Ali

Coote

Midfielder

Ali

Coote

Birth Date: 11 June 1998
Nationality: Scottish
Position: Midfielder
Date Signed: 18/06/2024
Previous Clubs: Dundee, East Fife, Brentford, Waterford, Bohemians, Detroit City

Coote’s career began at Dundee United’s academy, where he signed his first professional contract in June 2014. He made his senior debut for Dundee United the following year against Aberdeen in the Scottish Premiership. From Scotland, Coote joined Waterford FC before moving to Dalymount where he spent three seasons.

He played a key role in Bohs 2021 European run, playing six times as they defeated ​​Stjarnan and F91 Dudelange in the UEFA Europa Conference League. Coote scored twice against PAOK Thessaloniki in the third qualifying round, finishing the 2021 season with 42 appearances and seven goals. In the 2022 season, Coote made 32 appearances and the following season played 30 times in the League of Ireland, scoring six goals. He’s also played 11 times in the FAI Cup, helping Bohs to reach finals in 2021 and 2023.

Coote has made 109 appearances in total during his time in the League of Ireland with Bohs and Waterford FC, scoring 15 goals and registering 18 assists.

Internationally, Coote has represented Scotland at the U15, U16, and U17 levels, winning 18 caps between 2012 and 2015.