Billy Neil (footballer, born 1944)

William Waugh Neil (born 10 November 1944) is a retired Scottish professional footballer who made over 180 appearances in the Football League for Millwall as a left winger.[1] As of November 2014, he had been on the club’s staff for 50 years, firstly as a youth coach and then in the commercial department.[2] He is a member of the Millwall Hall of Fame and a lounge at The Den is named for him.[2][3]

Scottish footballer
For other people with similar names, see William Neill (disambiguation).

Billy Neil
Personal information
Full name William Waugh Neil[1]
Date of birth (1944-11-10) 10 November 1944 (age 77)
Place of birth Roslin, Scotland
Position(s) Left winger
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
0000–1964 Bonnyrigg Rose Athletic
1964–1972 Millwall 187 (23)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

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Appearances and goals by club, season and competition
Club Season League FA Cup League Cup Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Millwall 1964–65[4] Fourth Division 22 3 2 0 3 0 27 3
1965–66[5] Third Division 34 6 0 0 3 3 37 9
1966–67[6] Second Division 36 7 2 0 2 0 40 7
1967–68[7] 36 6 1 0 4 1 41 7
1968–69[8] 32 0 3 0 1 0 36 3
1969–70[9] 20 0 0 0 2 0 22 0
1970–71[10] 6 1 0 0 0 0 6 1
1971–72[11] 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Career total 187 23 8 0 15 4 210 27

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