Ralph Collins

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Ralph Collins (born 1 January 1933)[1] was a Scottish football player and manager. He played for Airdrie, East Stirlingshire and Kilmarnock.[2][3][4] Collins captained Kilmarnock in the 1957 Scottish Cup Final.[5] After retiring as a player, Collins was manager of Airdrie, but resigned from that post in October 1970 due to the pressure of also working shift patterns in another job.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ralph Collins". Players. Soccerbase. 2012. Retrieved 22 September 2012. 
  2. ^ "EAST STIRLINGSHIRE : 1948/49 & 1955/56 - 2010/11". www.neilbrown.newcastlefans.com. Retrieved 21 September 2012. 
  3. ^ "KILMARNOCK : 1946/47 - 2011/12". www.neilbrown.newcastlefans.com. Retrieved 21 September 2012. 
  4. ^ a b "Ian McMillan takes over at Airdrie". The Herald (Herald & Times Group). 29 October 1970. Retrieved 21 September 2012. 
  5. ^ Campbell, Iain (23 May 1997). "Odds-on Bert". Daily Record (Trinity Mirror). Retrieved 21 September 2012.