Scott Gallacher

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Scott Gallacher
Personal information
Full name Scott Gallacher
Date of birth (1989-07-15) 15 July 1989 (age 25)
Place of birth Bellshill, Scotland
Height 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Playing position Goalkeeper
Club information
Current team
Heart of Midlothian
Number 15
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2006–2014 Rangers 3 (0)
2008–2009 Cowdenbeath (loan) 7 (0)
2010–2011 Forfar Athletic (loan) 29 (0)
2013 Airdrieonians (loan) 8 (0)
2014– Heart of Midlothian 1 (0)
National team
2008–2010 Scotland U21[1] 2 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 10 August 2014.
† Appearances (Goals).

Scott Gallacher (born 15 July 1989) is a Scottish professional footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Heart of Midlothian==Career== Gallacher started his career with Rangers. He was included in the first team squad on many occasions and was an unused substitute many times, including an Old Firm derby on 5 May 2007 that Rangers won 2-0.[2] He joined Cowdenbeath, then in the Scottish Third Division on 1 September 2008.[3] In 2010, Gallacher signed a six-month loan deal with Forfar Athletic which was later extended until the end of the season.[4] Gallacher made his debut for Rangers in a 4-0 win over Albion Rovers.[5] In September 2013, Gallacher signed on loan for Airdrieonians.[6]

In July 2014, Gallacher signed for Scottish Championship side Heart of Midlothian on a two-year deal.[7][8] On 10 August 2014, Gallacher made his first team debut coming on as a 67th minute substitute at Ibrox Stadium in a league match against Rangers, replacing the injured Neil Alexander[9] in a 2–1 win.[10]

Career statistics[edit]

As of 10 August 2014[11][12]
Club statistics
Club Season League Scottish Cup League Cup Other Total
App Goals App Goals App Goals App Goals App Goals
Rangers 2008-09 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2009-10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2010-11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2012-13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2013-14 3 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 6 0
Cowdenbeath (loan) 2008-09 7 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 8 0
Forfar Athletic (loan) 2010-11 29 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 31 0
Airdrieonians (loan) 2013-14 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 0
Heart of Midlothian 2014-15 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Total 48 0 2 0 2 0 2 0 54 0

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.fitbastats.com/scotlandu21/player.php?playerid=479
  2. ^ "Rangers 2-0 Celtic". BBC Sport. 5 May 2007. 
  3. ^ "Cowdenbeath take SPL duo on loan". BBC Sport. 1 September 2008. 
  4. ^ "Forfar borrow keeper from Rangers". BBC Sport. 8 July 2010. 
  5. ^ "Three Make Gers Debuts". Rangers.co.uk. 28 July 2013. Retrieved 12 June 2014. 
  6. ^ "Scott Gallacher signs". airdriefc.com. 13 September 2013. Retrieved 11 November 2013. 
  7. ^ "Scott's for 'keeps". HeartsFC.co.uk. 18 July 2014. 
  8. ^ "Hearts sign Scott Gallacher after goalkeeper leaves Rangers". BBC Sport. BBC. 18 July 2014. Retrieved 18 July 2014. 
  9. ^ "Hearts keeper Alexander ruled out with fracture". scotsman.com. The Scotsman. 12 August 2014. Retrieved 17 August 2014. 
  10. ^ "Hearts scored a stoppage-time winner against Rangers at Ibrox to seal dream start". bbc.co.uk/sport. BBC Sport. 10 August 2014. Retrieved 17 August 2014. 
  11. ^ "Scott Gallacher Soccerway Stats". Soccerway. Retrieved 26 July 2014. 
  12. ^ "Scott Gallacher Stats". soccerbase.com. Soccerbase. Retrieved 26 July 2014. 

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