Sandy Brown
Sandy Brown
Sandy Brown
● Sandy Brown, 1963 (BLM)

born in Scotland

Alexander Dewar Brown was born on Friday, 24th March, 1939, in Grangemouth, Stirlingshire.

The 5' 10 (10st 7lbs) defender signed for David Meiklejohn's Thistle on Wednesday, 9th January, 1957, having most recently been with Broxburn Athletic.

Aged 18, he made his debut appearance on Monday, 8th April, 1957, in a 2-1 neutral-venue defeat against Northampton Town in a Benefit match.

Sandy scored his first goal for Thistle on Saturday, 12th October, 1957, in a 3-0 win at home to Falkirk in the SFL First Division.

He scored the last of his 14 goals on Wednesday, 28th August, 1963, in a 3-2 win at home to Falkirk in the League Cup.

He played his last game for the club on Saturday, 31st August, 1963, in a 2-2 draw away to Heart of Midlothian in the League Cup, having clocked up 181 appearances as a Jag.

His club-list included Broxburn Athletic, Partick Thistle, Everton, Shrewsbury Town and Southport.

Sandy died on Tuesday, 8th April, 2014, in Blackpool, Lancashire, aged 75.

compiled from our All Games criteria.
Age Goal(s) Match
18y, 6m, 18d goal.png 12.10.1957 Falkirk [h] W3-0 (SFL First Division - game 5)
20y, 5m, 22d goal.png 15.09.1959 Clyde [a] W4-3 (Glasgow Cup Semi Final replay)
23y, 5m, 5d goal.png 29.08.1962 Falkirk [h] W3-1 (League Cup Section 3 - game 5)
23y, 5m, 29d goal.png 22.09.1962 Heart of Midlothian [h] L3-4 (SFL First Division - game 4)
23y, 7m, 17d goal.png 10.11.1962 Dundee [h] W1-0 (SFL First Division - game 11)
23y, 8m, 7d goal.png 01.12.1962 Airdrieonians [h] W3-0 (SFL First Division - game 14)
23y, 9m, 8d goal.png 01.01.1963 Clyde [a] W2-1 (SFL First Division - game 18)
23y, 11m, 6d goal.png 02.03.1963 St Mirren [a] D1-1 (SFL First Division - game 19)
23y, 11m, 17d goal.png 13.03.1963 Arbroath [a] D2-2 (Scottish Cup 2nd Round replay) aet
23y, 11m, 18d goal.png 14.03.1963 Arbroath [a] W3-2 (Scottish Cup 2nd Round 2nd replay)
24y, 0m, 20d goal.png 13.04.1963 Hibernian [h] D2-2 (SFL First Division - game 27)
24y, 1m, 3d goal.png 27.04.1963 Third Lanark [a] W1-0 (SFL First Division - game 31)
24y, 4m, 24d goal.png 17.08.1963 Heart of Midlothian [h] D2-2 (League Cup Section 1 - game 3)
24y, 5m, 4d goal.png 28.08.1963 Falkirk [h] W3-2 (League Cup Section 1 - game 5)

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