Rab Smith Player Profile


  • Born:
  • Position: Goalkeeper
  • Signed: August 6th, 1938
  • First Manager: Sam Irving
  • Career Totals: 38 appearances


Playing Seasons


ALL League Cups
Season
1939-40 6 6 0 0 0 - - 6 0
1938-39 32 32 0 0 0 30 0 2 0
Totals: 38 (0) 0 30 (0) 0 8 (0) 0

ALL = Combined first team appearances
League/Cups = First team starts (sub appearances)
Cln = Clean Sheets | CtGR = Clean Sheets to Games Ratio

 Recent First Team Starts
Nov 25th, 1939 25/11/39 Eastern Regional vs. Aberdeen (H) 3 - 5
Nov 18th, 1939 18/11/39 Eastern Regional vs. Hearts (A) 2 - 9
Nov 11th, 1939 11/11/39 Eastern Regional vs. St Johnstone (H) 2 - 2
Nov 4th, 1939 04/11/39 Eastern Regional vs. Cowdenbeath (A) 2 - 4
Oct 28th, 1939 28/10/39 Eastern Regional vs. King's Park (H) 1 - 0

 Recent First Team Goals
 None

 List of Goals Scored
None

 List of Games Played (click to expand)
Nov 25th, 1939 25/11/39 Eastern Regional vs. Aberdeen (H) 3 - 5
Nov 18th, 1939 18/11/39 Eastern Regional vs. Hearts (A) 2 - 9
Nov 11th, 1939 11/11/39 Eastern Regional vs. St Johnstone (H) 2 - 2
Nov 4th, 1939 04/11/39 Eastern Regional vs. Cowdenbeath (A) 2 - 4
Oct 28th, 1939 28/10/39 Eastern Regional vs. King's Park (H) 1 - 0
Oct 21st, 1939 21/10/39 Eastern Regional vs. Stenhousemuir (A) 1 - 0
Apr 29th, 1939 29/04/39 Division Two vs. Stenhousemuir (A) 0 - 3
Apr 22nd, 1939 22/04/39 Division Two vs. Montrose (H) 3 - 5
Apr 8th, 1939 08/04/39 Division Two vs. Morton (A) 4 - 3
Apr 1st, 1939 01/04/39 Division Two vs. King's Park (A) 2 - 3
Mar 25th, 1939 25/03/39 Division Two vs. East Stirling (H) 10 - 0
Mar 18th, 1939 18/03/39 Division Two vs. Dundee (A) 0 - 2
Mar 11th, 1939 11/03/39 Division Two vs. Leith Athletic (H) 6 - 1
Mar 4th, 1939 04/03/39 Division Two vs. Forfar Athletic (H) 6 - 0
Feb 25th, 1939 25/02/39 Division Two vs. Edinburgh City (A) 2 - 3
Feb 4th, 1939 04/02/39 2nd Round vs. Motherwell (H) 1 - 5
Jan 28th, 1939 28/01/39 Division Two vs. Alloa Athletic (A) 0 - 3
Jan 21st, 1939 21/01/39 1st Round vs. Stenhousemuir (H) 2 - 0
Jan 14th, 1939 14/01/39 Division Two vs. Dunfermline (H) 1 - 0
Dec 31st, 1938 31/12/38 Division Two vs. Cowdenbeath (A) 2 - 2
Dec 24th, 1938 24/12/38 Division Two vs. Brechin City (H) 1 - 0
Dec 17th, 1938 17/12/38 Division Two vs. Forfar Athletic (A) 1 - 2
Dec 10th, 1938 10/12/38 Division Two vs. Dumbarton (H) 4 - 2
Dec 3rd, 1938 03/12/38 Division Two vs. Leith Athletic (A) 2 - 0
Nov 26th, 1938 26/11/38 Division Two vs. Brechin City (A) 2 - 2
Nov 19th, 1938 19/11/38 Division Two vs. Airdrie (H) 1 - 2
Nov 12th, 1938 12/11/38 Division Two vs. St Bernard's (H) 5 - 2
Nov 5th, 1938 05/11/38 Division Two vs. East Stirling (A) 3 - 3
Oct 29th, 1938 29/10/38 Division Two vs. Stenhousemuir (H) 2 - 1
Oct 22nd, 1938 22/10/38 Division Two vs. Morton (H) 1 - 0
Oct 15th, 1938 15/10/38 Division Two vs. Dunfermline (A) 0 - 3
Sep 24th, 1938 24/09/38 Division Two vs. Dumbarton (A) 0 - 1
Sep 17th, 1938 17/09/38 Division Two vs. Dundee (H) 3 - 0
Sep 10th, 1938 10/09/38 Division Two vs. East Fife (A) 2 - 3
Sep 3rd, 1938 03/09/38 Division Two vs. Alloa Athletic (H) 1 - 0
Aug 27th, 1938 27/08/38 Division Two vs. Airdrie (A) 0 - 1
Aug 20th, 1938 20/08/38 Division Two vs. Cowdenbeath (H) 1 - 4
Aug 13th, 1938 13/08/38 Division Two vs. Montrose (A) 5 - 4


Competition History


Comp
LGE 30 0 0 0
SC 2 0 0 0
WAR 6 0 0 0
Totals: 38 (0) 0

 Apps = First Team Appearances (Sub Appearances) | Gls = Goals
 Cln = Clean Sheets | CtGR = Clean Sheets to Games Ratio
 Yel = Yellow Cards/Cautions | Red = Red Cards/Dismissals


Biography


Rab signed from Ayr United. He became a regular in the side and went on to retain the keeper’s jersey for all but four games in 1938-39. He re-signed for the next season but shortly after the outbreak of WW2, he moved to the west coast to work and was signed by Celtic.

Last updated on Tuesday, September 11th, 2012 by S Gracie.





Debut

August 13th, 1938
Montrose 4 - 5 Dundee United

League (Division Two)


Timeline


  • Date of Birth


    Rab has an unknown date of birth.


  • Signed For Dundee United


  • First Team Debut

    Montrose 4 - 5 Dundee United
    League (Division Two)


  • Last Appearance

    Dundee United 3 - 5 Aberdeen
    Wartime (Eastern Regional)