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National football team player Jim Leighton

James "Jim" Leighton
Born 24 July 1958 (age 62)

National team appearances of Jim Leighton

Team / Clubs of footballerPeriodCapsCapt.Sub. inSub. offGoalsPen.Goals/ Caps
Scotland
13 Oct 1982 - 10 Oct 199891438-61-1-0.670
Total:91438-61*-1-0.670
Aberdeen FC, Aberdeen13 Oct 1982 - 14 Sep 19884503-32-0.711
Manchester United FC, Manchester08 Feb 1989 - 20 Jun 19901311-13-1.000
Hibernian FC, Edinburgh17 Nov 1993 - 08 Jun 199723324-10-0.435
Aberdeen FC, Aberdeen07 Sep 1997 - 10 Oct 19981001-6-1-0.600
* - goals from players of non-European teams are not considered
Player stats by competition
Competition
Played
Capt.
Sub. in
Sub. off
Goals
Pen.
Goals/ Caps
British Championship (BC)
5
-6
-1.200
European Championship qualifiers (QE)
22
1
1
-15
-0.682
World Cup qualifiers (QW)
23
1
-18
-1
-0.783
World Cup final tournament (WC)
9
-5
-0.556
Friendly matches and other tournaments
32
3
2
7
-17
-0.531
Total:
91
4
3
8
-61
-1
-0.670
Record of national team matches played by Jim Leighton
National teamPlayedWonDrawnLostGoals ForGoals AgainstWinning Percentage
Scotland football team
91
4222271107858.3

Jim Leighton's international caps

as player of Aberdeen FC, Aberdeen:
1
13 Oct 1982

Glasgow, Hampden Park

UEFA Euro 1984 Qualifying, Group 1
2
17 Nov 1982

Bern, Wankdorfstadion

UEFA Euro 1984 Qualifying, Group 1
-2хgoal
3
15 Dec 1982

Brussels, Stade du Heysel

UEFA Euro 1984 Qualifying, Group 1
-3хgoal
4
30 Mar 1983

Glasgow, Hampden Park

UEFA Euro 1984 Qualifying, Group 1
-2хgoal
5
28 May 1983

Cardiff, Ninian Park

British Championship 1983
6
01 Jun 1983

London, British Empire Exhibition Stadium (Wembley)

British Championship 1983
-2хgoal
7
16 Jun 1983

Edmonton, Commonwealth Stadium

Friendly International
8
19 Jun 1983

Toronto, Varsity Stadium

Friendly International
9
21 Sep 1983

Glasgow, Hampden Park

Friendly International
10
12 Oct 1983

Glasgow, Hampden Park

UEFA Euro 1984 Qualifying, Group 1
-1хgoal
11
13 Dec 1983

Belfast, Windsor Park

British Championship 1983-1984
-2хgoal
12
28 Feb 1984

Glasgow, Hampden Park

British Championship 1983-1984
-1хgoal
13
26 May 1984

Glasgow, Hampden Park

British Championship 1983-1984
-1хgoal
14
01 Jun 1984

Marseille, Stade Vélodrome

Friendly International
-2хgoal
15
12 Sep 1984

Glasgow, Hampden Park

Friendly International
-1хgoal
16
17 Oct 1984

Glasgow, Hampden Park

1986 FIFA World Cup Qualification, Group 7
17
14 Nov 1984

Glasgow, Hampden Park

1986 FIFA World Cup Qualification, Group 7
-1хgoal
18
27 Feb 1985

Seville, Estadio Ramón Sánchez Pizjuán

1986 FIFA World Cup Qualification, Group 7
-1хgoal
19
27 Mar 1985

Glasgow, Hampden Park

1986 FIFA World Cup Qualification, Group 7
-1хgoal
20
25 May 1985

Glasgow, Hampden Park

1985 Rous Cup
21
28 May 1985

Reykjavík, Laugardalsvöllur

1986 FIFA World Cup Qualification, Group 7
22
10 Sep 1985

Cardiff, Ninian Park

1986 FIFA World Cup Qualification, Group 7
-1хgoal
23
16 Oct 1985

Glasgow, Hampden Park

Friendly International
24
20 Nov 1985

Glasgow, Hampden Park

1986 FIFA World Cup Qualification
25
04 Dec 1985

Melbourne, Olympic Park Stadium

1986 FIFA World Cup Qualification
26
28 Jan 1986

Ramat Gan, National Stadium

Friendly International
27
04 Jun 1986

Ciudad Nezahualcóyotl, Estadio Neza 86

1986 FIFA World Cup Final Tournament, Group E
-1хgoal
28
08 Jun 1986

Santiago de Querétaro, Estadio Corregidora

1986 FIFA World Cup Final Tournament, Group E
-2хgoal
29
13 Jun 1986

Ciudad Nezahualcóyotl, Estadio Neza 86

1986 FIFA World Cup Final Tournament, Group E
30
10 Sep 1986

Glasgow, Hampden Park

UEFA Euro 1988 Qualifying, Group 7
31
15 Oct 1986

Dublin, Lansdowne Road

UEFA Euro 1988 Qualifying, Group 7
32
12 Nov 1986

Glasgow, Hampden Park

UEFA Euro 1988 Qualifying, Group 7
33
18 Feb 1987

Glasgow, Hampden Park

UEFA Euro 1988 Qualifying, Group 7
-1хgoal
34
01 Apr 1987

Anderlecht, Stade Constant Vanden Stock (Parc Astrid)

UEFA Euro 1988 Qualifying, Group 7
-4хgoal
35
23 May 1987

Glasgow, Hampden Park

1987 Rous Cup
36
09 Sep 1987

Glasgow, Hampden Park

Friendly International
37
14 Oct 1987

Glasgow, Hampden Park

UEFA Euro 1988 Qualifying, Group 7
38
11 Nov 1987

Sofia, National Stadium Vasil Levski

UEFA Euro 1988 Qualifying, Group 7
39
02 Dec 1987

Esch sur Alzette, Stade de la Frontière

UEFA Euro 1988 Qualifying, Group 7
40
17 Feb 1988

Riyadh, Prince Faisal Bin Fahd Stadium

Friendly International
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