David Mathieson Birthdate Birthplace Previous club Goal rate
(Smiler) 18/01/78 Dumfries St Johnstone N/A
David Mathieson 20 year old goalkeeper David Mathieson has consistently proven his worth to Queens. His performances have recovered after an unsettled time mid way through the first half of last season. Rated by Craig Brown as one of the top five young players in Scotland and will hopefully consolidate his position with the Scotland under 21 squad this season.

James McLeod Birthdate Birthplace Previous club Goal rate
(Jamesie) 12/09/78 Dumfries Bolton 0%
Another inspired signing by the management, young James McLeod was snapped up from Bolton Wanderers at the beginning of this season. He made the right back position his own until a serious injury ruled him out midway through last season, has not yet fully regained the fitness level that he had prior to his injury. James McLeod

Andrew Aitken Birthdate Birthplace Previous club Goal rate
(Andy) 02/02/78 Dumfries Annan 6%
Andrew Aitken Andrew Aitken joined from Annan Athletic in 1996 and soon made his first team debut. He is developing into an assured central defender and will without doubt achieve international recognition at some point.

Jim Thomson Birthdate Birthplace Previous club Goal rate
(JT) 15/05/71 Stirling Stenhousemuir 6%
The best signing made by Messrs Shanks and Alexander, Jim Thomson is a cultured central defender, who can play his way out of defence and releive pressure where his counterparts would blast into the stands. Queens may have difficulty holding onto him as a number of clubs are said to be watching him. James Thomson

Derek Townsley Birthdate Birthplace Previous club Goal rate
(Degsy) 21/01/73 Carlisle Gretna 17%
Derek Townsley Derek Townsley or Degsy joined from local side Gretna. His performances this season have made him a firm favourite with the crowd, a skilful and intelligent player his inch perfect passing often splits defences apart.

Jamie McAllister Birthdate Birthplace Previous club Goal rate
(Jazza) 26/04/78 East Kilbride QOS Youth 9%
On the verge of a regular first team place Jamie McAllister has shown in his brief substitute appearances that he has the potential to achieve great things with his career. Jamie McAllister

Marc Cleeland Birthdate Birthplace Previous club Goal rate
(Snakes/GBH) 15/12/75 Carlisle Carlisle United 5%
Marc Cleeland Marc Cleeland is a tenacious opponent, sometimes this gets the better of him and the resulting tackles have a touch of GBH about them. If he is to succeed then he will need to curb this aspect of his game and improve the quality of his final ball.

Dennis Boyle Birthdate Birthplace Previous club Goal rate
(?) 24/04/81 Letterkenny Dungloe 0%
At only seventeen years of age the "Donegal Diamond" has show a level of maturity well beyond his years. International honours will surely lie ahead for Dennis, his close control, effective distribution and awareness of movement around him have already marked him out as being that wee bit special. Surely this season we will see him commanding a regular position in the first team. Dennis Boyle

Alex Nesovic Birthdate Birthplace Previous club Goal rate
(Naz) 10/11/72 Bradford Leeds United 29%
Alex Nesovic Alex Nesovic is one of the most colourful characters that Queens have had for many a season. His return this season after a full years recovery from a broken ankle is more than welcome. His new trademark golden boots and involvement in almost everything controversial have him marked out for special attention.

Mark Weir Birthdate Birthplace Previous club Goal rate
(Weiry) 31/03/80 Lanark Queens youth 29%
Another star of the future, Mark Weir has shown in his brief appearances this season that he has the ability to perform at the highest level. His strong running and skilful use of the ball have shown that he will soon become a first team regular. Mark Weir

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