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|Full name||James Frederick McStay|
|Date of birth||12 September 1893|
|Place of birth||Ardrossan, Ayrshire, Scotland|
|Date of death||3 January 1974(aged 80)|
|Place of death||Port Glasgow, Renfrewshire, Scotland|
|Height||5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)|
|Playing position||Left half|
|–1920||Royal Scots Fusiliers|
|1926–1931||Scottish League XI||3||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
James Frederick "Jimmy" McStay (12 September 1893 – 3 January 1974) was a Scottish football player and manager. He spent most of his career at Celtic, and was a captain and manager for the club. He took over the club captaincy from his brother, Willie McStay, in 1929.
McStay managed the club between 9 February 1940 and 23 July 1945. However, this coincided with the suspension of the Scottish Cup and Scottish Football League during wartime, meaning he never had the opportunity to manage the club in competition. He also managed Alloa Athletic and Hamilton Academical.
- Alloa Athletic
- Scottish Division Two promotion : 1938-39
- Hamilton Academical
- Lanarkshire Cup (1): 1951-52
- As of 30 November 2013.
|Celtic||February 1940||July 1945||0||0||0||0||—|
- no competitive games played during his time at Celtic. No statistics currently available for Alloa Athletic and Hamilton Academical.
- "Jimmy McStay". Londonhearts.com. London Hearts Supporters' Club. Retrieved 4 December 2011.
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