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Tim Coleman

Woolwich Arsenal FC

1 cap, 0 goals

P 1 W 1 D 0 L 0 F 1: A 0
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1906-07

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
90

Profile

Full name John George Coleman MM
Born 26 October 1881 in Kettering, Northamptonshire [registered in Kettering, December 1881]

Census Notes

According to the 1881 census, Sarah A. is pregnant with the child that is to become John George. She is married to Samuel and have one son, six month old Samuel. They live at Lower Havelock Street in Kettering. Samuel senior is a bricklayer.

According to the 1891 census, George is now the second of six children to Samuel and Sarah A., living at 18 Albert Street in Kettering. His father is now a bricksetter.

According to the 1901 census, John is a shoe rivetter and married to Ellen and they live at 36 Albert Street, with her parents Charles and Lydia Moore, and younger siblings. Charles is a furnace labourer.

According to the 1911 census, John is a professional footballer, living with his wife Nellie and two children, Arthur and Victor (another three had died!). As well as two visiting members of the family, the Coleman's had a servant and three boarders, all fellow Sunderland footballers, William Cringan, Harry Read and David Main.  They lived at 38 Roker Baths Road in Sunderland.

Married to Sarah Ellen Moore [registered in Kettering, December 1900].
Died 20 November 1940, aged 59 years x days [registered in Kensington, December 1940].
Height/Weight 5' 6½", 11st. 4lbs [1900's].

Source

Douglas Lammings' An English Football Internationalist Who's Who [1990] & FindMyPast.com

Biographies Fighting For Football: From Woolwich Arsenal to the Western Front: The Lost Story of Football's First Rebel - George Myreson (Aurum Press, London 2009)
 

x. - A Football Compendium, Peter J. Seddon (1999).

Club Career

Club(s) x
Club honours x
Individual honours x
Distinctions x

Source

Douglas Lammings' An English Football Internationalist Who's Who [1990].

England Career

Player number One of five who became 321st players (324) to appear for England
Position(s) Inside right
Only match No. 89, 16 February 1907, England 1 Ireland 0, a British Championship match at Goodison Park, Walton, Liverpool, aged x years x days.
Major tournaments British Championships 1906-07;
Team honours None
Individual honours None
Distinctions None

Beyond England

x. - An English Football Internationalists' Who's Who. Douglas Lamming (1990). Hatton Press, p.x.

 

Tim Coleman - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
3 1 1 90 0 0 min 0 none none
Due to the fact that many matches rarely stuck to exactly ninety minutes long, allowing time for injuries, errors and substitutions.  The minutes here given can only ever be a guideline and cannot therefore be accurate, only an approximation.

 

Tim Coleman - Match Record - All Matches - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home - British Championship 1 1 0 0 1 0 +1 0 1 1.00 0.00 100.0 +1
All 1 1 0 0 1 0 +1 0 1 1.00 0.00 100.0 +1

 

Tim Coleman - Match Record - Tournament Matches
British Championship Tournaments
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1906-07 1 1 0 0 1 0 +1 0 1 1.00 0.00 100.0 +1
BC All 1 1 0 0 1 0 +1 0 1 1.00 0.00 100.0 +1
All Tournaments
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1 1 0 0 1 0 +1 0 1 1.00 0.00 100.0 +1
All 1 1 0 0 1 0 +1 0 1 1.00 0.00 100.0 +1

 

Tim Coleman - Match History
 Club: Woolwich Arsenal F.C. - 1 full cap

Coach: F.A. International Select Committee - 1 full capx

Age 24
- 87 19 March 1906 - Wales 0 England 1, Cardiff Arms Park, Westgate Street, Cardiff BC AW reserve
- 88 7 April 1906 - Scotland 2 England 1, Hampden Park, Mount Florida, Glasgow AL reserve
Age 25
1 89 16 February 1907 - England 1 Ireland 0, Goodison Park, Walton, Liverpool BC HW Start ir

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