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1964–1975  Rangers
Playing position  Left back
Name  Willie Mathieson

1960–1964  Rangers
Role  Footballer
Years  Team
Position  Defender
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Date of birth  (1943-07-20) 20 July 1943 (age 72)

Place of birth  St Andrews, Scotland

Willie Mathieson (born 20 July 1943) is a Scottish former professional footballer who played in the left-back position for Rangers, amongst other clubs. He was included in the Rangers F.C. Hall of Fame on 5 February 2007.

Mathieson spent fifteen seasons at Rangers from 1960 to 1975 and was involved in the club's historic 1972 Cup Winners' Cup winning team. He played in over 300 games for Rangers, including the 1973 Scottish Cup Final winning side. Mathieson represented the Scottish League once, in 1969.

He transferred to Arbroath for the 1975–76 season, playing 25 league games (scoring three times) and then moved on to Raith Rovers for a final season (making 13 appearances). After retirement he joined the Berwick Rangers coaching staff, working under former teammate Dave Smith. Berwick won the Second Division championship, which was their first ever trophy.

Mathieson is now retired and lives in Auchterarder.

References

Willie Mathieson Wikipedia


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