James Brydson
James Brydson
A. Player

probably born in Scotland

James Brydson was probably born in Scotland, although his place and date of birth remain unknown to us. *

The forward signed for Thistle in 1898.

He made his first known appearance on Wednesday, 4th May, 1898, in a 6-1 win at home to Rugby Rovers in a Benefit match.

That day, James achieved the rare feat of scoring a hat-trick on his debut!

He scored the last of his 4 known goals on Wednesday, 9th May, 1900, in a 2-1 win at home to Morton in the Western League.

He played his last known game for the club on Tuesday, 15th May, 1900, in a 3-2 friendly win at home to Galston, having appeared for the Thistle on at least 7 occasions.

His club-list included Partick Thistle, 6th GRV, Preston North End and Hamilton Academical.

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

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compiled from our All Games criteria.
Goal(s) Match
goal.pnggoal.pnggoal.png 04.05.1898 Rugby Rovers [h] W6-1 (Partick Jubilee Nurse Fund Benefit)
goal.png 09.05.1900 Morton [h] W2-1 (Western League - game 10)


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