LOCHHEAD, Andy

  • Home
  • /
  • LOCHHEAD, Andy

Andy LOCHHEAD

Andy LOCHHEAD

Clubs played for: Burnley, Leicester City, Aston Villa, Oldham Athletic. (1960-1974).

Biography: Coached Oldham for a number of years before scouting for several clubs including Burnley, then became steward at the Ighton Mount bowling club outside Burnley after running a pub before retiring now does match-day hospitality at Turf Moor.




Back to previous page

Comments

LOCHHEAD, Andy I've been a Villa fan home and away for 50 years. Andy Lochhead and Paul McGrath are my all time favourite players. I remember Andy as being big, strong and very brave. I also remember the game when he was on the opposing bench with Oldham. When he walked along the touch line to the bench the whole stadium stood to applaud and sing his name, it was extremely emotional. I met Andy and his wife about 4 years ago, needless to say I was choking back the tears!
11-02-18 Carol Watts

LOCHHEAD, Andy I don't suppose Andy will remember me , I went to Clydebank High School , same class as Andy and played in the same school team. Even then the was scoring goals for fun. I can go back further when he played for Whitecrook Primary School and they won the league.
01-01-18

Andy Lochhead I remember his first visit to Villa Park after he left, as player-manager of Oldham Athletic. He wasn't playing that day so just walked out of the tunnel towards the dugout on his own, in a suit. He didn't stop or acknowledge anybody, but the whole ground stood and applauded him. I was behind him, and even I could see he was trying not to cry.
13-10-17

LOCHHEAD, Andy I believe he is my cousin , I was born Margaret lochhead 1941 in govan to James and margaret lochhead
30-09-17

LOCHHEAD, Andy My first time at Anfield as a kid;I got in at 3/4 time against Burnley when the gate's opened.( I got into the Kop ). My first memory of getting into Anfield was The very vivid colours of the pitch'and kits. And Also : ANDY LOCHHEAD attacking The kop end goal.(my first memory) I have been a regular at Anfield since. But Andy was my first memory..
11-09-17

LOCHHEAD, Andy A quote from his Leicester days, when someone pointed out that he hadn't scored many goals for Leicester: 'It is not my job to score goals. My job is to unsettle the opposition'.
17-07-16

LOCHHEAD, Andy Fab memories of Andy playing for Villa, especially when he finally got his first goal after weeks of trying!


Add Your Comments

Do you have any interesting, happy, or humorous memories of Andy?

If so, please let us know and we will be happy to share them with the world!