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Chris Harker Squad Index
Information:
1960-61 Squad Number:
1
Position:
Goalkeeper
Date of Birth:
29th June 1937
Birthplace:
Shiremoor, Northumberland
Nationality:
English
Height:
5' 11
Weight:
12st 7lbs
Signed:
6th November 1959
Career History:
NOTE: Player Career history has been temporarily removed for data cleanse.
 
Profile:
Full name: Christopher Joseph Harker.

One of seven goalkeepers used by the Dons in season 1959-1960.
While playing for Bury against Sunderland on Boxing Day 1962, he was involved in the incident that finished the playing career of Brian Clough.

Died: Darlington, 5th September 2014

Appearances: show debut only
Date Result Competition Venue Att. Age at Debut Type
07/11/1959
Motherwell 3-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 7,000 22 Start
14/11/1959
Aberdeen 3-1 Third Lanark
Div 1 (Old) 8,500 22 Start
21/11/1959
Aberdeen 1-3 Heart of Midlothian
Div 1 (Old) 19,000 22 Start
30/01/1960
Aberdeen 0-0 Brechin City
Scottish Cup R1 12,000 22 Start
03/02/1960
Brechin City 3-6 Aberdeen
Scottish Cup R1 REP 4,300 22 Start
01/03/1960
Rangers 2-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 20,000 22 Start
12/03/1960
Aberdeen 2-2 Motherwell
Div 1 (Old) 11,000 22 Start
19/03/1960
Third Lanark 2-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 22 Start
22/03/1960
Aberdeen 0-1 Kilmarnock
Div 1 (Old) 13,000 22 Start
26/03/1960
Heart of Midlothian 3-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 15,000 22 Start
02/04/1960
Aberdeen 4-2 Raith Rovers
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 22 Start
16/04/1960
Stirling Albion 0-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 8,185 22 Start
23/04/1960
Arbroath 1-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 4,000 22 Start
30/04/1960
Aberdeen 2-0 Ayr United
Div 1 (Old) 8,000 22 Start
13/08/1960
Aberdeen 4-3 Ayr United
League Cup G4 14,000 23 Start
17/08/1960
Raith Rovers 4-1 Aberdeen
League Cup G4 6,000 23 Start
20/08/1960
Aberdeen 1-4 Dundee
League Cup G4 18,000 23 Start
24/08/1960
Aberdeen 1-4 Dunfermline Athletic
Div 1 (Old) 12,000 23 Start
12/09/1960
Aberdeen 3-2 Bahia
Friendly 15,000 23 Start
27/09/1960
Aberdeen 2-0 Bahia
Friendly 5,000 23 Start
08/10/1960
Aberdeen 5-3 Third Lanark
Div 1 (Old) 11,000 23 Start
15/11/1960
Aberdeen 5-4 British Army XI
Friendly 23 Start
01/03/1961
Aberdeen 0-1 Raith Rovers
Div 1 (Old) 8,000 23 Start
14/03/1961
Aberdeen 0-2 Heart of Midlothian
Div 1 (Old) 11,500 23 Start
18/03/1961
Motherwell 1-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 7,000 23 Start
25/03/1961
Aberdeen 1-4 Hibernian
Div 1 (Old) 6,000 23 Start
01/04/1961
Dundee United 3-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 23 Start
08/04/1961
Aberdeen 6-1 Rangers
Div 1 (Old) 20,000 23 Start
25/09/1961
Aberdeen 5-2 British Army XI
Friendly 3,000 24 Start
30/09/1961
Aberdeen 1-3 Partick Thistle
Div 1 (Old) 6,000 24 Start
07/10/1961
St. Mirren 3-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 24 Start
10/10/1961
Aberdeen 2-0 Le Havre
Friendship Cup 1L 24 Start
14/10/1961
Aberdeen 0-2 Heart of Midlothian
Div 1 (Old) 10,000 24 Start

Appearances
Season League League Cup Scottish Cup Europe Total Other
  App Sub Goals App Sub Goals App Sub Goals App Sub Goals App Sub Goals App Sub Goals
1961-62
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
3
0
0
2
0
0
1960-61
8
0
0
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
11
0
0
3
0
0
1959-60
12
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
14
0
0
0
0
0
Totals:
23
0
0
3
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
28
0
0
5
0
0
Total Appearances/Goals: 28 0