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Colin Veitch

Newcastle United FC

6 appearances, 0 goals

P 6 W 3 D 3 L 0 F 11: A 4
75% successful

1906-09

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
540

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Profile

Full name Colin Campbell McKechnie Veitch
Born 22 May 1881 in Newcastle-upon-Tyne [registered in x, x].

Census Notes

According to the 1881 census.....

Died 27 August 1938 in Switzerland, aged x years x days [registered in x]. He took ill while on holiday.
Height/Weight x' x½", xst. xlbs [x].

Source

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

Biographies x
 

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

Club Career

Club(s) x
Club honours x
Individual honours x
Distinctions Appointed President of the Players Union on 20 March 1911.

Source

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

England Career

Player number One of five who became the 312th players (314) to appear for England.
Position(s) Centre-half
First match No. 86, 16 February 1906, Ireland 0 England 5, a British Championship match at Solitude Ground, Cliftonville, Belfast, aged 24 years x days.
Last match No. 100, 15 March 1909, England 2 Wales 0, a British Championship match at City Ground, Pavilion Road, Nottingham, aged 27 years x days.
Major tournaments British Championships 1905-06, 1906-07, 1908-09;
Team honours British Championships shared 1905-06, winners 1908-09;
Individual honours None
Distinctions None

Beyond England

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

 

Colin Veitch - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
8 6 6 540 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.

 

Colin Veitch - Match Record - All Matches - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home 3 1 2 0 4 2 +2 0 1 1.333 0.667 66.7 +1
Away 3 2 1 0 7 2 +5 0 2 2.333 0.667 83.3 +2
All - British Championship 6 3 3 0 11 4 +7 0 3 1.833 0.667 75.0 +3

 

Colin Veitch - Match Record - Tournament Matches
British Championship Tournament
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1905-06 3 2 1 0 7 2 +5 0 2 2.333 0.667 83.3 +2
BC 1906-07 2 0 2 0 2 2 =0 0 0 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0
BC 1907-08 1 1 0 0 2 0 +2 0 1 2.00 0.00 100.0 +1
BC All 6 3 3 0 11 4 +7 0 3 1.833 0.667 75.0 +3
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 6 3 3 0 11 4 +7 0 3 1.833 0.667 75.0 +3
All 6 3 3 0 11 4 +7 0 3 1.833 0.667 75.0 +3

 

Colin Veitch - Match History
 Club: Newcastle United F.C. - 6 full caps

Coach: F.A. International Select Committee - 6 full capsx

Age 24
1 86 17 February 1906 - Ireland 0 England 5, Solitude Ground, Belfast BC AW Start ch
2 87 19 March 1906 - Wales 0 England 1, Cardiff Arms Park, Cardiff AW Start ch
3 88 7 April 1906 - Scotland 2 England 1, Hampden Park, Glasgow AL Start ch
Age 25
- 89 16 February 1907 - England 1 Ireland 0, Goodison Park, Liverpool BC HW reserve
4 90 18 March 1907 - England 1 Wales 1, Craven Cottage, Fulham HD Start ch
5 91 6 April 1907 - England 1 Scotland 1, St. James' Park, Newcastle-upon-Tyne HD Start ch
Age 27
- 99 13 February 1909 - England 4 Ireland 0, Horton Park Avenue, Bradford BC HW reserve
6 100 15 March 1909 - England 2 Wales 0, City Ground, Nottingham HW Start ch

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