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Alex O'Hara (born 21 October 1956) is a Scottish former professional football player, who is best known for his time with Partick Thistle and Greenock Morton.

Alex O'Hara
Personal information
Full name Alexander O'Hara
Date of birth (1956-10-21) 21 October 1956 (age 62)
Place of birth Glasgow, Scotland
Playing position Midfielder
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1973–1977 Rangers 32 (7)
1977–1984 Partick Thistle 220 (46)
1984–1990 Morton 192 (11)
1990–1991 Hamilton Academical 24 (1)
Total 468 (65)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

O'Hara began his career with Rangers in 1973. Whilst at Ibrox he made over fifty appearances and was rumoured to be made an offer by Manchester United He signed for Partick Thistle where he made over 200 league appearances as Captain, scoring close to fifty goals during his seven-year spell. He then moved on to Greenock Morton, where he spent six years, making over 200 appearances in total. O'Hara then had a brief spell with Hamilton Academical before he moved to the junior leagues with Glenafton Athletic.

External linksEdit

  • Alex O'Hara at Post War English & Scottish Football League A–Z Player's Database