Referee Douglas Downie
Douglas Downie
  • Formally Douglas S. Downie.
  • Most commonly listed as D. Downie, with press variants including D. S. Downie, R. S. Downie, T. S. Downie & A. D. Downie.
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- mh-referee.png Douglas Downie (Edinburgh) 21.08.1974 Clyde [h] W3-1 (League Cup Section 1 - game 4) 0 0 - - 0 0 D0-0
- mh-referee.png Douglas Downie (Glasgow) 23.11.1974 Airdrieonians [a] L0-1 (SFL First Division - game 13) 0 0 - - 0 0 D0-0
- mh-referee.png Douglas Downie (Edinburgh) 14.12.1974 St Johnstone [a] W3-1 (SFL First Division - game 16) 0 0 - - 0 0 D0-0
- mh-referee.png Douglas Downie (Edinburgh) 30.08.1975 Morton [a] D0-0 (SFL First Division - game 1) 0 0 - - 0 0 D0-0
- mh-referee.png Douglas Downie (Edinburgh) 13.12.1975 Falkirk [a] D0-0 (SFL First Division - game 16) 0 0 - - 0 0 D0-0
- mh-referee.png Douglas Downie (Edinburgh) 28.08.1976 Dundee [h] L0-1 (League Cup Section 1 - game 5) 0 0 - - 0 0 D0-0
- mh-referee.png Douglas Downie (Edinburgh) 27.11.1976 Dundee United [h] L1-5 (SFL Premier Division - game 11) 0 0 - - 0 0 D0-0
- mh-referee.png Douglas Downie (Edinburgh) 02.04.1977 Motherwell [a] D1-1 (SFL Premier Division - game 30) 0 1-penalty.png - - 0 0 L0-5
- mh-referee.png Douglas Downie (Edinburgh) 31.08.1977 Dundee United [h] D0-0 (League Cup 2nd Round, 1st leg) 0 0 - - 0 0 D0-0
- mh-referee.png Douglas Downie (Edinburgh) 03.09.1977 Dundee United [a] L0-1 (League Cup 2nd Round, 2nd leg) agg: L0-1 0 0 - - 0 0 D0-0
- mh-referee.png Douglas Downie (Edinburgh) 17.12.1977 Dundee United [a] D2-2 (SFL Premier Division - game 17) 1-penalty.png 0 - - 0 0 W5-0
- mh-referee.png Douglas Downie (Edinburgh) 19.08.1978 Dundee United [h] D1-1 (SFL Premier Division - game 2) 0 0 - - 0 0 D0-0
- mh-referee.png Douglas Downie (Edinburgh) 02.05.1979 St Mirren [a] D1-1 (SFL Premier Division - game 32) 0 0 - - 0 0 D0-0
- mh-referee.png Douglas Downie (Edinburgh) 16.08.1980 Rangers [a] L0-4 (SFL Premier Division - game 2) 0 0 - - 0 0 D0-0
- mh-referee.png Douglas Downie (Edinburgh) 08.11.1980 Morton [h] D0-0 (SFL Premier Division - game 13) 0 0 - - 0 0 D0-0
- mh-referee.png Douglas Downie (Edinburgh) 05.09.1981 Dundee [a] L2-4 (SFL Premier Division - game 2) 0 0 - - 0 0 D0-0
- mh-referee.png Douglas Downie (Edinburgh) 05.12.1981 St Mirren [a] L1-2 (SFL Premier Division - game 15) 0 0 - - 0 0 D0-0
- mh-referee.png Douglas Downie (Edinburgh) 03.05.1982 Aberdeen [a] L1-3 (SFL Premier Division - game 34) 0 0 - - 0 0 D0-0
- mh-referee.png Douglas Downie (Edinburgh) 11.09.1982 Queen's Park [h] L2-3 (SFL First Division - game 2) 0 0 - - 0 0 D0-0
- mh-referee.png Douglas Downie (Edinburgh) 08.10.1983 Hamilton Academical [h] D0-0 (SFL First Division - game 9) 0 0 - - 0 0 D0-0
- mh-referee.png Douglas Downie (Edinburgh) 11.05.1985 Hamilton Academical [a] D1-1 (SFL First Division - game 39) 1-penalty.png 0 - - 1-red-card.png 0 W5-4
- mh-referee.png Douglas Downie (Edinburgh) 21.08.1985 Motherwell [a] L0-1 (League Cup 2nd Round) 0 0 - - 0 0 D0-0
0 22 ← Totals → 22 2 1 0 0 1 0 W10-9
Douglas Downie's Summary
Average crime count per game 0.86 pts
The crime count % balance 53-47 in favour of Thistle
Thistle's ppg (@ 3pts per win) 0.727 (W2 D10 L10)
compiled to our All Games criteria @ 28-Oct-2022
Thistle's Historical Summary
Average crime count per game ᵃ 1.417 pts
Average crime count per game ᵇ 1.092 pts
The crime count % balance 48-52 to Thistle's detriment
Thistle's ppg (@ 3pts per win) 1.405 (W2671 D1397 L2628)
from 1886-87 to 1996-97 (see crime count notes)
from 1997-98 to date (see crime count notes)
compiled to our All Games criteria @ 04-Dec-2022

crime-count.png Crime Count notes
penalty.png 5 pts are allocated for a penalty, in favour of whichever team is awarded the kick. Our data is comprehensive from 1891-92 (the season of introduction) to date.
yellow-card.png 1 pt is allocated for any given player's first yellow card, the point being in Thistle's favour when an opponent is booked and vice-versa. Second yellows are always ignored as superfluous. We introduce the yellow card count from season 1997-98 onwards as our records are comprehensive and meaningful from that season onwards. Official cautions began in the 1940s and we continue to (casually) build such data with a view to, perhaps, setting an earlier date for our yellow card analysis. Incidentally, the actual yellow card was first introduced to the Scottish domestic game in season 1979-80.
red-card.png 4 pts are allocated for sending offs, the points being in Thistle's favour when an opponent is sent-off and vice-versa. Our crime count database is 'open for business' from 1886-87 onwards as this was the first season that the English FA decreed that the referee had the power to send a player off, although the first known in a Scottish game wasn't until a season later and the first known in a Thistle game wasn't until 1891. Our data is comprehensive from then to the present day. As per the yellow, the actual red card was first introduced to the Scottish domestic game in season 1979-80.

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