Alex Stuart (footballer)

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Alex Stuart
Personal information
Full name Alexander Stuart
Date of birth (1940-08-08) 8 August 1940 (age 77)
Place of birth Aberdeen, Scotland
Playing position Left-back
Youth career
Aberdeen East End
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1958–1969 Dundee 166 (21)
1969 Dundee United 1 (0)
1969–1973 Montrose 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.

Alexander Stuart (born 8 August 1940) is a Scottish former footballer who played as a left-back.[1] 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.[2] He is now retired.





  1. ^ "Alec Stuart". Neil Brown. Retrieved 24 August 2015. 
  2. ^ "Plans For First Joint Footballing Academy". 22 February 2003. [permanent dead link]