Jimmy Murphy Player Profile


  • Full Name: Jimmy Murphy
  • Position: Winger
  • Signed: June 7th, 1954
  • First Manager: Willie MacFadyen
  • Career Totals: 27 appearances, 6 goals
  • Also Played For: Brechin City, Celtic


Playing Seasons


ALL League Cups
Season
1955-56 2 2 0 0 0 - - 2 0
1954-55 24 24 6 0 0 18 5 6 1
1952-53 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 - -
Totals: 27 (0) 6 19 (0) 5 8 (0) 1

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

 Recent First Team Starts
Aug 27th, 1955 27/08/55 Sectional Tie vs. Albion Rovers (A) 3 - 3
Aug 13th, 1955 13/08/55 Sectional Tie vs. Albion Rovers (H) 1 - 3
May 2nd, 1955 02/05/55 B Division vs. Albion Rovers (A) 2 - 3
Apr 23rd, 1955 23/04/55 B Division vs. Cowdenbeath (A) 1 - 3
Apr 16th, 1955 16/04/55 B Division vs. Arbroath (H) 6 - 1

 Recent First Team Goals
Apr 16th, 1955 16/04/55 B Division vs. Arbroath (H) 6 - 1
Apr 9th, 1955 09/04/55 B Division vs. Forfar Athletic (A) 4 - 1
Apr 2nd, 1955 02/04/55 B Division vs. Morton (H) 5 - 0
Mar 12th, 1955 12/03/55 B Division vs. Queen's Park (A) 1 - 1
Jan 22nd, 1955 22/01/55 B Division vs. Ayr Utd (H) 3 - 0

 List of Goals Scored (click to expand)
Apr 16th, 1955 16/04/55 B Division vs. Arbroath (H) 6 - 1 (-)
Apr 9th, 1955 09/04/55 B Division vs. Forfar Athletic (A) 4 - 1 (-)
Apr 2nd, 1955 02/04/55 B Division vs. Morton (H) 5 - 0 (-)
Mar 12th, 1955 12/03/55 B Division vs. Queen's Park (A) 1 - 1 (-)
Jan 22nd, 1955 22/01/55 B Division vs. Ayr Utd (H) 3 - 0 (-)
Sep 1st, 1954 01/09/54 Sectional Tie vs. Dunfermline (H) 3 - 1 (-)

 List of Games Played (click to expand)
Aug 27th, 1955 27/08/55 Sectional Tie vs. Albion Rovers (A) 3 - 3
Aug 13th, 1955 13/08/55 Sectional Tie vs. Albion Rovers (H) 1 - 3
May 2nd, 1955 02/05/55 B Division vs. Albion Rovers (A) 2 - 3
Apr 23rd, 1955 23/04/55 B Division vs. Cowdenbeath (A) 1 - 3
Apr 16th, 1955 16/04/55 B Division vs. Arbroath (H) 6 - 1
Apr 9th, 1955 09/04/55 B Division vs. Forfar Athletic (A) 4 - 1
Apr 2nd, 1955 02/04/55 B Division vs. Morton (H) 5 - 0
Mar 19th, 1955 19/03/55 B Division vs. Alloa Athletic (A) 0 - 0
Mar 12th, 1955 12/03/55 B Division vs. Queen's Park (A) 1 - 1
Feb 12th, 1955 12/02/55 B Division vs. Cowdenbeath (H) 0 - 0
Feb 5th, 1955 05/02/55 B Division vs. Brechin City (A) 3 - 2
Jan 29th, 1955 29/01/55 B Division vs. Arbroath (A) 1 - 3
Jan 22nd, 1955 22/01/55 B Division vs. Ayr Utd (H) 3 - 0
Jan 8th, 1955 08/01/55 B Division vs. Airdrie (H) 3 - 4
Dec 18th, 1954 18/12/54 B Division vs. Forfar Athletic (H) 3 - 4
Dec 11th, 1954 11/12/54 B Division vs. Morton (A) 0 - 5
Nov 13th, 1954 13/11/54 B Division vs. Dunfermline (A) 1 - 3
Oct 23rd, 1954 23/10/54 4th Round vs. Forfar Athletic (H) 1 - 3
Oct 16th, 1954 16/10/54 B Division vs. Ayr Utd (A) 1 - 5
Sep 18th, 1954 18/09/54 B Division vs. St Johnstone (A) 0 - 4
Sep 11th, 1954 11/09/54 B Division vs. Stenhousemuir (H) 1 - 1
Sep 4th, 1954 04/09/54 Sectional Tie vs. Brechin City (H) 0 - 1
Sep 1st, 1954 01/09/54 Sectional Tie vs. Dunfermline (H) 3 - 1
Aug 21st, 1954 21/08/54 Sectional Tie vs. Brechin City (A) 0 - 2
Aug 18th, 1954 18/08/54 Sectional Tie vs. Dunfermline (A) 1 - 3
Aug 14th, 1954 14/08/54 Sectional Tie vs. Ayr Utd (H) 2 - 5
Mar 14th, 1953 14/03/53 B Division vs. Morton (A) 2 - 1


Competition History


Comp
LGE 19 5 0 0
SC 1 0 0 0
LC 7 1 0 0
Totals: 27 (0) 6

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


Biography


Jimmy was with Blantyre Celtic when he made his first appearance for United as a trialist. He then appears to have joined Celtic but signed for United on a free transfer. Jimmy was a regular in the side in season 1954-55 and re-signed for the following season, but was released in October 1955, signing for Brechin City

Last updated on Tuesday, September 11th, 2012 by J Myles.





Debut

March 14th, 1953
Greenock Morton 1 - 2 Dundee United

League (B Division)


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