Billy Johnston

Personal information

Player name
Billy Johnston (William Gifford Johnston)
Date of birth:
16th January 1901
Country of birth:
Scotland
Player position
Inside Forward

Stockport County career

Stockport County appearance number (SCAN):
298 (more info)
First appearance:
Vs. Middlesbrough on 20th December 1924 (view match)

Transfer history

1924/25 season - signed from:
Huddersfield Town
1928/29 season - next club:
Manchester United

All time stats

Total
Appearances
Total
Goals
Total
Yellow cards
Total
Red cards
74 27 0 0

Stats by season

Season Appearances Goals Yellow
Cards
Red
Cards
League Cup
1924/25 13 1 0 0 0
1925/26 13 0 1 0 0
1926/27 40 1 25 0 0
1927/28 6 0 1 0 0

Games played by Billy Johnston

Date Opposition Result Competition    
20/12/1924 Middlesbrough (A) D 1 - 1 English Second Division (View info)
25/12/1924 Barnsley (H) W 1 - 0 English Second Division (View info)
26/12/1924 Barnsley (A) W 1 - 0 English Second Division (View info)
01/01/1925 Wolverhampton Wanderers (H) D 1 - 1 English Second Division (View info)
10/01/1925 Queens Park Rangers (A) W 3 - 1 FA Cup (Rd 1) (View info)
17/01/1925 Oldham Athletic (A) D 0 - 0 English Second Division (View info)
21/03/1925 Blackpool (A) W 1 - 0 English Second Division (View info)
04/04/1925 South Shields (A) W 1 - 0 English Second Division (View info)
10/04/1925 Manchester United (A) L 2 - 0 English Second Division (View info)
11/04/1925 Bradford City (H) W 3 - 0 English Second Division (View info)
13/04/1925 Wolverhampton Wanderers (A) L 3 - 0 English Second Division (View info)
18/04/1925 Port Vale (A) L 4 - 1 English Second Division (View info)
25/04/1925 Middlesbrough (H) D 1 - 1 English Second Division (View info)
02/05/1925 Leicester City (A) L 4 - 0 English Second Division (View info)
29/08/1925 Stoke City (A) L 3 - 0 English Second Division (View info)
31/08/1925 The Wednesday (H) L 2 - 0 English Second Division (View info)
14/09/1925 Swansea Town (A) L 4 - 0 English Second Division (View info)
19/09/1925 Fulham (A) L 1 - 0 English Second Division (View info)
21/09/1925 The Wednesday (A) L 6 - 2 English Second Division (View info)
26/09/1925 South Shields (H) W 4 - 1 English Second Division (View info)
03/10/1925 Preston North End (A) L 5 - 3 English Second Division (View info)
10/10/1925 Middlesbrough (H) L 2 - 1 English Second Division (View info)
17/10/1925 Barnsley (H) D 1 - 1 English Second Division (View info)
31/10/1925 Hull City (H) L 1 - 0 English Second Division (View info)
19/12/1925 Derby County (A) L 4 - 0 English Second Division (View info)
25/12/1925 Portsmouth (H) D 3 - 3 English Second Division (View info)
26/12/1925 Portsmouth (A) L 4 - 0 English Second Division (View info)
28/08/1926 Halifax Town (A) L 4 - 1 English Third Division (North) (View info)
30/08/1926 Doncaster Rovers (H) W 1 - 0 English Third Division (North) (View info)
04/09/1926 Lincoln City (H) D 3 - 3 English Third Division (North) (View info)
06/09/1926 Doncaster Rovers (A) W 2 - 1 English Third Division (North) (View info)
11/09/1926 Accrington Stanley (A) W 4 - 2 English Third Division (North) (View info)
18/09/1926 Durham City (H) W 4 - 0 English Third Division (North) (View info)
25/09/1926 Tranmere Rovers (A) D 0 - 0 English Third Division (North) (View info)
02/10/1926 Rochdale (H) W 3 - 0 English Third Division (North) (View info)
09/10/1926 Southport (A) D 2 - 2 English Third Division (North) (View info)
16/10/1926 Wrexham (A) L 2 - 1 English Third Division (North) (View info)
23/10/1926 Wigan Borough (H) W 4 - 1 English Third Division (North) (View info)
30/10/1926 Stoke City (A) W 1 - 0 English Third Division (North) (View info)
06/11/1926 Rotherham United (H) W 3 - 1 English Third Division (North) (View info)
13/11/1926 Bradford Park Avenue (A) L 3 - 1 English Third Division (North) (View info)
20/11/1926 Walsall (H) L 2 - 0 English Third Division (North) (View info)
27/11/1926 Nelson (A) L 4 - 1 FA Cup (Rd 1) (View info)
04/12/1926 Chesterfield (H) W 4 - 0 English Third Division (North) (View info)
18/12/1926 New Brighton (H) W 1 - 0 English Third Division (North) (View info)
25/12/1926 Barrow (A) W 3 - 1 English Third Division (North) (View info)
27/12/1926 Barrow (H) W 7 - 0 English Third Division (North) (View info)
01/01/1927 Crewe Alexandra (H) W 3 - 1 English Third Division (North) (View info)
15/01/1927 Halifax Town (H) L 3 - 1 English Third Division (North) (View info)
22/01/1927 Lincoln City (A) W 3 - 1 English Third Division (North) (View info)
05/02/1927 Durham City (A) W 5 - 1 English Third Division (North) (View info)
08/02/1927 Accrington Stanley (H) D 3 - 3 English Third Division (North) (View info)
12/02/1927 Tranmere Rovers (H) W 2 - 1 English Third Division (North) (View info)
19/02/1927 Rochdale (A) L 2 - 0 English Third Division (North) (View info)
26/02/1927 Southport (H) L 4 - 2 English Third Division (North) (View info)
05/03/1927 Wrexham (H) W 3 - 2 English Third Division (North) (View info)
12/03/1927 Wigan Borough (A) L 2 - 0 English Third Division (North) (View info)
19/03/1927 Stoke City (H) D 2 - 2 English Third Division (North) (View info)
26/03/1927 Rotherham United (A) W 2 - 1 English Third Division (North) (View info)
02/04/1927 Bradford Park Avenue (H) L 2 - 1 English Third Division (North) (View info)
09/04/1927 Walsall (A) L 1 - 0 English Third Division (North) (View info)
11/04/1927 Ashington (A) D 1 - 1 English Third Division (North) (View info)
15/04/1927 Crewe Alexandra (A) L 3 - 2 English Third Division (North) (View info)
16/04/1927 Nelson (H) W 4 - 1 English Third Division (North) (View info)
18/04/1927 Hartlepools United (H) D 3 - 3 English Third Division (North) (View info)
23/04/1927 Chesterfield (A) L 3 - 0 English Third Division (North) (View info)
30/04/1927 Ashington (H) W 6 - 2 English Third Division (North) (View info)
07/05/1927 New Brighton (A) W 2 - 1 English Third Division (North) (View info)
27/08/1927 Rotherham United (H) W 2 - 0 English Third Division (North) (View info)
10/09/1927 Durham City (H) W 2 - 1 English Third Division (North) (View info)
17/09/1927 Wrexham (A) L 1 - 0 English Third Division (North) (View info)
24/09/1927 Chesterfield (H) W 3 - 0 English Third Division (North) (View info)
01/10/1927 Bradford Park Avenue (A) L 2 - 0 English Third Division (North) (View info)
08/10/1927 Tranmere Rovers (H) W 1 - 0 English Third Division (North) (View info)
Date Opposition Result
20/12/24 Middlesbrough (A) D 1 - 1
25/12/24 Barnsley (H) W 1 - 0
26/12/24 Barnsley (A) W 1 - 0
01/01/25 Wolverhampton Wanderers (H) D 1 - 1
10/01/25 Queens Park Rangers (A) W 3 - 1
17/01/25 Oldham Athletic (A) D 0 - 0
21/03/25 Blackpool (A) W 1 - 0
04/04/25 South Shields (A) W 1 - 0
10/04/25 Manchester United (A) L 2 - 0
11/04/25 Bradford City (H) W 3 - 0
13/04/25 Wolverhampton Wanderers (A) L 3 - 0
18/04/25 Port Vale (A) L 4 - 1
25/04/25 Middlesbrough (H) D 1 - 1
02/05/25 Leicester City (A) L 4 - 0
29/08/25 Stoke City (A) L 3 - 0
31/08/25 The Wednesday (H) L 2 - 0
14/09/25 Swansea Town (A) L 4 - 0
19/09/25 Fulham (A) L 1 - 0
21/09/25 The Wednesday (A) L 6 - 2
26/09/25 South Shields (H) W 4 - 1
03/10/25 Preston North End (A) L 5 - 3
10/10/25 Middlesbrough (H) L 2 - 1
17/10/25 Barnsley (H) D 1 - 1
31/10/25 Hull City (H) L 1 - 0
19/12/25 Derby County (A) L 4 - 0
25/12/25 Portsmouth (H) D 3 - 3
26/12/25 Portsmouth (A) L 4 - 0
28/08/26 Halifax Town (A) L 4 - 1
30/08/26 Doncaster Rovers (H) W 1 - 0
04/09/26 Lincoln City (H) D 3 - 3
06/09/26 Doncaster Rovers (A) W 2 - 1
11/09/26 Accrington Stanley (A) W 4 - 2
18/09/26 Durham City (H) W 4 - 0
25/09/26 Tranmere Rovers (A) D 0 - 0
02/10/26 Rochdale (H) W 3 - 0
09/10/26 Southport (A) D 2 - 2
16/10/26 Wrexham (A) L 2 - 1
23/10/26 Wigan Borough (H) W 4 - 1
30/10/26 Stoke City (A) W 1 - 0
06/11/26 Rotherham United (H) W 3 - 1
13/11/26 Bradford Park Avenue (A) L 3 - 1
20/11/26 Walsall (H) L 2 - 0
27/11/26 Nelson (A) L 4 - 1
04/12/26 Chesterfield (H) W 4 - 0
18/12/26 New Brighton (H) W 1 - 0
25/12/26 Barrow (A) W 3 - 1
27/12/26 Barrow (H) W 7 - 0
01/01/27 Crewe Alexandra (H) W 3 - 1
15/01/27 Halifax Town (H) L 3 - 1
22/01/27 Lincoln City (A) W 3 - 1
05/02/27 Durham City (A) W 5 - 1
08/02/27 Accrington Stanley (H) D 3 - 3
12/02/27 Tranmere Rovers (H) W 2 - 1
19/02/27 Rochdale (A) L 2 - 0
26/02/27 Southport (H) L 4 - 2
05/03/27 Wrexham (H) W 3 - 2
12/03/27 Wigan Borough (A) L 2 - 0
19/03/27 Stoke City (H) D 2 - 2
26/03/27 Rotherham United (A) W 2 - 1
02/04/27 Bradford Park Avenue (H) L 2 - 1
09/04/27 Walsall (A) L 1 - 0
11/04/27 Ashington (A) D 1 - 1
15/04/27 Crewe Alexandra (A) L 3 - 2
16/04/27 Nelson (H) W 4 - 1
18/04/27 Hartlepools United (H) D 3 - 3
23/04/27 Chesterfield (A) L 3 - 0
30/04/27 Ashington (H) W 6 - 2
07/05/27 New Brighton (A) W 2 - 1
27/08/27 Rotherham United (H) W 2 - 0
10/09/27 Durham City (H) W 2 - 1
17/09/27 Wrexham (A) L 1 - 0
24/09/27 Chesterfield (H) W 3 - 0
01/10/27 Bradford Park Avenue (A) L 2 - 0
08/10/27 Tranmere Rovers (H) W 1 - 0