Alex Wright
Manager Profile

Manager Details

  • Full Name: Alexander Wright
  • Born: December 11th, 1930 (Glasgow)
  • First Appointed: March 1st, 1973


Managerial History


Spell 1 - Mar 1st, 1973 to May 30th, 1977

Most Appearances Top Scorers
1. Johnny Graham - 164
2. Lawrie Williams - 147
3. John Bourke - 146
4. Don Watt - 146
5. Jim Muir - 98
6. Jim Cook - 94
7. Alistair Brown - 93
8. Willie Wallace - 85
9. John Cushley - 82
10. Hugh McLean - 81
1. John Bourke - 63
2. Tom McAdam - 33
3. Ian Wallace - 24
4. Jim Muir - 19
5. Willie Wallace - 19
6. John Whiteford - 15
7. Hugh McLean - 14
8. Ross Mathie - 13
9. Colin McAdam - 12
10. Brian Heron - 11

First Match In Charge
Mar 3rd, 1973 0 - 5 vs. Hibernian, League (Division One)

Last Match In Charge
Apr 30th, 1977 3 - 3 vs. East Fife, League

Total Players Used:
54 (55 including unused subs)

Biggest Win(s)
Apr 9th, 1977 4 - 0 vs. Falkirk, League (First Division)
Oct 5th, 1976 5 - 1 vs. East Fife, League (First Division)
Apr 19th, 1976 4 - 0 vs. Raith Rovers, Spring Cup (1st Round 2nd Leg)
Nov 15th, 1975 5 - 1 vs. Hamilton Academical, League (First Division)
Nov 1st, 1975 5 - 1 vs. Arbroath, League (First Division)
Oct 11th, 1975 4 - 0 vs. Greenock Morton, League (First Division)
Feb 19th, 1975 5 - 1 vs. Arbroath, League (Division One)

Heaviest Defeat(s)
Aug 23rd, 1975 0 - 8 vs. Celtic, League Cup (Sectional Tie)

Overall Record

Games Won Drawn Lost For Against
192 66 42 84 287 329
(34.4%) (21.9%) (43.8%)

At Home

Games Won Drawn Lost For Against
97 39 22 36 166 150
(40.2%) (22.7%) (37.1%)

Spell 2 - Feb 2nd, 1986 to May 4th, 1986

Most Appearances Top Scorers
1. Mark Clougherty - 17
2. Gordon Arthur - 16
3. Tommy Coyle - 16
4. Owen Coyle - 16
5. Gerry Crawley - 15
6. Ray Montgomerie - 15
7. Allan Moore - 13
8. Gerry McCoy - 13
9. Martin McGowan - 12
10. Steve McCahill - 11
1. Tommy Coyle - 5
2. Owen Coyle - 5
3. Albert Craig - 4
4. Stuart MacIver - 3
5. Gerry McCoy - 3
6. John Bourke - 2
7. Patrick McGowan - 1
8. Allan Moore - 1

First Match In Charge
Feb 4th, 1986 4 - 2 vs. Alloa Athletic, League (First Division)

Last Match In Charge
May 3rd, 1986 0 - 0 vs. Montrose, League

Total Players Used:
23

Biggest Win(s)
Mar 12th, 1986 3 - 0 vs. Airdrieonians, League (First Division)

Heaviest Defeat(s)
Apr 26th, 1986 1 - 4 vs. Hamilton Academical, League (First Division)
Apr 19th, 1986 0 - 3 vs. Kilmarnock, League (First Division)

Overall Record

Games Won Drawn Lost For Against
18 7 5 6 26 25
(38.9%) (27.8%) (33.3%)

At Home

Games Won Drawn Lost For Against
9 4 2 3 13 12
(44.4%) (22.2%) (33.3%)

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Players Signed

New Players Transferred In
Player Date Signed Fee
1. Peter McQuade May 12th, 1973
2. John Taylor Jul 5th, 1973
3. Willie Borland Aug 9th, 1973
4. Terry Mullen Aug 9th, 1973
5. Jimmy Brown Nov 19th, 1973
6. Jim McIntyre Nov 19th, 1973
7. Lionel Wickson Jan 17th, 1974
8. Drew Checkley Jan 19th, 1974
9. Frank Higgins Mar 30th, 1974
10. Ian McGregor Apr 3rd, 1974
11. Murdo MacLeod May 18th, 1974
12. Alistair Brown Jul 30th, 1974
13. Brian Brown Jul 30th, 1974
14. Willie Menmuir Aug 3rd, 1974
15. Garry Dodd Aug 24th, 1974
16. Jim Muir Aug 31st, 1974
17. Jim Cook Sep 14th, 1974
18. Alan Bennett Nov 21st, 1974
19. Columb McKinley Jun 19th, 1975
20. Hugh McLean Jul 8th, 1975
21. Don McNeil Jul 17th, 1975
22. Drew Harvey Aug 6th, 1975
23. Ray Blair
24. Martin Mowat Feb 23rd, 1976
25. George Kane Mar 4th, 1976
26. Willie Russell May 13th, 1976
27. Jim Donaldson May 15th, 1976
28. Tommy Mulraine Jul 19th, 1976
29. Billy Steele Sep 24th, 1976
30. John Whiteford Nov 25th, 1976
31. Ally MacLeod Dec 17th, 1976
32. Joe Coyle
33. Bobby McCallum Apr 29th, 1977
34. Bruce Moyes May 28th, 1977

Youth Players Signed on Professional Terms
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