Alan Anderson (footballer)
|Full name||Alan Anderson|
|Date of birth||21 December 1939|
|Place of birth||Edinburgh, Scotland|
|1963–1976||Heart of Midlothian||352||(21)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).
Alan Anderson (born 21 December 1939 in Edinburgh) is a Scottish former professional footballer. Anderson was a centre-half who played for Alloa Athletic, Falkirk, Millwall, Scunthorpe United and Hearts. Anderson was the Hearts team captain for over 200 games. Although never achieving a full international cap, he made seven appearances for a Scotland XI in their tour of Asia and Oceania in 1967, playing alongside Alex Ferguson. The Scotland XI won every game with Alan at centre-half.
After long service and 38 goals for Heart of Midlothian F.C. he ended his career on the first of May 1976.
- Stephen Bell; Andre Zlotkowski (6 Jun 2008). "Scotland XI Tour of Asia and Oceania 1967". Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation. Retrieved 7 Apr 2011.
- Alan Anderson, Neil Brown