Robert Houston

Robert Houston
A. Player

probably born in Scotland

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

The goalkeeper signed for Donald Turner's Thistle on Saturday, 17th February, 1945, having most recently been with Raith Rovers.

He made his debut appearance on Saturday, 17th February, 1945, in a 6-2 defeat at home to Third Lanark in the Southern League.

Robert kept his only clean-sheet on Saturday, 3rd March, 1945, in a 2-0 win at home to Clyde in the Southern League Cup.

He played his last game for the club on Saturday, 21st April, 1945, in a 2-1 win away to St Mirren in the Southern League, having appeared as a Jag on 8 occasions.

Robert's club-list included Dundee Violet, Raith Rovers, Dundee and Partick Thistle.

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compiled from our All Games criteria.
# Clean-Sheet Match
1 clean-sheet 03.03.1945 Clyde [h] W2-0 (Southern League Cup Section B - game 2)
Robert Houston's clean-sheet ratio
1/8 ← success rate → 12.5%
Thistle's clean-sheet ratio
1545/6656 ← success rate → 23.2%
@ 25-Jun-2022


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