Lewis Thom Player Profile


  • Full Name: Lewis Thom
  • Born: April 10th, 1944 (Stornoway, Isle of Lewis)
  • Died: June 28th, 2019 (Aberdeen)
  • Height: 5' 6
  • Position: Left Winger
  • Signed: May 7th, 1964
  • First Manager: Jerry Kerr
  • Career Totals: 33 appearances, 8 goals
  • Also Played For: Aberdeen, Elgin City, Lincoln City, Shrewsbury Town


Playing Seasons


ALL League Cups
Season
1964-65 29 29 8 0 0 11 2 18 6
1963-64 4 4 0 0 0 - - 4 0
Totals: 33 (0) 8 11 (0) 2 22 (0) 6

ALL = Combined first team appearances
League/Cups = First team starts (sub appearances)
G2G = Goals to Games Ratio

 Recent First Team Starts
May 29th, 1965 29/05/65 Final 1st Leg vs. Motherwell (A) 1 - 3
May 26th, 1965 26/05/65 Semi Final 2nd Leg vs. Partick Th (H) 3 - 0
May 22nd, 1965 22/05/65 Semi Final 1st Leg vs. Partick Th (A) 0 - 0
May 19th, 1965 19/05/65 Sectional Tie vs. Aberdeen (H) 3 - 0
May 15th, 1965 15/05/65 Sectional Tie vs. St Johnstone (A) 5 - 1

 Recent First Team Goals
May 8th, 1965 08/05/65 Sectional Tie vs. Aberdeen (A) 2 - 1
May 1st, 1965 01/05/65 Sectional Tie vs. Dundee (A) 4 - 1
Oct 10th, 1964 10/10/64 Division One vs. Third Lanark (H) 4 - 1
Sep 12th, 1964 12/09/64 Division One vs. Dundee (H) 1 - 4
Sep 9th, 1964 09/09/64 Quarter Final 1st Leg vs. Hamilton (H) 8 - 0

 List of Goals Scored (click to expand)
May 8th, 1965 08/05/65 Sectional Tie vs. Aberdeen (A) 2 - 1 (-)
May 1st, 1965 01/05/65 Sectional Tie vs. Dundee (A) 4 - 1 (-)
Oct 10th, 1964 10/10/64 Division One vs. Third Lanark (H) 4 - 1 (18')
Sep 12th, 1964 12/09/64 Division One vs. Dundee (H) 1 - 4 (28')
Sep 9th, 1964 09/09/64 Quarter Final 1st Leg vs. Hamilton (H) 8 - 0 (86')
Sep 9th, 1964 09/09/64 Quarter Final 1st Leg vs. Hamilton (H) 8 - 0 (30')
Aug 29th, 1964 29/08/64 Sectional Tie vs. Motherwell (H) 2 - 1 (57')
Aug 8th, 1964 08/08/64 Sectional Tie vs. Dundee (A) 3 - 2 (34')

 List of Games Played (click to expand)
May 29th, 1965 29/05/65 Final 1st Leg vs. Motherwell (A) 1 - 3
May 26th, 1965 26/05/65 Semi Final 2nd Leg vs. Partick Th (H) 3 - 0
May 22nd, 1965 22/05/65 Semi Final 1st Leg vs. Partick Th (A) 0 - 0
May 19th, 1965 19/05/65 Sectional Tie vs. Aberdeen (H) 3 - 0
May 15th, 1965 15/05/65 Sectional Tie vs. St Johnstone (A) 5 - 1
May 12th, 1965 12/05/65 Sectional Tie vs. Dundee (H) 3 - 2
May 8th, 1965 08/05/65 Sectional Tie vs. Aberdeen (A) 2 - 1
May 5th, 1965 05/05/65 Sectional Tie vs. St Johnstone (H) 4 - 1
May 1st, 1965 01/05/65 Sectional Tie vs. Dundee (A) 4 - 1
Jan 23rd, 1965 23/01/65 Division One vs. St Mirren (H) 2 - 0
Jan 16th, 1965 16/01/65 Division One vs. Hibernian (A) 4 - 3
Nov 7th, 1964 07/11/64 Division One vs. Clyde (A) 0 - 2
Oct 24th, 1964 24/10/64 Division One vs. Airdrie (A) 3 - 3
Oct 17th, 1964 17/10/64 Division One vs. Falkirk (A) 0 - 0
Oct 10th, 1964 10/10/64 Division One vs. Third Lanark (H) 4 - 1
Oct 3rd, 1964 03/10/64 Division One vs. St Mirren (A) 1 - 2
Sep 30th, 1964 30/09/64 Semi Final vs. Rangers (N) 1 - 2
Sep 26th, 1964 26/09/64 Division One vs. Hibernian (H) 0 - 1
Sep 19th, 1964 19/09/64 Division One vs. Celtic (A) 1 - 1
Sep 16th, 1964 16/09/64 Quarter Final 2nd Leg vs. Hamilton (A) 2 - 1
Sep 12th, 1964 12/09/64 Division One vs. Dundee (H) 1 - 4
Sep 9th, 1964 09/09/64 Quarter Final 1st Leg vs. Hamilton (H) 8 - 0
Sep 5th, 1964 05/09/64 Division One vs. St Johnstone (A) 0 - 2
Aug 29th, 1964 29/08/64 Sectional Tie vs. Motherwell (H) 2 - 1
Aug 26th, 1964 26/08/64 Sectional Tie vs. Falkirk (A) 2 - 5
Aug 22nd, 1964 22/08/64 Sectional Tie vs. Dundee (H) 2 - 1
Aug 15th, 1964 15/08/64 Sectional Tie vs. Motherwell (A) 1 - 0
Aug 12th, 1964 12/08/64 Sectional Tie vs. Falkirk (H) 3 - 0
Aug 8th, 1964 08/08/64 Sectional Tie vs. Dundee (A) 3 - 2
May 20th, 1964 20/05/64 Sectional Tie vs. Aberdeen (A) 0 - 5
May 16th, 1964 16/05/64 Sectional Tie vs. St Johnstone (H) 1 - 0
May 13th, 1964 13/05/64 Sectional Tie vs. Dundee (A) 3 - 3
May 9th, 1964 09/05/64 Sectional Tie vs. Aberdeen (H) 4 - 1


Competition History


Comp
LGE 11 2 0 0
LC 9 4 0 0
SUM 13 2 0 0
Totals: 33 (0) 8

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


Biography


Lewis signed for United from Aberdeen at the end of season 1963-64. He went on to play regularly in the following season until the arrival of Orjan Persson. After that, Lewis spent much of his time in the reserves until he joined Shrewsbury Town in September 1965.

Last updated on Wednesday, May 20th, 2020 by B Orr.





Debut

May 9th, 1964
Dundee United 4 - 1 Aberdeen

Summer Cup (Sectional Tie)


Timeline


  • Date of Birth


    Lewis was born on this date in Stornoway, Isle of Lewis.


  • Signed For Dundee United


  • First Team Debut

    Dundee United 4 - 1 Aberdeen
    Summer Cup (Sectional Tie)


  • First Goal

    Dundee 2 - 3 Dundee United
    League Cup (Sectional Tie)

    A Dundee Derby at Dens Park in the League Cup was how United began what was to prove a season of quickly changing fortunes. However, all went well on the opening day. Denn


  • League Debut

    St Johnstone 2 - 0 Dundee United
    League (Division One)

    United entered this game as clear favourites. Saints had acute injury problems prior to the match and received a further blow when Bill McCarry had to move to the wing (no substitutes at that time). H


  • First League Goal

    Dundee United 1 - 4 Dundee
    League (Division One)

    Over 16,000 were packed into Tannadice for this Derby match and it was United who started the strongest. Dennis Gillespie came close early on when his long range strike found the side netting with Uni


  • Last Goal

    Aberdeen 1 - 2 Dundee United
    Summer Cup (Sectional Tie)


  • Last Appearance

    Motherwell 3 - 1 Dundee United
    Summer Cup (Final 1st Leg)


  • Date of Death


    Lewis died on this date in Aberdeen.