Jack Allister (Scottish footballer)

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Jack Allister
Personal information
Full name Jack Allister
Date of birth (1927-06-30)30 June 1927
Place of birth Edinburgh, Scotland
Playing position Wing half
Youth career
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1951–1952 Chelsea 4 (1)
1952–1958 Aberdeen 117 (20)
Total 121 (21)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Jack Allister (born 30 June 1927) is a former professional footballer who played as a wing-half for Chelsea and Aberdeen.

Allister was born in Edinburgh and played youth football with Tranent before starting his professional career with Chelsea. After a year and only four games for Chelsea, he returned north and signed for Aberdeen in 1952, where he remained until 1958, when he joined Deveronvale the Banff based Scottish Highland Football League.[1]





  1. ^ "Jack Allister". Neil Brown. Retrieved 15 March 2011.