Scott Taggart - Player Profile


Full Name:Scott Taggart
Born:December 27th, 1991 (Kilsyth)
Height:6' 1
Position:Defender / Midfielder, Right back
Signed:June 21st, 2014
First Manager:Ian Murray
Left Club:May 3rd, 2016
Career Stats: 54 appearances, 2 goals
Full Debut: July 26th, 2014 - Stranraer 3 - 2 Dumbarton (Challenge Cup - 1st Round)
First Goal: January 31st, 2015 - Falkirk 3 - 3 Dumbarton (League - Championship)
Also Played For:Alloa Athletic, Ayr, Greenock Morton, Hibernian, Stranraer

 Season  League Apps Gls GtGR Yel Red
 2015-16  Championship 12 (7) 0 - 1 0
 2014-15  Championship 30 (5) 2 0.06 1 0
42 (12) 2 0.04

 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:
 May 1st, 2016 League  (A)  vs. Alloa Athletic 1 - 1
 Apr 5th, 2016 League  (A)  vs. Rangers 0 - 1
 Feb 23rd, 2016 Scottish Cup  (A)  vs. Dundee 0 - 5
 Feb 20th, 2016 League  (A)  vs. St Mirren 0 - 1
 Jan 2nd, 2016 League  (H)  vs. Rangers 0 - 6
 
 Most Recent Goals:
 Feb 14th, 2015 League  (H)  vs. Cowdenbeath 1 - 2
 Jan 31st, 2015 League  (A)  vs. Falkirk 3 - 3

Scott was signed by Hibernian after impressing in a match against their youth team. He was part of the Hibs youth team that won a league and cup double in 2008–09. Scott went out on loan to Ayr United during the 2010–11 season. He made six league appearances for the Scottish Second Division side. He made his first team debut for Hibs on 7 May 2011, as a substitute against Hamilton.

In September 2011, Scott went on a 3-month loan to Scottish Third Division side Stranraer. He made his debut on 26 September, in their 1–0 victory against Elgin City. He scored his first senior goal on 10 December 2011, in a 6–0 win for Stranraer against East Stirlingshire. His loan spell ended on 23 December and he returned to Hibs, but he was again loaned to Stranraer in January 2012. Taggart scored for Stranraer in the first appearance of his second spell with them, in a 5–2 win against Elgin City on 28 January. He returned to Hibs at the end of this second loan, but was released at the end of his contract in May 2012.

Scott signed for Greenock Morton in July 2012. He played regularly as Morton performed well during the 2012–13 Scottish First Division.


On 21 June 2014, Scott signed for Dumbarton. He made his league début in a 4–1 defeat to Rangers at Ibrox. He scored his first goal for the club in a 3–3 draw with Falkirk in January 2015.

 Goals Scored
Jan 31st, 2015 League  (A)  vs. Falkirk 3 - 3 (19')
Feb 14th, 2015 League  (H)  vs. Cowdenbeath 1 - 2 (34')

 Hat-Tricks