Partick Thistle Reserves Season 1879-80
PTFC Kit 1879-80
1879-80 (Reserves)
The fifth season of Partick Thistle F.C.
1. Sat-06-Sep-1879 [a] W8-2 Ardayre (Friendly)
GEP 8/9/1879. Line-up and scorers as yet unsourced.
2. Sat-13-Sep-1879 [h] W5-0 Greenbank Rutherglen (Friendly)
NBDM 15/9/1879. Line-up and scorers as yet unsourced.
Played on the ground of the former, Overnewton Park, Sandyford and after a very pleasant game of an hour’s duration resulted in favour of the Thistle by five goals to none.
3. Sat-27-Sep-1879 [h] W4-2 Newhall (Friendly)
GEP 29/9/1879. Line-up and scorers as yet unsourced.
Thistle won by four goals to two.
4. Sat-04-Oct-1879 [h] W3-0 Crescent (Friendly)
NBDM and GT 6/10/1879. Line-up and scorers as yet unsourced. 2 x 30 mins played. Port Glasgow club.
For the Thistle Brown (capt) (back) and Cochrane (half-back) kicked with great precision.
5. Sat-11-Oct-1879 [h] W3-0 Partick Raglan (Friendly)
NBDM 13/10/1879. Line-up and scorers as yet unsourced.
Played on Overnewton Park, Sandyford, and resulted in favour of the Thistle by three goals to none.
6. Sat-18-Oct-1879 [a] D0-0 Hayburn (Friendly)
NBDM 20/10/1879. Line-up as yet unsourced.
In the first half play was even, both goals being frequently in danger. After half-time Hayburn began to assert their superiority, their passing being too much for the hard kicking and heavy Thistle. Play was largely in Hayburn’s favour.
7. Sat-25-Oct-1879 [a] W3-0 Woodburn (Friendly)
GEP 27/10/1879. Line-up and scorers as yet unsourced. 2 x 30 mins played.
2nd Partick Thistle beat Woodburn by three goals to none.
8. Sat-01-Nov-1879 [a] D1-1 Fullerton (Friendly)
NBDM 3/11/1879. Line-up and scorer as yet unsourced.
Partick Thistle (Scratch) v Fullerton (Tollcross). Played at Tollcross and after a one-sided game resulted in a draw, one goal each. The Partick Thistle goalkeeper only handled the ball once in the whole match.
9. Sat-08-Nov-1879 [a] L0-1 Carrick (Friendly)
NBDM 10/11/1879. Line-up as yet unsourced. 2 x 30 mins played. Firhill was the name of their park! Bizarrely, the same paper carries a second report with a 0-0 scoreline. 1-0 Carrick is re-affirmed in the GH 10/11/1879.
Played at Kelvinside and resulted in a win for the Carrick by one goal (D. Ramsay) to none.
10. Sat-22-Nov-1879 [a] W4-0 West End (Friendly)
GEP 24/11/1879. Line-up and scorers as yet unsourced. 2 x 30 mins were played. Port Glasgow club.
11. Sat-13-Dec-1879 [h] W4-0 Carron (Friendly)
GEP 15/12/1879. Line-up and scorers as yet unsourced. 2 x 25 mins were played.
Partick Thistle beat Carron by four goals to none.
12. Sat-03-Jan-1880 [h] W7-0 West End (Friendly)
GEP 3/1/1880 and NBDM 5/1/1880. Line-up and scorers as yet unsourced. 75 mins were played. Port Glasgow club.
13. Sat-10-Jan-1880 [h] W2-0 Woodburn (Friendly)
NBDM 12/1/1880. line-up and scorers as yet unsourced.
Played on the ground of the former, Overnewton Park, Sandyford, and resulted in favour of the Thistle by two goals to none.
14. Sat-24-Jan-1880 [a] L0-3 St Mirren (Friendly)
PDE 26/1/1880. Line-up as yet unsourced.
After a very fast and well contested game resulted in a victory for the St Mirren by three goals to nothing.
15. Sat-31-Jan-1880 [a] W3-0 Carron (Friendly)
NBDM 2/2/1880. Line-up and scorers as yet unsourced.
Resulted in Favour of the Thistle by three goals to none.
16. Sat-21-Feb-1880 [a] W3-0 West End (Friendly)
NBDM 23/2/1880. Line-up and scorers as yet unsourced. Port Glasgow club.
Resulted in the Thistle winning by three goals to none.
17. Sat-28-Feb-1880 [h] W3-0 Ardayre (Friendly)
NBDM 1/3/1880. Line-up and scorers as yet unsourced.
Resulted in favour of the Thistle by three goals to none.
18. Sat-20-Mar-1880 [a] D1-1 Renfrew Ramblers (Friendly)
PDE 22/3/1880. Line-up and scorer as yet unsourced.
Renfrew Ramblers v 2nd PT. Played at Renfrew and resulted in a draw, one goal each.
19. Sat-01-May-1880 [a] L0-3 Hayburn (Friendly)
NBDM 3/5/1880. Line-up as yet unsourced.
Played at Inchview Park and after a fast game resulted in a decisive victory for the Hayburn by three goals to none.
1879-80 Reserves summary notes

P19 W13 D3 L3 (2.211 ppg)

Historical PT Reserves average: 1.462 ppg (@ 22-Aug-2023)
  • The points-per-game measurements (ppg) above are calculated on the same principle as the first-team's all games category, and are based on 1 point for a draw and 3 points for a win across all eras.

see also:
1879-80 (first-team) →






PTFC Kit 1879-80

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