Stephen Aitken

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Stephen Aitken
Personal information
Full name Stephen Aitken
Date of birth (1976-09-25) 25 September 1976 (age 37)
Place of birth Glasgow, Scotland
Height 5 ft 6 in (1.68 m)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Stranraer (manager)
Youth career
–1993 Erskine B.C.
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1993–2001 Greenock Morton 113 (4)
2001–2007 Stranraer 156 (5)
2007 Stenhousemuir 11 (0)
2007–2009 Arthurlie
2009–2011 Stranraer 19 (0)
Teams managed
2012– Stranraer
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Stephen Aitken (born 25 September 1976 in Glasgow) is a Scottish footballer who is currently the manager of Stranraer in the Scottish Football League Second Division. Aitken played for Greenock Morton, Stranraer, Stenhousemuir and Arthurlie. He rejoined Stranrer in 2009 as assistant manager to Keith Knox. Aitken retired as a player in 2011 and was appointed manager of Stranraer in 2012.


Aitken started his senior career with Greenock Morton, where he played for eight years before moving to Stranraer where he stayed for six years. Upon leaving Stranraer he joined Stenhousemuir briefly, before leaving the senior game to join Barrhead side Arthurlie in the junior ranks.

In 2009, he returned to Stranraer for a second time at the age of 32, and shortly thereafter took up a role as assistant manager.[1] On 27 October 2012 Aitken was appointed manager at the club.[2]

Managerial Statistics[edit]

As of 13 September 2014

Team Nat From To Record
G W D L Win %
Stranraer Scotland October 2012 Present 86 33 20 33 38.37


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