Davie Robb

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Davie Robb
Personal information
Full name David Robb
Date of birth (1947-12-15) 15 December 1947 (age 67)
Place of birth Broughty Ferry, Scotland
Height 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Playing position Forward
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1966-1977 Aberdeen 251 (77)
1977-1978 Tampa Bay Rowdies 42 (21)
1978-1979 Norwich City 5 (1)
1979 Philadelphia Fury 30 (16)
1980 Tulsa Roughnecks 12 (4)
1980 Vancouver Whitecaps 15 (0)
1980-1981 Dunfermline Athletic 3 (0)
National team
1969–1971 Scotland U23[1] 3 (1)
1971 Scotland 5 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Davie Robb (born 15 December 1947) is a Scottish former football player best known for playing for Aberdeen.


Davie Robb was born in Broughty Ferry, Dundee in 1947. Affectionately known to Aberdeen supporters as "The Brush",[2] Robb scored 99 goals in 345 appearances with Aberdeen.[2] He scored the winning goal for Aberdeen in the 1976 Scottish League Cup Final. Upon leaving Aberdeen, he played in the USA and Canada, and had a short spell at English club Norwich City, before returning to Scotland to play three games for Dunfermline Athletic. He retired from football in 1981.



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