Dougie Bell

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Dougie Bell
Personal information
Full name Douglas Bell
Date of birth (1959-09-05) 5 September 1959 (age 55)
Place of birth Paisley, Scotland
Height 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Playing position Midfielder
Youth career
Cumbernauld United
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1977–1978 St. Mirren 2 (1)
1978–1985 Aberdeen 108 (6)
1985–1987 Rangers 35 (1)
1987 St. Mirren (loan) 4 (0)
1987–1988 Hibernian 32 (3)
1988–1989 Shrewsbury Town 50 (6)
1989 Hull City (loan) 4 (0)
1989–1991 Birmingham City 16 (0)
1991–1992 Partick Thistle 12 (0)
1992–1993 Portadown
1993–1994 Clyde 18 (0)
1994–1995 Elgin City
1995 Alloa Athletic 5 (0)
1995–1996 Albion Rovers 21 (0)
1996–1997 Linlithgow Rose
Total 307 (17)
National team
1980–1984 Scotland U21[1] 2 (0)
Teams managed
1998–1999 Kilsyth Rangers
1999–2000 Vale of Clyde
2000–2001 Baillieston Juniors
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Dougie Bell (born 5 September 1959 in Paisley) is a former Scottish footballer.

Career[edit]

Bell has played for Cumbernauld United, St Mirren, Aberdeen, Rangers, Hibernian, Shrewsbury Town, Hull City, Cork City, Birmingham City, Partick Thistle, Portadown, Clyde, Elgin City, Alloa Athletic, Albion Rovers & Linlithgow Rose.

Bell took temporary charge of Clyde in January 2008, after Colin Hendry resigned from his position of manager.[2] Bell was in control of the team for the matches against Dundee and Hamilton Academical. He was sent from the dugout to the stand in both matches, and received a 10 match touchline ban.[3]

Bell took charge of the Clyde reserve team for the 2007–08 campaign, and won the Reserve League Cup.[4] He was promoted to the position of assistant manager in June 2008.[5][6]

During his time with Aberdeen, Bell won the Scottish Cup and the European Super Cup.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Dougie Bell". www.fitbastats.com. Retrieved 11 October 2012. 
  2. ^ Hendry resigns as Clyde manager BBC Sport
  3. ^ Touchline Bans And Appeal Clyde FC Website
  4. ^ McKay fires Clyde to Reserve Trophy Clyde FC Website – Retrieved 13 June 2008
  5. ^ Assistant manager position confirmed Clyde FC Website – Retrieved 13 June 2008
  6. ^ "Staff Profile: Dougie Bell". Clydefc.co.uk. Clyde FC. Archived from the original on 11 October 2008. Retrieved 18 August 2013. 

External links[edit]

  • Dougie Bell, Post War English & Scottish Football League A – Z Player's Database