Alex Stuart (footballer)

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Alex Stuart
Personal information
Full name Alexander Stuart
Date of birth 1941 (age 73–74)
Place of birth Scotland
Playing position Left-back
Youth career
Aberdeen East End
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1958–1969 Dundee[1] 166 (20)
1969 Dundee United[2] 1 (0)
1969–1973 Montrose[3] 76 (8)
Teams managed
1969–1975 Montrose
1975–1978 Ayr United
1978–1980 St Johnstone
1980 Knattspyrnufélag Reykjavíkur

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

† Appearances (Goals).

Alexander (Alex) Stuart is a Scottish former footballer who played as a left-back. Beginning his career in 1958 with Dundee, Stuart went on to spend ten years at Dens Park, winning the Scottish Football League in 1961-62 and gaining a Scottish Cup runners-up medal two years later. In 1969, Stuart moved to city rivals Dundee United but left within the year to become player/manager at Montrose. Stuart spent six years at Links Park before moving to Premier Division side Ayr United in 1975-76 season, where he kept the part-time side in the top flight for two seasons. He had a short, final managerial spell with St Johnstone at the end of the 1970s. Stuart went on to become a sports administrator, working on a project for Dundee and Dundee United to share a youth academy.[4] He is now retired.





  1. ^ DUNDEE : 1946/47 - 2007/08, Newcastle Fans.
  2. ^ DUNDEE UNITED : 1946/47 - 2007/08, Newcastle Fans.
  3. ^ MONTROSE : 1955/56 - 2007/08, Newcastle Fans.
  4. ^ "Plans For First Joint Footballing Academy". 22 February 2003. 

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