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Hibernian Player John Murphy Details

Murphy, John

PositionForward
Date of Birth26/11/1949
Place of BirthEdinburgh
NationalityScottish
Signed FromTynecastle BC
Sold ToGreenock Morton
Games Played17 [Show all]
Games Started12
Games On As Sub5
Goals3
Yellow Cards0
Red Cards0
DebutVs Motherwell on 30/08/1967 in League Cup (A 1-2)
Age on Debut17 Years and 277 Days
First GoalVs Motherwell on 30/08/1967 in League Cup (A 1-2)
Age at First Goal17 Years and 277 Days


Season Breakdown

 Scottish LeagueScottish CupLeague CupOtherTotal
SeasonStarts (As Sub)GoalsStarts (As Sub)GoalsStarts (As Sub)GoalsStarts (As Sub)GoalsStarts (As Sub)Goals
1970/19711 (0)00 (0)00 (0)00 (0)01 (0)0
1969/19705 (3)10 (0)02 (0)10 (0)07 (3)2
1968/19690 (1)00 (0)00 (1)00 (0)00 (2)0
1967/19682 (0)00 (0)02 (0)10 (0)04 (0)1
Totals8 (4)10 (0)04 (1)20 (0)012 (5)3


Last 5 Games Started

DateVenueCompetition (Round)OpponentResultScore
01/01/1971AwayScottish League (Division One (old) / 19)Heart of MidlothianDrawn0-0
07/03/1970AwayScottish League (Division One (old) / 26)Airdrieonians (1878-2002)Lost2-3
03/03/1970AwayScottish League (Division One (old) / 25)St MirrenDrawn3-3
28/02/1970HomeScottish League (Division One (old) / 24)RangersDrawn2-2
21/02/1970AwayScottish League (Division One (old) / 23)MortonDrawn1-1


Last 5 Games As A Used Sub

DateVenueCompetition (Round)OpponentResultScore
18/04/1970AwayScottish League (Division One (old) / 34)Dunfermline AthleticWon2-1
08/11/1969HomeScottish League (Division One (old) / 11)ClydeWon1-0
01/11/1969AwayScottish League (Division One (old) / 10)St JohnstoneLost0-1
15/03/1969HomeScottish League (Division One (old) / 27)ArbroathLost1-2
10/08/1968HomeLeague Cup (Group 1 / Group 1)St JohnstoneLost0-1


Last 5 Games Scored In

DateVenueCompetition (Round)OpponentResultScore
18/04/1970AwayScottish League (Division One (old) / 34)Dunfermline AthleticWon2-1
09/08/1969HomeLeague Cup (Group 2 / Group 2)ClydeWon4-1
30/08/1967AwayLeague Cup (Group 3 / Group 3)MotherwellLost1-2


Current Comments

2 comments so far (post your own)

A talented youngster signed by Bob Shankly in 1966. Made fleeting first-team appearances in his relatively short time at the club. Played on the tour of Nigeria and Ghana in May/June 1968. In June 1971 he joined Morton.
Also played for Stirling Albion, Cowdenbeath & Newtongrange Star.

Posted by Patrick Roberts on 05/05/2011 - 13:57

Interesting thread on 'hibs.net', entitled - "John Murphy - perhaps not a legend, but a genuinely nice guy" (24/01/2010)

Posted by Patrick Roberts on 06/07/2012 - 01:17

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