Jimmy Forbes Player Profile




Playing Seasons


ALL League Cups
Season
1956-57 45 45 2 0 0 33 2 12 0
1955-56 14 14 0 0 0 12 0 2 0
1954-55 8 8 0 0 0 4 0 4 0
1953-54 26 26 5 0 0 20 4 6 1
Totals: 93 (0) 7 69 (0) 6 24 (0) 1

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

 Recent First Team Starts
Apr 22nd, 1957 22/04/57 Division Two vs. Brechin City (H) 2 - 1
Apr 17th, 1957 17/04/57 Division Two vs. Dumbarton (H) 3 - 1
Apr 15th, 1957 15/04/57 Division Two vs. Third Lanark (A) 3 - 2
Apr 13th, 1957 13/04/57 Division Two vs. Cowdenbeath (H) 4 - 1
Apr 8th, 1957 08/04/57 Division Two vs. Arbroath (A) 2 - 2

 Recent First Team Goals
Dec 1st, 1956 01/12/56 Division Two vs. Albion Rovers (H) 7 - 0
Oct 2nd, 1956 02/10/56 Division Two vs. Berwick (H) 6 - 1
Dec 12th, 1953 12/12/53 B Division vs. Albion Rovers (A) 3 - 3
Oct 31st, 1953 31/10/53 B Division vs. Forfar Athletic (A) 2 - 3
Oct 24th, 1953 24/10/53 B Division vs. Cowdenbeath (A) 2 - 4

 List of Goals Scored (click to expand)
Dec 1st, 1956 01/12/56 Division Two vs. Albion Rovers (H) 7 - 0 (52')
Oct 2nd, 1956 02/10/56 Division Two vs. Berwick (H) 6 - 1 (-)
Dec 12th, 1953 12/12/53 B Division vs. Albion Rovers (A) 3 - 3 (13')
Oct 31st, 1953 31/10/53 B Division vs. Forfar Athletic (A) 2 - 3 (10')
Oct 24th, 1953 24/10/53 B Division vs. Cowdenbeath (A) 2 - 4 (24') p
Oct 3rd, 1953 03/10/53 B Division vs. Arbroath (H) 2 - 2 (-)
Aug 8th, 1953 08/08/53 Sectional Tie vs. Morton (A) 3 - 5 (-)

 List of Games Played (click to expand)
Apr 22nd, 1957 22/04/57 Division Two vs. Brechin City (H) 2 - 1
Apr 17th, 1957 17/04/57 Division Two vs. Dumbarton (H) 3 - 1
Apr 15th, 1957 15/04/57 Division Two vs. Third Lanark (A) 3 - 2
Apr 13th, 1957 13/04/57 Division Two vs. Cowdenbeath (H) 4 - 1
Apr 8th, 1957 08/04/57 Division Two vs. Arbroath (A) 2 - 2
Mar 30th, 1957 30/03/57 Division Two vs. Albion Rovers (A) 1 - 5
Mar 23rd, 1957 23/03/57 Division Two vs. Montrose (H) 2 - 2
Mar 16th, 1957 16/03/57 Division Two vs. Forfar Athletic (A) 1 - 3
Mar 9th, 1957 09/03/57 Division Two vs. Clyde (A) 1 - 7
Mar 2nd, 1957 02/03/57 Division Two vs. Morton (H) 0 - 7
Feb 16th, 1957 16/02/57 6th Round vs. Raith Rovers (A) 0 - 7
Feb 9th, 1957 09/02/57 Division Two vs. Stirling Albion (H) 2 - 0
Feb 6th, 1957 06/02/57 5th Round Replay vs. Stenhousemuir (H) 4 - 0
Feb 2nd, 1957 02/02/57 5th Round vs. Stenhousemuir (H) 1 - 1
Jan 26th, 1957 26/01/57 Division Two vs. Hamilton (A) 1 - 4
Jan 19th, 1957 19/01/57 Division Two vs. Stenhousemuir (H) 2 - 0
Jan 12th, 1957 12/01/57 Division Two vs. Stranraer (A) 0 - 1
Jan 5th, 1957 05/01/57 Division Two vs. Arbroath (H) 1 - 0
Jan 2nd, 1957 02/01/57 Division Two vs. Brechin City (A) 0 - 0
Jan 1st, 1957 01/01/57 Division Two vs. St Johnstone (H) 1 - 2
Dec 25th, 1956 25/12/56 Division Two vs. Berwick (A) 6 - 0
Dec 22nd, 1956 22/12/56 Division Two vs. East Stirling (H) 3 - 1
Dec 15th, 1956 15/12/56 Division Two vs. Cowdenbeath (A) 2 - 6
Dec 8th, 1956 08/12/56 Division Two vs. Dumbarton (A) 2 - 3
Dec 1st, 1956 01/12/56 Division Two vs. Albion Rovers (H) 7 - 0
Nov 24th, 1956 24/11/56 Division Two vs. Montrose (A) 2 - 2
Nov 17th, 1956 17/11/56 Division Two vs. Forfar Athletic (H) 2 - 1
Nov 10th, 1956 10/11/56 Division Two vs. Clyde (H) 2 - 4
Nov 3rd, 1956 03/11/56 Division Two vs. Morton (A) 1 - 4
Oct 27th, 1956 27/10/56 Division Two vs. Third Lanark (H) 0 - 1
Oct 20th, 1956 20/10/56 4th Round vs. Third Lanark (H) 5 - 2
Oct 13th, 1956 13/10/56 Division Two vs. Hamilton (H) 2 - 1
Oct 6th, 1956 06/10/56 Division Two vs. Stenhousemuir (A) 1 - 3
Oct 2nd, 1956 02/10/56 Division Two vs. Berwick (H) 6 - 1
Sep 29th, 1956 29/09/56 Division Two vs. Stranraer (H) 2 - 2
Sep 22nd, 1956 22/09/56 Division Two vs. St Johnstone (A) 2 - 3
Sep 5th, 1956 05/09/56 Play-Off 2nd Leg vs. Arbroath (H) 5 - 0
Sep 3rd, 1956 03/09/56 Play-Off 1st Leg vs. Arbroath (A) 0 - 2
Sep 1st, 1956 01/09/56 Sectional Tie vs. Third Lanark (H) 2 - 1
Aug 29th, 1956 29/08/56 Sectional Tie vs. Stenhousemuir (H) 3 - 4
Aug 25th, 1956 25/08/56 Sectional Tie vs. Ayr Utd (A) 1 - 1
Aug 22nd, 1956 22/08/56 Division Two vs. Alloa Athletic (A) 2 - 2
Aug 18th, 1956 18/08/56 Sectional Tie vs. Third Lanark (A) 2 - 1
Aug 15th, 1956 15/08/56 Sectional Tie vs. Stenhousemuir (A) 2 - 3
Aug 11th, 1956 11/08/56 Sectional Tie vs. Ayr Utd (H) 6 - 1
Apr 25th, 1956 25/04/56 B Division vs. Dumbarton (H) 1 - 1
Apr 21st, 1956 21/04/56 B Division vs. Berwick (H) 8 - 1
Apr 18th, 1956 18/04/56 B Division vs. Morton (A) 2 - 3
Apr 7th, 1956 07/04/56 B Division vs. Albion Rovers (H) 2 - 0
Mar 31st, 1956 31/03/56 B Division vs. Stranraer (H) 2 - 2
Mar 24th, 1956 24/03/56 B Division vs. Ayr Utd (A) 0 - 1
Mar 10th, 1956 10/03/56 B Division vs. Cowdenbeath (A) 2 - 3
Mar 3rd, 1956 03/03/56 B Division vs. Stenhousemuir (H) 1 - 0
Feb 11th, 1956 11/02/56 B Division vs. Hamilton (H) 3 - 3
Feb 8th, 1956 08/02/56 5th Round Replay vs. Dundee (A) 0 - 3
Feb 4th, 1956 04/02/56 5th Round vs. Dundee (H) 2 - 2
Jan 28th, 1956 28/01/56 B Division vs. Third Lanark (A) 1 - 0
Jan 7th, 1956 07/01/56 B Division vs. East Stirling (H) 4 - 0
Jan 2nd, 1956 02/01/56 B Division vs. St Johnstone (A) 0 - 2
Nov 6th, 1954 06/11/54 B Division vs. Albion Rovers (H) 1 - 1
Oct 9th, 1954 09/10/54 B Division vs. Brechin City (H) 2 - 3
Oct 2nd, 1954 02/10/54 B Division vs. Airdrie (A) 1 - 2
Sep 25th, 1954 25/09/54 B Division vs. Third Lanark (H) 2 - 0
Sep 4th, 1954 04/09/54 Sectional Tie vs. Brechin City (H) 0 - 1
Aug 28th, 1954 28/08/54 Sectional Tie vs. Ayr Utd (A) 1 - 3
Aug 21st, 1954 21/08/54 Sectional Tie vs. Brechin City (A) 0 - 2
Aug 14th, 1954 14/08/54 Sectional Tie vs. Ayr Utd (H) 2 - 5
Jan 9th, 1954 09/01/54 B Division vs. Arbroath (A) 3 - 4
Jan 4th, 1954 04/01/54 B Division vs. Third Lanark (H) 1 - 1
Jan 1st, 1954 01/01/54 B Division vs. St Johnstone (A) 1 - 4
Dec 26th, 1953 26/12/53 B Division vs. Stenhousemuir (H) 1 - 1
Dec 19th, 1953 19/12/53 B Division vs. Dumbarton (A) 2 - 2
Dec 12th, 1953 12/12/53 B Division vs. Albion Rovers (A) 3 - 3
Dec 5th, 1953 05/12/53 B Division vs. Dunfermline (H) 1 - 0
Nov 28th, 1953 28/11/53 B Division vs. Ayr Utd (A) 1 - 2
Nov 21st, 1953 21/11/53 B Division vs. Alloa Athletic (A) 3 - 1
Nov 14th, 1953 14/11/53 B Division vs. Morton (H) 1 - 5
Nov 7th, 1953 07/11/53 B Division vs. Queen's Park (H) 4 - 0
Oct 31st, 1953 31/10/53 B Division vs. Forfar Athletic (A) 2 - 3
Oct 24th, 1953 24/10/53 B Division vs. Cowdenbeath (A) 2 - 4
Oct 17th, 1953 17/10/53 B Division vs. Motherwell (H) 1 - 0
Oct 10th, 1953 10/10/53 B Division vs. Kilmarnock (A) 2 - 3
Oct 3rd, 1953 03/10/53 B Division vs. Arbroath (H) 2 - 2
Sep 26th, 1953 26/09/53 B Division vs. Third Lanark (A) 1 - 9
Sep 19th, 1953 19/09/53 B Division vs. St Johnstone (H) 1 - 2
Sep 12th, 1953 12/09/53 B Division vs. Stenhousemuir (A) 3 - 4
Sep 5th, 1953 05/09/53 B Division vs. Dumbarton (H) 2 - 1
Aug 29th, 1953 29/08/53 Sectional Tie vs. Kilmarnock (H) 0 - 3
Aug 26th, 1953 26/08/53 Sectional Tie vs. Motherwell (A) 1 - 3
Aug 22nd, 1953 22/08/53 Sectional Tie vs. Morton (H) 2 - 2
Aug 15th, 1953 15/08/53 Sectional Tie vs. Kilmarnock (A) 1 - 4
Aug 12th, 1953 12/08/53 Sectional Tie vs. Motherwell (H) 0 - 5
Aug 8th, 1953 08/08/53 Sectional Tie vs. Morton (A) 3 - 5


Competition History


Comp
LGE 69 6 0 0
SC 6 0 0 0
LC 18 1 0 0
Totals: 93 (0) 7

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


Biography


Jimmy was at Rangers and on loan at Dumbarton before he joined United. He was a regular in the side until January 1954, when he joined the RAF on national service and made a few appearances before he was demobbed in January 1956. He then became a regular in the side again until he was released in May 1957, joining Stenhousemuir.

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





Debut

August 8th, 1953
Greenock Morton 5 - 3 Dundee United

League Cup (Sectional Tie)


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