Vernon Chapman

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Vernon Chapman
Personal information
Date of birth (1921-09-05)5 September 1921
Place of birth England
Date of death 2006 (aged 84–85)
Playing position Winger
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
19xx–1941 Bath City
1941–1947 Leicester City 1 (0)
1947–1949 Leyton Orient 31 (7)
1953–1959 Tamworth
Teams managed
1958–1961 Tamworth
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Vernon Chapman (5 September 1921 – 2006) was an English footballer who played in the Football League as a winger for Leicester City[1] and Leyton Orient.[2] He went on to play for and then manage Tamworth, initially as player-manager.[3][4]

Managerial Statistics[edit]

Team Nat From To Record
P W D L GF GA GD W%
Tamworth England 3 February 1958 28 July 1961 154 68 30 56 265 239 +26 44.2
Total 154 68 30 56 265 239 +26 44.2

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Leicester City : 1946/47–2008/09". UK A–Z Transfers. Neil Brown. Retrieved 2 December 2009. 
  2. ^ "Leyton Orient : 1946/47–2008/09". UK A–Z Transfers. Neil Brown. Retrieved 5 December 2009. 
  3. ^ "Manager info – 1957/58 – Vernon Coleman". Tamworth Football Club Heritage. Retrieved 4 December 2009. 
  4. ^ "Tamworth Soccer Boss Resigns" (reprint). Tamworth Herald (Tamworth Football Club Heritage). 28 July 1961. p. 20. Retrieved 4 December 2009.