Andy McCombie

Date of birth30 June 1876
Place of birthInverness
NationalityScottish
PositionFull back

Scotland International

With Newcastle United, 1st Division Champion 1905, 1907 FA Cup runner-up 1905, 1906. Moving from Sunderland for a record fee of £700, Andy was to give over 40 years service to Newcastle. As a player, he was a thoughtful defender as the Championship was won in 1905 and 1907. He was on the coaching staff when the title returned to Gallowgate.

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1903-04 Newcastle United League Division One 6
1904-05 Newcastle United FA Cup 8
1904-05 Newcastle United League Division One 31
1905-06 Newcastle United FA Cup 8
1905-06 Newcastle United League Division One 29
1906-07 Newcastle United FA Cup 1
1906-07 Newcastle United League Division One 26
1907-08 Newcastle United League Division One 18
1908-09 Newcastle United FA Cup 1
1908-09 Newcastle United League Division One 1
1909-10 Newcastle United League Division One 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
13 Feb 1904 Newcastle United v Notts County W 4-1 League Division One
27 Feb 1904 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Newcastle United L 3-2 League Division One
19 Mar 1904 Newcastle United v Liverpool D 1-1 League Division One
26 Mar 1904 Bury v Newcastle United W 0-3 League Division One
01 Apr 1904 Manchester City v Newcastle United W 1-3 League Division One
16 Apr 1904 Newcastle United v Sheffield Wednesday W 4-0 League Division One
03 Sep 1904 Newcastle United v Woolwich Arsenal W 3-0 League Division One
10 Sep 1904 Derby County v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
17 Sep 1904 Newcastle United v Everton W 3-2 League Division One
24 Sep 1904 Small Heath v Newcastle United L 2-1 League Division One
01 Oct 1904 Newcastle United v Manchester City W 2-0 League Division One
08 Oct 1904 Notts County v Newcastle United W 0-3 League Division One
15 Oct 1904 Newcastle United v Sheffield United D 1-1 League Division One
22 Oct 1904 Stoke v Newcastle United L 1-0 League Division One
29 Oct 1904 Preston North End v Newcastle United L 1-0 League Division One
05 Nov 1904 Newcastle United v Middlesbrough W 3-0 League Division One
12 Nov 1904 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Newcastle United W 1-3 League Division One
19 Nov 1904 Newcastle United v Bury W 3-1 League Division One
26 Nov 1904 Aston Villa v Newcastle United W 0-1 League Division One
03 Dec 1904 Newcastle United v Blackburn Rovers W 1-0 League Division One
10 Dec 1904 Nottingham Forest v Newcastle United W 1-3 League Division One
17 Dec 1904 Newcastle United v Sheffield Wednesday W 6-2 League Division One
24 Dec 1904 Sunderland v Newcastle United L 3-1 League Division One
31 Dec 1904 Woolwich Arsenal v Newcastle United W 0-2 League Division One
02 Jan 1905 Newcastle United v Notts County W 1-0 League Division One
07 Jan 1905 Newcastle United v Derby County W 2-0 League Division One
14 Jan 1905 Everton v Newcastle United L 2-1 League Division One
21 Jan 1905 Newcastle United v Small Heath L 0-1 League Division One
28 Jan 1905 Manchester City v Newcastle United L 3-2 League Division One
04 Feb 1905 Newcastle United v Plymouth Argyle D 1-1 FA Cup 1st round
08 Feb 1905 Plymouth Argyle v Newcastle United D 1-1 FA Cup 1st round replay
11 Feb 1905 Sheffield United v Newcastle United W 1-3 League Division One
13 Feb 1905 Newcastle United v Plymouth Argyle W 2-0 FA Cup 1st round 2nd replay
18 Feb 1905 Tottenham Hotspur v Newcastle United D 1-1 FA Cup 2nd round
22 Feb 1905 Newcastle United v Tottenham Hotspur W 4-0 FA Cup 2nd round replay
25 Feb 1905 Newcastle United v Preston North End W 1-0 League Division One
04 Mar 1905 Bolton Wanderers v Newcastle United W 0-2 FA Cup Quarter-final
11 Mar 1905 Newcastle United v Wolverhampton Wanderers W 3-0 League Division One
18 Mar 1905 Bury v Newcastle United W 2-4 League Division One
25 Mar 1905 Newcastle United v Sheffield Wednesday W 1-0 FA Cup Semi-final
05 Apr 1905 Newcastle United v Aston Villa W 2-0 League Division One
08 Apr 1905 Newcastle United v Nottingham Forest W 5-1 League Division One
15 Apr 1905 Aston Villa v Newcastle United L 2-0 FA Cup Final
22 Apr 1905 Newcastle United v Sunderland L 1-3 League Division One
26 Apr 1905 Sheffield Wednesday v Newcastle United W 1-3 League Division One
02 Sep 1905 Sunderland v Newcastle United L 3-2 League Division One
06 Sep 1905 Newcastle United v Manchester City D 2-2 League Division One
09 Sep 1905 Newcastle United v Birmingham City D 2-2 League Division One
16 Sep 1905 Everton v Newcastle United W 1-2 League Division One
23 Sep 1905 Newcastle United v Derby County L 0-1 League Division One
30 Sep 1905 Sheffield Wednesday v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
07 Oct 1905 Newcastle United v Nottingham Forest W 3-2 League Division One
21 Oct 1905 Newcastle United v Bury W 3-1 League Division One
28 Oct 1905 Newcastle United v Middlesbrough W 4-1 League Division One
04 Nov 1905 Newcastle United v Preston North End W 1-0 League Division One
11 Nov 1905 Newcastle United v Wolverhampton Wanderers W 8-0 League Division One
18 Nov 1905 Aston Villa v Newcastle United W 0-3 League Division One
25 Nov 1905 Newcastle United v Liverpool L 2-3 League Division One
02 Dec 1905 Sheffield United v Newcastle United L 2-0 League Division One
16 Dec 1905 Stoke v Newcastle United L 1-0 League Division One
23 Dec 1905 Newcastle United v Bolton Wanderers W 2-1 League Division One
25 Dec 1905 Woolwich Arsenal v Newcastle United L 4-3 League Division One
26 Dec 1905 Manchester City v Newcastle United W 1-4 League Division One
30 Dec 1905 Newcastle United v Sunderland D 1-1 League Division One
01 Jan 1906 Blackburn Rovers v Newcastle United L 1-0 League Division One
06 Jan 1906 Birmingham City v Newcastle United W 0-1 League Division One
13 Jan 1906 Newcastle United v Grimsby Town W 6-0 FA Cup 1st round
20 Jan 1906 Newcastle United v Everton W 4-2 League Division One
03 Feb 1906 Derby County v Newcastle United D 0-0 FA Cup 2nd round
07 Feb 1906 Newcastle United v Derby County W 2-1 FA Cup 2nd round replay
10 Feb 1906 Nottingham Forest v Newcastle United L 2-1 League Division One
24 Feb 1906 Newcastle United v Blackpool W 5-0 FA Cup 3rd round
03 Mar 1906 Middlesbrough v Newcastle United L 1-0 League Division One
10 Mar 1906 Birmingham City v Newcastle United D 2-2 FA Cup Quarter-final
14 Mar 1906 Newcastle United v Birmingham City W 3-0 FA Cup Quarter-final replay
24 Mar 1906 Newcastle United v Aston Villa W 3-1 League Division One
31 Mar 1906 Newcastle United v Woolwich Arsenal W 2-0 FA Cup Semi-final
13 Apr 1906 Bury v Newcastle United W 1-4 League Division One
16 Apr 1906 Newcastle United v Woolwich Arsenal D 1-1 League Division One
21 Apr 1906 Everton v Newcastle United L 1-0 FA Cup Final
24 Apr 1906 Newcastle United v Stoke W 5-0 League Division One
26 Apr 1906 Preston North End v Newcastle United D 0-0 League Division One
01 Sep 1906 Newcastle United v Sunderland W 4-2 League Division One
08 Sep 1906 Birmingham City v Newcastle United W 2-4 League Division One
15 Sep 1906 Newcastle United v Everton W 1-0 League Division One
13 Oct 1906 Newcastle United v Manchester City W 2-0 League Division One
20 Oct 1906 Middlesbrough v Newcastle United W 0-3 League Division One
27 Oct 1906 Newcastle United v Preston North End W 2-1 League Division One
03 Nov 1906 Derby County v Newcastle United D 0-0 League Division One
10 Nov 1906 Aston Villa v Newcastle United D 0-0 League Division One
17 Nov 1906 Newcastle United v Liverpool W 2-0 League Division One
24 Nov 1906 Bristol City v Newcastle United L 2-1 League Division One
08 Dec 1906 Sheffield United v Newcastle United D 0-0 League Division One
15 Dec 1906 Newcastle United v Bolton Wanderers W 4-0 League Division One
22 Dec 1906 Manchester United v Newcastle United W 1-3 League Division One
25 Dec 1906 Blackburn Rovers v Newcastle United L 4-0 League Division One
26 Dec 1906 Stoke v Newcastle United W 1-2 League Division One
05 Jan 1907 Newcastle United v Birmingham City W 2-0 League Division One
12 Jan 1907 Newcastle United v Crystal Palace L 0-1 FA Cup 1st round
09 Feb 1907 Newcastle United v Bury W 3-2 League Division One
16 Feb 1907 Manchester City v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
02 Mar 1907 Preston North End v Newcastle United D 2-2 League Division One
20 Mar 1907 Sunderland v Newcastle United L 2-0 League Division One
23 Mar 1907 Liverpool v Newcastle United L 4-1 League Division One
29 Mar 1907 Newcastle United v Stoke W 1-0 League Division One
01 Apr 1907 Newcastle United v Blackburn Rovers W 3-1 League Division One
06 Apr 1907 Notts County v Newcastle United L 1-0 League Division One
13 Apr 1907 Newcastle United v Sheffield United D 0-0 League Division One
20 Apr 1907 Bolton Wanderers v Newcastle United L 4-2 League Division One
14 Sep 1907 Newcastle United v Chelsea W 1-0 League Division One
21 Sep 1907 Bristol City v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
28 Sep 1907 Newcastle United v Nottingham Forest W 3-0 League Division One
05 Oct 1907 Notts County v Newcastle United W 0-1 League Division One
12 Oct 1907 Newcastle United v Manchester United L 1-6 League Division One
19 Oct 1907 Manchester City v Newcastle United L 1-0 League Division One
26 Oct 1907 Newcastle United v Blackburn Rovers W 3-0 League Division One
02 Nov 1907 Preston North End v Newcastle United L 2-0 League Division One
16 Nov 1907 Bury v Newcastle United W 1-2 League Division One
23 Nov 1907 Newcastle United v Birmingham City W 8-0 League Division One
30 Nov 1907 Aston Villa v Newcastle United D 3-3 League Division One
07 Dec 1907 Newcastle United v Everton W 2-1 League Division One
15 Feb 1908 Newcastle United v Manchester City D 1-1 League Division One
11 Mar 1908 Newcastle United v Preston North End D 0-0 League Division One
14 Mar 1908 Newcastle United v Bury W 3-0 League Division One
23 Mar 1908 Blackburn Rovers v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
01 Apr 1908 Bolton Wanderers v Newcastle United L 4-0 League Division One
18 Apr 1908 Newcastle United v Sunderland L 1-3 League Division One
01 Jan 1909 Everton v Newcastle United W 0-1 League Division One
16 Jan 1909 Newcastle United v Leyton Orient W 5-0 FA Cup 1st round
09 Apr 1910 Middlesbrough v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
27 Apr 1910 Aston Villa v Newcastle United L 4-0 League Division One


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

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1902-03 Scotland British Championships 2
1904-05 Scotland British Championships 2


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
09 Mar 1903 Wales v Scotland W 0-1 British Championships
04 Apr 1903 England v Scotland W 1-2 British Championships
06 Mar 1905 Wales v Scotland L 3-1 British Championships
01 Apr 1905 England v Scotland L 1-0 British Championships


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