Billy McNeill

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Billy McNeill
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Personal information
Full name William McNeill
Date of birth (1940-03-02) 2 March 1940 (age 78)
Place of birth Bellshill, Scotland
Playing position Defender (retired)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1957-1975 Celtic
National team
1961-1972 Scotland
Teams managed
1977
1977-1978
1978-1983
1983-1986
1986-1987
1987-1991
Clyde
Aberdeen
Celtic
Manchester City
Aston Villa
Celtic
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Billy McNeill is a former football player. He has played for Celtic and Scotland national team.

Club career statistics[change | change source]

Club performance League CupLeague CupContinentalTotal
SeasonClubLeague AppsGoals AppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoals
ScotlandLeague Scottish Cup Scottish League Cup EuropeTotal
1957-58 Celtic Division One 0 0 - - - 0 0
1958-59 17 0 - 6 0 - 23 0
1959-60 19 0 7 0 6 0 - 32 0
1960-61 31 1 8 0 4 0 - 43 1
1961-62 29 1 6 0 6 0 - 41 1
1962-63 28 1 7 0 6 0 1 0 42 1
1963-64 28 0 4 0 6 0 8 0 46 0
1964-65 22 0 6 1 6 0 2 0 36 1
1965-66 25 0 7 0 10 0 7 1 49 1
1966-67 33 0 6 0 10 2 9 1 58 3
1967-68 34 5 1 0 10 0 2 0 47 5
1968-69 34 3 7 3 9 0 6 0 56 6
1969-70 31 5 5 0 10 2 9 0 55 7
1970-71 31 1 8 1 10 0 5 1 54 3
1971-72 34 3 6 1 8 0 7 0 55 4
1972-73 30 1 7 1 10 0 4 0 51 2
1973-74 30 0 5 0 11 0 7 0 53 0
1974-75 30 1 4 0 9 0 2 0 45 1
Country Scotland 486 22 94 7 137 4 69 3 786 36
Total 486 22 94 7 137 4 69 3 786 36

International career statistics[change | change source]

Scotland national team
YearAppsGoals
Total 29 3