Kilmarnock F.C.

association football club in Kilmarnock, Scotland

Kilmarnock Football Club is a professional football club based at Rugby Park in Kilmarnock, Scotland. They were founded in 1869, and are the oldest professional club in Scotland. They currently play in the Scottish Premier League and are managed by Angelo Alessio.

Kilmarnock F.C.
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Full nameKilmarnock Football Club
Nickname(s)Killie
Founded1869
GroundRugby Park,
Kilmarnock, Ayrshire
Ground Capacity18,128
ChairmanBilly Bowie
ManagerAngelo Alessio
LeagueScottish Premier League
2008/09Scottish Premier League, 8th

Current squadEdit

As of 13 December 2011[1]

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

No. Position Player
1   GK Cammy Bell
3   DF Garry Hay
4   MF James Fowler
5   DF Ryan O'Leary
7   MF David Silva
8   MF Liam Kelly
9   MF Danny Buijs
10   MF James Dayton
11   MF Gary Harkins
13   DF Zdeněk Kroča
14   FW Paul Heffernan
15   DF Billy Berntsson
16   FW Jorge Galán (on loan from Osasuna)
17   GK Kyle Letheren
18   DF Leon Panikvar
No. Position Player
19   FW Ben Hutchinson
20   MF Dean Shiels (on loan from Doncaster Rovers)
21   FW William Gros
22   MF Danny Racchi
23   DF Rory McKeown
25   MF Daniel McKay
26   DF Alex Pursehouse
28   DF Gary Fisher
29   MF Manuel Pascali (club captain)
30   FW Rory McKenzie
31   FW Ross Davidson
33   MF Mathew Kennedy
53   GK Anssi Jaakkola
88   DF Mahamadou Sissoko (on loan from Udinese)

Notable former playersEdit

  •   Steven Naismith
  •   Kris Boyd
  •   Alex Burke
  •   Ian Durrant
  •   Alex Burke
  •   John Shaw
  •   Gary Holt
  •   Gus MacPherson
  •   Ally McCoist
  •   Kevin McGowne
  •   Jim McIntyre
  •     Dylan Kerr
  •   Tommy McLean
  •   Gordon Smith
  •   Paul Wright
  •   Dragoje Leković
  •   Gary McSwegan

ManagersEdit

Name Scottish League Scottish Cup Scottish League Cup Promotion from First Division Total
Hugh Spence 1919–1937   0 2 0 0
Jimmy McGrory 1937–1945   0 0 0 0
Tom Smith 1945–1947   0 0 0 0
Tom Mather 1947–1948   0 0 0 0
Alex Hastings 1948–1950   0 0 0 0
Malky McDonald 1950–1957   0 0 0 0
William Waddell 1957–1965   1 0 0 0
Malky McDonald 1965–1968   0 0 0 0
Walter McCrae 1968–1973   0 0 0 0
Willie Fernie 1973–1977   0 0 0 1
Davie Sneddon 1977–1981   0 0 0 1
Jim Clunie 1981–1984   0 0 0 1
Eddie Morrison 1984–1988   0 0 0 0
Jim Fleeting 1988–1992   0 0 0 0
Tommy Burns 1992–1994   0 0 0 1
Alex Totten 1994–1996   0 0 0 0
Bobby Williamson 1996–2002   0 1 0 0
Jim Jefferies 2002–2010   0 0 0 0
Jimmy Calderwood 2010   0 0 0 0
Mixu Paatelainen 2010-2011   0 0 0 0
Kenny Shiels 2011-   0 0 0 0

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Senior Squad". Kilmarnock F.C. Archived from the original on 2011-11-27. Retrieved 2011-07-19.