Jimmy Cowan (footballer)

James Clews Cowan (16 June 1926 – 20 June 1968) was a Scottish football goalkeeper who played for St Mirren, Morton, Sunderland, Third Lanark and the Scotland national team.

Jimmy Cowan
Personal information
Full name James Clews Cowan[1]
Date of birth (1926-06-16)16 June 1926
Place of birth Paisley, Scotland
Date of death 20 June 1968(1968-06-20) (aged 42)
Place of death Greenock, Scotland
Position(s) Goalkeeper
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
19??–1944 St Mirren
1944–1953 Morton 141 (0)
1953–1955 Sunderland 28 (0)
1955–1956 Third Lanark 6 (0)
National team
1948–1951 Scotland 25 (0)
1949–1953 Scottish League XI[2] 3 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only