Jacky Robertson
Jacky Robertson
A. Player

probably born in Scotland

John Robertson was probably born in the 1860s or early 1870s, and is most likely to be Scottish. *

The midfielder signed for Thistle in August, 1892, having most recently been with Minerva.

He made his first known appearance on Saturday, 6th August, 1892, in a 5-2 friendly win at home to Celtic.

Jacky scored his first goal for Thistle on Saturday, 22nd October, 1892, in a 3-3 draw away to Motherwell in the Scottish Cup, netting a brace on the day.

He scored the last of his 4 known goals on Saturday, 28th April, 1894, in a 3-1 friendly defeat at home to Battlefield.

He played his last known game for the club on Saturday, 20th February, 1897, in a 6-2 win at home to Motherwell in the SFL Second Division, having appeared for the Thistle on at least 52 occasions.

His club-list included Minerva and Partick Thistle.

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

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compiled from our All Games criteria.
Goal(s) Match
goal.pnggoal.png 22.10.1892 Motherwell [a] D3-3 (Scottish Cup 3rd Preliminary Round replay) both sides progressed
goal.png 28.10.1893 Linthouse [h] W7-2 (Friendly)
goal.png 28.04.1894 Battlefield [h] L1-3 (Friendly)

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