EACH week, BwB gives a sample from the Readers’ Queries file in the old Sporting Post.
SP Query – In June 1993, ‘JR’ asked: Who was the first substitute officially used in Scotland.
SP Answer – Archie Gemmill was the very first substitute used in Scotland when he came on for St Mirren in a League Cup tie against Clyde on August 13, 1966.
He replaced Jim Clunie.
- Somw statistics may have been altered or updated after being originally published in The Sporting Post queries section.