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Sammy Shrimper
John Cornwell 1990 - 1994
Fullname:John Cornwell
Born:Bethnal Green
Birthday:Tuesday 13th October 1964
Position, records and matches
Usual position: Midfield

28th June 2005

Ever the man for a battle "JC" competed heroically during a difficult season whether at the back or in midfield. In difficult circumstances prior to the arrival of Barry Fry he played a significant part in the winning of vital points and then when called upon by the new Manager, showed that pride and passion are two of his key qualities as exemplified by his stunning goal at Cambridge.

Article by 93-94 Yearbook

I am trying to ensure there is a photo of every Southend player, but it will take some time to complete. Do you have a photograph of John? If so please send it to me as a .jpg or .jpeg using the contact link below.

Southend United Career
YearsTotalsLeagueFA CupLeague CupOther Cup
Start Sub Goal StartSubGoalStartSubGoalStartSubGoalStartSubGoal
1990 - 1994 108 9 5 92 9 5 5 0 0 6 0 0 5 0 0
Southend United Career
Start Sub Goal
Southend United Transfers
Date Team Fee Notes
Joined 1 July 1990 Swindon Town
Left 1 August 1994 Retired (injury)