDrawn1-1

Current Comments

4 comments so far (post your own)

Willie Paterson joined the club in 1975, after becoming homesick at Burnley. The highlight of his time at Easter Road would probably be his great header in the 'derby' game on 30/10/1976 (H 1-1). In March 1979 he joined Falkirk.

Finished his career with Kirkintilloch Rob Roy.

Posted by Patrick Roberts on 30/12/2012 - 01:48

he is now a referee in the CKDYL, and still a hibee!

Posted by hamish campsie on 15/04/2013 - 13:25

Saw Willie play against Celtic turning Danny McGrain inside out , wonder why he never bacame a first team regular.

Posted by rod james scott on 25/10/2013 - 00:04

Saw him v m'well in '76, he was superb,thought he would be a star,great skill

Posted by Andy,well fan on 25/06/2017 - 14:34

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