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Dave Mackay (footballer born 1934)

Dave Mackay (footballer born 1934)
Personal information
Full nameDavid Craig Mackay
Date of birth14 November 1934(age 81)
Place of birthEdinburgh, Scotland
Height1.72 m (5 ft 7.7 in)
Playing positionLeft half, later sweeper

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David Craig Mackay (born 14 November 1934) is a Scottish former football player and manager. Mackay is best remembered for a highly successful playing career with Heart of Midlothian, the Double winning Tottenham Hotspur side of 1961, and winning the league with Derby County as a manager. He also represented Scotland 22 times, and was selected for their 1958 FIFA World Cup squad. Mackay tied with Tony Book of Manchester City for the Football Writers' Association's Footballer of the Year award in 1969 and was later listed by The Football League in their "100 Legends".

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