Alex McLeish

Date of birth21 January 1959
Place of birthGlasgow
NationalityScottish
PositionDefender

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round

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Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1977-78 Scotland Under-21 1
1978-79 Scotland Under-21 1
1979-80 Scotland British Championships 3
1979-80 Scotland International 2
1979-80 Scotland UEFA European Championship 1
1979-80 Scotland UEFA Under-21 3
1980-81 Scotland British Championships 2
1980-81 Scotland FIFA World Cup 4
1981-82 Scotland British Championships 1
1981-82 Scotland FIFA World Cup 1
1
1981-82 Scotland International 1
1982-83 Scotland British Championships 2
1
1982-83 Scotland International 3
1982-83 Scotland UEFA European Championship 1
1
1983-84 Scotland British Championships 3
1983-84 Scotland International 2
1983-84 Scotland UEFA European Championship 2
1984-85 Scotland FIFA World Cup 5
1984-85 Scotland International 2
1985-86 Scotland FIFA World Cup 4
1985-86 Scotland International 3
1986-87 Scotland B International 1
1986-87 Scotland Rous Cup 2
1986-87 Scotland UEFA European Championship 1
1986-87 Scotland UEFA Under-21 1
1986-87 Scotland Under-21 1
1987-88 Scotland International 2
1
1987-88 Scotland Rous Cup 2
1987-88 Scotland UEFA European Championship 3
1988-89 Scotland FIFA World Cup 5
1988-89 Scotland International 1
1988-89 Scotland Rous Cup 2
1989-90 Scotland FIFA World Cup 6
1989-90 Scotland International 3
1990-91 Scotland International 1
1990-91 Scotland UEFA European Championship 3
1992-93 Scotland FIFA World Cup 1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
08 Feb 1978 Wales v Scotland L 1-0 U21
17 Sep 1978 Scotland v USA W 3-1 U21
18 Dec 1979 Scotland v Belgium D 2-2 UEFA U21 Group 2
12 Feb 1980 England v Scotland L 2-1 UEFA Under-21 Quarter-final
04 Mar 1980 Scotland v England D 0-0 UEFA Under-21 Quarter-final
26 Mar 1980 Scotland v Portugal W 4-1 European Championship Group 2
16 May 1980 Northern Ireland v Scotland L 1-0 British Championships
21 May 1980 Scotland v Wales W 1-0 British Championships
24 May 1980 Scotland v England L 0-2 British Championships
28 May 1980 Poland v Scotland L 1-0 International
31 May 1980 Hungary v Scotland L 3-1 International
10 Sep 1980 Sweden v Scotland W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Group 6
25 Feb 1981 Israel v Scotland W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Group 6
25 Mar 1981 Scotland v Northern Ireland D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Group 6
28 Apr 1981 Scotland v Israel W 3-1 FIFA World Cup Group 6
19 May 1981 Scotland v Northern Ireland W 2-0 British Championships
23 May 1981 England v Scotland W 0-1 British Championships
09 Sep 1981 Scotland v Sweden W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Group 6
24 Feb 1982 Spain v Scotland L 3-0 International
28 Apr 1982 Northern Ireland v Scotland D 1-1 British Championships
18 Jun 1982 Brazil v Scotland L 4-1 FIFA World Cup Finals group 6
15 Dec 1982 Belgium v Scotland L 3-2 European Championship Group 1
30 Mar 1983 Scotland v Switzerland D 2-2 European Championship Group 1
28 May 1983 Wales v Scotland W 0-2 British Championships
01 Jun 1983 England v Scotland L 2-0 British Championships
12 Jun 1983 Canada v Scotland W 0-2 International
16 Jun 1983 Canada v Scotland W 0-3 International
20 Jun 1983 Canada v Scotland W 0-2 International
21 Sep 1983 Scotland v Uruguay W 2-0 International
12 Oct 1983 Scotland v Belgium D 1-1 European Championship Group 1
16 Nov 1983 East Germany v Scotland L 2-1 European Championship Group 1
13 Dec 1983 Northern Ireland v Scotland L 2-0 British Championships
28 Feb 1984 Scotland v Wales W 2-1 British Championships
26 May 1984 Scotland v England D 1-1 British Championships
01 Jun 1984 France v Scotland L 2-0 International
12 Sep 1984 Scotland v Yugoslavia W 6-1 International
17 Oct 1984 Scotland v Iceland W 3-0 FIFA World Cup Group 7
14 Nov 1984 Scotland v Spain W 3-1 FIFA World Cup Group 7
27 Feb 1985 Spain v Scotland L 1-0 FIFA World Cup Group 7
27 Mar 1985 Scotland v Wales L 0-1 FIFA World Cup Group 7
25 May 1985 Scotland v England W 1-0 International
28 May 1985 Iceland v Scotland W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Group 7
10 Sep 1985 Wales v Scotland D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Group 7
16 Oct 1985 Scotland v East Germany D 0-0 International
20 Nov 1985 Scotland v Australia W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Europe v Oceania play-off
04 Dec 1985 Australia v Scotland D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Europe v Oceania play-off
23 Apr 1986 England v Scotland L 2-1 International
29 Apr 1986 Netherlands v Scotland D 0-0 International
04 Jun 1986 Denmark v Scotland L 1-0 FIFA World Cup Finals group E
17 Feb 1987 Scotland v Republic of Ireland W 4-1 UEFA U21 Group 7
01 Apr 1987 Belgium v Scotland L 4-1 European Championship Group 7
28 Apr 1987 Scotland v France D 1-1 B INTER
30 Apr 1987 Scotland v France D 1-1 U21
23 May 1987 Scotland v England D 0-0 ROUS CUP
26 May 1987 Scotland v Brazil L 0-2 ROUS CUP
14 Oct 1987 Scotland v Belgium W 2-0 European Championship Group 7
11 Nov 1987 Bulgaria v Scotland W 0-1 European Championship Group 7
02 Dec 1987 Luxembourg v Scotland D 0-0 European Championship Group 7
17 Feb 1988 Saudi Arabia v Scotland D 2-2 International
22 Mar 1988 Malta v Scotland D 1-1 International
27 Apr 1988 Spain v Scotland D 0-0 International
17 May 1988 Scotland v Colombia D 0-0 ROUS CUP
21 May 1988 England v Scotland L 1-0 ROUS CUP
14 Sep 1988 Norway v Scotland W 1-2 FIFA World Cup Group 5
19 Oct 1988 Scotland v Yugoslavia D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Group 5
22 Dec 1988 Italy v Scotland L 2-0 International
08 Feb 1989 Cyprus v Scotland W 2-3 FIFA World Cup Group 5
08 Mar 1989 Scotland v France W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Group 5
26 Apr 1989 Scotland v Cyprus W 2-1 FIFA World Cup Group 5
27 May 1989 Scotland v England L 0-2 ROUS CUP
30 May 1989 Scotland v Chile W 2-0 ROUS CUP
06 Sep 1989 Yugoslavia v Scotland L 3-1 FIFA World Cup Group 5
11 Oct 1989 France v Scotland L 3-0 FIFA World Cup Group 5
15 Nov 1989 Scotland v Norway D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Group 5
28 Mar 1990 Scotland v Argentina W 1-0 International
25 Apr 1990 Scotland v East Germany L 0-1 International
16 May 1990 Scotland v Egypt L 1-3 International
11 Jun 1990 Costa Rica v Scotland L 1-0 FIFA World Cup Finals Group C
16 Jun 1990 Sweden v Scotland W 1-2 FIFA World Cup Finals Group C
20 Jun 1990 Brazil v Scotland L 1-0 FIFA World Cup Finals Group C
12 Sep 1990 Scotland v Romania W 2-1 European Championship Group 2
17 Oct 1990 Scotland v Switzerland W 2-1 European Championship Group 2
06 Feb 1991 Scotland v USSR L 0-1 International
27 Mar 1991 Scotland v Bulgaria D 1-1 European Championship Group 2
17 Feb 1993 Scotland v Malta W 3-0 FIFA World Cup Group 1


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.