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Tommy McDonald (footballer born 1895)

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Full nameThomas Henry McDonald
Date of birth25 September 1895
Place of birthInverness, Scotland
Date of death1969
Place of deathNewcastle upon Tyne, England
Height1.77 m (5 ft 9 in)
Playing positionInside forward

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Thomas Henry "Tommy" McDonald (born 25 September 1895 - 1969) was a Scottish footballer who played as an inside forward. At 5' 8" he was one of Newcastle's taller forwards. He was born in Inverness, Scotland.

McDonald is best known for his time at Newcastle United who he joined in 1921 and was to spend a decade with the club. He made his debut on 5 March 1921 against Middlesbrough. Whilst on Tyneside he made 367 appearances for the club and scored 113 goals playing at inside left position. He won the 1924 FA Cup and the old First Division Championship two years later. He joined York City in May 1931.

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