Jimmy Johnstone

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Jimmy Johnstone
Jimmy Johnstone.jpg
Johnstone in Amsterdam in 1971
Personal information
Full name James Connelly Johnstone[1]
Date o birth 30 September 1944(1944-09-30)
Place o birth Viewpark, Scotland
Date o daith 13 Mairch 2006(2006-03-13) (aged 61)
Place o daith Uddingston, Scotland
Hicht 1.57 m (5 ft 2 in)
Playin poseetion Ootside richt
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1961–1975 Celtic 308 (82)
1975 San Jose Earthquakes 10 (0)
1975–1977 Sheffield United 11 (2)
1977 Dundee 3 (0)
1977–1978 Shelbourne 9 (0)
1978–1979 Elgin City 18 (2)
Total 359 (86)
Naitional team
1964 Scotland Unner 23 2 (0)
1964–1974 Scotland 23 (4)
1964–1970 Scottish League XI 4 (0)
* Senior club appearances an goals coontit for the domestic league anerly

James Connelly Johnstone (30 September 1944 – 13 March 2006), nicknamed "Jinky", wis a Scots fitbaw player. Johnstone wis best kent for his time wi Celtic, an wis votit thair best ever player bi the club's fans in 2002.[2] He scored 129 goals for Celtic in 515 appearances.[2]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Jimmy Johnstone". Barry Hugman's Footballers. Retrieved 20 May 2017. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 Brian Glanville (14 March 2006). "Brilliant Celtic and Scotland winger who took the European Cup with the Lisbon Lions". The Guardian. Retrieved 2 August 2011.