Alex Elliot

Alex Elliot
Alex Elliot
● Alex Elliot, 1929 (LLF)

born in Scotland

Alex C. Elliot was born on Wednesday, 10th January, 1906, in Glasgow.

The 5' 7½ (11st 4lbs) defender signed for George Easton's Thistle on Tuesday, 31st May, 1927, having most recently been with Glasgow Perthshire.

Aged 21, he made his debut appearance on Saturday, 24th September, 1927, in a 5-2 win at home to Hamilton Academical in the SFL First Division.

Alex scored his first goal for Thistle on Saturday, 31st December, 1927, in a 2-2 draw at home to Dundee in the SFL First Division.

He scored the last of his 21 goals on Monday, 28th September, 1936, in a 3-0 win at home to Clyde in the Glasgow Cup.

He played his last game for the club on Saturday, 27th April, 1940, in a 3-1 defeat away to St Mirren in the Regional League, Western Division, having clocked up a mighty 451 appearances as a Jag.

His club-list included Glasgow Perthshire and Partick Thistle.

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compiled from our All Games criteria.
Age Goal(s) Match
21y, 11m, 21d goal.png 31.12.1927 Dundee [h] D2-2 (SFL First Division - game 21)
22y, 0m, 11d goal.png 21.01.1928 Caledonian [h] W9-1 (Scottish Cup 1st Round)
22y, 3m, 11d goal.png 21.04.1928 Celtic [h] D3-3 (SFL First Division - game 38)
22y, 7m, 8d goal.png 18.08.1928 Dundee [h] W4-2 (SFL First Division - game 2)
22y, 8m, 26d goal.png 06.10.1928 Hamilton Academical [h] W8-0 (SFL First Division - game 8)
22y, 9m, 24d goal.png 03.11.1928 Queen's Park [h] D2-2 (SFL First Division - game 11)
23y, 2m, 13d goal.png 23.03.1929 Airdrieonians [h] D1-1 (SFL First Division - game 32)
24y, 10m, 19d goal.png 29.11.1930 Leith Athletic [a] L1-2 (SFL First Division - game 16)
25y, 0m, 7d goal.png 17.01.1931 Royal Albert [h] W16-0 (Scottish Cup 1st Round)
25y, 0m, 14d goal.png 24.01.1931 East Fife [a] W2-0 (SFL First Division - game 25)
25y, 2m, 4d goal.png 14.03.1931 Airdrieonians [a] W2-0 (SFL First Division - game 32)
25y, 7m, 23d goal.png 02.09.1931 Cowdenbeath [h] W5-1 (SFL First Division - game 7)
26y, 3m, 9d goal.png 19.04.1932 Cornwall County [a] W5-0 (Friendly)
26y, 8m, 28d goal.png 08.10.1932 Morton [h] W2-1 (SFL First Division - game 10)
27y, 0m, 11d goal.png 21.01.1933 St Bernard's [a] D2-2 (Scottish Cup 1st Round)
27y, 2m, 22d goal.png 01.04.1933 East Stirlingshire [a] W7-2 (SFL First Division - game 33)
27y, 9m, 11d goal.png 21.10.1933 Ayr United [a] L1-3 (SFL First Division - game 13)
28y, 0m, 17d goal.png 27.01.1934 Queen of the South [h] D1-1 (SFL First Division - game 27)
30y, 3m, 22d goal.png 02.05.1936 Queen's Park [h] W*2-2 (Glasgow Charity Cup Quarter Final) * W6-4 corners
30y, 7m, 5d goal.png 15.08.1936 Queen's Park [a] D2-2 (SFL First Division - game 2)
30y, 8m, 18d goal.png 28.09.1936 Clyde [h] W3-0 (Glasgow Cup Semi Final)


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