Norman McCreadie
Norman McCreadie
Norman McCreadie
● Norman McCreadie, 1953 (HA)

born in Scotland

Norman James McCreadie was born on Thursday, 17th May, 1928, in Glasgow.

The 5' 8 (10st 10lbs) forward signed for David Meiklejohn's Thistle on Monday, 28th June, 1948, having most recently been with Yoker Athletic.

Aged 20, he made his debut appearance on Saturday, 30th October, 1948, in a 3-1 defeat at home to Third Lanark in the SFL First Division.

Norman scored his first goal for Thistle on Wednesday, 13th April, 1949, in a 3-0 win at home to St Mirren in the SFL First Division.

He scored the last of his 19 goals on Saturday, 13th February, 1954, in a 9-1 win away to Tarff Rovers in the Scottish Cup.

He played his last game for the club on Saturday, 2nd October, 1954, in a 1-1 draw at home to Raith Rovers in the SFL First Division, having appeared as a Jag on 68 occasions.

His club-list included Yoker Athletic, Partick Thistle, Third Lanark, Accrington Stanley, Southport and Barrow.

Norman died on Thursday, 8th June, 2006, in Accrington, Lancashire, aged 78.

compiled from our All Games criteria.
Age Goal(s) Match
20y, 10m, 27d goal.png 13.04.1949 St Mirren [h] W3-0 (SFL Division A - game 28)
21y, 3m, 17d goal.png 03.09.1949 Dundee [h] W4-2 (League Cup Division A, Section C - game 6)
21y, 4m, 14d goal.png 01.10.1949 Stirling Albion [h] W4-1 (SFL Division A - game 3)
22y, 3m, 20d goal.pnggoal.png 06.09.1950 Third Lanark [h] W4-1 (Glasgow Cup Quarter Final replay)
22y, 7m, 6d goal.png 23.12.1950 Raith Rovers [a] D2-2 (SFL Division A - game 14)
22y, 11m, 11d goal.png 28.04.1951 Dundee [h] D1-1 (SFL Division A - game 30)
23y, 0m, 9d goal.png 26.05.1951 Third Lanark [n] W2-1 (Friendly)
23y, 1m, 8d goal.png 25.06.1951 Clachnacuddin [a] W3-0 (Friendly)
23y, 1m, 10d goal.png 27.06.1951 Inverness Thistle [a] D2-2 (Friendly)
23y, 1m, 11d goal.pnggoal.png 28.06.1951 Peterhead [a] W4-0 (Friendly)
23y, 1m, 13d goal.pnggoal.png 30.06.1951 Deveronvale [a] W9-3 (Friendly)
23y, 4m, 26d goal.png 13.10.1951 Stirling Albion [h] W2-1 (SFL Division A - game 6)
23y, 9m, 20d goal.png 08.03.1952 Celtic [h] L2-4 (SFL Division A - game 27)
24y, 9m, 4d goal.png 21.02.1953 St Mirren [h] W5-3 (SFL Division A - game 22)
24y, 9m, 11d goal.png 28.02.1953 East Fife [a] W3-2 (SFL Division A - game 23)
25y, 8m, 27d goal.png 13.02.1954 Tarff Rovers [a] W9-1 (Scottish Cup 2nd Round)


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