John Brownlie (born 11 March 1952) is a Scottish former football player who played for Pumpherston Juniors, Hibernian, Newcastle United, Middlesbrough, Hartlepool United, Berwick Rangers, Blyth Spartans and Scotland. He was a right back.
Player career [ edit ]
Hibernian [ edit ]
Brownlie joined Hibernian from Pumpherston Juniors in 1969 and remained at
Easter Road for nine years. He was part of the 1972 League Cup winning team and also earned runners-up medals in 1972 ( Scottish Cup) and 1974 (League Cup).
Newcastle United and Beyond [ edit ]
He later played for Newcastle United, Middlesbrough, Hartlepool United, Berwick Rangers and Blyth Spartans. Following his retirement in 1986, he ran a hotel in the English North-East.
Manager and Coaching Career [ edit ]
Cowdenbeath [ edit ]
In 1988 Brownlie gained his first
managerial appointment at Cowdenbeath and won promotion from the Scottish Second Division before his departure in 1992.
East Stirlingshire [ edit ]
He subsequently joined
Clyde, where he worked as assistant manager under Alex Smith, before managing East Stirlingshire from 1997 until 1998.
Arbroath [ edit ]
After a spell running the youth teams at
Raith Rovers, Brownlie managed Arbroath between 2000 and 2003 where he led the club to promotion from the Scottish Second Division and kept them in the Scottish First Division for two seasons.
He later returned to East Stirlingshire as a coach, taking temporary charge of the first team in 2008 after the resignation of
Paul was also a professional footballer. [3 ]
Player Honours [ edit ]
Managerial Honours [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
^ "John Brownlie". Londonhearts.com (London Hearts Supporters' Club) . Retrieved 18 December 2011.
^ Lamming, Douglas (1987). A Scottish Soccer Internationalists Who’s Who, 1872–1986 (Hardback ). Hutton Press. ( ISBN 0-907033-47-4).
^ "Sons and Daughters". Bob Dunning . Retrieved 10 September 2010.
External links [ edit ]