James McKee

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Not to be confused with Jaimes McKee.
James McKee
Personal information
Date of birth Not known
Place of birth Arbroath, Scotland
Date of death Not known
Playing position Centre forward
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
Heart of Midlothian
1896–1897 Darwen 8 (3)
1897–1900 East Stirlingshire
1900–1903 Bolton Wanderers 81 (19)
1903–1904 Luton Town
1904–1906 New Brompton
National team
1898 Scotland 1 (2)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

James McKee was a Scottish footballer who played as a centre-forward for Scotland and for various clubs in Scotland and England in the 1890s and 1900s.

Football career[edit]

Born at Arbroath,[1] he started his football career with Heart of Midlothian before moving to England to spend one season at Darwen in 1896. He then returned to Scotland to join East Stirlingshire.

His only Scotland cap came in Scotland's 5–2 win over Wales on 19 March 1898 when he scored two goals, with the others from fellow-debutante, James Gillespie.[2]

He later went back to England to play for Bolton Wanderers, Luton Town and New Brompton.[1]


  1. ^ a b Joyce, Michael (2004). Football League Players' Records 1888 to 1939. Nottingham: Tony Brown. p. 171. ISBN 1-899468-67-6. 
  2. ^ "SCOTLAND v WALES". Scottish FA. Retrieved 8 April 2016. 

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