John McLellan
John McLellan
A. Player

born in Scotland

John Robb McLellan was born on Wednesday, 5th March, 1890, in Glasgow.

The 5' 10 midfielder signed for George Easton's Thistle in August, 1910.

Aged 20, he made his debut appearance on Wednesday, 24th August, 1910, in a 4-1 win at home to Glasgow & District Police in a Benefit match.

John scored his only goal for Thistle on Saturday, 15th April, 1911, in a 6-1 friendly win at home to East Stirlingshire.

He played his last game for the club on Saturday, 20th April, 1912, in a 1-0 win at home to Motherwell in the SFL First Division, having appeared as a Jag on 8 occasions.

His club-list included Partick Thistle and Abercorn.

John died on Monday, 3rd February, 1919, at Flanders, aged 28.

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compiled from our All Games criteria.
Age Goal(s) Match
21y, 1m, 10d goal.png 15.04.1911 East Stirlingshire [h] W6-1 (Friendly)


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