Willie Salisbury

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Willie Salisbury
● Willie Salisbury (PUL)

born in Scotland

William Salisbury was born on Thursday, 23rd February, 1899, in Glasgow.

The 5' 7 (11st 7lbs) forward signed for George Easton's Thistle on Wednesday, 14th August, 1918, having most recently been with St Anthony's.

Aged 19, he made his debut appearance on Saturday, 17th August, 1918, in a 1-1 draw away to Airdrieonians in the Scottish Football League.

Willie scored his first goal for Thistle on Saturday, 19th October, 1918, in a 6-3 win at home to Hamilton Academical in the Scottish Football League.

He scored the last of his 61 goals on Saturday, 1st September, 1928, in a 2-2 draw at home to Queen's Park in the Glasgow Cup.

He played his last game for the club on Tuesday, 4th September, 1928, in a 3-0 defeat away to Queen's Park in the Glasgow Cup, having clocked up an impressive 365 appearances as a Jag.

His club-list included St Anthony's, Partick Thistle, Liverpool, Bangor City and Shelbourne.

Willie died on Monday, 4th January, 1965, in Glasgow, aged 65.

compiled from our All Games criteria.
Age Goal(s) Match
19y, 7m, 26d goal.png 19.10.1918 Hamilton Academical [h] W6-3 (SFL - game 10)
19y, 11m, 16d goal.pnggoal.png 08.02.1919 Queen's Park [a] L3-4 (SFL - game 26)
19y, 11m, 23d goal.pnggoal.png 15.02.1919 Kilmarnock [h] W4-0 (SFL - game 27)
20y, 0m, 6d goal.pnggoal.png 01.03.1919 Renton [h] W4-3 (Victory Cup 1st Round)
20y, 10m, 18d goal.png 10.01.1920 Airdrieonians [h] W3-1 (SFL - game 25)
21y, 6m, 12d goal.png 04.09.1920 St Mirren [h] W5-1 (SFL - game 6)
21y, 7m, 4d goal.png 27.09.1920 Clyde [h] W2-1 (SFL - game 10)
21y, 8m, 21d goal.png 13.11.1920 Falkirk [h] W2-1 (SFL - game 17)
21y, 10m, 2d goal.png 25.12.1920 Aberdeen [a] W3-0 (SFL - game 23)
22y, 0m, 3d goal.png 26.02.1921 Kilmarnock [h] D1-1 (SFL - game 33)
22y, 0m, 10d goal.png 05.03.1921 Motherwell [a] D2-2 (Scottish Cup Quarter Final)
22y, 1m, 10d goal.png 02.04.1921 Aberdeen [h] D2-2 (SFL - game 37)
22y, 10m, 11d goal.png 03.01.1922 Rangers [a] D2-2 (SFL First Division - game 25)
22y, 10m, 15d goal.pnggoal.png 07.01.1922 Dundee [h] W4-1 (SFL First Division - game 26)
23y, 0m, 9d goal.png 04.03.1922 Kilmarnock [a] L1-2 (SFL First Division - game 32)
23y, 0m, 16d goal.png 11.03.1922 Queen of the South [a] W1-0 (Scottish Cup Quarter Final)
23y, 0m, 20d goal.pnggoal.png 15.03.1922 Hibernian [h] W2-0 (SFL First Division - game 33)
23y, 10m, 9d goal.png 01.01.1923 Third Lanark [h] W3-0 (SFL First Division - game 21)
24y, 11m, 17d goal.png 09.02.1924 Bo'ness [h] W3-0 (Scottish Cup 2nd Round)
25y, 0m, 4d goal.png 27.02.1924 Hamilton Academical [a] W2-1 (Scottish Cup 3rd Round replay)
25y, 5m, 23d goal.png 15.08.1924 Hibernian [a] L2-3 (SFL First Division - game 1)
25y, 6m, 7d goal.pnggoal.png 30.08.1924 Morton [a] W6-1 (SFL First Division - game 4)
25y, 9m, 6d goal.png 29.11.1924 Celtic [a] W2-1 (SFL First Division - game 17)
25y, 10m, 18d goal.png 10.01.1925 Airdrieonians [h] W2-1 (SFL First Division - game 25)
26y, 0m, 1d goal.png 24.02.1925 Queen's Park [h] W3-1 (SFL First Division - game 30)
26y, 0m, 5d goal.png 28.02.1925 Motherwell [a] W3-1 (SFL First Division - game 31)
26y, 0m, 19d goal.png 14.03.1925 Hibernian [h] W3-1 (SFL First Division - game 33)
26y, 6m, 27d goal.png 19.09.1925 Hibernian [a] W4-3 (SFL First Division - game 5)
26y, 8m, 8d goal.png 31.10.1925 Airdrieonians [h] L2-3 (SFL First Division - game 11)
26y, 11m, 0d goal.png 23.01.1926 Motherwell [h] W3-0 (Scottish Cup 1st Round)
26y, 11m, 7d goal.png 30.01.1926 Queen's Park [h] D3-3 (SFL First Division - game 25)
27y, 0m, 4d goal.png 27.02.1926 Dundee United [h] W2-0 (SFL First Division - game 29)
27y, 0m, 25d goal.png 20.03.1926 St Johnstone [h] W3-1 (SFL First Division - game 32)
27y, 2m, 1d goal.png 24.04.1926 Heart of Midlothian [h] L1-4 (SFL First Division - game 38)
27y, 2m, 4d goal.png 27.04.1926 Glasgow Select [h] L2-5 (Tom Crichton Benefit)
27y, 11m, 13d goal.pnggoal.png 05.02.1927 King's Park [a] W4-2 (Scottish Cup 2nd Round)
27y, 11m, 16d goal.png 08.02.1927 Queen's Park [h] L1-7 (SFL First Division - game 26)
28y, 5m, 21d goal.pnggoal.png 13.08.1927 Queen's Park [h] W2-0 (SFL First Division - game 1)
28y, 5m, 28d goal.png 20.08.1927 Kilmarnock [a] W3-2 (SFL First Division - game 2)
28y, 6m, 4d goal.png 27.08.1927 Dunfermline Athletic [h] W2-1 (SFL First Division - game 3)
28y, 8m, 6d goal.png 29.10.1927 Heart of Midlothian [h] L1-3 (SFL First Division - game 12)
28y, 8m, 13d goal.png 05.11.1927 Aberdeen [h] W7-0 (SFL First Division - game 13)
28y, 9m, 10d goal.png 03.12.1927 St Mirren [h] W6-2 (SFL First Division - game 17)
28y, 10m, 15d goal.pnggoal.pnggoal.png 07.01.1928 Dunfermline Athletic [a] W7-1 (SFL First Division - game 24)
28y, 10m, 22d goal.png 14.01.1928 Raith Rovers [h] W5-0 (SFL First Division - game 25)
28y, 10m, 29d goal.png 21.01.1928 Caledonian [h] W9-1 (Scottish Cup 1st Round)
28y, 11m, 16d goal.png 08.02.1928 Hibernian [h] W3-0 (SFL First Division - game 27)
29y, 1m, 17d goal.png 09.04.1928 Cowdenbeath [h] L2-4 (SFL First Division - game 36)
29y, 1m, 22d goal.png 14.04.1928 Bo'ness [h] W2-1 (SFL First Division - game 37)
29y, 1m, 29d goal.png 21.04.1928 Celtic [h] D3-3 (SFL First Division - game 38)
29y, 6m, 9d goal.png 01.09.1928 Queen's Park [h] D2-2 (Glasgow Cup Quarter Final)


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