Jimmy Coyle Player Profile


  • Position: Winger
  • Signed: June 27th, 1955
  • First Manager: Reggie Smith
  • Career Totals: 35 appearances, 8 goals


Playing Seasons


ALL League Cups
Season
1956-57 10 10 4 0 0 5 3 5 1
1955-56 25 25 4 0 0 22 4 3 0
Totals: 35 (0) 8 27 (0) 7 8 (0) 1

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

 Recent First Team Starts
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 19th, 1956 19/09/56 Division Two vs. Alloa Athletic (H) 4 - 3

 Recent First Team Goals
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 19th, 1956 19/09/56 Division Two vs. Alloa Athletic (H) 4 - 3
Sep 5th, 1956 05/09/56 Play-Off 2nd Leg vs. Arbroath (H) 5 - 0
Mar 17th, 1956 17/03/56 B Division vs. Montrose (H) 6 - 3

 List of Goals Scored (click to expand)
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 19th, 1956 19/09/56 Division Two vs. Alloa Athletic (H) 4 - 3 (-)
Sep 5th, 1956 05/09/56 Play-Off 2nd Leg vs. Arbroath (H) 5 - 0 (-)
Mar 17th, 1956 17/03/56 B Division vs. Montrose (H) 6 - 3 (-)
Oct 1st, 1955 01/10/55 B Division vs. Arbroath (A) 4 - 2 (45')
Sep 21st, 1955 21/09/55 B Division vs. Alloa Athletic (H) 6 - 2 (-)
Sep 21st, 1955 21/09/55 B Division vs. Alloa Athletic (H) 6 - 2 (-)

 List of Games Played (click to expand)
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 19th, 1956 19/09/56 Division Two vs. Alloa Athletic (H) 4 - 3
Sep 5th, 1956 05/09/56 Play-Off 2nd Leg vs. Arbroath (H) 5 - 0
Sep 1st, 1956 01/09/56 Sectional Tie vs. Third Lanark (H) 2 - 1
Aug 25th, 1956 25/08/56 Sectional Tie vs. Ayr Utd (A) 1 - 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
Mar 24th, 1956 24/03/56 B Division vs. Ayr Utd (A) 0 - 1
Mar 17th, 1956 17/03/56 B Division vs. Montrose (H) 6 - 3
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 25th, 1956 25/02/56 B Division vs. Alloa Athletic (A) 0 - 1
Feb 11th, 1956 11/02/56 B Division vs. Hamilton (H) 3 - 3
Feb 4th, 1956 04/02/56 5th Round vs. Dundee (H) 2 - 2
Jan 21st, 1956 21/01/56 B Division vs. Arbroath (H) 2 - 1
Jan 14th, 1956 14/01/56 B Division vs. Queen's Park (A) 0 - 0
Dec 26th, 1955 26/12/55 B Division vs. Brechin City (H) 3 - 1
Dec 10th, 1955 10/12/55 B Division vs. Morton (H) 4 - 2
Dec 3rd, 1955 03/12/55 B Division vs. Albion Rovers (A) 1 - 1
Nov 5th, 1955 05/11/55 B Division vs. Cowdenbeath (H) 4 - 4
Oct 29th, 1955 29/10/55 B Division vs. Stenhousemuir (A) 1 - 4
Oct 22nd, 1955 22/10/55 4th Round vs. Dumbarton (H) 4 - 1
Oct 8th, 1955 08/10/55 B Division vs. Third Lanark (H) 1 - 0
Oct 1st, 1955 01/10/55 B Division vs. Arbroath (A) 4 - 2
Sep 28th, 1955 28/09/55 B Division vs. Forfar Athletic (A) 1 - 1
Sep 24th, 1955 24/09/55 B Division vs. St Johnstone (H) 1 - 1
Sep 21st, 1955 21/09/55 B Division vs. Alloa Athletic (H) 6 - 2
Sep 17th, 1955 17/09/55 B Division vs. East Stirling (A) 5 - 5
Sep 14th, 1955 14/09/55 B Division vs. Forfar Athletic (H) 2 - 2
Aug 31st, 1955 31/08/55 Sectional Tie vs. Motherwell (H) 0 - 3
Aug 24th, 1955 24/08/55 B Division vs. Brechin City (A) 2 - 2


Competition History


Comp
LGE 27 7 0 0
SC 2 0 0 0
LC 6 1 0 0
Totals: 35 (0) 8

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


Biography


Jimmy signed from St Mary’s Youth Club in the summer of 1955. Still a teenager, he was very quickly established as a first team regular and was re-signed for the next season. However, he was out of the side by the end of October 1956 and played reserve team football until he was released in April 1957.

Last updated on Tuesday, September 11th, 2012 by S Gracie.





Debut

August 24th, 1955
Brechin City 2 - 2 Dundee United

League (B Division)


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