Full name: James Malcolm Turnbull
Position: Center forward
Born: June 19, 1910 Ashington, England
Died: April 1986 Sheffield, England
Ht: 5-10 Wt: 11 stone
Left his native Ashington when he was 18 years old. Arrived in Quebec on July 1, 1928 on the Empress of Australia. Arrived in Buffalo, New York, on October 3, 1929. 19 years old. A farm labourer. Was on his way to his brother in law J. Robertson in Brooklyn
1929 Montreal C.N.R.
1931-1932 Brooklyn Celtics Metropolitan Soccer League – NY
Played for Brooklyn Celtics where he is said to have scored 49 goals.
1932 F Hakoah All-Stars American Soccer League
Then joined Hakoah where he scored three goals in three matches.
1932-1933 Barnsley 1 0
Returned to England and signed for Barnsley in October 1932.
1932-1933 Burnley (Midland League)
Then joined Burnley and played in the Midland League for them, playing in 22 games and scoring 20 goals.
1933-1934 Tunbridge Wells Rangers Southern League – England
Joined Tunbridge Wells Rangers in June 1933.
Tunbridge Wells Rangers
1934-1935 Gateshead 13 6
1935-1936 Cork 37 League of Ireland
Joined Belfast Celtic in May 1936
1936-1937 Belfast Celtic
1937-1938 Belfast Celtic
1939-1940 Cork City 8 League of Ireland
1940-1941 Cork United 1 League of Ireland