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Allan McGregor
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McGregor with Rangers in 2018
Personal information
Full name Allan James McGregor
Date of birth 31 January 1982 (1982-01-31) (age 39)
Place of birth Edinburgh, Scotland
Height 6 ft 0 in
Playing position Goalkeeper
Club information
Current club Rangers
Number 1
Youth career
1989–1995 Hutchison Vale
1998–2001 Rangers
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2001–2012 Rangers 205 (0)
2004–2005 St Johnstone (loan) 20 (0)
2005–2006 Dunfermline Athletic (loan) 26 (0)
2012–2013 Beşiktaş 27 (0)
2013–2018 Hull City 141 (0)
2017 Cardiff City (loan) 19 (0)
2018– Rangers 77 (0)
National team
2002–2003 Scotland U21 6 (0)
2004 Scotland B 1 (0)
2007–2018 Scotland 42 (0)
  • Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 18:47, 23 January 2021 (UTC).
† Appearances (Goals).

Allan James McGregor (born 31 January 1982) is a Scottish professional footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Scottish Premiership club Rangers. McGregor has also previously played for St Johnstone, Dunfermline Athletic, Turkish team Beşiktaş, English club Hull City, Welsh side Cardiff City and the Scotland national team.

A product of the Hutchison Vale youth football club in Edinburgh, McGregor made his first team debut for Rangers in February 2002 in a Scottish Cup match against Forfar Athletic. He was later loaned out to St Johnstone and Dunfermline Athletic, before becoming a regular Rangers first team player at the start of the 2006–07 season. McGregor made over 200 appearances for Rangers, winning 11 major honours in the process, including a hat-trick of league titles in 2009, 2010 and 2011, three Scottish Cups and five Scottish League Cups.

Following the liquidation of Rangers parent company in 2012, McGregor exercised his legal rights to become a free agent. He then signed a two-year contract with Beşiktaş. After one season in Turkey, McGregor moved to Hull City. In May 2018, McGregor signed a two-year contract with Rangers.

McGregor made his full international debut for Scotland in May 2007. He was suspended for two weeks by his club, and the Scottish Football Association said that McGregor would never play for Scotland again, after multiple breaches of squad discipline following Scotland's 3–0 defeat to the Netherlands on 28 March 2009. The following year, this ban from international football was overturned by Scotland manager Craig Levein. He made 42 appearances for Scotland in total, and announced his retirement from international play in March 2019.

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