Gerry McCoy

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Gerry McCoy
Personal information
Date of birth (1960-12-24) 24 December 1960 (age 59)
Place of birth Glasgow, Scotland
Playing position(s) Forward
Senior career*
1979–1981 Queen's Park 53 (20)
1981–1983 Heart of Midlothian 27 (9)
1983Berwick Rangers (loan) 3 (0)
1983–1984 Partick Thistle 7 (0)
1984–1985 Falkirk 33 (22)
1985–1988 Dumbarton 101 (41)
1988–1990 Partick Thistle 42 (23)
1990–1991 Falkirk 20 (4)
1991–1992 Clyde 24 (6)
1992–1993 Albion Rovers 33 (11)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Gerry McCoy (born 24 December 1960) is a Scottish former footballer, who played as a forward.


He played for Queen's Park, Heart of Midlothian, Berwick Rangers, Partick Thistle, Falkirk, Dumbarton , Clyde and Albion Rovers. [1]

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  1. Gerry McCoy at Post War English & Scottish Football League A–Z Player's Database