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Hibernian Player Jimmy Cairns Details

Cairns, Jimmy

PositionDefender
NationalityScottish
Signed FromDunipace Thistle
Sold ToThird Lanark
Games Played87 [Show all]
Games Started87
Games On As Sub0
Goals2 (including 1 penalty)
Yellow Cards0
Red Cards0
DebutVs Falkirk on 05/01/1946 in Scottish Southern League (H 4-1)
First GoalVs Falkirk on 05/01/1946 in Scottish Southern League (H 4-1)


Season Breakdown

 Scottish LeagueScottish CupLeague CupOtherTotal
SeasonStarts (As Sub)GoalsStarts (As Sub)GoalsStarts (As Sub)GoalsStarts (As Sub)GoalsStarts (As Sub)Goals
1951/19520 (0)00 (0)02 (0)04 (0)06 (0)0
1950/19517 (0)00 (0)06 (0)00 (0)013 (0)0
1949/195030 (0)01 (0)09 (0)00 (0)040 (0)0
1948/194916 (0)14 (0)00 (0)00 (0)020 (0)1
1947/19481 (0)00 (0)00 (0)00 (0)01 (0)0
1946/19471 (0)00 (0)03 (0)00 (0)04 (0)0
1945/19460 (0)00 (0)00 (0)03 (0)13 (0)1
Totals55 (0)15 (0)020 (0)07 (0)187 (0)2


Last 5 Games Started

DateVenueCompetition (Round)OpponentResultScore
15/08/1951HomeLeague Cup (Group 2 / Group 2)MotherwellLost0-4
11/08/1951AwayLeague Cup (Group 2 / Group 2)Partick ThistleLost2-4
28/07/1951AwaySt Mungo Cup (SF Replay)AberdeenLost1-2
25/07/1951NeutralSt Mungo Cup (SF)AberdeenDrawn1-1
21/07/1951NeutralSt Mungo Cup (QF)MotherwellWon3-1


Last 5 Games Scored In

DateVenueCompetition (Round)OpponentResultScore
15/01/1949HomeScottish League (Division One (old) / 20)AberdeenWon4-1
05/01/1946HomeScottish Southern League (A Division / 24)FalkirkWon4-1


Current Comments

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Jimmy Cairns was born in Bonnybridge, stood 5ft 11in and was a left-back. He was making solid progress when he broke his leg in 1949, which badly hampered his career. Joined Third Lanark in January 1952 and from there went to St Johnstone in 1953, his final senior club.

During the war he served in the Royal Navy and he escaped from the 'Ghurka' when it sank in the Mediterranean in 1942.

Posted by Patrick Roberts on 11/11/2013 - 01:25

Jimmy cairns is my great uncle and proud of him

Posted by linsay on 18/06/2014 - 21:25

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