Joe Craig
Joe Craig
Joe Craig
● Joe Craig, 1977 (SHO)

born in Scotland

Joseph Hislop Craig was born on Friday, 14th May, 1954, in Bridge of Allan, Stirlingshire.

The 5' 8 (10st 10lbs) forward signed for Davie McParland's Thistle circa Monday, 28th February, 1972, having most recently been with Sauchie.

Aged 18, he made his debut appearance on Saturday, 5th August, 1972, in a 2-0 friendly defeat away to Southampton.

Joe scored his first goal for Thistle on Saturday, 21st October, 1972, in a 3-1 defeat at home to Hibernian in the SFL First Division.

He scored the last of his 70 goals on Wednesday, 1st September, 1976, in a 2-0 win at home to Motherwell in the League Cup.

He played his last game for the club on Monday, 8th November, 1976, in a 1-0 defeat at home to Orient in the Anglo-Scottish Cup, having clocked up 182 appearances as a Jag.

Joe's club-list included Sauchie, Partick Thistle, Celtic, Blackburn Rovers and Hamilton Academical.

compiled from our All Games criteria.
Age Goal(s) Match
18y, 5m, 7d goal.png 21.10.1972 Hibernian [h] L1-3 (SFL First Division - game 8)
18y, 6m, 18d goal.png 02.12.1972 Kilmarnock [a] W3-2 (SFL First Division - game 14)
18y, 7m, 2d goal.png 16.12.1972 Dundee [a] L1-4 (SFL First Division - game 16)
18y, 7m, 16d goal.png 30.12.1972 Dumbarton [a] L2-4 (SFL First Division - game 18)
18y, 7m, 30d goal.png 13.01.1973 Airdrieonians [h] W2-0 (SFL First Division - game 21)
18y, 8m, 6d goal.png 20.01.1973 Falkirk [a] W3-0 (SFL First Division - game 22)
18y, 9m, 14d goal.png 28.02.1973 Dumbarton [h] W3-1 (Scottish Cup 4th Round replay)
18y, 11m, 14d goal.pnggoal.png 28.04.1973 St Johnstone [a] W3-1 (SFL First Division - game 34)
18y, 11m, 17d goal.png 01.05.1973 St Pauli [a] W1-0 (Friendly)
18y, 11m, 23d goal.pnggoal.png 07.05.1973 Aalborg Boldspilklub [a] W4-1 (Friendly)
18y, 11m, 25d goal.png 09.05.1973 Hvidovre [a] D1-1 (Friendly)
19y, 5m, 20d goal.png 03.11.1973 Ayr United [h] W3-0 (SFL First Division - game 10)
19y, 7m, 8d goal.png 22.12.1973 Heart of Midlothian [h] L1-3 (SFL First Division - game 14)
19y, 8m, 13d goal.pnggoal.png 27.01.1974 Ferranti Thistle [h] W6-1 (Scottish Cup 3rd Round)
19y, 9m, 5d goal.png 19.02.1974 Heart of Midlothian [h] L1-4 (Scottish Cup 4th Round replay)
19y, 10m, 16d goal.pnggoal.png 30.03.1974 Arbroath [a] W3-0 (SFL First Division - game 27)
19y, 10m, 25d goal.png 08.04.1974 Aberdeen [h] W2-0 (SFL First Division - game 29)
19y, 11m, 6d goal.png 20.04.1974 Falkirk [h] D2-2 (SFL First Division - game 31)
19y, 11m, 15d goal.png 29.04.1974 Dundee United [h] W2-1 (SFL First Division - game 34)
20y, 2m, 20d goal.png 03.08.1974 Aalborg Boldspilklub [h] W4-3 (Friendly)
20y, 3m, 17d goal.png 31.08.1974 Dunfermline Athletic [h] W3-0 (SFL First Division - game 1)
20y, 3m, 24d goal.png 07.09.1974 Rangers [a] L2-3 (SFL First Division - game 2)
20y, 4m, 0d goal.png 14.09.1974 Hibernian [h] L1-5 (SFL First Division - game 3)
20y, 4m, 21d goal.png 05.10.1974 Ayr United [a] L2-5 (SFL First Division - game 6)
20y, 6m, 23d goal.png 07.12.1974 Motherwell [h] W2-1 (SFL First Division - game 15)
20y, 7m, 0d goal.pnggoal.png 14.12.1974 St Johnstone [a] W3-1 (SFL First Division - game 16)
20y, 7m, 21d goal.pnggoal.png 04.01.1975 Hibernian [a] D2-2 (SFL First Division - game 20)
20y, 8m, 18d goal.png 01.02.1975 Ayr United [h] D2-2 (SFL First Division - game 23)
20y, 8m, 25d goal.png 08.02.1975 Dumbarton [a] W1-0 (SFL First Division - game 24)
20y, 9m, 15d goal.png 01.03.1975 Celtic [a] L2-3 (SFL First Division - game 26)
20y, 9m, 22d goal.png 08.03.1975 Kilmarnock [a] D1-1 (SFL First Division - game 27)
20y, 10m, 8d goal.png 22.03.1975 Dundee United [a] L1-2 (SFL First Division - game 29)
20y, 10m, 15d goal.png 29.03.1975 Airdrieonians [h] L1-3 (SFL First Division - game 30)
21y, 2m, 16d goal.pnggoal.png 30.07.1975 Ross County [a] W4-0 (Friendly)
21y, 2m, 18d goal.png 01.08.1975 Caledonian [a] W5-1 (Friendly)
21y, 2m, 26d goal.pnggoal.png 09.08.1975 Kilmarnock [a] W3-1 (League Cup Section 4 - game 1)
21y, 2m, 30d goal.pnggoal.png 13.08.1975 Dundee United [h] W3-1 (League Cup Section 4 - game 2)
21y, 3m, 2d goal.png 16.08.1975 St Johnstone [a] W4-2 (League Cup Section 4 - game 3)
21y, 3m, 6d goal.png 20.08.1975 Dundee United [a] W2-1 (League Cup Section 4 - game 4)
21y, 3m, 13d goal.png 27.08.1975 Kilmarnock [h] W2-1 (League Cup Section 4 - game 6)
21y, 4m, 6d goal.pnggoal.png 20.09.1975 Dumbarton [a] W3-2 (SFL First Division - game 4)
21y, 6m, 1d goal.png 15.11.1975 East Fife [h] W5-0 (SFL First Division - game 12)
21y, 6m, 15d goal.png 29.11.1975 Queen of the South [a] D1-1 (SFL First Division - game 14)
21y, 6m, 22d goal.png 06.12.1975 Hamilton Academical [h] W2-0 (SFL First Division - game 15)
21y, 7m, 6d goal.pnggoal.pnggoal.png 20.12.1975 Airdrieonians [a] W4-2 (SFL First Division - game 17)
21y, 7m, 13d goal.png 27.12.1975 Arbroath [h] W2-0 (SFL First Division - game 18)
21y, 7m, 18d goal.png 01.01.1976 Clyde [a] W2-1 (SFL First Division - game 19)
21y, 7m, 20d goal.png 03.01.1976 Kilmarnock [h] W2-0 (SFL First Division - game 20)
21y, 8m, 10d goal.png 24.01.1976 Albion Rovers [a] W2-1 (Scottish Cup 3rd Round)
21y, 9m, 7d goal.pnggoal.png 21.02.1976 Dunfermline Athletic [a] W3-0 (SFL First Division - game 25)
21y, 9m, 14d goal.png 28.02.1976 Montrose [h] W4-1 (SFL First Division - game 26)
21y, 9m, 21d goal.png 06.03.1976 Forfar Athletic [a] W1-0 (Spring Cup Section 3 - game 1)
21y, 11m, 10d goal.png 24.04.1976 Kilmarnock [h] D2-2 (Friendly)
22y, 2m, 28d goal.png 11.08.1976 Raith Rovers [h] W3-1 (Anglo-Scottish Cup Preliminary Round, 2nd leg) agg: W5-2
22y, 3m, 0d goal.png 14.08.1976 Motherwell [a] D1-1 (League Cup Section 1 - game 1)
22y, 3m, 11d goal.png 25.08.1976 Heart of Midlothian [a] D3-3 (League Cup Section 1 - game 4)
22y, 3m, 18d goal.png 01.09.1976 Motherwell [h] W2-0 (League Cup Section 1 - game 6)

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