Date: 13th May 2007 at 8:45pm
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Born in Glasgow in 1961, Williamson signed professioanal forms with Clydebank as a youngster, netting 35 goals over two season. The sort of form which brought about a move to Rangers.

Sadly his time at Ibrox was hit by injury and unable to gain regular first team football, he moved to West Brom and then Rotherham with varied success before returning north of the border with Kilmarnock.

After retiring from the game Williamson took over the managerial reigns with Killie, guiding them to Scottish Cup success in his first season and regular European qualification over his five year reign before the call came to take over at Hibs.

Although the league positions at Easter Road were nothing startling, Williamson did lift Hibs from a relegation threatened side to a midtable one even knocking out Celtic and Rangers in the Scottish League Cup before losing to Livingston in the final. It was his talent for bringing through young talent that really saw him shine though.

With his reputation soaring, the call from England came once again. This time the shape of then League One side Plymouth Argyle. With Paul Sturrock having guided the Greens to the top of the table before leaving for Southampton, Williamson won his first game in charge to secure the title. How’s that for an impact?

Williamson stabilised the Greens in their first year back in the second flight and although a poor end of season run saw them finish just three points above the drop zone, they were never in real danger. A run of four straight defeats early in the next season was to be the end of his reign as Tony Pulis took over at Home Park.

Since his departure from the Devon club in September 2005, Williamson has been involved with coaching and developing the young Scottish stars in the Under 18 and 19 set-ups north of the border before the call came to take over at the Deva.