Tony Coleman

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Tony Coleman
Personal information
Full name Anthony George Coleman
Date of birth (1945-05-02) 2 May 1945 (age 71)
Place of birth Liverpool, England
Playing position Winger
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1961–1962 Stoke City 0 (0)
1962 Ellesmere Port Town
1962–1964 Tranmere Rovers 8 (0)
1964–1965 Preston North End 5 (1)
1965 Bangor City 12 (2)
1965–1967 Doncaster Rovers 58 (11)
1967–1969 Manchester City 83 (12)
1969–1970 Sheffield Wednesday 26 (2)
1970–1971 Blackpool 17 (0)
1971 Cape Town City ?? (8)
1972–1973 Durban City
1973–1974 Southport 23 (1)
1974–1976 Stockport County 30 (3)
1975–1976 Macclesfield Town (loan) 16 (2)
1976 Cape Town City 3 (0)
1976–1980 Guisborough Town
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Anthony "Tony" Coleman (born 2 May 1945 in Ellesmere Port) is an English former footballer who made 250 appearances in the Football League playing for Tranmere Rovers, Preston North End, Doncaster Rovers, Manchester City, Sheffield Wednesday, Blackpool, Southport and Stockport County.[1] He played on the left wing.

In November 2009, an interview with Coleman was broadcast on Manchester City football show Blue Tuesday on BBC Manchester in which he spoke about his life in Australia and revealed that he intended to raise money by selling his football medals.[2]

Honours[edit]

Manchester City

  • First Division Championship 1968 (League champions)
  • FA Cup winner 1969

Doncaster Rovers

  • Fourth Division Championship 1965

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Tony Coleman". UK A–Z Transfers. Neil Brown. Retrieved 22 March 2010. 
  2. ^ "City FA Cup winner to sell medal". BBC Sport. 3 November 2009. Retrieved 22 March 2010.