John Connelly
John Connelly
John Connelly
● John Connelly, 1987 (HA)

probably born in Scotland

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

The forward signed for Derek Johnstone's Thistle on Tuesday, 30th December, 1986, having most recently been with Glasgow Perthshire.

He made his debut appearance on Saturday, 24th January, 1987, in a 1-1 draw away to East Fife in the SFL First Division.

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

He played his last game for the club on Tuesday, 10th March, 1987, in a 1-0 defeat at home to Celtic in the Glasgow Cup, having appeared as a Jag on 6 occasions.

His club-list included Glasgow Perthshire, Partick Thistle and Petershill.

John died in Spring, 1988. *

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compiled from our All Games criteria.
Goal(s) Match
goal.png 24.01.1987 East Fife [a] D1-1 (SFL First Division - game 27)


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