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George McKinley Cassidy McCluskey (born 19 September 1957) is a Scottish former footballer, who played for clubs including Celtic and Leeds United. He finished as the top scorer in the Scottish Premier Division in the 1981–82 season.[2]

George McCluskey
Personal information
Full name George McKinley Cassidy McCluskey
Date of birth (1957-09-19) 19 September 1957 (age 61)
Place of birth Hamilton, Scotland
Playing position Striker
Youth career
Thorniewood United
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1975–1983 Celtic 145 (54)
1983–1986 Leeds United 73 (16)
1986–1989 Hibernian 83 (16)
1989–1992 Hamilton Academical 95 (34)
1992–1994 Kilmarnock 57 (13)
1994–1996 Clyde 35 (8)
Total 488 (141)
National team
1978–1982 Scotland U21[1] 7 (4)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

McCluskey is now a coach at Celtic's Youth Academy.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://www.fitbastats.com/scotlandu21/player.php?playerid=54
  2. ^ Scotland - List of Topscorers RSSSF
  3. ^ "Tonight on the Huddle Online". Celtic FC. 21 May 2015. Retrieved 20 July 2015.

External linksEdit

  • George McCluskey at Post War English & Scottish Football League A–Z Player's Database