Dundee F.C.

Dundee F.C.
Full nameDundee Football Club
Nickname(s)The Dee
The Dark Blues
Founded1893
GroundDens Park,
Dundee, Scotland
Ground Capacity11,858
ChairmanBob Brannan
ManagerBarry Smith
LeagueScottish Premier League
2011/12Scottish First Division, 2nd
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 First Division, having been relegated from the Scottish Premier League in 2005. The team is currently managed by Barry Smith.

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

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

References

  1. Ask the Gaffer | Football trivia | Your questions answered | Sport | Orange UK
  2. "Dundee Fc Player Profiles". Dundee F.C. Retrieved 1 November 2011.
  3. "Dundee FC Soccerbase". Soccerbase. Retrieved 4 November 2011.
  4. "FOZZY REJOINS DEE". Dundee F.C. Retrieved 27 March 2012.
  5. "MCBRIDE SIGNS FOR DEE". Dundee F.C. 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.