Jackie Johnson

Jackie Johnson
Jackie Johnson
● Jackie Johnson

born in England

John Johnson was born on Sunday, 11th December, 1921, in Hazel Grove, Greater Manchester.

The forward temporarily transferred to Donald Turner's Thistle in September, 1944, from his parent club, Stockport County.

Aged 22, he made his debut appearance on Saturday, 9th September, 1944, in a 4-2 win at home to Clyde in the Southern League.

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

He scored the last of his 13 goals on Saturday, 30th June, 1945, in a 2-0 neutral-venue win against Hibernian in the Summer Cup.

That turned out to be his last game for the club, having appeared as a Jag on 33 occasions.

His club-list included Stockport County, Partick Thistle, Millwall, Tonbridge and Margate.

Jackie died in October, 2003, in Kent, aged 81. *

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compiled from our All Games criteria.
Age Goal(s) Match
22y, 8m, 29d goal.png 09.09.1944 Clyde [h] W4-2 (Southern League - game 4)
22y, 9m, 19d goal.pnggoal.png 30.09.1944 Hamilton Academical [a] W4-3 (Southern League - game 7)
22y, 10m, 24d goal.png 04.11.1944 Airdrieonians [a] W3-0 (Southern League - game 12)
23y, 0m, 5d goal.png 16.12.1944 Albion Rovers [h] W4-1 (Southern League - game 18)
23y, 0m, 12d goal.png 23.12.1944 Heart of Midlothian [a] D3-3 (Southern League - game 19)
23y, 3m, 20d goal.png 31.03.1945 Celtic [a] W2-1 (Southern League Cup Section B - game 6)
23y, 4m, 17d goal.png 28.04.1945 Hibernian [h] W5-1 (Southern League - game 30)
23y, 5m, 22d goal.pnggoal.png 02.06.1945 Dumbarton [a] W2-1 (Summer Cup 1st Round, 2nd leg) agg: W6-5
23y, 6m, 12d goal.png 23.06.1945 Morton [n] W1-0 (Summer Cup Semi Final)
23y, 6m, 19d goal.pnggoal.png 30.06.1945 Hibernian [n] W2-0 (Summer Cup Final)


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