Robert Conner
Robert Conner
Robert Conner
● Robert Conner, 1902 (HA)

probably born in Scotland

Robert F. Conner was probably born in Scotland, although his place and date of birth remain unknown to us. *

The forward signed for Thistle on Saturday, 7th September, 1901, having most recently been with Vale of Clyde.

He made his debut appearance on Saturday, 7th September, 1901, in a 5-1 win at home to St Bernard's in the SFL Second Division.

That day, Robert became a member of our scoring debutant's club, and even added a second for good measure.

He scored the last of his 28 goals on Saturday, 21st March, 1903, in a 3-2 defeat away to Queen's Park in the Inter City League.

He played his last game for the club on Saturday, 12th December, 1903, in a 1-0 friendly win away to East Stirlingshire, having appeared as a Jag on 57 occasions.

His club-list included Vale of Clyde, Heart of Midlothian, Johnstone, Partick Thistle, Bathgate and St Bernard's.

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

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compiled from our All Games criteria.
Goal(s) Match
goal.pnggoal.png 07.09.1901 St Bernard's [h] W5-1 (SFL Second Division - game 4)
goal.pnggoal.png 14.09.1901 Cameronians [h] W6-1 (Glasgow Cup 1st Round)
goal.png 12.10.1901 Rangers [a] L1-4 (Glasgow Cup Semi Final)
goal.pnggoal.png 19.10.1901 Abercorn [h] W5-0 (SFL Second Division - game 7)
goal.png 23.11.1901 Hamilton Academical [h] W3-1 (SFL Second Division - game 12)
goal.png 18.01.1902 Leith Athletic [a] W1-0 (SFL Second Division - game 17)
goal.png 25.01.1902 Arthurlie [h] W5-2 (SFL Second Division - game 18)
goal.pnggoal.png 15.02.1902 Clyde [h] W6-1 (SFL Second Division - game 19)
goal.pnggoal.png 29.03.1902 Clyde [h] W3-2 (Western League - game 3)
goal.png 31.03.1902 St Mirren [h] W2-1 (Western League - game 4)
goal.png 12.05.1902 Port Glasgow Athletic [h] W1-0 (Western League - game 10)
goal.pnggoal.png 13.09.1902 Normal Athletic [h] W3-0 (Glasgow Cup Quarter Final)
goal.png 20.09.1902 Port Glasgow Athletic [a] W3-0 (SFL First Division - game 5)
goal.png 27.09.1902 Heart of Midlothian [h] D2-2 (SFL First Division - game 6)
goal.png 08.11.1902 Rangers [h] L2-4 (SFL First Division - game 12)
goal.png 15.11.1902 Celtic [a] L1-4 (SFL First Division - game 13)
goal.pnggoal.pnggoal.png 22.11.1902 Queen's Park [h] W4-2 (SFL First Division - game 14)
goal.png 29.11.1902 Heart of Midlothian [a] L2-4 (SFL First Division - game 15)
goal.png 14.03.1903 Rangers [h] D3-3 (Friendly)
goal.png 21.03.1903 Queen's Park [a] L2-3 (Inter City League - game 3)

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