Eric Stevenson (footballer)

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Eric Stevenson
Personal information
Date of birth (1942-12-25)25 December 1942
Place of birth Bonnyrigg, Scotland
Date of death 18 May 2017(2017-05-18) (aged 74)
Playing position Left winger
Youth career
Edina Hearts
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1960 Heart of Midlothian 0 (0)
1960–1971 Hibernian 257 (53)
1971–1973 Ayr United 28 (3)
Total 285 (56)
National team
1969 Scottish League XI[1] 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Eric Stevenson (25 December 1942 – 18 May 2017) was a Scottish footballer, who played for Hearts, Hibernian and Ayr United.

Stevenson died on the morning of 18 May 2017 after a battle with cancer.[2][3][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Eric Stevenson". Londonhearts.com. London Hearts Supporters' Club. Retrieved 17 December 2011. 
  2. ^ Hardie, David (18 May 2017). "Former Hibs winger Eric Stevenson dies aged 74". Edinburgh News. Retrieved 18 May 2017. 
  3. ^ Hardie, David (18 May 2017). "Former Hibs winger Eric Stevenson dies aged 74". The Scotsman. Retrieved 18 May 2017. 
  4. ^ “He was one of the best players I played with” – Hibs legend Pat Stanton leads tributes following death of pal & former team-mate Eric Stevenson

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