Jimmy Forbes - Player Profile


Full Name:James Forbes
Position:Winger
Signed:August 6th, 1953
First Manager:Willie MacFadyen
Left Club:April 30th, 1957
Career Stats: 93 appearances, 7 goals
Debut: August 8th, 1953 - Greenock Morton 5 - 3 Dundee United (League Cup - Sectional Tie)
First Goal: August 8th, 1953 - Greenock Morton 5 - 3 Dundee United (League Cup - Sectional Tie)
Also Played For:Dumbarton, Rangers, Stenhousemuir

 Season  League Apps Gls GtGR Yel Red W D L
 1956-57  Division Two 45 2 0.04 - - 42.2% 17.8% 40.0%
 1955-56  B Division 14 0 - - - 35.7% 28.6% 35.7%
 1954-55  B Division 8 0 - - - 12.5% 12.5% 75.0%
 1953-54  B Division 26 5 0.19 - - 19.2% 23.1% 57.7%
93 (0) 7 0.08

 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:
 Apr 22nd, 1957 League  (H)  vs. Brechin City 2 - 1
 Apr 17th, 1957 League  (H)  vs. Dumbarton 3 - 1
 Apr 15th, 1957 League  (A)  vs. Third Lanark 3 - 2
 Apr 13th, 1957 League  (H)  vs. Cowdenbeath 4 - 1
 Apr 8th, 1957 League  (A)  vs. Arbroath 2 - 2
 
 Most Recent Goals:
 Dec 1st, 1956 League  (H)  vs. Albion Rovers 7 - 0
 Oct 2nd, 1956 League  (H)  vs. Berwick Rangers 6 - 1
 Dec 12th, 1953 League  (A)  vs. Albion Rovers 3 - 3
 Oct 31st, 1953 League  (A)  vs. Forfar Athletic 2 - 3
 Oct 24th, 1953 League  (A)  vs. Cowdenbeath 2 - 4

Jimmy was at Rangers and on loan at Dumbarton before he joined United. He was a regular in the side until January 1954, when he joined the RAF on national service and made a few appearances before he was demobbed in January 1956. He then became a regular in the side again until he was released in May 1957, joining Stenhousemuir.

 Goals Scored
Aug 8th, 1953 League Cup  (A)  vs. Morton 3 - 5 (-)
Oct 3rd, 1953 League  (H)  vs. Arbroath 2 - 2 (-)
Oct 24th, 1953 League  (A)  vs. Cowdenbeath 2 - 4 (24') p
Oct 31st, 1953 League  (A)  vs. Forfar Athletic 2 - 3 (10')
Dec 12th, 1953 League  (A)  vs. Albion Rovers 3 - 3 (13')
Oct 2nd, 1956 League  (H)  vs. Berwick 6 - 1 (-)
Dec 1st, 1956 League  (H)  vs. Albion Rovers 7 - 0 (52')

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