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James " Jimmy " Thomson

Posted: Sat Aug 22, 2015 6:01 pm
by mackem50
Was manager of Swansea Town 1927/31,apparently he was Scottish. I cannot find any information on him, where he was born and when, clubs played for and managed etc. He led Swansea Town on a historic tour of Spain and Portugal in 1927 where they beat Real Madrid 3-0.

Re: James " Jimmy " Thomson

Posted: Sun Aug 23, 2015 12:14 pm
by jeroen
James Hunter Thomson born Shetland isl. 9-5-1884 died late 1959 early 1960 (?)
Played for Hearts 02-03 Leith 03-06 Portsmouth 06-11 Coventry 11-13 Bury 13-15 and Nelson. Managed Bury 1923-27, Swansea, Halifax Town 1936-1947

Re: James " Jimmy " Thomson

Posted: Sun Aug 23, 2015 12:45 pm
by mackem50
Thanks!

Re: James " Jimmy " Thomson

Posted: Sun Aug 23, 2015 2:18 pm
by ScottishFA
Died 22 November 1959 in Bury, Lancashire.