David Allan (footballer)

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David Allan
Personal information
Full name David Steel Allan
Date of birth 30 April 1863
Place of birth Irvine, North Ayrshire, Scotland
Date of death 26 June 1930(1930-06-26) (aged 67)
Playing position Inside left
Outside left
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1880-? Queen's Park
National team
1885-1886 Scotland 3 (2)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 28 Sep 2007.
† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 28 Sep 2007

David Steel Allan (30 April 1863 – 26 June 1930) was a Scottish footballer who played for Queen's Park and the Scotland national team.

He was born in Irvine, North Ayrshire and learned his football at Ayr Academy and, on moving to Glasgow to begin his career as a stockbroker, he joined Queen's Park in 1880. He won four Scottish Cup medals with the club in 1881, 1884, 1886 and 1890 and played in the club's FA Cup finals of 1884 and 1885. He also played occasionally for London-based club Corinthian.

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