Players

 

 Gavin Price
Position: Manager
DOB: 29/10/74

Keith Gibson
Position: Assistant Manager
DOB: 07/05/1981

Steven Dunn
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Position: Goalkeeping Coach
DOB: 11/04/1971

 

Kyle Gourlay
Sponsored By: Gordon Pirie
Position: Goalkeeper
DOB: 24/09/98

The 6′ tall keeper is a product of the Dundee F.C. Youth system. Signed in July 2018 on loan to Elgin.
Previously had loan spells with Clyde (twice) and Airdrieonians. Made his City debut v. Ross County (LC) 14 July 2018 at Victoria Park, Dingwall.

 

Thomas McHale
Sponsored By: Naomi & Bry
Position: Goalkeeper
DOB: 08/09/1995

Signed in August 2018 on a two year contract. This career has been in English Non-League football with spells at Bodmin Town 2015/16,
Weymouth on loan 2016/17 and last season (2017/18) with Truro City in the National League (South). He has also been “Capped” by England at “C” level.
On his family moving to Moray he was snapped up by Elgin. The 6′ 3″ keeper made his debut for the Black & Whites against Arbroath in the (CC-1) on 15 August 2018 at Borough Briggs.

 

Matthew Cooper
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Position: Defence
DOB: 01/07/94

The Right-back started with his local club, Macduff Lions, before spells with Deveronvale,  then a move to Aberdeen,
then to Inverness Caledonian Thistle.On being released by the Inverness club signed for Elgin in July 2014.
Made his debut for Elgin against Stirling Albion (CC-1) on 26 July 2014.
Over the last four years Coops has made 141 appearances (6 as Sub.)
and scored one goal v. Cowdenbeath (L) 5 August 2017 at Borough Briggs.

 

Jordan Lowdon
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Position: Defence
DOB: 24/06/92

Plays at Left-back or Left-midfield. As a  teenager he was on Celtic’s books, this was followed by Cambridge City in English Non-League football,
PAEEK (Cyprus), Brechin in 2012/13, then a spell down under with Brisbane’s Peninusla Power (Australia), Waitakere United (New Zealand) then Melbourne side Oakleigh Cannons (Australia).
Returned to Scotland with Arbroath 2014-16 then Clyde 2016-18. Was capped by Scotland at U-17 level.
Signed for Elgin this summer. Debut v. Ross County (LC) 14 July 2018 at Dingwall.

 

Darryl McHardy
Sponsored By : Alan & Aidan Stewart
Position: Defence
DOB: 22/05/95

A former Ross County schoolboy signing, before joining his home town clubs youth development program. Signed on professional forms in August 2012.
Made his City debut v. Annan Athletic (L) 29 December 2012.
Since becoming a first team regular in 2014, has made 163 appearances (24 as Sub.), scoring 27 goals.
Was the Elgin City Supporters Player of the Year in 2014/15 season.

 

Stephen Bronsky
Sponsored By: Available
Position: Defence
DOB: 16/06/1994

In his second season with Elgin. Previous clubs include Clyde, Lowland League sides East Kilbride and BSC Glasgow, before a return to League football with Annan Athletic in 2016.
The Centre-half made his City debut v. Dunfermline Athletic (LC) 15 July 2017 as a substitute.
A broken ankle on the first day of this season as seen him side-lined.
Last term made 35 appearances (2 as Sub.) and scored 4 goals.

 

David Wilson
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Position: Defence
DOB: 18/03/00

Central defender. A former Aberdeen youth prospect, David has been with Elgin for the last few years.
He spent last season on loan to Highland League side Lossiemouth.
Made his senior debut for Elgin v. Arbroath (LC) 21 July 2018 at Gayfield Park.

 

Craig Beattie
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Position: Defence
DOB: 16/01/84

The former Scottish Internationalist joined Elgin from Edinburgh City this summer.
This vastly experienced player has seen service with Celtic, WBA, Preston N.E., Crystal Palace, Sheffield Utd., Swansea C., Watford, Hearts, St. Johnstone,
Barnet, Dundee, Ayr Utd., and Stirling Alb., before his two year spell with Edinburgh City.
This versatile player made his Elgin debut v. Annan Athletic (L) 4 August 2018 at Galabank.

 

James McGowan
Position: Defence
DOB: 23/08/92
Signed in August 2018. The RAF servicemen has had spells with Queen of the South and Albion Rovers,
as well as most recently with English Non-League sides Kidlington and Thame United.
Made his City debut v. Clyde (L) 22 September 2018 as a late substitute.

 

Brian Cameron
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Position: Midfield
DOB: 29/09/91
Longest serving player at the club. Brian or as he is better known “Soapy” came through the City youth development system.
Made his debut against Stenhousemuir (L) 26 April 2008 as a 16 year old. Has been a stalwart in the Elgin midfield with 348 appearances (49 as Sub.) and 62 goals for the Black & Whites.
Has been the City Supporters Player of the year (four times) 2011, 2013, 2016 and 2018.

 

Jon-Paul McGovern
Sponsored By : Chris & Janice Foot
Position: Midfield
DOB: 03/10/1980
A product of Celtic Boys Club, the central midfielder, J-P has had spells at Celtic, then Sheffield Utd., Livingston, Sheffield Wed., M.K.Dons, Swindon T.,
Carlisle Utd., and Derry C., before returning to Scotland, and spells with Ayr Utd., Stirling Alb., and Clyde.
He joined Elgin in the summer of 2017. Made his City debut v. Dunfermline Athletic (LC) 15 July 2017.
Last term was an ever present in the side with 45 appearances.
As with last season, JP is again the skipper of the Black & Whites.

 

Ryan Farquhar
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Position: Midfield
DOB: 31/12/93
Right-midfield or Right-winger. Had previously been with Lossiemouth for four years.
Joined Elgin in July 2018 on a one year contract.
Made his debut v. Ross County (LC) 14 July 2018 as a second-half substitute.

 

Scott Miller
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Position: Midfield
DOB: 15/03/93
A product of Elgin youth development, can play in central midfield as well as on the left wing.
Re-joined Elgin this summer 2018 after Six years away, during that time he spent five years with Lossiemouth, before a season with Turriff United.
Initially made his debut for Elgin v. Berwick Rangers (L) 30 April 2011 as a substitute.

 

Rabin Omar
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Position: Midfield
DOB: 21/07/97
Signed in August 2018. Had previously been four seasons with Annan Athletic making over 100 League appearances for the Galabank club.
Made his Elgin debut v. Arbroath (LC) 21 July 2018.

 

Shane Sutherland
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Position: Forward
DOB: 23/10/1990
A former Inverness Caledonian Thistle player. Had played in the SPL for the East Longman club. Now in his third spell with Elgin, the first on loan during the 2009/10 season,
when he made his debut v. Berwick Rangers (L) 23 January 2010. Made a permanent move in 2013 for two seasons.
Had a season with Peterhead 2015/16. Returned to Elgin in the summer of 2016.
Had a great three quarters of a season for the Black & Whites till a cruciate ligament injury in February 2017, ended his season prematurely.
Leading goalscorer in the 2nd Division with 18 goals as well as being named PFA Scotland’s 2nd Division player of the year in 2016/17.
Returned to first team action in March 2018 after a year out.
With only 7 minutes on the pitch on his return – Shane netted his first goal.
In all has made 140 appearances (9 as Sub.) and scored 61 goals in major competition.

 

Christopher McLeish
Sponsored By: Andy & Katrina
Position: Forward
DOB:12/08/1992
Had previously played in the East Region juniors with Scone Thistle, Newburgh and Jeanfield Swifts. Joined Elgin in the close season of 2016.
Made his debut v. St. Johnstone (LC) 16 July 2016 as a second-half substitute.
Now in his third season with Elgin has made 87 appearances (11 as Sub.) and scored 18 goals.

 

Ali Sutherland
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Position: Forward
DOB: 19/9/1996
A product of Inverness Caledonian Thistle, made 8 appearances for them in the Scottish Premiership. Later had a loan spell with Brora Rangers in the Highland League.
Joined Elgin in February 2017. Debut v. Clyde (L) 18 February 2017. In all has made 42 appearances (23 as Sub.) and scored once.
Is now on loan to Rothes.

 

Declan Byrne
Position: Forward
DOB: 07/05/1996
The Left-midfielder joined Elgin in November 2017. Had previously had spells with Cowdenbeath and junior club Fauldhouse Utd., also had a time in Australian football.
Made his Elgin debut v. Berwick Rangers (L) 25 November 2017 as a scoring substitute.

 

Moray Taylor
Position: Forward
DOB: 05/01/00
Has come through the Elgin youth development. Spent last season with Dufftown in the North junior Superleague.
Made his senior Elgin debut v. Ross County (LC) 14 July 2018 as a late substitute.
Has recently gone on loan to Lossiemouth.

 

Kerr Hay
Position: Forward
DOB: 16/01/96

Centre-forward or Right-winger, previously played for Forfar Athletic 2015-17 and Montrose 2017/18.
Signed a six month contract with Elgin in the summer.
Made his debut v. Ross County (LC) 14 July 2018 as a substitute.

Greg Morrison
Position: Forward
DOB: 19/02/98

Brought up near Keith, Greg went through the Ross County youth development system, and made his debut in the Premiership for the Dingwall club in 2016.
Played for Dumbarton (on loan) in the championship during 2017/18.
Made his Elgin Debut v. Stirling Albion (L) 1 September 2018 as a second-half substitute.

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