George Paterson (footballer, born 1914)
|Full name||George Paterson|
|Date of birth||26 September 1914|
|Place of birth||Denny, Falkirk, Scotland|
|Date of death||10 December 1985(aged 71)|
|Place of death||New Zealand|
|Playing position||Left half|
|1949–1951||Yeovil and Petters United||?||(?)|
|1935–1938||Scottish League XI||2||(0)|
|1949–1951||Yeovil and Petters United|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).
George Paterson (1914 – 1985) was a Scottish international footballer.
Paterson started his career at Celtic, where he won two Scottish league championships and the Scottish Cup once. He then served in the Royal Air Force during the Second World War, while playing as a guest for Leicester City, Blackpool, Wolves, Tranmere and Arsenal. After the war he played for Brentford, then became player-manager of Yeovil and Petters United. Paterson then managed Stirling Albion for a season before working variously for Celtic as a trainer and a scout.
Paterson later emigrated to New Zealand and died there in 1985.
|This biographical article related to a defender from Scotland is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|