Frank Dunlop (footballer)

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Frank Dunlop
Personal information
Full name Frank Dunlop
Date of birth 28 April 1913
Place of birth Glasgow, Scotland
Date of death 1991
Place of death Aberdeen, Scotland
Height 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Playing position Right-half
Youth career
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1936–1948 Aberdeen 151 (1)
Total 151 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Frank Dunlop was a Scottish professional football right-half who played for Aberdeen.

Playing career[edit]

Dunlop was born in Glasgow[1] and signed for Aberdeen from Junior club Benburb in 1936. Dunlop captained Aberdeen in the 1947 Scottish Cup Final, which Aberdeen won 2–1 against Hibernian.[2]


Dunlop retired to South Africa in 1948.[1] He was manager of the Southern Rhodesia team which won the Currie Cup in 1959.[3] He later[when?] returned to Aberdeen.[citation needed]




  1. ^ a b "Frank Dunlop". AFC Heritage Trust. Retrieved 4 August 2011.
  2. ^ "Scottish Cup Final Archive". Scottish Football Association. Retrieved 4 August 2011.
  3. ^ Cape Argus 21 August 1959