Gerry Lesslie Player Profile

Player Details

  • Born: September 5th, 1960
  • Position: Defender
  • Signed: July 1st, 1978
  • First Manager: Jim McLean
  • Also Played For: Brechin City


Playing History



 List of Goals Scored
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 List of Games Played
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Biography


Lesslie signed for United on an 'S' form from Celtic Boys Club in 1977, making the step up to the reserves in September 1978. A regular at that level over the next three years, he made a scoring first team debut against Arbroath in a Forfarshire Cup tie in August 1979, but played just once more, in a friendly against Hearts in February 1980.

In the spring of 1981 Gerry was transferred to Brechin City for a fee of around £5,000. He was with the Glebe Park side for four years, winning the Second Division Championship and promotion to the First Division in 1983.






Timeline


  • Date of Birth

    Gerry was born on this date in .

  • Signed For Dundee United

    Lesslie signed for United on an 'S' form from Celtic Boys Club in 1977, making the step up to the reserves in September 1978. A regular at that level over the next three years, he made a scoring first team debut against Arbroath in a Forfarshire Cup tie in August 1979, but played just once more, in a friendly against Hearts in February 1980.