John Lumsden (footballer)

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John Lumsden
Personal information
Full name John David Lumsden[1]
Date of birth (1960-12-15)15 December 1960[1]
Place of birth Edinburgh, Scotland
Date of death 22 April 2016(2016-04-22) (aged 55)[2]
Playing position Midfielder
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1979 East Fife 22 (7)
1979–1982 Stoke City 6 (0)
Leytonstone & Ilford
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

John David Lumsden (15 December 1960 – 22 April 2016) was a Scottish footballer who played in the Football League for Stoke City.[1]

Career[edit]

Lumsden was born in Edinburgh and played for East Fife before joining English side Stoke City in 1979.[1] He made just six appearances for the "Potters" in three seasons and after a failed trial with Doncaster Rovers he entered non league football with Leytonstone & Ilford.[1]

Career statistics[edit]

Club Season Division League FA Cup League Cup Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Stoke City[1] 1979–80 First Division 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
1980–81 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1981–82 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 0
Career Total 6 0 0 0 0 0 6 0

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f Matthews, Tony (1994). The Encyclopaedia of Stoke City. Lion Press. ISBN 0-9524151-0-0. 
  2. ^ "Death of former player announced". Stoke Sentinel. Archived from the original on 24 April 2016. Retrieved 22 April 2016. 

External links[edit]

  • John Lumsden at Post War English & Scottish Football League A–Z Player's Database