Brian Gallagher
Brian Gallagher
Brian Gallagher
● Brian Gallagher, 1966 (HA)

born in Scotland

Brian Gallagher was born on Tuesday, 18th December, 1945, in Scotland, although we don't know his place of birth. *

The 5' 8 (9st 4lbs) forward signed for Willie Thornton's Thistle on Monday, 10th August, 1964, having most recently been with Drumchapel Amateurs.

Aged 18, he made his debut appearance on Saturday, 24th October, 1964, in a 2-1 defeat at home to Motherwell in the SFL First Division.

That day, Brian became a member of our scoring debutant's club.

He scored the last of his 12 goals on Wednesday, 28th February, 1968, in a 3-0 win at home to Raith Rovers in the SFL First Division.

He played his last game for the club on Saturday, 31st August, 1968, in a 6-1 defeat at home to Celtic in the League Cup, having appeared as a Jag on 61 occasions.

Brian's club-list included Drumchapel Amateurs, Partick Thistle, Morton, Dumbarton, Beith Juniors, Vale of Leven and Duntocher Hibernian.

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compiled from our All Games criteria.
Age Goal(s) Match
18y, 10m, 6d goal.png 24.10.1964 Motherwell [h] L1-2 (SFL First Division - game 9)
20y, 4m, 10d goal.png 28.04.1966 Hamilton Academical [h] W1-0 (SFL First Division - game 33)
20y, 4m, 12d goal.pnggoal.png 30.04.1966 Falkirk [h] W3-0 (SFL First Division - game 34)
20y, 7m, 18d goal.png 05.08.1966 Airdrieonians [a] L2-5 (Jimmy Welsh Testimonial)
20y, 8m, 13d goal.png 31.08.1966 Dunfermline Athletic [a] L2-3 (League Cup Section 3 - game 5)
21y, 0m, 20d goal.png 07.01.1967 Hibernian [h] L1-4 (SFL First Division - game 18)
21y, 1m, 3d goal.pnggoal.png 21.01.1967 St Johnstone [h] W3-0 (SFL First Division - game 20)
22y, 1m, 2d goal.png 20.01.1968 Stirling Albion [a] L1-2 (SFL First Division - game 22)
22y, 2m, 5d goal.png 23.02.1968 Clyde [h] W3-2 (Scottish Cup 2nd Round)
22y, 2m, 10d goal.png 28.02.1968 Raith Rovers [h] W3-0 (SFL First Division - game 25)

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