Alex Troup

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Alex Troup
Personal information
Full name Alexander Troup
Date of birth 4 May 1895
Place of birth Forfar, Scotland
Date of death 1951 (aged 55–56)
Playing position Winger
Youth career
Forfar Athletic
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1923–1929 Everton 260 (35)
National team
1920–1926 Scotland 5 (0)
1921 Scottish League XI[1] 2 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Alexander Troup (4 May 1895 – 1951), known as Alex Troup and Alec Troup, was a Scottish footballer who played at both professional and international levels as a Winger.


Born in Forfar, Troup played club football in Scotland and England for Dundee and Everton.[2][3]

Troup made five appearances for the Scottish national team between 1920 and 1926,[2][4][5] he also played for the Scottish League XI twice in 1921.[1]


  1. ^ a b "Alec Troup". London Hearts Supporters' Club. Retrieved 19 May 2014.
  2. ^ a b "Alex Troup". National Football Teams. Benjamin Strack-Zimmerman.
  3. ^ "Profile". Everton F.C.
  4. ^ Alex Troup at the Scottish Football Association
  5. ^ "Alexander Troup". London Hearts Supporters' Club.