Player #290

Appearances:

115

Starts:

115

Goals:

1

Seasons:

6

Jock Johnstone
Jock Johnstone

Source: Football card #1751 Jock Johnstone issued by Godfrey Phillips Ltd under the ‘Pinnace’ photo series, 1922-24.

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Jock Johnstone
Jock Johnstone

Source: Football card #1751 Jock Johnstone issued by Godfrey Phillips Ltd under the ‘Pinnace’ photo series, 1922-24.

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Jock Johnstone

Position

Forward

From

1921-22

To

1926-27

IMAGE CREDIT

Jock Johnstone

Seasons Quick-View

Seasons

Age*

25
26
27
28
29
30

Division

D1
D1
D1
D1
D1
D1

Appearances

115
6
14
14
26
38
17

Starts

115
6
14
14
26
38
17

Substitute

0
0
0
0
0
0
0

Unused

0
0
0
0
0
0
0

Goals

1
0
0
0
0
0
1

*Age on opening day of the season

FAC: FA Cup; FL: Football League; D1: Division 1; D2: Division 2; D3: Division 3; PL: Premier League; CH: Championship

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John Charles Johnstone

Birth Date

Tuesday, 7 April 1896

Birth Place

Dundee

Birth Country

Scotland

Villa Youth

n/a

From

Transfer in

Dundee

From

For

Free

On

February 1922

Previous Clubs

Montrose |
Dundee Harp |
Dundee |

Loans Out

None

Transfer Out

To

Reading

For

Free

On

1927

Subsequent Clubs

Reading |

Jock Johnstone
Jock Johnstone

Source: Football card #1751 Jock Johnstone issued by Godfrey Phillips Ltd under the ‘Pinnace’ photo series, 1922-24.

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Jock Johnstone
Jock Johnstone

Source: Football card #1751 Jock Johnstone issued by Godfrey Phillips Ltd under the ‘Pinnace’ photo series, 1922-24.

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Villa Career

Seasons Active, Fee, Starts (Sub) | Goals |

1922-27 Aston Villa, Free, 115 | 1 |

STARTS

SUBS

GOALS

Played Under

George Ramsay led Management Committee |
Billy Smith led Management Committee |

First Squad Appearance

Saturday, 11 March 1922

Debut Appearance

Saturday, 11 March 1922

Birmingham (h), Division One

DEBUT

First Goal

Saturday, 16 April 1927

Final Appearance

Monday, 18 April 1927

Arsenal (h), Division One

FINAL

Final Squad Appearance

Monday, 18 April 1927

Honours

Played for the Villa

Height

Foot

International Team

Not selected

Died

1952, Aged 56

Jock Johnstone

Player #290 for Aston Villa, John Charles Johnstone, known as Jock Johnstone, played as a forward for the club.

Jock played for Villa between 1921-22 and 1926-27 making 115 appearances but only scored a single goal.

Jock was born in Dundee, Scotland, on 7 April 1896 and he made his debut appearance for Villa on 11 March 1922 aged 25.

Villa had signed Jock from hometown club Dundee in February 1922 and although his goal scoring contribution was scant, he was regularly picked for first team duties, reaching double figure appearances in all but his first season.

Jock played his last game for Villa on 18 April 1927 aged 31 before moving on to Reading.

Jock had played under both the George Ramsay and Billy Smith led Management Committees.

Jock passed away in Erdington in 1952 aged 56.