Monty Munro Player Profile

Player Details

  • Full Name: James Angus Munro
  • Born: October 5th, 1912 (Dundee)
  • Died: January 21st, 1936 (Dundee)
  • Position: Outside Right
  • Signed: December 13th, 1933
  • First Manager: Willie Reid
  • Career Totals: 9 appearances, 2 goals
  • Also Played For: Arbroath, Dundee, East Fife


Playing History

Season Win % Draw % Loss %
1933-34 9 2 0 0 11.1% 22.2% 66.7%
Totals: 9 (0) 2


 Apps = First Team Appearances (Sub Appearances) | Gls = Goals
 GtGR = Goals to Games Ratio | W/D/L - Games won, drawn or lost as percentage of games played in
 Yel = Yellow Cards/Cautions | Red = Red Cards/Dismissals

 Recent First Team Starts
 10/02/34 Division Two vs. Edinburgh City (A) 1 - 2
 27/01/34 Division Two vs. Arbroath (A) 2 - 4
 20/01/34 1st Round vs. Alloa Athletic (A) 2 - 4
 13/01/34 Division Two vs. Brechin City (H) 0 - 1
 06/01/34 Division Two vs. St Bernard's (H) 4 - 1

 Recent First Team Goals
 30/12/33 Division Two vs. Dumbarton (H) 4 - 4
 16/12/33 Division Two vs. Arbroath (H) 4 - 4

 List of Goals Scored (click to expand)
 30/12/33 Division Two vs. Dumbarton (H)  4 - 4
 16/12/33 Division Two vs. Arbroath (H)  4 - 4

 List of Games Played (click to expand)
 10/02/34 Division Two vs. Edinburgh City (A)  1 - 2
 27/01/34 Division Two vs. Arbroath (A)  2 - 4
 20/01/34 1st Round vs. Alloa Athletic (A)  2 - 4
 13/01/34 Division Two vs. Brechin City (H)  0 - 1
 06/01/34 Division Two vs. St Bernard's (H)  4 - 1
 01/01/34 Division Two vs. Morton (A)  3 - 4
 30/12/33 Division Two vs. Dumbarton (H)  4 - 4
 23/12/33 Division Two vs. East Fife (A)  1 - 5
 16/12/33 Division Two vs. Arbroath (H)  4 - 4


Biography

At the age of 17, James (aka Monty) was still a pupil at Morgan Academy when he was signed by junior side Elmwood. A prolific goalscorer he moved to Dundee in 1932 before joining United a season later, initially on a one month deal which was later extended. After a short run in the team, he was released in February 1934. He went on to join East Fife before Arbroath and later the Dundee YMCA Anchorage amateurs. As well as playing football, Monty was a wicket keeper with Downfield cricket club. Tragically, Monty passed away in January 1936, having collapsed in a tram car at age 23.

Debut

December 16th, 1933
Arbroath 4 - 4 Dundee United

League (Division Two)


Timeline

  • Date of Birth

    Monty was born on this date in Dundee.

  • Signed For Dundee United

    At the age of 17, James (aka Monty) was still a pupil at Morgan Academy when he was signed by junior side Elmwood. A prolific goalscorer he moved to Dundee in 1932 before joining United a season later, initially on a one month deal which was later extended. After a short run in the team, he was released in February 1934. He went on to join East Fife before Arbroath and later the Dundee YMCA Anchorage amateurs. As well as playing football, Monty was a wicket keeper with Downfield cricket club. Tragically, Monty passed away in January 1936, having collapsed in a tram car at age 23.