Eric Paton
Eric Paton
Eric Paton
● Eric Paton (QOS)

born in Scotland

Eric John Paton was born on Tuesday, 1st August, 1978, in Glasgow.

The 5' 9 (11st 11lbs) defender signed for John Lambie's Thistle on Monday, 5th July, 1999, having most recently been with Hibernian.

Aged 20, he made his debut appearance on Saturday, 17th July, 1999, in a 2-0 defeat away to Livingston in the Motorola Cup .

Eric scored his only goal for Thistle on Monday, 3rd January, 2000, in a 2-2 draw at home to Hamilton Academical in the SFL Second Division.

He played his last game for the club on Saturday, 22nd April, 2000, in a 2-0 defeat away to Stenhousemuir in the SFL Second Division, having appeared as a Jag on 34 occasions.

Eric's club-list included Hibernian, Stenhousemuir, Partick Thistle, Clydebank, Queen of the South and Dundee.

compiled from our All Games criteria.
Age Goal(s) Match
21y, 5m, 2d goal.png 03.01.2000 Hamilton Academical [h] D2-2 (SFL Second Division - game 20)


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