John Bourke Player Profile

Player Details



Playing History


Season Win % Draw % Loss %
1986-87 9 (4) 1 0 0 53.8% 0.0% 46.2%
1985-86 26 (2) 8 0 0 42.9% 25.0% 32.1%
1984-85 27 (2) 2 0 0 17.2% 13.8% 69.0%
1983-84 37 (1) 14 0 0 50.0% 26.3% 23.7%
1982-83 7 (1) 0 0 0 25.0% 50.0% 25.0%
1977-78 5 4 0 0 40.0% 40.0% 20.0%
1976-77 42 22 0 0 35.7% 21.4% 42.9%
1975-76 45 26 0 0 51.1% 15.6% 33.3%
1974-75 38 (2) 8 0 0 27.5% 27.5% 45.0%
1973-74 14 (5) 7 0 0 26.3% 26.3% 47.4%
Totals: 250 (17) 92


 Apps = First Team Appearances (Sub Appearances) | Gls = Goals
 GtGR = Goals to Games Ratio | W/D/L - Games won, drawn or lost as percentage of games played in
 Yel = Yellow Cards/Cautions | Red = Red Cards/Dismissals

 Recent First Team Starts
 30/09/86 First Division vs. QOS (A) 3 - 1
 20/09/86 First Division vs. Clyde (A) 1 - 2
 16/09/86 First Division vs. Kilmarnock (A) 1 - 2
 06/09/86 First Division vs. Brechin City (H) 3 - 1
 30/08/86 First Division vs. Morton (A) 3 - 0

 Recent First Team Goals
 23/08/86 First Division vs. Forfar Athletic (H) 3 - 2
 04/02/86 First Division vs. Alloa Athletic (A) 4 - 2
 21/12/85 First Division vs. Kilmarnock (A) 4 - 1
 02/11/85 First Division vs. Forfar Athletic (H) 1 - 1
 21/09/85 First Division vs. Falkirk (H) 2 - 0

 List of Goals Scored (click to expand)
 23/08/86 First Division vs. Forfar Athletic (H)  3 - 2
 04/02/86 First Division vs. Alloa Athletic (A)  4 - 2
 04/02/86 First Division vs. Alloa Athletic (A)  4 - 2
 21/12/85 First Division vs. Kilmarnock (A)  4 - 1
 21/12/85 First Division vs. Kilmarnock (A)  4 - 1
 02/11/85 First Division vs. Forfar Athletic (H)  1 - 1
 21/09/85 First Division vs. Falkirk (H)  2 - 0
 24/08/85 First Division vs. Alloa Athletic (H)  4 - 0
 24/08/85 First Division vs. Alloa Athletic (H)  4 - 0
 23/03/85 Premier Division vs. Hearts (H)  1 - 3
 15/12/84 Premier Division vs. Morton (A)  4 - 2
 15/12/84 Premier Division vs. Morton (A)  4 - 2
 08/12/84 Premier Division vs. Dundee Utd (H)  2 - 2
 17/03/84 First Division vs. Livingston (H)  3 - 0
 17/03/84 First Division vs. Livingston (H)  3 - 0
 25/02/84 First Division vs. Raith Rovers (H)  3 - 1
 25/02/84 First Division vs. Raith Rovers (H)  3 - 1
 11/02/84 First Division vs. Hamilton Accies (A)  3 - 3
 06/02/84 3rd Round vs. Raith Rovers (A)  4 - 1
 07/01/84 First Division vs. Kilmarnock (H)  4 - 3
 31/12/83 First Division vs. Ayr Utd (H)  2 - 1
 03/12/83 First Division vs. Raith Rovers (A)  3 - 1
 05/11/83 First Division vs. Airdrieonians (A)  1 - 1
 08/10/83 First Division vs. Morton (A)  2 - 2
 08/10/83 First Division vs. Morton (A)  2 - 2
 17/09/83 First Division vs. Livingston (A)  2 - 0
 03/09/83 First Division vs. Ayr Utd (A)  2 - 1
 31/08/77 2nd Round 1st Leg vs. Hamilton Accies (H)  4 - 1
 20/08/77 First Division vs. Arbroath (A)  2 - 2
 13/08/77 First Division vs. Hearts (H)  2 - 2
 13/08/77 First Division vs. Hearts (H)  2 - 2
 30/04/77 First Division vs. East Fife (H)  3 - 3
 16/04/77 First Division vs. Arbroath (H)  2 - 3
 26/03/77 First Division vs. Airdrieonians (A)  2 - 1
 19/03/77 First Division vs. Airdrieonians (H)  2 - 1
 12/03/77 First Division vs. Clydebank (A)  2 - 4
 23/02/77 First Division vs. Raith Rovers (H)  2 - 0
 19/02/77 First Division vs. St Johnstone (A)  2 - 0
 19/02/77 First Division vs. St Johnstone (A)  2 - 0
 07/02/77 First Division vs. St Mirren (A)  2 - 3
 29/01/77 3rd Round vs. Hearts (A)  1 - 1
 23/10/76 First Division vs. QOS (H)  3 - 3
 20/10/76 First Division vs. Falkirk (H)  2 - 2
 16/10/76 First Division vs. St Johnstone (A)  2 - 1
 16/10/76 First Division vs. St Johnstone (A)  2 - 1
 09/10/76 First Division vs. Morton (H)  1 - 1
 05/10/76 First Division vs. East Fife (H)  5 - 1
 18/09/76 First Division vs. St Mirren (A)  1 - 2
 14/09/76 First Division vs. Airdrieonians (H)  1 - 3
 11/09/76 First Division vs. Montrose (H)  2 - 1
 11/09/76 First Division vs. Montrose (H)  2 - 1
 25/08/76 Sectional Tie vs. Celtic (H)  3 - 3
 25/08/76 Sectional Tie vs. Celtic (H)  3 - 3
 24/04/76 Quarter Final 2nd Leg vs. Falkirk (A)  2 - 1
 21/04/76 Quarter Final 1st Leg vs. Falkirk (H)  4 - 2
 19/04/76 1st Round 2nd Leg vs. Raith Rovers (H)  4 - 0
 10/04/76 Sectional Tie vs. Stenhousemuir (H)  3 - 1
 10/04/76 Sectional Tie vs. Stenhousemuir (H)  3 - 1
 10/03/76 Sectional Tie vs. Albion Rovers (H)  4 - 1
 10/03/76 Sectional Tie vs. Albion Rovers (H)  4 - 1
 28/02/76 First Division vs. Dunfermline Ath (A)  3 - 0
 28/02/76 First Division vs. Dunfermline Ath (A)  3 - 0
 07/02/76 First Division vs. Clyde (H)  1 - 0
 24/01/76 3rd Round vs. Keith (H)  2 - 0
 17/01/76 First Division vs. Kilmarnock (H)  3 - 0
 17/01/76 First Division vs. Kilmarnock (H)  3 - 0
 01/01/76 First Division vs. Falkirk (A)  2 - 3
 27/12/75 First Division vs. QOS (A)  2 - 4
 20/12/75 First Division vs. St Mirren (H)  2 - 0
 15/11/75 First Division vs. Hamilton Accies (H)  5 - 1
 08/11/75 First Division vs. Dunfermline Ath (H)  2 - 0
 01/11/75 First Division vs. Arbroath (A)  5 - 1
 18/10/75 First Division vs. St Mirren (A)  2 - 3
 18/10/75 First Division vs. St Mirren (A)  2 - 3
 11/10/75 First Division vs. Morton (H)  4 - 0
 27/09/75 First Division vs. East Fife (H)  5 - 5
 20/09/75 First Division vs. Partick Thistle (H)  2 - 3
 06/09/75 First Division vs. Falkirk (H)  1 - 4
 09/08/75 Sectional Tie vs. Hearts (H)  2 - 1
 26/04/75 Division One vs. Motherwell (A)  1 - 3
 22/02/75 Division One vs. Aberdeen (A)  1 - 1
 11/02/75 Division One vs. Celtic (A)  2 - 2
 28/12/74 Division One vs. Clyde (A)  3 - 1
 28/12/74 Division One vs. Clyde (A)  3 - 1
 24/08/74 Sectional Tie vs. Partick Thistle (H)  3 - 1
 17/08/74 Sectional Tie vs. Partick Thistle (A)  2 - 1
 14/08/74 Sectional Tie vs. Arbroath (A)  3 - 3
 10/05/74 Division One vs. Dundee (H)  2 - 0
 24/04/74 Division One vs. Dunfermline Ath (H)  1 - 0
 20/04/74 Division One vs. Morton (H)  1 - 0
 13/04/74 Division One vs. Dunfermline Ath (A)  2 - 3
 06/04/74 Division One vs. Hibernian (H)  3 - 3
 23/03/74 Division One vs. St Johnstone (A)  3 - 3
 03/11/73 Division One vs. Motherwell (H)  3 - 0

 List of Games Played
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Biography


Big Bourkey (as he was known) was another affectionate figure amongst the Sons faithful.

He had two spells at Dumbarton and outside of football he taught PE at the town's St Patrick's High School.





Debut (as sub)

August 18th, 1973
Hibernian 1 - 0 Dumbarton

League Cup (Sectional Tie)

Full Debut

August 22nd, 1973
Greenock Morton 1 - 0 Dumbarton

League Cup (Sectional Tie)


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