Joe Coyle - Player Profile


Born:June 24th, 1957 (Glasgow)
Position:Midfielder
Career Stats: 230 appearances, 41 goals
Debut (as sub): September 3rd, 1977 - Hamilton Academical 6 - 0 Dumbarton (League Cup - 2nd Round 2nd Leg)
Full Debut: April 22nd, 1978 - Dumbarton 2 - 1 Airdrieonians (League - First Division)
First Goal: November 11th, 1978 - Airdrieonians 3 - 6 Dumbarton (League - First Division)

 Season  League Apps Gls GtGR Yel Red
 1985-86  First Division 2 0 - - -
 1984-85  Premier Division 31 (6) 9 0.24 - -
 1983-84  First Division 41 15 0.37 - -
 1981-82  First Division 40 (3) 6 0.14 - -
 1980-81  First Division 29 5 0.17 - -
 1979-80  First Division 40 (1) 4 0.10 - -
 1978-79  First Division 28 (5) 2 0.06 - -
 1977-78  First Division 2 (2) 0 - - -
213 (17) 41 0.18

 Apps = First Team Appearances (Sub Appearances) | Gls = Goals
 GtGR = Goals to Games Ratio
 Yel = Yellow Cards/Cautions | Red = Red Cards/Dismissals

 Most Recent 1st Team Starts:
 Aug 17th, 1985 League  (H)  vs. Partick Thistle 1 - 2
 Aug 10th, 1985 League  (A)  vs. Airdrieonians 2 - 0
 May 11th, 1985 League  (A)  vs. Celtic 0 - 2
 May 4th, 1985 League  (A)  vs. St Mirren 0 - 1
 Apr 27th, 1985 League  (H)  vs. Dundee United 0 - 2
 
 Most Recent Goals:
 Dec 29th, 1984 League  (H)  vs. Rangers 2 - 4
 Oct 13th, 1984 League  (H)  vs. Greenock Morton 3 - 1
 Sep 15th, 1984 League  (A)  vs. Hibernian 3 - 2
 Sep 8th, 1984 League  (H)  vs. Celtic 1 - 1
 Aug 25th, 1984 League  (H)  vs. Dundee 2 - 1

Joe had two spells at Dumbarton, initially 1977-82 after signing from Shettleston, and latterly between 1983-86 after one season at Airdrionians. In all he made 205 appearances for the Sons, scoring 37 goals.

he went on to play for Greenock Morton, Arbroath and Stranraer, before finishing his career at the Vale of Leven Juniors.

 Goals Scored
Nov 11th, 1978 League  (A)  vs. Airdrieonians 6 - 3 (-)
May 5th, 1979 League  (H)  vs. QOS 4 - 1 (-)
Sep 22nd, 1979 League  (H)  vs. Arbroath 1 - 0 (-)
Oct 20th, 1979 League  (A)  vs. St Johnstone 4 - 2 (-)
Dec 29th, 1979 League  (H)  vs. Hamilton Accies 4 - 0 (-)
Mar 8th, 1980 League  (H)  vs. Clyde 3 - 1 (-)
Aug 23rd, 1980 League  (A)  vs. Clydebank 4 - 1 (-)
Sep 17th, 1980 League  (H)  vs. Berwick Rangers 2 - 0 (-)
Sep 20th, 1980 League  (A)  vs. Raith Rovers 1 - 4 (-)
Jan 24th, 1981 Scottish Cup  (A)  vs. St Mirren 2 - 0 (-)
Feb 14th, 1981 Scottish Cup  (A)  vs. Motherwell 1 - 2 (-)
Sep 5th, 1981 League  (A)  vs. QOS 4 - 0 (-)
Sep 16th, 1981 League  (A)  vs. Raith Rovers 3 - 1 (-)
Sep 16th, 1981 League  (A)  vs. Raith Rovers 3 - 1 (-)
Nov 21st, 1981 League  (H)  vs. Raith Rovers 1 - 1 (-)
Jan 24th, 1982 Scottish Cup  (A)  vs. Partick Thistle 2 - 1 (-)
Feb 6th, 1982 League  (H)  vs. Falkirk 3 - 1 (-)
Sep 3rd, 1983 League  (A)  vs. Ayr Utd 2 - 1 (-)
Sep 17th, 1983 League  (A)  vs. Livingston 2 - 0 (-)
Sep 24th, 1983 League  (A)  vs. Falkirk 1 - 4 (-)
Sep 28th, 1983 League  (H)  vs. Hamilton Accies 2 - 0 (-)
Nov 12th, 1983 League  (A)  vs. Brechin City 3 - 2 (-)
Nov 12th, 1983 League  (A)  vs. Brechin City 3 - 2 (-)
Dec 3rd, 1983 League  (A)  vs. Raith Rovers 3 - 1 (-)
Dec 10th, 1983 League  (H)  vs. Falkirk 3 - 0 (-)
Dec 10th, 1983 League  (H)  vs. Falkirk 3 - 0 (-)
Jan 2nd, 1984 League  (A)  vs. Clydebank 2 - 0 (-)
Jan 7th, 1984 League  (H)  vs. Kilmarnock 4 - 3 (-)
Feb 4th, 1984 League  (H)  vs. Airdrieonians 4 - 2 (-)
Feb 6th, 1984 Scottish Cup  (A)  vs. Raith Rovers 4 - 1 (-)
Mar 3rd, 1984 League  (H)  vs. Falkirk 2 - 0 (-)
Apr 21st, 1984 League  (A)  vs. Brechin City 3 - 0 (-)
Aug 21st, 1984 League Cup  (A)  vs. QOS 2 - 1 (-)
Aug 21st, 1984 League Cup  (A)  vs. QOS 2 - 1 (-)
Aug 25th, 1984 League  (H)  vs. Dundee 2 - 1 (-)
Aug 25th, 1984 League  (H)  vs. Dundee 2 - 1 (-)
Sep 8th, 1984 League  (H)  vs. Celtic 1 - 1 (-)
Sep 15th, 1984 League  (A)  vs. Hibernian 3 - 2 (-)
Sep 15th, 1984 League  (A)  vs. Hibernian 3 - 2 (-)
Oct 13th, 1984 League  (H)  vs. Morton 3 - 1 (-)
Dec 29th, 1984 League  (H)  vs. Rangers 2 - 4 (-)

 Hat-Tricks