John Lyon
John Lyon
John Lyon
● John Lyon, 1907 (HA)

probably born in Scotland

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

The 5' 10 defender signed for George Easton's Thistle in August, 1905, having most recently been with Clydebank Juniors.

He made his debut appearance on Tuesday, 22nd August, 1905, in a 1-0 win at home to Port Glasgow Athletic in a Benefit match.

John scored his only goal for Thistle on Saturday, 3rd November, 1906, in a 3-2 defeat away to Queen's Park in the SFL First Division.

He played his last game for the club on Saturday, 4th April, 1908, in a 6-0 defeat at home to Aberdeen in the SFL First Division, having appeared as a Jag on 83 occasions.

His club-list included Irvine Meadow XI, Clydebank Juniors, Partick Thistle and Distillery.

We don't know where or when John died. *

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compiled from our All Games criteria.
Goal(s) Match
goal.png 03.11.1906 Queen's Park [a] L2-3 (SFL First Division - game 13)

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