Jimmy Collins (footballer born 1937)
|Full name||James Collins|
|Date of birth||December 21, 1937|
|Place of birth||Sorn, Scotland|
|Playing position||Inside forward|
|?–?||Lugar Boswell Thistle||?||(?)|
|1962–1966||Brighton & Hove Albion||201||(44)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).
Collins began his career at non League club Lugar Boswell Thistle before joining Tottenham Hotspur in June, 1956. The inside forward featured in two first team matches in 1961 for the Lilywhites and made his senior debut against West Ham United on 23 August 1961. In October, 1962, Collins signed for Brighton & Hove Albion and went on to feature in 201 matches and found the net 44 times between 1962–1966.
- Jimmy Collins, Post War English & Scottish Football League A - Z Player's Database