John Morrison (footballer)

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John Morrison
Personal information
Place of birth Scotland
Playing position Forward, wing half
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
0000–1907 Stenhousemuir Hearts
1907–1919 Falkirk 120 (18)
1914St Mirren (loan) 12 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

John Morrison was a Scottish professional football forward and wing half who made 120 appearances in the Scottish League for Falkirk.[1]

Personal life[edit]

Morrison served as a private in McCrae's Battalion of the Royal Scots during the First World War.[2]

Career statistics[edit]

Club Season League National Cup Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Falkirk 1907–08[1] Scottish First Division 4 1 0 0 4 1
1908–09[1] 11 0 0 0 11 0
1909–10[1] 3 1 0 0 3 1
1910–11[1] 29 6 3 2 32 8
1911–12[1] 19 2 4 0 23 2
1912–13[1] 23 2 1 0 24 2
1913–14[1] 12 0 12 0
1914–15[1] 19 6 19 6
Total 120 18 8 2 128 20
St Mirren (loan) 1913–14[1] Scottish First Division 12 0 4 0 16 0
Career total 132 18 12 2 144 20

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j Litster, John. Record of Pre-War Scottish League Players. Norwich: PM Publications.
  2. ^ "Falkirk FC & the Great War". sites.google.com. Retrieved 21 July 2018.