Alex McDonald
Alex McDonald
Alex McDonald
● Alex McDonald (EY)

born in Scotland

Alexander McDonald was born on Friday, 12th April, 1878, in Greenock, Renfrewshire.

The 5' 10 (11st 2lbs) forward signed for Thistle on Tuesday, 11th May, 1897, having most recently been with Linfield.

Aged 19, he made his only known appearance on Wednesday, 8th September, 1897, in a 1-0 friendly defeat at home to Celtic.

There were no goals for Alex in his only known appearance for Thistle.

His club-list included Britannia's, Linfield, Partick Thistle, Jarrow, Everton, Southampton, West Ham United, Portsmouth, Wellingborough, Luton Town and Croydon Common.

Alex died on Sunday, 23rd October, 1949, in Greenock, Renfrewshire, aged 71.


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