John McNaught
John McNaught
John McNaught
● John McNaught, 1988 (OAP)

born in Scotland

John McNaught was born on Friday, 19th June, 1964, in Glasgow.

The 5' 11 (11st 12lbs) midfielder signed for Billy Lamont's Thistle in December, 1987, having most recently been with Chelsea.

Aged 23, he made his debut appearance on Saturday, 19th December, 1987, in a 3-1 defeat at home to Dumbarton in the SFL First Division.

John scored his first goal for Thistle on Friday, 1st January, 1988, in a 2-1 win away to Clyde in the SFL First Division.

He scored the last of his 5 goals on Saturday, 26th March, 1988, in a 1-0 win at home to Clyde in the SFL First Division.

That turned out to be his last game for the club, having appeared as a Jag on 14 occasions.

His club-list included Hamilton Academical, Chelsea, Partick Thistle and Blantyre Victoria.

John died on Saturday, 7th June, 1997, aged 32.

compiled from our All Games criteria.
Age Goal(s) Match
23y, 6m, 13d goal.png 01.01.1988 Clyde [a] W2-1 (SFL First Division - game 28)
23y, 7m, 15d goal.png 03.02.1988 Forfar Athletic [a] D1-1 (Scottish Cup 3rd Round)
23y, 8m, 4d goal.png 23.02.1988 Clydebank [h] W4-1 (Scottish Cup 4th Round replay)
23y, 9m, 3d goal.png 22.03.1988 Dumbarton [a] W2-1 (SFL First Division - game 37)
23y, 9m, 7d goal.png 26.03.1988 Clyde [h] W1-0 (SFL First Division - game 38)


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