Alex Donald
Alex Donald
Alex Donald
● Alex Donald (STB)

born in Scotland

Alexander Donald was born on Tuesday, 29th May, 1900, in Kirkintilloch, East Dunbartonshire.

The 5' 9 (11st 7lbs) forward signed for George Easton's Thistle on Wednesday, 14th February, 1923, having most recently been with Kirkintilloch Harp.

Aged 22, he made his debut appearance on Saturday, 17th February, 1923, in a 0-0 draw away to Aberdeen in the SFL First Division.

Alex scored his first two goals for Thistle on Saturday, 22nd March, 1924, in a 5-2 win at home to Dundee in the SFL First Division.

He scored the last of his 3 goals on Saturday, 5th April, 1924, in a 2-1 win away to St Mirren in the SFL First Division.

He played his last game for the club on Saturday, 24th April, 1926, in a 4-1 defeat at home to Heart of Midlothian in the SFL First Division, having appeared as a Jag on 79 occasions.

His club-list included Kirkintilloch Harp, Partick Thistle, Heart of Midlothian, Indiana Flooring, New York Nationals, Chelsea, Bristol Rovers and Dunfermline Athletic.

Alex died in 1949, aged 48 or 49. *

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compiled from our All Games criteria.
Age Goal(s) Match
23y, 9m, 22d goal.pnggoal.png 22.03.1924 Dundee [h] W5-2 (SFL First Division - game 32)
23y, 10m, 7d goal.png 05.04.1924 St Mirren [a] W2-1 (SFL First Division - game 34)

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