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Oakley Legends

Russell Smart
Position: Striker

Rich Smart

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Top marksman Russell Smart has hit the net a record 94 times and along with James “Doddy” Dunlop and Charles ” Chas” Scarborough holds the record for scoring SIX in one game. Russell’s achievement in a 12-0 win over Steelend Vics is all the more remarkabe when you realise he was taken off after 45 minutes !!! Always a favorite and always welcome back at Blairwood Park.

“In The Claret & Sky Blue”

There have been some great players that have put on the Claret & Sky Blue or the Maroon & White if you go back far enough of Oakley United. We have employed the talents of many players who had been or went to play in the senior game, although this is not a complete list it is a reflection on the Quality that have turned out at Blairwood Park.

Here are just some of them…

Cammy Fraser
Glasgow Rangers & Dundee George Connelly
Celtic & Scotland – Voted Scottish Football Writers Assoc’ Player of the Year 1973

David Bingham Ernie McGarr
Goalkeeper of note played for SCOTLAND, as well as DUNFERMLINE & ABERDEEN
Willie Newbigging
Current Player /Manager turned out for ST JOHNSTONE & ALLOA ATH
Played at Oakley whilst at DUNFERMLINE but also played at LIVINGSTON, and now at GRETNA Raymond Sharp
PRESTON NORTH END & DUNFERMLINE ATH

Stewart Williamson
MEADOWBANK TH & LIVINGSTON TH, now Asst’ Manager at TAYPORT Kenny Ward
Oakley favorite “Wardie” starred at ST JOHNSTONE

Derek Murray
MOTHERWELL & DUNDEE UNITED now passing on his knowledge to the current Oakley team Brian Potter
Current GK Coach.. RAITH ROVERS
Terry Wilson
HIBERNIAN Ian Mauchlen
COWDENBEATH, currently their longest serving player.

Scott Johnston
Been at Oakley 11 years but also at RAITH ROVERS. and the much travelled.. Scot Buist
Alloa Athletic