Tony Higgins

Tony Higgins
Tony Higgins
● Tony Higgins, 1981 (PAN)

born in Scotland

Anthony Higgins was born on Thursday, 3rd June, 1954, in Glasgow.

The 6' 1 (12st 6lbs) midfielder signed for Bertie Auld's Thistle on Saturday, 15th March, 1980, having most recently been with Hibernian.

Aged 25, he made his debut appearance on Saturday, 15th March, 1980, in a 0-0 draw away to Rangers in the SFL Premier Division.

Tony scored his first goal for Thistle on Saturday, 26th July, 1980, in a 5-1 friendly win away to Forres Mechanics.

He scored the last of his 17 goals on Saturday, 27th February, 1982, in a 3-1 defeat away to Airdrieonians in the SFL Premier Division.

He played his last game for the club on Saturday, 1st May, 1982, in a 0-0 draw at home to Airdrieonians in the SFL Premier Division, having appeared as a Jag on 78 occasions.

Tony's club-list included Hibernian, Partick Thistle, Morton and Stranraer.

compiled from our All Games criteria.
Age Goal(s) Match
26y, 1m, 23d goal.png 26.07.1980 Forres Mechanics [a] W5-1 (Friendly)
26y, 2m, 3d goal.png 06.08.1980 Rangers [h] W3-2 (Anglo-Scottish Cup Preliminary Round, 2nd leg) agg: L4-5
26y, 2m, 6d goal.png 09.08.1980 Heart of Midlothian [h] W3-2 (SFL Premier Division - game 1)
26y, 2m, 24d goal.pnggoal.png 27.08.1980 Queen's Park [h] W3-1 (League Cup 2nd Round, 1st leg)
26y, 4m, 1d goal.pnggoal.png 04.10.1980 Airdrieonians [h] W2-1 (SFL Premier Division - game 8)
26y, 8m, 25d goal.png 28.02.1981 Heart of Midlothian [a] D1-1 (SFL Premier Division - game 26)
26y, 9m, 25d goal.png 28.03.1981 Morton [h] W3-1 (SFL Premier Division - game 30)
26y, 10m, 8d goal.pnggoal.png 11.04.1981 St Mirren [a] L2-3 (SFL Premier Division - game 33)
27y, 1m, 29d goal.png 01.08.1981 Forfar Athletic [a] D1-1 (Friendly)
27y, 2m, 5d goal.png 08.08.1981 Motherwell [h] W2-0 (League Cup Section 4 - game 1)
27y, 2m, 23d goal.png 26.08.1981 Ayr United [h] L1-5 (League Cup Section 4 - game 6)
27y, 8m, 10d goal.png 13.02.1982 Raith Rovers [h] W4-1 (Friendly)
27y, 8m, 14d goal.png 17.02.1982 Rangers [h] W2-0 (SFL Premier Division - game 20)
27y, 8m, 24d goal.png 27.02.1982 Airdrieonians [a] L1-3 (SFL Premier Division - game 22)

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