Joel Coleman

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Joel Coleman
Personal information
Full name Joel Coleman[1]
Date of birth (1995-09-26) 26 September 1995 (age 22)[2]
Place of birth Bolton, England
Height 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)[3]
Playing position Goalkeeper
Club information
Current team
Shrewsbury Town
(on loan from Huddersfield Town)
Number 1
Youth career
0000–2013 Oldham Athletic
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2013–2016 Oldham Athletic 43 (0)
2016– Huddersfield Town 5 (0)
2018–Shrewsbury Town (loan) 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 23:06, 4 August 2018 (UTC)

Joel Coleman (born 26 September 1995) is an English professional footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Shrewsbury Town of League One, on loan from Premier League club Huddersfield Town.

Career[edit]

Oldham Athletic[edit]

Coleman was born in Bolton, Greater Manchester.[4] An Oldham Athletic youth graduate, he signed a two-year scholarship with the club in 2012.[5] He signed his first professional contract with the club on 18 June 2014, penning a two-year contract.[6]

Coleman made his first-team debut on 17 March 2015, coming on as a 57th-minute substitute for Jake Kean in a 3–1 League One home loss against Milton Keynes Dons.[7]

Huddersfield Town[edit]

Coleman signed for Championship club Huddersfield Town on 7 June 2016 on a three-year contract for an undisclosed fee.[8] He made his debut on 26 December 2016, playing the entirety of a 2–1 win at home to Nottingham Forest.[9]

He replaced the suspended Danny Ward for the first leg of the Championship play-off semi-final against Sheffield Wednesday, keeping a clean sheet in the process.[10][11] Following Huddersfield Town's promotion to the Premier League, Coleman signed a new two-year contract with the club on 30 July 2017.[12]

Coleman joined League One club Shrewsbury Town on 27 July 2018 on loan for the 2018–19 season, after signing a new two-year contract at Huddersfield with the option of a further year.[13]

Career statistics[edit]

As of 4 August 2018
Appearances and goals by club, season and competition
Club Season League FA Cup EFL Cup Other Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Oldham Athletic 2013–14[14] League One 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2014–15[7] League One 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 0
2015–16[15] League One 32 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 34 0
Total 43 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 45 0
Huddersfield Town 2016–17[9] Championship 5 0 4 0 0 0 1[a] 0 10 0
2017–18[16] Premier League 0 0 2 0 2 0 4 0
Total 5 0 6 0 2 0 1 0 14 0
Shrewsbury Town (loan) 2018–19[17] League One 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Career total 49 0 8 0 2 0 1 0 60 0
  1. ^ Appearance in Championship play-offs

Honours[edit]

Huddersfield Town

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Updated squads for 2017/18 Premier League confirmed". Premier League. 2 February 2018. Retrieved 11 February 2018. 
  2. ^ "Joel Coleman". 11v11.com. AFS Enterprises. Retrieved 24 July 2018. 
  3. ^ "J. Coleman: Summary". Soccerway. Perform Group. Retrieved 24 July 2018. 
  4. ^ "Coleman is on the brink". Oldham Chronicle. 6 June 2016. Retrieved 24 July 2018. 
  5. ^ "Gang of nine out to impress". Oldham Chronicle. 27 April 2012. Retrieved 24 July 2018. 
  6. ^ "Coleman: "I'm very excited"". Oldham Athletic A.F.C. 18 June 2014. Retrieved 24 July 2018. 
  7. ^ a b "Games played by Joel Coleman in 2014/2015". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 24 July 2018. 
  8. ^ "Joel Coleman and Ivan Paurevic: Huddersfield Town sign duo". BBC Sport. 7 June 2016. Retrieved 24 July 2018. 
  9. ^ a b "Games played by Joel Coleman in 2016/2017". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 24 July 2018. 
  10. ^ Woodcock, Ian (14 May 2017). "Huddersfield Town 0–0 Sheffield Wednesday". BBC Sport. Retrieved 24 July 2018. 
  11. ^ Benson, Rory (8 May 2017). "Huddersfield Town will not appeal Danny Ward red card". Huddersfield Daily Examiner. Retrieved 24 July 2018. 
  12. ^ "Joel Coleman: Huddersfield Town goalkeeper extends stay with improved terms deal". BBC Sport. 30 July 2017. Retrieved 24 July 2018. 
  13. ^ "Joel Coleman joins Shrewbury Town on loan after signing contract extension at Huddersfield Town". Huddersfield Daily Examiner. 27 July 2018. Retrieved 27 July 2018. 
  14. ^ "Games played by Joel Coleman in 2013/2014". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 24 July 2018. 
  15. ^ "Games played by Joel Coleman in 2015/2016". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 24 July 2018. 
  16. ^ "Games played by Joel Coleman in 2017/2018". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 24 July 2018. 
  17. ^ "Games played by Joel Coleman in 2018/2019". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 4 August 2018. 
  18. ^ Woodcock, Ian (29 May 2017). "Huddersfield Town 0–0 Reading". BBC Sport. Retrieved 26 May 2018. 

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