Jim Gray

Jim Gray
Jim Gray
● Jim Gray, 1965 (SP)

probably born in Scotland

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

The 5' 10 (11st 5lbs) goalkeeper signed for Willie Thornton's Thistle on Tuesday, 20th September, 1960, having most recently been with Arthurlie.

He made his debut appearance on Saturday, 25th March, 1961, in a 3-2 win away to Airdrieonians in the SFL First Division.

Jim kept his first clean-sheet on Saturday, 7th October, 1961, in a 1-0 win at home to Dunfermline Athletic in the SFL First Division.

He registered the last of his 14 clean-sheets on Saturday, 30th April, 1966, in a 3-0 win at home to Falkirk in the SFL First Division.

Fittingly, that was actually the last of his 70 games for the club.

His club-list included Arthurlie, Partick Thistle and Raith Rovers.

Jim died in September, 2002, in South Africa. *

* 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 07.10.1961 Dunfermline Athletic [h] W1-0 (SFL First Division - game 6)
2 clean-sheet 25.11.1961 Stirling Albion [h] W2-0 (SFL First Division - game 13)
3 clean-sheet 16.12.1961 St Johnstone [h] W3-0 (SFL First Division - game 15)
4 clean-sheet 30.12.1961 Airdrieonians [h] W1-0 (SFL First Division - game 17)
5 clean-sheet 01.01.1962 Third Lanark [h] W2-0 (SFL First Division - game 18)
6 clean-sheet 06.01.1962 Motherwell [h] W1-0 (SFL First Division - game 19)
7 clean-sheet 30.01.1965 Kilmarnock [h] W1-0 (SFL First Division - game 23)
8 clean-sheet 13.02.1965 Third Lanark [a] W3-0 (SFL First Division - game 24)
9 clean-sheet 27.02.1965 Motherwell [a] W2-0 (SFL First Division - game 25)
10 clean-sheet 03.04.1965 Airdrieonians [a] W5-0 (SFL First Division - game 30)
11 clean-sheet 19.04.1965 Dundee United [h] D0-0 (SFL First Division - game 33)
12 clean-sheet 29.01.1966 Morton [a] D0-0 (SFL First Division - game 19)
13 clean-sheet 28.04.1966 Hamilton Academical [h] W1-0 (SFL First Division - game 33)
14 clean-sheet 30.04.1966 Falkirk [h] W3-0 (SFL First Division - game 34)
Jim Gray's clean-sheet ratio
14/70 ← success rate → 20.0%
Thistle's clean-sheet ratio
1545/6656 ← success rate → 23.2%
@ 25-Jun-2022


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