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WILLIE JOHNSTON

Full Name: William McClure Johnston

Position: Winger

Date of Birth: 19th December 1946
Birthplace: Maryhill, Glasgow, Scotland

Nationality: Scottish

Joined Albion: December 1972 from Glasgow Rangers for a fee of 138,000 (became Albion's record signing)
Competitive Albion Debut: 09/12/1972 v Liverpool (H) First Division, drew 1-1
First Goal: 31/10/1973 v Exeter City (H) League Cup, lost 1-3

Last Competitive Albion Appearance: 14/03/1979 v Chelsea (as substitute) (H) First Division, won 1-0
Last Goal:
27/03/1978 v Bristol City (H) First Division, won 2-1
Left Albion:
Joined Vancouver Whitecaps in March 1979 for a fee of 100,000

ALBION STATISTICS

COMPETITIVE FIRST TEAM APPEARANCES:

SEASON LEAGUE FA CUP LEAGUE CUP EUROPEAN OTHERS TOTAL
1972/73 22 5 0 - 0 27
1973/74 35 4 2 - - 41
1974/75 38 3 3 - 3 47
1975/76 39 4 2 - 3 48
1976/77 34 2 3 - 3 42
1977/78 32 6 3 - 0 41
1978/79 3+4 0+1 2 0 0 5+5
TOTAL 203+4 24+1 15 0 9 251+5

GOALS:

SEASON LEAGUE FA CUP LEAGUE CUP EUROPEAN OTHERS TOTAL
1972/73 0 0 0 - 0 0
1973/74 2 1 1 - - 4
1974/75 7 0 0 - 1 8
1975/76 6 0 1 - 0 7
1976/77 1 1 0 - 1 3
1977/78 2 4 0 - 0 6
1978/79 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 18 6 2 0 2 28

Other games include: 1972/73 & 1974/75 - Texaco Cup; 1975/76 & 1976/77 - Anglo-Scottish Cup
 

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