Dundee F.C.

association football club in Dundee, Scotland

Dundee Football Club, founded in 1893, are a football team based in the city of Dundee, Scotland. They are nicknamed The Dee or The Dark Blues and play their home matches at Dens Park. Their home shirt colour is dark blue.

Dundee F.C.
Full nameDundee Football Club
Nickname(s)The Dee
The Dark Blues
The Dab Slayers
Founded1893
GroundDens Park,
Dundee, Scotland
Capacity12,035
ChairmanTim Keyes
ManagerJames McPake
LeagueScottish Championship
2018/19Scottish Premiership, 12th
Not to be confused with Dundee United F.C.

Dundee FC currently play in the Scottish Championship, having been relegated from the Scottish Premiership in 2019. The team is currently managed by James McPake.

Unusually for a city of its size, Dundee supports two senior professional football teams, Dundee FC and Dundee United. Their grounds are within a few hundred yards of each other and are the two closest professional football grounds in the United Kingdom.[1]

Current squadEdit

As of 24 October 2012[2][3][4][5]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
1 GK   Scotland Rab Douglas
2 DF   Scotland Gary Irvine
3 DF   England Matt Lockwood
4 MF   Scotland Stephen O'Donnell
5 DF   Scotland Neil McGregor
6 MF   Scotland Iain Davidson
7 MF   Scotland Nicky Riley
8 MF   Scotland Kevin McBride
9 FW   England Carl Finnigan
10 FW   Scotland John Baird
11 MF   Scotland Ryan Conroy
15 FW   Scotland Steven Milne
16 MF   Scotland Graham Webster
17 DF   Scotland Kyle Benedictus
18 DF   Scotland Declan Gallagher
No. Pos. Nation Player
19 MF   Scotland Jamie McCluskey
20 MF   Scotland Jim McAlister
21 DF   Italy Davide Grassi
23 FW   Scotland Martin Boyle
24 FW   Scotland Colin Nish (on loan from Hartlepool United)[6]
25 DF   Scotland Lewis Toshney (on loan from Celtic)[7]
26 DF   Scotland Brian Easton
27 FW   Scotland Mark Stewart
28 MF   Scotland Mark Kerr
31 DF   Scotland Rori Bews
32 DF   Scotland James Thomson
33 MF   Scotland Jamie Reid
34 MF   Scotland Greg Birmingham
36 GK   Australia Alex Baird
37 MF   Scotland Danny Cavanagh

ReferencesEdit

  1. Ask the Gaffer | Football trivia | Your questions answered | Sport | Orange UK
  2. "Dundee Fc Player Profiles". Dundee F.C. Archived from the original on 1 May 2012. Retrieved 1 November 2011.
  3. "Dundee FC Soccerbase". Soccerbase. Retrieved 4 November 2011.
  4. "FOZZY REJOINS DEE". Dundee F.C. Archived from the original on 6 December 2013. Retrieved 27 March 2012.
  5. "MCBRIDE SIGNS FOR DEE". Dundee F.C. Archived from the original on 6 December 2013. Retrieved 27 March 2012.
  6. "Colin Nish joins Dundee on loan". BBC Sport. BBC. 22 August 2012. Retrieved 22 August 2012.
  7. "Dundee sign Celtic's Lewis Toshney on season-long loan". BBC Sport. BBC. 24 August 2012. Retrieved 24 August 2012.