Jimmy Murphy - Player Profile


Full Name:Jimmy Murphy
Position:Winger
Signed:June 7th, 1954
First Manager:Willie MacFadyen
Career Stats: 27 appearances, 6 goals
Debut: March 14th, 1953 - Greenock Morton 1 - 2 Dundee United (League - B Division)
First Goal: September 1st, 1954 - Dundee United 3 - 1 Dunfermline Athletic (League Cup - Sectional Tie)
Also Played For:Brechin City, Celtic

 Season  League Apps Gls GtGR Yel Red W D L
 1955-56  B Division 2 0 - - - 0.0% 50.0% 50.0%
 1954-55  B Division 24 6 0.25 - - 25.0% 16.7% 58.3%
 1952-53  B Division 1 0 - - - 100.0% 0.0% 0.0%
27 (0) 6 0.22

 Apps = First Team Appearances (Sub Appearances) | Gls = Goals
 GtGR = Goals to Games Ratio | W/D/L - Games won, drawn or lost as percentage of games played in
 Yel = Yellow Cards/Cautions | Red = Red Cards/Dismissals

 Most Recent 1st Team Starts:
 Aug 27th, 1955 League Cup  (A)  vs. Albion Rovers 3 - 3
 Aug 13th, 1955 League Cup  (H)  vs. Albion Rovers 1 - 3
 May 2nd, 1955 League  (A)  vs. Albion Rovers 2 - 3
 Apr 23rd, 1955 League  (A)  vs. Cowdenbeath 1 - 3
 Apr 16th, 1955 League  (H)  vs. Arbroath 6 - 1
 
 Most Recent Goals:
 Apr 16th, 1955 League  (H)  vs. Arbroath 6 - 1
 Apr 9th, 1955 League  (A)  vs. Forfar Athletic 4 - 1
 Apr 2nd, 1955 League  (H)  vs. Greenock Morton 5 - 0
 Mar 12th, 1955 League  (A)  vs. Queen's Park 1 - 1
 Jan 22nd, 1955 League  (H)  vs. Ayr United 3 - 0

Jimmy was with Blantyre Celtic when he made his first appearance for United as a trialist. He then appears to have joined Celtic but signed for United on a free transfer. Jimmy was a regular in the side in season 1954-55 and re-signed for the following season, but was released in October 1955, signing for Brechin City

 Goals Scored
Sep 1st, 1954 League Cup  (H)  vs. Dunfermline 3 - 1 (-)
Jan 22nd, 1955 League  (H)  vs. Ayr Utd 3 - 0 (-)
Mar 12th, 1955 League  (A)  vs. Queen's Park 1 - 1 (-)
Apr 2nd, 1955 League  (H)  vs. Morton 5 - 0 (-)
Apr 9th, 1955 League  (A)  vs. Forfar Athletic 4 - 1 (-)
Apr 16th, 1955 League  (H)  vs. Arbroath 6 - 1 (-)

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