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Wilf Copping

Leeds United AFC, Arsenal FC

20 appearances, 0 goals

P 20 W 14 D 1 L 5 F x: A x
73% successful

1933-39

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
1800

Profile

Full name Wilfred Copping
Born 17 August 1907 in Middlecliffe, Barnsley, West Riding of Yorkshire [registered in Hemsworth, September 1907].

Census Notes

According to the 1911 census, the three year-old Wilfred is the fourth of five children, all sons (another three siblings had died), to William and Elizabeth, living at 26 Middlecliff Cottages in Little Houghton, Barnsley. His father is a labourer at the colliery.

Married to Iva J. Pilmer [registered in Leeds South, September 1933].
Died June 1980 in Southend-on-Sea, aged 82 years x days [registered in Chelmsford, Essex, June 1980].
Height/Weight 5' 7", 10st. 13lbs [1936].

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) Leeds United AFC, Arsenal FC in June 1934 and returned to Leeds United AFC on 3 March 1939.
Club honours x
Individual honours x
Distinctions x

Source

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

England Career

Player number xth player to appear for England.
Position(s) x
First match No. x, aged x years x days.
Last match No. x, aged x years x days.
Major tournaments x
Team honours x
Individual honours x
Distinctions x

Beyond England

After he was demobilised, Copping coached in Belgium, until he was appointed trainer at Southend United FC on 27 July 1946.  - An English Football Internationalists' Who's Who. Douglas Lamming (1990). Hatton Press, p.x.

 

Wilf Copping - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
- - - - - - min - 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.

 

Wilf Copping - Match Record - All Matches
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - - - - -
All - - - - - - - - - - - - -

 

Wilf Copping - Match Record - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
British Championship - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Friendly - - - - - - - - - - - - -
All - - - - - - - - - - - - -

 

Wilf Copping - Match Record - Tournament Matches
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
x - - - - - - - - - - - - -
All - - - - - - - - - - - - -

 

Wilf Copping - Match History
 Club:   F.C. - x full caps

Coach: x - x full capsx

Age x
1 - x - x, x x x x x

Notes

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