Dundee F.C.

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

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 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 squad[change | change source]

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

References[change | change source]

  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. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. "Dundee FC Soccerbase". Soccerbase. Retrieved 4 November 2011. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  4. "FOZZY REJOINS DEE". Dundee F.C. Archived from the original on 6 December 2013. Retrieved 27 March 2012. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  5. "MCBRIDE SIGNS FOR DEE". Dundee F.C. Archived from the original on 6 December 2013. Retrieved 27 March 2012. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  6. "Colin Nish joins Dundee on loan". BBC Sport. BBC. 22 August 2012. Retrieved 22 August 2012. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  7. "Dundee sign Celtic's Lewis Toshney on season-long loan". BBC Sport. BBC. 24 August 2012. Retrieved 24 August 2012. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)