Andy Smith (footballer, born 1968)
|Full name||Andrew Mark Smith|
|Date of birth||27 November 1968|
|Place of birth||Aberdeen, Scotland|
|Height||6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)|
|1999–2000||→ Kilmarnock (loan)||5||(1)|
|2000||→ Ross County (loan)||3||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.|
A product of the Scottish Highland Football League, Smith's first professional club was Huntly FC. He subsequently transferred within the Highland League to Peterhead FC, prior to moving to Airdrieonians in the Scottish Football League. He scored Airdrie's goal in the 1992 Scottish Cup Final, and also appeared in the 1995 Scottish Cup Final, but Airdrie were defeated on both occasions.
Smith then joined Dunfermline Athletic in 1995. He made over 100 appearances for the club, scoring 47 goals. He had spells at Kilmarnock and Ross County, before joining Raith Rovers in 2001. During his time here, he won the Scottish Second Division championship.
Smith joined Clyde in July 2003, and formed a good partnership with Ian Harty. Despite age catching up on him, Smith scored 10 league goals for the club, and almost won promotion to the Scottish Premier League, losing out to champions Inverness Caledonian Thistle by 1 point.
Smith had a role as a footballer in the 2000 film A Shot at Glory, which featured Robert Duvall, Michael Keaton and Ally McCoist. Smith’s character scores for the fictional club Kilnockie in the Scottish Cup semi-final to send the team through to play Rangers at Hampden Park.
- Andy Smith at Soccerbase