Alex Simpson

Date of birth24 November 1924
Place of birthGlasgow
PositionWing half

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Wolverhampton Wanderers 01 Jan 1947 01 Oct 1949
Notts County 01 Oct 1949 01 Nov 1952
Southampton 01 Nov 1952 01 Jul 1955

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1952-53 Southampton FA Cup 5
1952-53 Southampton League Division Two 13
1953-54 Southampton Division Three (South) 19
1954-55 Southampton Division Three (South) 36
1
1954-55 Southampton FA Cup 2


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
22 Nov 1952 Lincoln City v Southampton D 2-2 League Division Two
29 Nov 1952 Southampton v Hull City W 5-1 League Division Two
06 Dec 1952 Blackburn Rovers v Southampton L 3-0 League Division Two
13 Dec 1952 Southampton v Nottingham Forest D 2-2 League Division Two
20 Dec 1952 Southampton v West Ham United L 1-2 League Division Two
26 Dec 1952 Fulham v Southampton D 1-1 League Division Two
27 Dec 1952 Southampton v Fulham W 5-3 League Division Two
03 Jan 1953 Leicester City v Southampton L 4-1 League Division Two
10 Jan 1953 Lincoln City v Southampton D 1-1 FA Cup 3rd round
14 Jan 1953 Southampton v Lincoln City W 2-1 FA Cup 3rd round replay
17 Jan 1953 Southampton v Notts County D 1-1 League Division Two
24 Jan 1953 Everton v Southampton D 2-2 League Division Two
31 Jan 1953 Shrewsbury Town v Southampton W 1-4 FA Cup 4th round
07 Feb 1953 Bury v Southampton D 0-0 League Division Two
14 Feb 1953 Blackpool v Southampton D 1-1 FA Cup 5th round
18 Feb 1953 Southampton v Blackpool L 1-2 FA Cup 5th round replay
21 Feb 1953 Luton Town v Southampton W 1-2 League Division Two
28 Feb 1953 Southampton v Brentford L 0-2 League Division Two
19 Aug 1953 Southampton v Watford W 2-0 Division Three (South)
22 Aug 1953 Crystal Palace v Southampton L 4-3 Division Three (South)
24 Aug 1953 Newport County v Southampton W 0-4 Division Three (South)
29 Aug 1953 Southampton v Bristol City W 4-2 Division Three (South)
02 Sep 1953 Southampton v Newport County W 4-0 Division Three (South)
05 Sep 1953 Aldershot v Southampton D 1-1 Division Three (South)
07 Sep 1953 Queens Park Rangers v Southampton W 0-1 Division Three (South)
12 Sep 1953 Southampton v Swindon Town W 3-1 Division Three (South)
16 Sep 1953 Southampton v Queens Park Rangers W 3-1 Division Three (South)
19 Sep 1953 Walsall v Southampton L 1-0 Division Three (South)
23 Sep 1953 Southampton v Colchester United W 2-1 Division Three (South)
26 Sep 1953 Southampton v Shrewsbury Town W 4-2 Division Three (South)
01 Oct 1953 Colchester United v Southampton W 0-1 Division Three (South)
03 Oct 1953 Exeter City v Southampton L 4-0 Division Three (South)
07 Apr 1954 Ipswich Town v Southampton L 2-1 Division Three (South)
10 Apr 1954 Millwall v Southampton L 2-1 Division Three (South)
17 Apr 1954 Southampton v Ipswich Town D 1-1 Division Three (South)
19 Apr 1954 Southampton v Coventry City W 2-1 Division Three (South)
20 Apr 1954 Coventry City v Southampton L 2-1 Division Three (South)
21 Aug 1954 Southampton v Brentford W 6-4 Division Three (South)
25 Aug 1954 Gillingham v Southampton L 1-0 Division Three (South)
28 Aug 1954 Brighton and Hove Albion v Southampton W 1-2 Division Three (South)
01 Sep 1954 Southampton v Gillingham W 3-1 Division Three (South)
04 Sep 1954 Southampton v Torquay United D 0-0 Division Three (South)
09 Sep 1954 Leyton Orient v Southampton L 4-1 Division Three (South)
11 Sep 1954 Bristol City v Southampton L 2-0 Division Three (South)
15 Sep 1954 Southampton v Leyton Orient W 1-0 Division Three (South)
18 Sep 1954 Southampton v Walsall W 2-1 Division Three (South)
20 Sep 1954 Millwall v Southampton L 2-0 Division Three (South)
25 Sep 1954 Shrewsbury Town v Southampton L 3-1 Division Three (South)
29 Sep 1954 Southampton v Millwall W 3-0 Division Three (South)
02 Oct 1954 Southampton v Reading W 3-1 Division Three (South)
09 Oct 1954 Queens Park Rangers v Southampton D 2-2 Division Three (South)
16 Oct 1954 Southampton v Newport County W 2-0 Division Three (South)
23 Oct 1954 Exeter City v Southampton W 0-1 Division Three (South)
30 Oct 1954 Southampton v Northampton Town W 4-0 Division Three (South)
06 Nov 1954 Norwich City v Southampton L 2-0 Division Three (South)
13 Nov 1954 Southampton v Southend United W 3-0 Division Three (South)
20 Nov 1954 Barnet v Southampton W 1-4 FA Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
27 Nov 1954 Southampton v Swindon Town D 1-1 Division Three (South)
04 Dec 1954 Crystal Palace v Southampton W 1-2 Division Three (South)
11 Dec 1954 Grimsby Town v Southampton L 4-1 FA Cup 2nd round
18 Dec 1954 Brentford v Southampton W 0-3 Division Three (South)
25 Dec 1954 Coventry City v Southampton D 1-1 Division Three (South)
27 Dec 1954 Southampton v Coventry City W 1-0 Division Three (South)
01 Jan 1955 Southampton v Brighton and Hove Albion W 3-2 Division Three (South)
08 Jan 1955 Southampton v Colchester United L 0-1 Division Three (South)
15 Jan 1955 Torquay United v Southampton D 2-2 Division Three (South)
22 Jan 1955 Southampton v Bristol City W 2-1 Division Three (South)
29 Jan 1955 Southampton v Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic D 0-0 Division Three (South)
05 Feb 1955 Walsall v Southampton D 0-0 Division Three (South)
12 Feb 1955 Southampton v Shrewsbury Town W 2-1 Division Three (South)
19 Feb 1955 Reading v Southampton W 0-1 Division Three (South)
26 Feb 1955 Southampton v Queens Park Rangers D 2-2 Division Three (South)
05 Mar 1955 Newport County v Southampton W 0-1 Division Three (South)
12 Mar 1955 Southampton v Exeter City W 3-0 Division Three (South)
19 Mar 1955 Northampton Town v Southampton L 2-1 Division Three (South)


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