Cornelius Holland - Player Profile


Full Name:Cornelius Holland
Born:February 20th, 1919 (Hereford, England)
Died:March 0th, 1981 (Merthyr Tydfil, Wales)
Position:Inside Right
Signed:May 23rd, 1941
First Manager:Jimmy Allan
Career Stats: 7 appearances, 5 goals
Debut: August 9th, 1941 - Dundee United 1 - 1 East Fife (Wartime - North Eastern - 1st Series)
First Goal: August 16th, 1941 - St Bernard's 1 - 4 Dundee United (Wartime - North Eastern - 1st Series)
Also Played For:Folkestone, Grimsby Town, Hereford United, Merthyr Tydfil

 Season  League Apps Gls GtGR Yel Red W D L
 1941-42  North Eastern 7 5 0.71 - - 42.9% 28.6% 28.6%
7 (0) 5 0.71

 Apps = First Team Appearances (Sub Appearances) | Gls = Goals
 GtGR = Goals to Games Ratio | W/D/L - Games won, drawn or lost as percentage of games played in
 Yel = Yellow Cards/Cautions | Red = Red Cards/Dismissals

 Most Recent 1st Team Starts:
 Oct 11th, 1941 Wartime  (H)  vs. St Bernard's 2 - 2
 Oct 4th, 1941 Wartime  (A)  vs. Leith Athletic 5 - 2
 Sep 13th, 1941 Wartime  (A)  vs. Raith Rovers 1 - 2
 Aug 30th, 1941 Wartime  (A)  vs. Rangers 3 - 5
 Aug 23rd, 1941 Wartime  (H)  vs. Aberdeen 5 - 0
 
 Most Recent Goals:
 Oct 4th, 1941 Wartime  (A)  vs. Leith Athletic 5 - 2
 Aug 23rd, 1941 Wartime  (H)  vs. Aberdeen 5 - 0
 Aug 16th, 1941 Wartime  (A)  vs. St Bernard's 4 - 1

Cornelius had been with Folkestone and Grimsby Town before the outbreak of WW2. He joined United for season 1941-42 but he was not in the area long and left the Club when his army unit moved back to England. He was released in February 1942.

 Goals Scored
Aug 16th, 1941 Wartime  (A)  vs. St Bernard's 4 - 1 (89')
Aug 16th, 1941 Wartime  (A)  vs. St Bernard's 4 - 1 (17')
Aug 23rd, 1941 Wartime  (H)  vs. Aberdeen 5 - 0 (25')
Aug 23rd, 1941 Wartime  (H)  vs. Aberdeen 5 - 0 (85')
Oct 4th, 1941 Wartime  (A)  vs. Leith Athletic 5 - 2 (60')

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