Joe McGeachy
Joe McGeachy
Joe McGeachy
● Joe McGeachy, 1950 (EBY)

born in Scotland

Joseph McGeachy was born on Wednesday, 21st April, 1920, in Glasgow.

The forward signed for Donald Turner's Thistle on Thursday, 21st September, 1944, having most recently been with Dennistoun Waverley.

Aged 24, he made his debut appearance on Saturday, 30th September, 1944, in a 4-3 win away to Hamilton Academical in the Southern League.

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

He scored the last of his 12 goals on Saturday, 27th October, 1945, in a 5-3 win at home to Kilmarnock in the Southern League.

He played his last game for the club on Saturday, 29th March, 1947, in a 4-2 friendly win away to Dumbarton, having appeared as a Jag on 72 occasions.

His club-list included Dennistoun Waverley, Partick Thistle, Third Lanark, Leyton Orient, Hereford United, Workington and Alloa Athletic.

Joe died on Monday, 24th June, 1985, in Glasgow, aged 65.

compiled from our All Games criteria.
Age Goal(s) Match
24y, 5m, 9d goal.png 30.09.1944 Hamilton Academical [a] W4-3 (Southern League - game 7)
24y, 6m, 28d goal.png 18.11.1944 Falkirk [h] L1-2 (Southern League - game 14)
24y, 7m, 25d goal.png 16.12.1944 Albion Rovers [h] W4-1 (Southern League - game 18)
24y, 8m, 9d goal.png 30.12.1944 Morton [h] W3-2 (Southern League - game 20)
24y, 10m, 3d goal.png 24.02.1945 Falkirk [a] L1-2 (Southern League Cup Section B - game 1)
24y, 11m, 10d goal.png 31.03.1945 Celtic [a] W2-1 (Southern League Cup Section B - game 6)
25y, 0m, 0d goal.png 21.04.1945 St Mirren [a] W2-1 (Southern League - game 29)
25y, 0m, 7d goal.png 28.04.1945 Hibernian [h] W5-1 (Southern League - game 30)
25y, 1m, 5d goal.png 26.05.1945 Dumbarton [h] D4-4 (Summer Cup 1st Round, 1st leg)
25y, 4m, 11d goal.png 01.09.1945 Morton [h] D2-2 (Southern League, Division A - game 4)
25y, 5m, 29d goal.png 20.10.1945 Third Lanark [h] W6-2 (Southern League, Division A - game 11)
25y, 6m, 6d goal.png 27.10.1945 Kilmarnock [h] W5-3 (Southern League, Division A - game 12)

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