J. Howden
J. Howden
A. Player

probably born in Scotland

J. Howden (forename unknown) was probably born in Scotland, although his place and date of birth remain unknown to us. *

The goalkeeper joined George Easton's Thistle as a guest in May, 1905, having most recently been with Renfrew Victoria.

He made his debut appearance on Thursday, 11th May, 1905, in a 0-0 draw away to Clyde in a Benefit match.

In doing so, Howden joined the goalies' clean-sheet debutant's club.

He made his second and final appearance on Thursday, 15th November, 1906, in a 2-2 draw at home to Celtic, again in a Benefit match.

His club-list included Renfrew Victoria and Partick Thistle.

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

* If you can help us to improve any of these marked points on The Thistle Archive, then please do get in touch →

compiled from our All Games criteria.
# Clean-Sheet Match
1 clean-sheet 11.05.1905 Clyde [a] D0-0 (Andrew Johnstone Benefit)
J. Howden's clean-sheet ratio
1/2 ← success rate → 50%
Thistle's clean-sheet ratio
1581/6784 ← success rate → 23.3%
@ 21-Jul-2024

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