Fred MacLachlan
Fred MacLachlan
Fred MacLachlan
● Fred MacLachlan, 1923 (PIN)

born in Scotland

Fred MacLachlan was born on Monday, 21st August, 1899, in Kirkcudbright, Kirkcudbrightshire.

The 5' 9 (11st 8lbs) defender signed for George Easton's Thistle (after a trial period) on Saturday, 6th September, 1919, having most recently been with Harold Johnson Motor Works.

Aged 19, he made his debut appearance on Saturday, 10th May, 1919, in a 2-1 friendly defeat away to Bathgate.

Fred scored his only goal for Thistle on Saturday, 25th October, 1919, in a 3-2 win at home to Clydebank FC in the Scottish Football League.

He played his last game for the club on Wednesday, 27th April, 1921, in a 2-0 defeat away to Hibernian in the Scottish Football League, having appeared as a Jag on 18 occasions.

His club-list included St Cuthbert Wanderers, King's Own Scottish Borderers, Austin Motor Works, Harold Johnson Motor Works, Partick Thistle, Queen of the South, Dalbeattie Star, Aberdeen, Maidstone United, Coventry City, Grimsby Town, Bury and Halifax Town.

We don't know where or when Fred died. *

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compiled from our All Games criteria.
Age Goal(s) Match
20y, 2m, 4d goal.png 25.10.1919 Clydebank FC [h] W3-2 (SFL - game 12)

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