Robert Gray
Robert Gray
Robert Gray
● Robert Gray, 1905 (VIF)

born in Scotland

Robert Gray was born on Wednesday, 1st March, 1876, in Kirkintilloch, East Dunbartonshire.

The 5' 9 (11st 0lbs) forward signed for Thistle in the springtime of 1897, having most recently been with Kirkintilloch Rob Roy.

Aged 21, he made his first known appearance on Saturday, 17th April, 1897, in a 2-0 win at home to Kilmarnock in the SFL Second Division.

Robert scored his first known goal for Thistle on Wednesday, 1st September, 1897, in a 5-1 friendly defeat at home to Rangers.

He scored the last of his 42 known goals on Saturday, 13th April, 1907, in a 4-1 defeat at home to St Mirren in the SFL First Division.

He played his last game on Saturday, 4th May, 1907, in a 3-2 friendly defeat at home to Kilmarnock, having clocked up (at least) an impressive 222 appearances for the Thistle.

His club-list included Lenzie, Kirkintilloch Rob Roy, Partick Thistle, Everton and Southampton.

Robert died on Saturday, 13th June, 1959, in Kirkintilloch, East Dunbartonshire, aged 83.

compiled from our All Games criteria.
Age Goal(s) Match
21y, 6m, 0d goal.png 01.09.1897 Rangers [h] L1-5 (Friendly)
21y, 6m, 3d goal.png 04.09.1897 Heart of Midlothian [h] W3-2 (SFL First Division - game 1)
21y, 7m, 1d goal.pnggoal.png 02.10.1897 Hibernian [a] L2-4 (SFL First Division - game 4)
21y, 7m, 8d goal.png 09.10.1897 Rangers [h] L1-5 (SFL First Division - game 5)
21y, 7m, 15d goal.png 16.10.1897 St Mirren [h] W1-0 (SFL First Division - game 6)
21y, 8m, 12d goal.png 13.11.1897 Clyde [a] W3-2 (SFL First Division - game 10)
22y, 6m, 16d goal.png 17.09.1898 Queen's Park [a] L1-6 (Glasgow Cup Quarter Final)
22y, 7m, 21d goal.png 22.10.1898 St Bernard's [a] W3-2 (SFL First Division - game 9)
22y, 10m, 13d goal.png 14.01.1899 Irvine [h] W5-0 (Scottish Cup 1st Round)
22y, 11m, 24d goal.png 25.02.1899 Port Glasgow Athletic [a] L3-7 (Scottish Cup Quarter Final)
23y, 0m, 10d goal.pnggoal.pnggoal.png 11.03.1899 Clyde [h] W5-1 (Glasgow League - game 3)
23y, 1m, 0d goal.png 01.04.1899 Queen's Park [h] L1-3 (Glasgow League - game 5)
26y, 5m, 26d goal.png 27.08.1902 Celtic [h] L*2-2 (Ibrox Disaster Tournament Semi Final) * L2-6 corners
26y, 7m, 3d goal.png 04.10.1902 Morton [a] D3-3 (SFL First Division - game 8)
26y, 10m, 0d goal.png 01.01.1903 St Mirren [a] W3-0 (SFL First Division - game 20)
27y, 10m, 8d goal.png 09.01.1904 Hibernian [h] W3-1 (SFL First Division - game 20)
27y, 11m, 5d goal.png 06.02.1904 Dundee [h] W6-1 (SFL First Division - game 22)
27y, 11m, 19d goal.png 20.02.1904 Airdrieonians [a] D2-2 (SFL First Division - game 23)
27y, 11m, 26d goal.png 27.02.1904 Hibernian [a] D2-2 (SFL First Division - game 24)
28y, 5m, 16d goal.png 17.08.1904 Motherwell [h] W2-0 (Friendly)
28y, 8m, 4d goal.png 05.11.1904 Motherwell [h] W1-0 (SFL First Division - game 11)
28y, 9m, 9d goal.png 10.12.1904 Kilmarnock [h] W2-0 (SFL First Division - game 15)
28y, 9m, 16d goal.png 17.12.1904 Celtic [a] D2-2 (SFL First Division - game 16)
28y, 11m, 3d goal.pnggoal.png 04.02.1905 Hibernian [h] W4-2 (Scottish Cup 1st Round replay)
28y, 11m, 10d goal.png 11.02.1905 Kirkcaldy United [a] W1-0 (Scottish Cup 2nd Round)
29y, 1m, 21d goal.png 22.04.1905 Rangers [a] W4-3 (Glasgow League - game 5)
29y, 6m, 24d goal.png 25.09.1905 Hibernian [h] W1-0 (SFL First Division - game 6)
29y, 7m, 20d goal.png 21.10.1905 Kilmarnock [a] W2-1 (SFL First Division - game 10)
29y, 8m, 24d goal.png 25.11.1905 Queen's Park [a] W2-1 (SFL First Division - game 13)
29y, 9m, 1d goal.png 02.12.1905 Hibernian [a] D1-1 (SFL First Division - game 14)
29y, 10m, 5d goal.png 06.01.1906 Third Lanark [h] L2-5 (SFL First Division - game 20)
29y, 10m, 12d goal.png 13.01.1906 Kilmarnock [h] W2-1 (SFL First Division - game 21)
29y, 11m, 9d goal.png 10.02.1906 Hibernian [a] D1-1 (Scottish Cup 2nd Round)
29y, 11m, 23d goal.png 24.02.1906 Hibernian [n] L1-2 (Scottish Cup 2nd Round 2nd replay)
30y, 0m, 9d goal.png 10.03.1906 Aberdeen [h] L1-2 (SFL First Division - game 25)
30y, 5m, 20d goal.png 21.08.1906 Renton [a] D2-2 (Tontine Park New Pavilion Fundraiser)
30y, 10m, 11d goal.png 12.01.1907 Motherwell [a] D2-2 (SFL First Division - game 23)
31y, 1m, 12d goal.png 13.04.1907 St Mirren [h] L1-4 (SFL First Division - game 31)

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