Joe Carson
Joe Carson
Joe Carson
● Joe Carson, 1984 (PIN)

born in Scotland

Joseph Carson was born on Tuesday, 24th November, 1953, in Helensburgh, Argyll and Bute.

The 6' 0 (12st 5lbs) defender signed for Benny Rooney's Thistle in July, 1984, having most recently been with Dumbarton.

Aged 30, he made his debut appearance on Wednesday, 1st August, 1984, in a 1-0 friendly win at home to Shrewsbury Town.

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

He scored the last of his 11 goals on Saturday, 2nd May, 1987, in a 1-1 draw away to Brechin City in the SFL First Division.

That turned out to be his last game for the club, having clocked up 112 appearances as a Jag.

Joe's club-list included Vale of Leven, Dundee, Arbroath, Motherwell, Dumbarton, Partick Thistle and Stranraer.

compiled from our All Games criteria.
Age Goal(s) Match
30y, 8m, 8d goal.png 01.08.1984 Shrewsbury Town [h] W1-0 (Friendly)
31y, 0m, 0d goal.png 24.11.1984 St Johnstone [h] L3-7 (SFL First Division - game 16)
31y, 1m, 26d goal.pnggoal.png 19.01.1985 Brechin City [a] W4-0 (SFL First Division - game 24)
31y, 4m, 13d goal.pnggoal.png 06.04.1985 Ayr United [h] W3-2 (SFL First Division - game 33)
32y, 9m, 20d goal.png 13.09.1986 Morton [h] L2-5 (SFL First Division - game 7)
32y, 10m, 24d goal.png 18.10.1986 Montrose [h] W5-0 (SFL First Division - game 15)
32y, 11m, 22d goal.png 15.11.1986 East Fife [h] D3-3 (SFL First Division - game 20)
33y, 2m, 10d goal.png 03.02.1987 Motherwell [a] L1-3 (Scottish Cup 3rd Round)
33y, 5m, 8d goal.png 02.05.1987 Brechin City [a] D1-1 (SFL First Division - game 43)


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