Dave Davidson (footballer)

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Dave Davidson
Personal information
Full name David Leighton Davidson
Date of birth (1905-06-04)4 June 1905
Place of birth Aberdeen, Scotland
Playing position Centre half
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
Aberdeen Argyle
Forfar Athletic
1928–1930 Liverpool 58 (2)
1930–1937 Newcastle United 128 (0)
1937 Hartlepools United 6 (0)
Total 192 (2)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

David Leighton Davidson (4 June 1905 - 30 May 1969[1]) was a Scottish professional footballer who played as a centre half.


Born in Aberdeen, Davidson played club football for Garthdee, Aberdeen Argyle, Forfar Athletic, Liverpool, Newcastle United, Hartlepools United and Gateshead.[2][3][4]