Bobby Ancell
Manager Profile

Manager Details

  • First Appointed: March 29th, 1965


Managerial History


Mar 29th, 1965 to Sep 28th, 1968

Most Appearances Top Scorers
1. Steve Murray - 146
2. Jim Easton - 125
3. Alex Stuart - 124
4. Jim McLean - 120
5. Ally Donaldson - 101
6. Bobby Wilson - 93
7. Billy Campbell - 89
8. Doug Houston - 86
9. Bobby Cox - 83
10. Jocky Scott - 83
1. George McLean - 43
2. Jim McLean - 43
3. Andy Penman - 37
4. Kenny Cameron - 34
5. Jocky Scott - 33
6. Sammy Wilson - 25
7. Alex Stuart - 20
8. Billy Campbell - 17
9. Steve Murray - 11
10. John Duncan - 9

First Match In Charge
Apr 3rd, 1965 2 - 1 vs. Hibernian, League (Division One)

Last Match In Charge
Sep 25th, 1968 6 - 0 vs. Stranraer, League Cup (Quarter Final 2nd Leg)

Total Players Used:
33 (34 including unused subs)

Biggest Win(s)
Feb 9th, 1966 9 - 1 vs. East Fife, Scottish Cup (1st Round)

Heaviest Defeat(s)
Jan 28th, 1967 0 - 5 vs. Aberdeen, Scottish Cup (1st Round)
Feb 28th, 1966 0 - 5 vs. Celtic, League (Division One)
Sep 11th, 1965 0 - 5 vs. Dundee United, League (Division One)

Overall Record

Games Won Drawn Lost For Against
160 70 33 57 317 257
(43.8%) (20.6%) (35.6%) 1.98 pg 1.61 pg

At Home

Games Won Drawn Lost For Against
84 41 17 26 184 129
(48.8%) (20.2%) (31.0%) 2.19 pg 1.54 pg

Biography

Announced as manager on 24th February 1965


Players Signed

New Players Transferred In
Player Date Signed Fee
1. Carl Bertelsen Jul 29th, 1965 £10,000
2. Bobby Rough
3. Bobby Wilson Mar 9th, 1966 £5,000
4. George McLean Apr 4th, 1967
5. Jim Steele Apr 27th, 1967

Youth Players Signed on Professional Terms
Player Pro Terms Signed
1. John Duncan Jul 0th, 1966
First Signing

Carl Bertelsen
on Jul 29th, 1965