Danny Masterton (5 September 1954 – 5 January 2020) was a Scottish footballer, who played as a striker.

Danny Masterton
Personal information
Full name Daniel Masterton
Date of birth (1954-09-05)5 September 1954
Place of birth Ayr, Scotland
Date of death 5 January 2020(2020-01-05) (aged 65)
Playing position Striker
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1976–1980 Ayr United 81 (21)
1980–1984 Clyde 125 (67)
1984–1985 Queen of the South 1 (0)
Total 207 (88)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Masterton was from Muirkirk, Ayrshire. He began his career with Ayr United, before moving to Clyde, where he enjoyed the best spell of his career. He had a good scoring record at Clyde, scoring 67 goals in 125 games. He had a short spell at Queen of the South before retiring.

Masterton died on 5th January 2020.[1]


External linksEdit

  • Danny Masterton at Post War English & Scottish Football League A–Z Player's Database