Angus Carmichael

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Angus Carmichael
Personal information
Full name Angus Macdonald Ewing Carmichael
Date of birth 12 June 1925
Place of birth Fort Rosebery, Northern Rhodesia
Date of death 21 March 2013(2013-03-21) (aged 87)
Place of death Horncastle, England
Height 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Playing position Left back
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1947–1950 Queen's Park 42 (0)
National team
1948 Great Britain 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Angus Macdonald Ewing Carmichael (12 June 1925 – 21 March 2013) was a Scottish footballer who played as a left back.

Early and personal life

Angus Macdonald Ewing Carmichael was born on 12 June 1925.[1]

Career

Carmichael represented Great Britain at the 1948 Summer Olympics, making one appearance in the tournament.[2][3] Carmichael, described as a "tall, brawny left-back", was studying for a degree in veterinary medicine at the time, alongside his football career.[4]

Carmichael played club football for Queen's Park, making 42 appearances in the Scottish Football League.[5]

Later life and death

After graduating from University, and with his football career over due to injury, Carmichael moved to Horncastle, Lincolnshire in order to become a vet.[4] He died on 21 March 2013, at the age of 87.[6]

References

  1. ^ "A. M. E. Carmichael". Veterinary Record. 172 (15): 401.2–402. 2013. doi:10.1136/vr.f2296.
  2. ^ Angus CarmichaelFIFA competition record (archive)
  3. ^ "Angus Carmichael". Sports Reference. Retrieved 28 March 2013.
  4. ^ a b Stewart Fisher (5 February 2012). "Scots veteran standing tall as part of TeamGB". Herald Scotland. Retrieved 28 March 2013.
  5. ^ "ANGUS CARMICHAEL". Post War English & Scottish Football League A - Z Player's Transfer Database. Retrieved 4 January 2015.
  6. ^ "Announcements Home > Deaths > CARMICHAEL". The Telegraph. Retrieved 28 March 2013.


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