Doug Somner

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Doug Somner
Personal information
Full name Douglas McKenzie Somner[1]
Date of birth (1951-07-04) 4 July 1951 (age 65)
Place of birth Edinburgh, Scotland
Playing position Forward
Youth career
East Kilbride Thistle
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1971–1974 Falkirk 45 (12)
1974–1975 Ayr United 5 (1)
1974–1979 Partick Thistle 144 (101)
1979–1983 St Mirren 99 (45)
1983–1984 Hamilton Academical 36 (9)
1984–1986 Montrose 66 (15)
National team
1978–1980 Scottish League XI 3 (2)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Douglas McKenzie "Doug" Somner (born 4 July 1951 in Edinburgh) is a Scottish former footballer, who played for clubs including Partick Thistle and St Mirren.[2] He was the first player ever to score for St Mirren in European competition.[3] He finished as the top scorer in the Scottish Football League Premier Division in the 1979–80 season.[4]