R. Melrose
R. Melrose
A. Player

probably born in Scotland

R. Melrose (forename unknown) was probably born in the 1860s or early 1870s, and is most likely to be Scottish. *

The forward joined Thistle in 1893.

He made his first known appearance on Saturday, 2nd December, 1893, in a 2-1 friendly defeat at home to Clyde.

Melrose scored his only known goal for Thistle on Saturday, 14th April, 1894, in a 5-1 friendly win away to Linthouse.

He played his last known game for the club on Saturday, 26th May, 1894, in a 3-2 neutral-venue defeat against Battlefield in the Greenock Charity Cup, having appeared for the Thistle on at least 8 occasions.

His known club-list included only Partick Thistle.

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

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compiled from our All Games criteria.
Goal(s) Match
goal.png 14.04.1894 Linthouse [a] W5-1 (Friendly)


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