John McMenemy
John McMenemy
John McMenemy
● John McMenemy (WSC)

born in Scotland

John McMenemin (officialy adapted to McMenemy by the time of his death) was born on Wednesday, 25th April, 1906, in Rutherglen, South Lanarkshire.

The 5' 6 (10st 6lbs) forward signed for Donald Turner's Thistle on Thursday, 3rd September, 1936, having most recently been with Motherwell.

Aged 30, he made his debut appearance on Saturday, 5th September, 1936, in a 2-0 defeat at home to Aberdeen in the SFL First Division.

John scored his first goal for Thistle on Tuesday, 8th September, 1936, in a 5-1 win at home to Queen's Park in the SFL First Division.

He scored the last of his 6 goals on Saturday, 21st August, 1937, in a 3-0 win at home to Kilmarnock in the SFL First Division.

He played his last game for the club on Wednesday, 29th September, 1937, in a 5-0 defeat away to Third Lanark in the Glasgow Cup, having appeared as a Jag on 43 occasions.

His club-list included St Anthony's, St Roch's, Celtic, Motherwell, Partick Thistle and St Mirren.

John died on Saturday, 5th February, 1983, in Glasgow, aged 76.

compiled from our All Games criteria.
Age Goal(s) Match
28y, 6m, 30d goal.png 08.09.1936 Queen's Park [h] W5-1 (SFL First Division - game 7)
28y, 9m, 26d goal.pnggoal.png 05.12.1936 St Mirren [a] W3-1 (SFL First Division - game 19)
29y, 0m, 22d goal.png 03.03.1937 Morton [h] L1-2 (Scottish Cup 3rd Round replay)
29y, 2m, 17d goal.png 26.04.1937 Plymouth Argyle [a] W1-0 (Friendly)
29y, 6m, 12d goal.png 21.08.1937 Kilmarnock [h] W3-0 (SFL First Division - game 2)

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