Robert McFarlane
Robert McFarlane
A. Player

born in Scotland

Robert Doig McFarlane was born on Wednesday, 2nd August, 1922, in Glasgow.

The goalkeeper signed for Donald Turner's Thistle on Thursday, 8th June, 1944, having most recently been with Glasgow Perthshire.

Aged 22, he made his debut appearance on Saturday, 3rd February, 1945, in a 2-1 defeat away to Motherwell in the Southern League.

There were no clean-sheets for Robert during his spell with Thistle.

He played his last game for the club on Wednesday, 2nd January, 1946, in a 3-0 defeat away to Aberdeen in the Southern League, having appeared as a Jag on 5 occasions.

Robert's club-list included Glasgow Perthshire, Partick Thistle, Rutherglen Glencairn, Kilmarnock and Leith Athletic.

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compiled from our All Games criteria.
# taker v. Thistle goalie Penalty Match media-report.png
1 George Paterson v. Robert McFarlane up.png 05.05.1945 Celtic [h] L*1-1 (Glasgow Charity Cup Semi Final) missed target
Robert McFarlane's penalty goal prevention
1/1 ← success rate → 100%
Thistle's penalty goal prevention
238/809 ← success rate → 29.4%
@ 26-Jul-2021

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