Charlie Thomson Player Profile


  • Full Name: Charles Thomson
  • Born: (Perth)
  • Height: 5' 10
  • Position: Goalkeeper
  • Signed: November 30th, 1939
  • First Manager: Jimmy Allan
  • Career Totals: 30 appearances
  • Also Played For: Exeter City, Falkirk


Playing Seasons


ALL League Cups
Season
1939-40 30 30 0 0 0 - - 30 0
Totals: 30 (0) 0 0 (0) 0 30 (0) 0

ALL = Combined first team appearances
League/Cups = First team starts (sub appearances)
Cln = Clean Sheets | CtGR = Clean Sheets to Games Ratio

 Recent First Team Starts
May 25th, 1940 25/05/40 Eastern Regional vs. East Fife (H) 3 - 2
May 18th, 1940 18/05/40 Eastern Regional vs. Dunfermline (A) 0 - 2
May 11th, 1940 11/05/40 Eastern Regional vs. Hibernian (H) 1 - 3
May 8th, 1940 08/05/40 Eastern Regional vs. Raith Rovers (A) 0 - 5
May 4th, 1940 04/05/40 Final vs. Rangers (N) 0 - 1

 Recent First Team Goals
 None

 List of Goals Scored
None

 List of Games Played (click to expand)
May 25th, 1940 25/05/40 Eastern Regional vs. East Fife (H) 3 - 2
May 18th, 1940 18/05/40 Eastern Regional vs. Dunfermline (A) 0 - 2
May 11th, 1940 11/05/40 Eastern Regional vs. Hibernian (H) 1 - 3
May 8th, 1940 08/05/40 Eastern Regional vs. Raith Rovers (A) 0 - 5
May 4th, 1940 04/05/40 Final vs. Rangers (N) 0 - 1
Apr 27th, 1940 27/04/40 Eastern Regional vs. Falkirk (H) 1 - 3
Apr 24th, 1940 24/04/40 Eastern Regional vs. Aberdeen (A) 1 - 3
Apr 20th, 1940 20/04/40 Eastern Regional vs. Arbroath (A) 2 - 5
Apr 17th, 1940 17/04/40 Semi Final Replay vs. Airdrie (N) 3 - 1
Apr 13th, 1940 13/04/40 Semi Final vs. Airdrie (N) 0 - 0
Apr 8th, 1940 08/04/40 Eastern Regional vs. King's Park (A) 1 - 2
Apr 6th, 1940 06/04/40 Eastern Regional vs. Dundee (A) 1 - 2
Apr 3rd, 1940 03/04/40 Eastern Regional vs. Stenhousemuir (H) 10 - 2
Mar 30th, 1940 30/03/40 Eastern Regional vs. Alloa Athletic (H) 5 - 0
Mar 23rd, 1940 23/03/40 Quarter Final vs. Kilmarnock (H) 3 - 0
Mar 16th, 1940 16/03/40 Eastern Regional vs. St Bernard's (H) 1 - 0
Mar 9th, 1940 09/03/40 2nd Round vs. Third Lanark (H) 7 - 1
Mar 2nd, 1940 02/03/40 1st Round 2nd Leg vs. Partick Th (H) 1 - 1
Feb 24th, 1940 24/02/40 1st Round 1st Leg vs. Partick Th (A) 4 - 2
Feb 17th, 1940 17/02/40 Eastern Regional vs. Hearts (H) 3 - 2
Feb 10th, 1940 10/02/40 Eastern Regional vs. St Johnstone (A) 3 - 1
Jan 13th, 1940 13/01/40 Eastern Regional vs. Falkirk (A) 2 - 4
Jan 6th, 1940 06/01/40 Eastern Regional vs. Arbroath (H) 4 - 2
Jan 2nd, 1940 02/01/40 Eastern Regional vs. East Fife (A) 6 - 3
Jan 1st, 1940 01/01/40 Eastern Regional vs. Dundee (H) 2 - 1
Dec 30th, 1939 30/12/39 Eastern Regional vs. Alloa Athletic (A) 1 - 2
Dec 23rd, 1939 23/12/39 Eastern Regional vs. Raith Rovers (H) 1 - 1
Dec 16th, 1939 16/12/39 Eastern Regional vs. St Bernard's (A) 2 - 4
Dec 9th, 1939 09/12/39 Eastern Regional vs. Hibernian (A) 2 - 6
Dec 2nd, 1939 02/12/39 Eastern Regional vs. Dunfermline (H) 5 - 2


Competition History


Comp
WAR 23 0 0 0
EWC 7 0 0 0
Totals: 30 (0) 0

 Apps = First Team Appearances (Sub Appearances) | Gls = Goals
 Cln = Clean Sheets | CtGR = Clean Sheets to Games Ratio
 Yel = Yellow Cards/Cautions | Red = Red Cards/Dismissals


Biography


Charlie had been with Alloa Athletic, Falkirk, Brighton & Hove Albion and Exeter City. Following the outbreak of WW2, he was based in the local area and joined United, retaining the keeper’s jersey for most of 1939-40. He played in the Emergency War Cup final and left United at the end of the season.

Last updated on Monday, April 8th, 2024 by N Harkiss.





Debut

December 2nd, 1939
Dundee United 5 - 2 Dunfermline Athletic

Wartime (Eastern Regional)


Timeline


  • Date of Birth


    Charlie has an unknown date of birth.


  • Signed For Dundee United


  • First Team Debut

    Dundee United 5 - 2 Dunfermline
    Wartime (Eastern Regional)


  • Last Appearance

    Dundee United 3 - 2 East Fife
    Wartime (Eastern Regional)