Alex Davidson (footballer)

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Alex Davidson
Personal information
Date of birth (1920-06-06)6 June 1920
Place of birth Langholm, Scotland
Height 5 ft 7 in (1.70 m)[1]
Playing position Inside forward
Youth career
St. Roch's
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1937–1940 Hibernian 15 (2)
1944 Lincoln City (guest)
1946–1948 Chelsea 2 (0)
1948–1949 Crystal Palace 10 (2)
Clacton Town
Total 27 (4)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Alex Davidson (born 6 June 1920, date of death unknown) was a Scottish football player. Davidson played for Hibernian in the Scottish Football League before the Second World War. He scored a late equalising goal in an Edinburgh derby against Hearts on 1 January 1938.[2] During the war, he played for Lincoln City as a guest.[3] When league football resumed after the war, Davidson played for Chelsea and Crystal Palace in the Football League.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Alex Davidson". stamford-bridge.com. Retrieved 17 August 2012. 
  2. ^ "Sat 01 Jan 1938 Division A Hibernian 2 Hearts 2". www.londonhearts.com. Retrieved 17 August 2012. 
  3. ^ "Davidson, Alex". www.fitbastats.com. Retrieved 17 August 2012. 

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