Player Profile - Alex Meechan (9th Nov 2007 - 1st May 2018)
Alex started as a trainee at Swindon Town, signing professional forms in 1997, aged seventeen. Playing mostly for the reserves, he made one substitute appearance, before signing at Bristol City in 1998. During his two year stint at Bristol, he made sixteen appearances and scored four times. His best period came when he joined Forest Green Rovers in the Conference in November 2000, where he went on to make a hundred and thirty-six appearances and score forty-two goals. A couple of loan spells, one to Yeovil and one two Dagenham before he was released to join Leigh RMI at the start of the 2004/05 season. He was ever-present for Leigh, making fifteen appearances and scoring once before signing for Halifax in November 2004 for the remainder of the season. First team appearances were hard to come by, and he resigned for Forest Green at the start of the 2005/06 season, making another seventy appearances and scoring a further seven goals. In the January transfer window of 2007 he joined Chester to the end of the season, but did not get a good run in the side, and at the start of the 2007/08 season joined York, scoring once in his seven appearances. After an impressive few months, Alex joined Altrincham for the 2008/09 season, before rejoining Celtic on a months loan in January 2009, making the move permanent again in March 2009. After leaving Celtic at the end of the season, he joined Droylsden, for season, making twenty-two appearances and scoring twice. AFC Telford came in for him in 2010, and he went onto make thirty-one appearances and scoring four. Ther was a three month loan to Harrogate which became a permanent move in 2012, with thirty-five appearances and four goals. Short spells at Worcester, Witton, Colwyn Bay and Telford (again) followed (with a spell as assistant manager at Telford) until he joined Barrow in 2013. He went onto become assistant manager for the Bluebirds, and in 2013, the caretaker manager. In 2016 he becamne the academy coach at Bradford Park Avenue, but has returned to Celtic to become assistant manager under Steve Burr following the departure of Keith Briggs.
29th Jan 1980
9th Nov 2007
1st May 2018
Last App
25th Apr 2009
Last Goal
24th Feb 2009
As Sub
Subbed off
Unused Sub
Red Cards
Yellow Cards
76 / 126
Average Points
Total Pitch Time
3464 mins
Date Opposition Competition Season H/A Score Lineups Goals Assists R Y Sub
Sat 25 April 2009WorkingtonVanarama National League North2008/2009A0-2     On @53mins
Tue 21 April 2009DroylsdenVanarama National League North2008/2009H2-2     Off @90mins
Sat 18 April 2009BurscoughVanarama National League North2008/2009H4-0     Unused
Mon 13 April 2009Vauxhall MotorsVanarama National League North2008/2009H1-0     Off @62mins
Sat 11 April 2009SouthportVanarama National League North2008/2009A2-0      
Tue 07 April 2009Alfreton TownVanarama National League North2008/2009H0-2      
Sat 04 April 2009Farsley CelticVanarama National League North2008/2009H1-0      
Sat 28 March 2009Kings LynnVanarama National League North2008/2009A1-0     Off @83mins
Sat 28 February 2009Redditch UnitedVanarama National League North2008/2009A0-1      
Tue 24 February 2009GatesheadVanarama National League North2008/2009H1-2     
Sat 21 February 2009Gainsborough TrinityVanarama National League North2008/2009H1-2      
Sat 14 February 2009Stafford RangersVanarama National League North2008/2009A0-1     Off @87mins
Sat 31 January 2009Harrogate TownVanarama National League North2008/2009A0-1      
Fri 09 May 2008BarrowPlay-off Final2007/2008H0-1     Off @65mins
Sun 04 May 2008SouthportPlay-off Semi-Final2007/2008H2-1      
Wed 30 April 2008SouthportPlay-off Semi-Final2007/2008A1-0      
Sat 26 April 2008Redditch UnitedVanarama National League North2007/2008H6-0     Off @68mins
Sat 19 April 2008AFC TelfordVanarama National League North2007/2008H1-2      
Sat 12 April 2008Vauxhall MotorsVanarama National League North2007/2008H4-1    Off @82mins
Sat 05 April 2008Boston UnitedVanarama National League North2007/2008A3-1     Off @80mins
Sat 29 March 2008Solihull MoorsVanarama National League North2007/2008H4-0     Off @65mins
Mon 24 March 2008TamworthVanarama National League North2007/2008A2-0      
Sat 22 March 2008Worcester CityVanarama National League North2007/2008H1-0     
Sat 15 March 2008SouthportVanarama National League North2007/2008A2-3    
Tue 11 March 2008Alfreton TownVanarama National League North2007/2008H3-1     Off @79mins
Sat 08 March 2008WorkingtonVanarama National League North2007/2008H3-0     
Sat 01 March 2008Blyth SpartansVanarama National League North2007/2008A0-1      
Mon 25 February 2008Hinckley UnitedVanarama National League North2007/2008A0-3     
Sat 23 February 2008Hucknall TownVanarama National League North2007/2008A0-3     
Tue 12 February 2008SouthportVanarama National League North2007/2008H2-2     Unused
Sat 09 February 2008Harrogate TownVanarama National League North2007/2008A2-0      
Sat 02 February 2008Nuneaton TownVanarama National League North2007/2008H0-2      
Sat 26 January 2008BarrowVanarama National League North2007/2008A1-3    Off @72mins
Tue 22 January 2008BurscoughVanarama National League North2007/2008H2-4      
Sat 19 January 2008Kettering TownVanarama National League North2007/2008A0-1      
Sat 12 January 2008Harrogate TownVanarama National League North2007/2008H3-2    Off @90mins
Sat 05 January 2008Alfreton TownVanarama National League North2007/2008A3-4     Off @76mins
Tue 01 January 2008Hyde UnitedVanarama National League North2007/2008H3-1     Off @68mins
Wed 26 December 2007Hyde UnitedVanarama National League North2007/2008A1-3    Off @34mins
Sat 01 December 2007Solihull MoorsVanarama National League North2007/2008A0-4      
Sat 24 November 2007TamworthFA Trophy2007/2008H0-2      
Sat 17 November 2007Boston UnitedVanarama National League North2007/2008H3-0    Off @76mins
Tue 13 November 2007Vauxhall MotorsCheshire Senior Cup2007/2008H2-3      
Sat 10 November 2007Worcester CityVanarama National League North2007/2008A2-1