John Coham
John Coham
John Coham
● John Coham, 1910 (SAIP)

born in England

John Harding Coham was born on Thursday, 12th March, 1891, in Southampton, Hampshire.

The forward signed for George Easton's Thistle on Saturday, 3rd June, 1911, having most recently been with Southampton.

Aged 20, he made his debut appearance on Monday, 21st August, 1911, in a 2-2 draw away to Royal Albert in a Benefit match.

John scored his first goal for Thistle on Saturday, 16th September, 1911, in a 3-0 win at home to Hibernian in the SFL First Division.

He scored the last of his 7 goals on Saturday, 24th August, 1912, in a 1-1 draw at home to Motherwell in the SFL First Division.

He played his last game for the club on Saturday, 31st August, 1912, in a 1-0 defeat away to Hibernian in the SFL First Division, having appeared as a Jag on 31 occasions.

His club-list included Eastleigh Athletic, Bishopstoke, Southampton, Partick Thistle and Barrow.

John died on Sunday, 4th May, 1969, in Blackpool, Lancashire, aged 78.

compiled from our All Games criteria.
Age Goal(s) Match
20y, 6m, 4d goal.png 16.09.1911 Hibernian [h] W3-0 (SFL First Division - game 5)
20y, 8m, 27d goal.png 09.12.1911 Aberdeen [h] W3-1 (SFL First Division - game 16)
20y, 9m, 14d goal.png 26.12.1911 Distillery [a] W4-2 (Friendly)
20y, 9m, 25d goal.png 06.01.1912 St Mirren [a] W3-0 (SFL First Division - game 22)
21y, 0m, 18d goal.png 30.03.1912 Raith Rovers [h] D2-2 (SFL First Division - game 31)
21y, 1m, 15d goal.png 27.04.1912 Heart of Midlothian [a] L1-2 (SFL First Division - game 34)
21y, 5m, 12d goal.png 24.08.1912 Motherwell [h] D1-1 (SFL First Division - game 2)

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