Kenny Watson
Kenny Watson
Kenny Watson
● Kenny Watson, c1981 (HA)

born in Scotland

Kenneth George Watson was born on Thursday, 5th January, 1956, in Aberdeen.

The 6' 0 (12st 0lbs) midfielder signed for Bertie Auld's Thistle on Friday, 8th August, 1980, having most recently been with Rangers.

Aged 24, he made his debut appearance on Saturday, 9th August, 1980, in a 3-2 win at home to Heart of Midlothian in the SFL Premier Division.

Kenny scored his first goal for Thistle on Saturday, 30th August, 1980, in a 1-1 draw away to Queen's Park in the League Cup.

He scored the last of his 58 goals on Tuesday, 11th August, 1987, in a 2-2 draw at home to Airdrieonians in the SFL First Division.

He played his last game for the club on Tuesday, 16th August, 1988, in a 2-0 defeat (aet) at home to Dundee United in the League Cup, having clocked up an impressive 320 appearances as a Jag.

Kenny's club-list included Sunnybank, Montrose, Rangers and Partick Thistle.

compiled from our All Games criteria.
Age Goal(s) Match
24y, 7m, 25d goal.png 30.08.1980 Queen's Park [a] D1-1 (League Cup 2nd Round, 2nd leg) agg: W4-2
24y, 8m, 22d goal.png 27.09.1980 Morton [a] W2-1 (SFL Premier Division - game 7)
24y, 11m, 15d goal.png 20.12.1980 Aberdeen [h] D1-1 (SFL Premier Division - game 19)
24y, 11m, 29d goal.png 03.01.1981 Heart of Midlothian [h] W1-0 (SFL Premier Division - game 22)
25y, 0m, 7d goal.png 12.01.1981 Rangers [h] W1-0 (Glasgow Cup Semi Final)
25y, 2m, 23d goal.png 28.03.1981 Morton [h] W3-1 (SFL Premier Division - game 30)
25y, 2m, 27d goal.png 01.04.1981 Aberdeen [a] L1-3 (SFL Premier Division - game 31)
25y, 6m, 22d goal.png 27.07.1981 Brora Rangers [a] W4-2 (Friendly)
25y, 6m, 23d goal.pnggoal.pnggoal.png 28.07.1981 Fort William [a] W11-1 (Friendly)
25y, 9m, 12d goal.png 17.10.1981 Hibernian [h] W1-0 (SFL Premier Division - game 8)
26y, 1m, 15d goal.png 20.02.1982 Celtic [a] D2-2 (SFL Premier Division - game 21)
26y, 3m, 2d goal.png 07.04.1982 Airdrieonians [h] W4-1 (SFL Premier Division - game 27)
26y, 3m, 5d goal.png 10.04.1982 Morton [h] W4-0 (SFL Premier Division - game 28)
26y, 3m, 9d goal.png 14.04.1982 Dundee United [h] L2-3 (SFL Premier Division - game 29)
26y, 7m, 9d goal.png 14.08.1982 East Stirlingshire [a] W4-0 (League Cup Section 7 - game 1)
26y, 7m, 23d goal.pnggoal.png 28.08.1982 East Stirlingshire [h] W4-2 (League Cup Section 7 - game 5)
26y, 8m, 6d goal.png 11.09.1982 Queen's Park [h] L2-3 (SFL First Division - game 2)
26y, 9m, 18d goal.png 23.10.1982 Dumbarton [a] D1-1 (SFL First Division - game 11)
26y, 11m, 22d goal.png 27.12.1982 Queen's Park [a] W4-1 (SFL First Division - game 19)
27y, 1m, 23d goal.png 28.02.1983 Clyde [a] W6-0 (Scottish Cup 4th Round replay)
27y, 2m, 0d goal.png 05.03.1983 Dunfermline Athletic [a] W3-0 (SFL First Division - game 27)
27y, 2m, 10d goal.png 15.03.1983 Alloa Athletic [h] L1-2 (SFL First Division - game 28)
27y, 2m, 21d goal.png 26.03.1983 Ayr United [h] W3-1 (SFL First Division - game 31)
27y, 3m, 11d goal.png 16.04.1983 Falkirk [h] W4-2 (SFL First Division - game 35)
27y, 7m, 8d goal.png 13.08.1983 Hawick Royal Albert [a] W8-0 (Friendly)
27y, 7m, 15d goal.pnggoal.png 20.08.1983 Clyde [a] W2-1 (SFL First Division - game 1)
28y, 1m, 20d goal.png 25.02.1984 Morton [a] L2-4 (SFL First Division - game 28)
28y, 2m, 5d goal.png 10.03.1984 Meadowbank Thistle [h] W2-1 (SFL First Division - game 29)
28y, 2m, 9d goal.pnggoal.png 14.03.1984 Ayr United [a] W5-1 (SFL First Division - game 30)
28y, 2m, 26d goal.png 31.03.1984 Hamilton Academical [h] L1-2 (SFL First Division - game 33)
28y, 10m, 26d goal.pnggoal.png 01.12.1984 Ayr United [h] W2-0 (SFL First Division - game 17)
29y, 0m, 7d goal.png 12.01.1985 East Fife [a] L1-3 (SFL First Division - game 23)
29y, 1m, 25d goal.pnggoal.pnggoal.png 02.03.1985 St Johnstone [h] W6-2 (SFL First Division - game 29)
30y, 0m, 27d goal.png 01.02.1986 Ayr United [h] D2-2 (SFL First Division - game 23)
30y, 2m, 10d goal.png 15.03.1986 Morton [h] D3-3 (SFL First Division - game 28)
30y, 2m, 14d goal.pnggoal.png 19.03.1986 Dumbarton [h] D2-2 (SFL First Division - game 29)
30y, 2m, 28d goal.png 02.04.1986 Falkirk [a] D2-2 (SFL First Division - game 33)
30y, 3m, 4d goal.png 09.04.1986 Clyde [h] D2-2 (SFL First Division - game 35)
30y, 3m, 7d goal.png 12.04.1986 Montrose [a] W1-0 (SFL First Division - game 36)
30y, 9m, 6d goal.png 11.10.1986 Queen of the South [a] D1-1 (SFL First Division - game 14)
30y, 9m, 13d goal.png 18.10.1986 Montrose [h] W5-0 (SFL First Division - game 15)
30y, 9m, 27d goal.png 01.11.1986 Airdrieonians [h] W2-0 (SFL First Division - game 18)
30y, 10m, 10d goal.png 15.11.1986 East Fife [h] D3-3 (SFL First Division - game 20)
30y, 10m, 17d goal.png 22.11.1986 Brechin City [a] W1-0 (SFL First Division - game 21)
30y, 10m, 24d goal.png 29.11.1986 Kilmarnock [a] L2-3 (SFL First Division - game 22)
31y, 2m, 2d goal.png 07.03.1987 Forfar Athletic [h] W2-1 (SFL First Division - game 34)
31y, 2m, 23d goal.png 28.03.1987 Clyde [a] D1-1 (SFL First Division - game 38)
31y, 3m, 20d goal.png 25.04.1987 East Fife [h] W2-0 (SFL First Division - game 42)
31y, 7m, 6d goal.png 11.08.1987 Airdrieonians [h] D2-2 (SFL First Division - game 2)


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