Jimmy Wilson (footballer born 1924)
|Full name||James Thompson Wilson|
|Date of birth||15 March 1924|
|Place of birth||Middlesbrough, England|
|Date of death||16 January 1987(aged 62)|
|Place of death||Fulham, London, England|
|Playing position||Forward or wing half|
|194x–1947||Gravesend & Northfleet|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).
James Thompson Wilson (better known as Tug or Jimmy Wilson, 15 March 1924 – 16 January 1987) was an English footballer. He was capable of playing as either a half back or a forward.
Although born in Middlesbrough, Wilson started his career in London, as an amateur at Fulham. He later played for Gravesend & Northfleet, Chelsea and Leeds United, before joining Watford in December 1950. Although largely a reserve at Vicarage Road, Wilson amassed 51 starts in all competitions over his seven years at the club, before joining Southend United for the 1957–58 season.
He died on 16 January 1987 in London, aged 62.
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