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by bluedragon
Wed Jan 29, 2020 10:29 am
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: John Walker
Replies: 3
Views: 141

Re: John Walker

He played for Hearts (1892-98), Liverpool (1898-1902), Rangers (1902-05) and Morton (1905-06). Was he on loan to Ayr Parkhouse (28-30/4-1906) and Royal Albert (2-3/5-1906) ? If so, did he play any games? Ayrshire Cup Final 28 April 1906 Ayr 1 (1) v Parkhouse (0) 0 Parkhouse had a left back named “ ...
by bluedragon
Wed Jan 29, 2020 9:49 am
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: John McFarlane
Replies: 2
Views: 243

Re: John McFarlane

He played for Aberdeen (1926-29), Liverpool (1928-30), Halifax (1930-32), Northampton (1932-33), Kidderminster, Darlington (1935-37), Worcester and Bath. Reported that he was born in Shettleston, Glasgow. Can somebody please help with when he was born? Maybe 1905 or 1907? I have also been trying to...
by bluedragon
Mon Jan 27, 2020 6:57 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Abercorn 1 Cowlairs 0. 21/03/1891.
Replies: 2
Views: 231

Re: Abercorn 1 Cowlairs 0. 21/03/1891.

sureitsza wrote:
Mon Jan 27, 2020 12:30 pm
line-ups in here - https://news.google.com/newspapers?nid= ... page&hl=en
M’Cartney of the Cowlairs was ordered off the field for striking Bonnar.” Paisley & Renfrewshire Gazette (Saturday 28 March 1891).
by bluedragon
Sun Jan 19, 2020 3:08 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: James Scott
Replies: 4
Views: 524

Re: James Scott

He played for Liverpool (1910-15), Dumbarton (1919-21) and Third Lanark (1921-22). Can somebody please tell me when he played his 2 games for Third Lanark in 1921/22 season? He played for New York Giants 1923-26. I found two league and two Glasgow Cup matches. He was at right half in all matches ot...
by bluedragon
Sun Dec 29, 2019 8:55 am
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Junior International records
Replies: 71
Views: 125946

Re: Junior International records

In the “ Football Books ” section I have given details of a new book we have just published – “ Junior Scotland 1889 to 2019: The Players and Matches ”. I wonder if anyone can help with a question that has arisen about the award of international caps for the full international team in the post-war p...
by bluedragon
Sun Dec 29, 2019 8:51 am
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Western League
Replies: 10
Views: 648

Re: Western League

Brian. Thank you for the explanation. Falkirk supporters would have preferred your league table, with the Bairns off the bottom, to the one published in their local newspaper!
by bluedragon
Sat Dec 28, 2019 7:28 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Western League
Replies: 10
Views: 648

Re: Western League

Thanks Brian, I cannot see how the Falkirk Herald's table was so far out even with Motherwell's results!
by bluedragon
Sat Dec 28, 2019 7:26 pm
Forum: Football Books
Topic: Junior Scotland 1889 to 2019: The Players and Matches
Replies: 0
Views: 354

Junior Scotland 1889 to 2019: The Players and Matches

“ Junior Scotland 1889 to 2019: The Matches and Players ” by Douglas Gorman and Tom McGouran is available on the Lulu self-publishing website for £9.50 plus £2.99 post & packaging using this link: http://www.lulu.com/shop/douglas-gorman-and-tom-mcgouran/junior-scotland-1889-to-2019-the-players-and-m...
by bluedragon
Sat Dec 28, 2019 10:37 am
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Western League
Replies: 10
Views: 648

Re: Western League

And also Scottish Alliance 1923/24? The Falkirk Herald (Saturday 10 May 1924) said “ the following table shows how this competition finished for the season. Very few of the clubs completed the full schedule of matches. ” Rangers 25 15 6 4 38 15 36 Heart of Midlothian 24 10 10 4 35 22 30 Aberdeen 24...
by bluedragon
Fri Dec 20, 2019 11:26 pm
Forum: Scottish Football
Topic: Irvine Meadow v Fauldhouse SJC 1958 televised
Replies: 2
Views: 587

Re: Irvine Meadow v Fauldhouse SJC 1958 televised

The television cameras were back at Meadow Park, Irvine on 2 January 1962 when the Senior fixtures had been virtually all postponed due to very bad weather. STV rushed a camera team to Irvine to film that afternoon’s Meadow versus Dundee Downfield Junior Cup tie. The tie had already been postponed s...
by bluedragon
Sun Nov 17, 2019 2:34 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: 25/8/1982 line up requests
Replies: 4
Views: 1615

Re: 25/8/1982 line up requests

Courtesy of “ Bristling with possiblities….. ” St Johnstone FC history by Alastair Blair and Brian Doyle. Raith Rovers 3 St Johnstone 3 Attendance: 1,300 St Johnstone goalscorers: Brogan 2, Beedie NB in the previous two matches John Brogan scored 2 against Raith Rovers and 5 against Falkirk! St John...
by bluedragon
Sun Oct 27, 2019 6:41 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: McCallum jr & sr.
Replies: 2
Views: 10656

Re: McCallum jr & sr.

It might be the other way round. John Litster disk says a James McCallum signed for Morton in October 1903 and appears to have been placed on the Open to Transfer List at the end of the 1904/05 season. He only played a handful of league games. He is listed as a right half. Donald McCallum was a full...
by bluedragon
Sun Oct 27, 2019 6:36 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Clyde Shamrock
Replies: 2
Views: 10608

Re: Clyde Shamrock

I do not know if this helps or hinders but In the Scottish Referee (19 November 1897) there is a Danforth in the Rosebank line-up to play against Clyde Shamrock. However, on that day Clyde Shamrock were also due to play Eastern Hibs in a Glasgow Juvenile Cup tie. So perhaps Clyde Shamrock had two te...
by bluedragon
Thu Oct 10, 2019 12:55 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Cup Winners Medals
Replies: 3
Views: 14137

Re: Cup Winners Medals

With help from many, many others we think DOUGIE ARNOTT maybe the player who got the nearest to achieving the treble of Amateur, Junior and Senior Scottish Cup winners’ medals in that he played in finals of all three competitions and was a winner in one. 1984/85 Scottish Amateur Cup finalists Mother...
by bluedragon
Wed Oct 09, 2019 9:29 am
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Cup Winners Medals
Replies: 3
Views: 14137

Re: Cup Winners Medals

Ronnie Tracey 1978/79 Scottish Amateur Cup winners Crosshouse Waverley 1982/83 Scottish Junior Cup winners East Kilbride Thistle That is a very interesting question that occurred to us when we were researching Junior internationalists and trying to find a player capped at all three levels (amateur, ...