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