Dave Skelligan Player Profile




Playing Seasons


ALL League Cups
Season
1938-39 30 30 0 0 0 28 0 2 0
1937-38 34 34 8 0 1 32 8 2 0
1936-37 29 29 4 0 0 28 4 1 0
1935-36 36 36 5 0 0 32 4 4 1
Totals: 129 (0) 17 120 (0) 16 9 (0) 1

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
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

 Recent First Team Goals
Apr 30th, 1938 30/04/38 Division Two vs. Airdrie (H) 5 - 5
Jan 15th, 1938 15/01/38 Division Two vs. Forfar Athletic (A) 3 - 4
Jan 3rd, 1938 03/01/38 Division Two vs. Leith Athletic (H) 3 - 4
Dec 25th, 1937 25/12/37 Division Two vs. Raith Rovers (H) 4 - 4
Oct 9th, 1937 09/10/37 Division Two vs. Dunfermline (H) 4 - 2

 List of Goals Scored (click to expand)
Apr 30th, 1938 30/04/38 Division Two vs. Airdrie (H) 5 - 5 (-) p
Jan 15th, 1938 15/01/38 Division Two vs. Forfar Athletic (A) 3 - 4 (-) p
Jan 3rd, 1938 03/01/38 Division Two vs. Leith Athletic (H) 3 - 4 (-) p
Dec 25th, 1937 25/12/37 Division Two vs. Raith Rovers (H) 4 - 4 (-) p
Dec 25th, 1937 25/12/37 Division Two vs. Raith Rovers (H) 4 - 4 (-) p
Oct 9th, 1937 09/10/37 Division Two vs. Dunfermline (H) 4 - 2 (-) p
Sep 25th, 1937 25/09/37 Division Two vs. Alloa Athletic (H) 2 - 2 (-) p
Sep 4th, 1937 04/09/37 Division Two vs. Dumbarton (A) 1 - 5 (-) p
Mar 20th, 1937 20/03/37 Division Two vs. Leith Athletic (H) 4 - 2 (-) p
Jan 16th, 1937 16/01/37 Division Two vs. Forfar Athletic (A) 3 - 3 (-) p
Nov 28th, 1936 28/11/36 Division Two vs. Dumbarton (A) 5 - 4 (-) p
Oct 31st, 1936 31/10/36 Division Two vs. East Stirling (H) 4 - 6 (-) p
Apr 11th, 1936 11/04/36 Division Two vs. Forfar Athletic (A) 4 - 3 (-) p
Apr 4th, 1936 04/04/36 Division Two vs. Leith Athletic (H) 8 - 2 (-) p
Apr 4th, 1936 04/04/36 Division Two vs. Leith Athletic (H) 8 - 2 (-) p
Feb 3rd, 1936 03/02/36 1st Round 2nd Replay vs. Alloa Athletic (N) 2 - 1 (86') p
Aug 10th, 1935 10/08/35 Division Two vs. St Bernard's (H) 2 - 2 (59') p

 List of Games Played (click to expand)
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 11th, 1939 11/02/39 Division Two vs. Edinburgh City (H) 1 - 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
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
Oct 8th, 1938 08/10/38 Division Two vs. St Bernard's (A) 3 - 5
Oct 1st, 1938 01/10/38 Division Two vs. King's Park (H) 2 - 1
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
Apr 30th, 1938 30/04/38 Division Two vs. Airdrie (H) 5 - 5
Apr 29th, 1938 29/04/38 Division Two vs. East Fife (A) 0 - 7
Apr 23rd, 1938 23/04/38 Division Two vs. Albion Rovers (H) 1 - 4
Apr 16th, 1938 16/04/38 Division Two vs. Dunfermline (A) 0 - 2
Mar 26th, 1938 26/03/38 Division Two vs. Leith Athletic (A) 0 - 5
Mar 19th, 1938 19/03/38 Division Two vs. Stenhousemuir (H) 0 - 4
Mar 12th, 1938 12/03/38 Division Two vs. Brechin City (H) 3 - 4
Mar 5th, 1938 05/03/38 Division Two vs. Brechin City (A) 0 - 3
Feb 26th, 1938 26/02/38 Division Two vs. Alloa Athletic (A) 4 - 2
Feb 19th, 1938 19/02/38 Division Two vs. Cowdenbeath (H) 2 - 3
Feb 12th, 1938 12/02/38 2nd Round vs. East Fife (A) 0 - 5
Feb 5th, 1938 05/02/38 Division Two vs. Cowdenbeath (A) 1 - 3
Jan 29th, 1938 29/01/38 Division Two vs. Dumbarton (H) 1 - 4
Jan 22nd, 1938 22/01/38 1st Round vs. Hearts (H) 3 - 1
Jan 15th, 1938 15/01/38 Division Two vs. Forfar Athletic (A) 3 - 4
Jan 8th, 1938 08/01/38 Division Two vs. King's Park (H) 2 - 0
Jan 3rd, 1938 03/01/38 Division Two vs. Leith Athletic (H) 3 - 4
Jan 1st, 1938 01/01/38 Division Two vs. Edinburgh City (A) 2 - 0
Dec 25th, 1937 25/12/37 Division Two vs. Raith Rovers (H) 4 - 4
Dec 4th, 1937 04/12/37 Division Two vs. Montrose (A) 3 - 1
Nov 27th, 1937 27/11/37 Division Two vs. Forfar Athletic (H) 2 - 0
Nov 6th, 1937 06/11/37 Division Two vs. Airdrie (A) 3 - 4
Oct 30th, 1937 30/10/37 Division Two vs. East Fife (H) 0 - 2
Oct 23rd, 1937 23/10/37 Division Two vs. East Stirling (A) 1 - 1
Oct 16th, 1937 16/10/37 Division Two vs. St Bernard's (A) 0 - 3
Oct 9th, 1937 09/10/37 Division Two vs. Dunfermline (H) 4 - 2
Oct 2nd, 1937 02/10/37 Division Two vs. King's Park (A) 4 - 4
Sep 25th, 1937 25/09/37 Division Two vs. Alloa Athletic (H) 2 - 2
Sep 18th, 1937 18/09/37 Division Two vs. Albion Rovers (A) 1 - 4
Sep 11th, 1937 11/09/37 Division Two vs. Edinburgh City (H) 5 - 2
Sep 4th, 1937 04/09/37 Division Two vs. Dumbarton (A) 1 - 5
Aug 28th, 1937 28/08/37 Division Two vs. Montrose (H) 2 - 1
Aug 21st, 1937 21/08/37 Division Two vs. Raith Rovers (A) 2 - 4
Aug 14th, 1937 14/08/37 Division Two vs. St Bernard's (H) 1 - 7
Apr 16th, 1937 16/04/37 Division Two vs. Stenhousemuir (A) 2 - 9
Apr 10th, 1937 10/04/37 Division Two vs. St Bernard's (H) 0 - 3
Apr 3rd, 1937 03/04/37 Division Two vs. East Stirling (A) 1 - 2
Mar 27th, 1937 27/03/37 Division Two vs. Edinburgh City (A) 3 - 2
Mar 20th, 1937 20/03/37 Division Two vs. Leith Athletic (H) 4 - 2
Mar 6th, 1937 06/03/37 Division Two vs. Montrose (A) 0 - 5
Feb 20th, 1937 20/02/37 Division Two vs. Cowdenbeath (H) 1 - 1
Feb 6th, 1937 06/02/37 Division Two vs. East Fife (A) 4 - 4
Jan 30th, 1937 30/01/37 1st Round vs. Airdrie (A) 1 - 3
Jan 23rd, 1937 23/01/37 Division Two vs. Stenhousemuir (H) 3 - 2
Jan 16th, 1937 16/01/37 Division Two vs. Forfar Athletic (A) 3 - 3
Jan 9th, 1937 09/01/37 Division Two vs. King's Park (H) 3 - 3
Jan 2nd, 1937 02/01/37 Division Two vs. Brechin City (A) 3 - 4
Jan 1st, 1937 01/01/37 Division Two vs. Morton (H) 1 - 4
Dec 12th, 1936 12/12/36 Division Two vs. East Fife (H) 0 - 0
Dec 5th, 1936 05/12/36 Division Two vs. Leith Athletic (A) 2 - 2
Nov 28th, 1936 28/11/36 Division Two vs. Dumbarton (A) 5 - 4
Nov 21st, 1936 21/11/36 Division Two vs. Edinburgh City (H) 2 - 2
Nov 14th, 1936 14/11/36 Division Two vs. Forfar Athletic (H) 5 - 0
Nov 7th, 1936 07/11/36 Division Two vs. Raith Rovers (A) 3 - 2
Oct 31st, 1936 31/10/36 Division Two vs. East Stirling (H) 4 - 6
Oct 24th, 1936 24/10/36 Division Two vs. Montrose (H) 5 - 1
Oct 17th, 1936 17/10/36 Division Two vs. Cowdenbeath (A) 3 - 5
Oct 10th, 1936 10/10/36 Division Two vs. Airdrie (H) 2 - 1
Sep 26th, 1936 26/09/36 Division Two vs. Alloa Athletic (H) 0 - 1
Aug 29th, 1936 29/08/36 Division Two vs. Raith Rovers (H) 2 - 4
Aug 22nd, 1936 22/08/36 Division Two vs. Airdrie (A) 0 - 4
Aug 15th, 1936 15/08/36 Division Two vs. Brechin City (H) 3 - 3
Aug 8th, 1936 08/08/36 Division Two vs. King's Park (A) 4 - 2
Apr 13th, 1936 13/04/36 Division Two vs. East Stirling (H) 12 - 1
Apr 11th, 1936 11/04/36 Division Two vs. Forfar Athletic (A) 4 - 3
Apr 4th, 1936 04/04/36 Division Two vs. Leith Athletic (H) 8 - 2
Mar 28th, 1936 28/03/36 Division Two vs. Stenhousemuir (H) 6 - 1
Mar 14th, 1936 14/03/36 Division Two vs. Cowdenbeath (H) 6 - 1
Feb 29th, 1936 29/02/36 Division Two vs. Montrose (H) 2 - 3
Feb 15th, 1936 15/02/36 Division Two vs. King's Park (A) 1 - 2
Feb 8th, 1936 08/02/36 2nd Round vs. Cowdenbeath (A) 3 - 5
Feb 3rd, 1936 03/02/36 1st Round 2nd Replay vs. Alloa Athletic (N) 2 - 1
Jan 29th, 1936 29/01/36 1st Round Replay vs. Alloa Athletic (A) 1 - 1
Jan 25th, 1936 25/01/36 1st Round vs. Alloa Athletic (H) 2 - 2
Jan 18th, 1936 18/01/36 Division Two vs. Raith Rovers (H) 4 - 3
Jan 11th, 1936 11/01/36 Division Two vs. St Bernard's (A) 1 - 3
Jan 4th, 1936 04/01/36 Division Two vs. East Fife (A) 3 - 4
Jan 2nd, 1936 02/01/36 Division Two vs. Brechin City (H) 2 - 2
Jan 1st, 1936 01/01/36 Division Two vs. Morton (A) 1 - 4
Dec 28th, 1935 28/12/35 Division Two vs. Dumbarton (H) 8 - 0
Dec 21st, 1935 21/12/35 Division Two vs. St Mirren (A) 2 - 6
Dec 7th, 1935 07/12/35 Division Two vs. East Stirling (A) 3 - 2
Nov 30th, 1935 30/11/35 Division Two vs. Montrose (A) 2 - 3
Nov 23rd, 1935 23/11/35 Division Two vs. Edinburgh City (H) 4 - 1
Nov 16th, 1935 16/11/35 Division Two vs. Leith Athletic (A) 1 - 3
Nov 9th, 1935 09/11/35 Division Two vs. Falkirk (A) 2 - 4
Nov 2nd, 1935 02/11/35 Division Two vs. Forfar Athletic (H) 4 - 1
Oct 26th, 1935 26/10/35 Division Two vs. Cowdenbeath (A) 0 - 7
Oct 19th, 1935 19/10/35 Division Two vs. East Fife (H) 4 - 2
Oct 12th, 1935 12/10/35 Division Two vs. Stenhousemuir (A) 0 - 5
Oct 5th, 1935 05/10/35 Division Two vs. Morton (H) 1 - 1
Sep 28th, 1935 28/09/35 Division Two vs. Dumbarton (A) 5 - 3
Sep 21st, 1935 21/09/35 Division Two vs. St Mirren (H) 1 - 2
Sep 14th, 1935 14/09/35 Division Two vs. Raith Rovers (A) 1 - 1
Sep 7th, 1935 07/09/35 Division Two vs. Falkirk (H) 3 - 1
Aug 31st, 1935 31/08/35 Division Two vs. Brechin City (A) 1 - 2
Aug 24th, 1935 24/08/35 Division Two vs. King's Park (H) 1 - 1
Aug 17th, 1935 17/08/35 Division Two vs. Alloa Athletic (A) 3 - 2
Aug 10th, 1935 10/08/35 Division Two vs. St Bernard's (H) 2 - 2


Competition History


Comp
LGE 120 16 0 1
SC 9 1 0 0
Totals: 129 (0) 17

 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


Dave hadplayed in public trial matches for United in 1930 and 1931 but he was not signed until June 1935 from Brechin City. He was a stalwart in the defence for four seasons at Tannadice but was released in April 1939. He then joined Forfar Athletic.

Last updated on Tuesday, September 11th, 2012 by J Myles.





Debut

August 10th, 1935
Dundee United 2 - 2 St Bernard's

League (Division Two)


Timeline


  • Date of Birth


    Dave has an unknown date of birth.


  • Signed For Dundee United


  • First Team Debut

    Dundee United 2 - 2 St Bernard's
    League (Division Two)

    United kicked off their new season in front of a 14,000 crowd at Tannadice, as they welcomed the all out attacking combination of St Bernard's.From the outset, there were doubts cast over Unit


  • First Goal

    Dundee United 2 - 2 St Bernard's
    League (Division Two)

    United kicked off their new season in front of a 14,000 crowd at Tannadice, as they welcomed the all out attacking combination of St Bernard's.From the outset, there were doubts cast over Unit


  • 50th Appearance

    Leith Athletic 2 - 2 Dundee United
    League (Division Two)


  • 50th League Appearance

    Dundee United 3 - 3 King's Park
    League (Division Two)


  • Last Goal

    Dundee United 5 - 5 Airdrie
    League (Division Two)


  • 100th Appearance

    Montrose 4 - 5 Dundee United
    League (Division Two)


  • 100th League Appearance

    Dundee United 2 - 1 King's Park
    League (Division Two)


  • Last Appearance

    Stenhousemuir 3 - 0 Dundee United
    League (Division Two)