Tom McGairy - Player Profile


Full Name:Thomas McGairy
Born:November 25th, 1927 (Glasgow)
Position:Inside Forward
Signed:December 3rd, 1954
First Manager:Reggie Smith
Career Stats: 33 appearances, 13 goals
Debut: December 4th, 1954 - Hamilton Academical 1 - 1 Dundee United (League - B Division)
First Goal: December 18th, 1954 - Dundee United 3 - 4 Forfar Athletic (League - B Division)
Also Played For:Alloa Athletic, Dumbarton, Dunfermline Athletic, Hamilton Academical, Walsall

 Season  League Apps Gls GtGR Yel Red W D L
 1955/56  B Division 13 2 0.15 - - 15.4% 38.5% 46.2%
 1954/55  B Division 20 11 0.55 - - 30.0% 20.0% 50.0%
33 (0) 13 0.39

 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:
 Jan 2nd, 1956 League  (A)  vs. St Johnstone 0 - 2
 Dec 31st, 1955 League  (A)  vs. Dumbarton 0 - 2
 Dec 17th, 1955 League  (A)  vs. Berwick Rangers 2 - 3
 Dec 10th, 1955 League  (H)  vs. Greenock Morton 4 - 2
 Dec 3rd, 1955 League  (A)  vs. Albion Rovers 1 - 1
 
 Most Recent Goals:
 Sep 17th, 1955 League  (A)  vs. East Stirlingshire 5 - 5
 Apr 23rd, 1955 League  (A)  vs. Cowdenbeath 1 - 3
 Apr 16th, 1955 League  (H)  vs. Arbroath 6 - 1
 Apr 2nd, 1955 League  (H)  vs. Greenock Morton 5 - 0
 Mar 26th, 1955 League  (H)  vs. Hamilton Academical 1 - 2

Tom had played with Dunfermline Athletic, Hamilton Academical, Alloa Athletic, Dumbarton and Walsall before signing for United. He was an ever present in the line up for the rest of the season, and became top scorer. In the following campaign, he played less frequently and was offered a free transfer in January 1956. There were no offers and he was released three months later.

 Goals Scored
Dec 18th, 1954 League  (H)  vs. Forfar Athletic 3 - 4 (-)
Dec 25th, 1954 League  (A)  vs. Stenhousemuir 4 - 3 (-)
Dec 25th, 1954 League  (A)  vs. Stenhousemuir 4 - 3 (-)
Dec 25th, 1954 League  (A)  vs. Stenhousemuir 4 - 3 (-)
Jan 8th, 1955 League  (H)  vs. Airdrie 3 - 4 (-)
Jan 22nd, 1955 League  (H)  vs. Ayr Utd 3 - 0 (-)
Mar 5th, 1955 League  (H)  vs. Dunfermline 1 - 4 (33')
Mar 26th, 1955 League  (H)  vs. Hamilton 1 - 2 (-)
Apr 2nd, 1955 League  (H)  vs. Morton 5 - 0 (-)
Apr 16th, 1955 League  (H)  vs. Arbroath 6 - 1 (-)
Apr 23rd, 1955 League  (A)  vs. Cowdenbeath 1 - 3 (-)
Sep 17th, 1955 League  (A)  vs. East Stirling 5 - 5 (-)
Sep 17th, 1955 League  (A)  vs. East Stirling 5 - 5 (-)

 Hat-Tricks
Dec 25th, 1954 League  (A)  vs. Stenhousemuir 4 - 3 (3 goals)