Print this page

Past Players (C)


GRAEME CARR
Chester-le-Street SFA
DCSFA U15s in 1993-94

Club played for:
Scarborough 1998-2000

HORATIO "Raich" CARTER
Sunderland SFA
DCSFA U15s in 1925-26, 1926-27 & 1927-28
Made his debut for DCSFA at the age of 12 years 135 days.
Played First-class cricket for Derbyshire (1946) and Minor Counties cricket for Durham (1933-34)

Clubs played for:
Sunderland 1932-45 -- Captained Sunderland to 1st Division title in 1936 and FA Cup win in 1937.
Derby County 1945-48 -- Was an FA Cup winner with Derby County in 1946.
Hull City 1948-51

Management
At Hull became player-manager and led them to Division Three (North) title in 1948-49.
Spell in Ireland.
Leeds Utd 1953-58 -- Gained promotion to First Division in 1956.
Mansfield Town 1960-63 -- promoted to Division Three.
Middlesbrough 1963-66

International honours: Played 4 times for ESFA U15s in 1926-27 and 1927-28. Gained 13 caps for England scoring 7 goals. Also played in 17 war-time internationals.

MICHAEL CARTER
Darlington SFA
DCSFA U15s in 1995-96 & U16 Boys in 1996-97

Club played for:
Darlington 1998-2000

GORDON CATTRELL
Chester-le-Street SFA
DCSFA U15s in 1969-70

Club played for:
Darlington 1973-76

International honours: Played for ESFA U15s in 1970 making 4 appearances.

IAN CHANDLER
Sunderland SFA
DCSFA U15s in 1982-83 & U19s in 1985-86

Clubs played for:
Barnsley 1986-88
Stockport County (loan) 1987
Aldershot 1988
After leaving Aldershot Ian moved into non-league soccer and played for several clubs in NE England. In 2002 Ian scored a goal in extra time to give Whitley Bay victory in the FA Vase. Ian became player-manager of Whitley Bay in 2004 then manager. He has guided the club to further success in the Vase with the team winning the competition in 2009, 2010 and 2011. Thus, Whitley Bay became the first team to win the FA Vase three times in a row.

International honours: ESFA U18s in 1986 making 3 appearances.

KENNETH CHAYTOR
Kelloe SFA
DCSFA U15s in 1952-53

Club played for:
Oldham Athletic 1954-59

ALLENBY CHILTON
Sunderland SFA
DCSFA U15s in 1932-33

Clubs played for:
Manchester United 1938-55 – FA Cup winner in season 1947-48 and First Division champions in 1951-52.
Grimsby Town 1955-56

Management
Grimsby Town 1955-59 -- Club were champions of Division 3 North in 1955-56
Wigan Athletic 1960-61
Hartlepool United 1962-63

International honours: Made 2 appearances for England in 1950-51

BEN CLARK
Derwentside SFA
DCSFA U15s in 1997-98

Clubs played for:
Sunderland 2000-04
Hartlepool 2004-10

International honours: ESFA U15s: 15 appearances (1997-98). England U16s: 12 appearances - all as captain (1999-2000). England U17s: 5 appearances - all as captain (2000-01). England U18s: 2 appearances (2000-01). England U19s: 8 appearances (2001-02). England U20s: 1 appearance (2002-03)

FRANK CLARK
Derwent Valley SFA
DCSFA U15s in 1958-59 & U19s in 1960-61
Before embarking upon a career in professional football Frank played for Crook Town and was a member of their FA Amateur Cup winning team in 1961-62.

Clubs played for:
Newcastle United 1962-75 -- Played in Newcastle's Second Division championship winning side of 1964-65. A member of Newcastle's Inter Cities Fairs Cup winning team in 1969. Was in the Newcastle side which lost the 1974 FA Cup Final to Liverpool.
Nottingham Forest 1975-80 -- Whilst with Forest he won the First Division Championship (1977-78), the European Cup (1978-79) and two League Cups (1977-78; 1978-79)

Management
Leyton Orient 1982-91 --Promoted to League Division 3 in 1988-89.
Nottingham Forest 1993-96 -- Promoted to the Premiership in 1993-94. LMA Manager of the Year in 1995.
Manchester City 1996-98

International honours: England Amateur, England Youth

HARRY CLARK
Sunderland SFA
DCSFA U15s in 1949-50

Club played for:
Sunderland 1956-58

DENNIS CLARKE
Stockton SFA
DCSFA U15s in 1962-1963

Clubs played for:
West Bromwich Albion 1965-68 - FA Cup winner in 1968.
Huddersfield Town 1968-73
Birmingham City 1973-75

COLIN CLISH
Chester-le-Street SFA
DCSFA U15s in 1957-58 & 1958-59

Clubs played for:
Newcastle United 1961-63
Rotherham United 1963-68
Doncaster Rovers 1968-71

RALPH COATES
Lambton & Hetton SFA
DCSFA U15s in 1960-61

Clubs played for:
Burnley 1964-71

Tottenham Hotspur 1971-77
Leyton Orient 1978-80

International honours: Gained 4 full England caps from 1970 to 1971. Made 8 appearances for England U23s.

KEITH COLEMAN
Chester-le-Street SFA
DCSFA U15s in 1965-66

Clubs played for:
Sunderland 1968-73
West Ham United 1973-76
Darlington 1979

PAUL CONNOR
Bishop Auckland SFA
DCSFA U14 Boys in 1992-93 & U15s in 1993-94

Clubs played for:
Hartlepool United (loan) 1998
Stoke City (loan) 1999 and 1999-2001
Cambridge United (loan) 2000-01
Rochdale 2001-04
Swansea City 2004-06
Leyton Orient 2006-07
Cheltenham Town 2007-09
Lincoln City 2009-10

COLIN COOPER
Bishop Auckland SFA
DCSFA U15s in 1981-82

Clubs played for:
Middlesbrough 1986-91 and 1998-06
Millwall 1991-93
Nottingham Forest 1993-98
Sunderland (loan) 2004

Management
Hartlepool Utd (2013-14)

International honours: Gained 2 full England caps. Made 8 appearances for England U21s.

COURTNEY CORRIE
Hurworth School (Darlington)
DCSFA U16 Girls in 2013-14

Club played for:
Durham WFC 2014-16

JOHN CRAGGS
Blaydon SFA
DCSFA U15s in 1962-63 & 1963-64

Clubs played for:
Newcastle United 1966-71 and 1982-83
Middlesbrough 1971-82
Darlington 1983-84

DALE CRAWFORD
Sunderland SFA
DCSFA U15s in 1997-98

Club played for:
Berwick Rangers 2001

PETER CREAMER
Hartlepool SFA
DCSFA U15s in 1967-68 & 1968-69

Clubs played for:
Middlesbrough 1972-74
York City (loan) 1975
Doncaster Rovers 1975-76
Hartlepool United 1976-77
Rochdale 1978

International honours: 2 appearances in 1968-69 for ESFA U15s.

WARNEFORD "Warney" CRESSWELL
South Shields SFA
DCSFA U15s in 1910-11
Brother of Frank.
During World War I football was suspended in England but not in Scotland where he played for Morton, Heart of Midlothian and Hibernian

Clubs played for:
South Shields 1919-22-- Signed for Sunderland in 1922 for a then British transfer fee of £5500
Sunderland 1922-27
Everton 1927-36 -- Second Division champions in 1930-31; First Division champions in 1927-28 and 1931-32; FA Cup winner in 1933; FA Charity Shield winner in 1928 and 1932.

Management
Port Vale 1936-37
Northampton Town 1937-39

International honours: ESFA U15s against Wales in 1911. From 1921 to 1929 gained 7 caps for England.

FRANK CRESSWELL
South Shields SFA
DCSFA U15s in 1921-22 & 1922-23
Brother of Warney

Clubs played for:
Sunderland 1926-19
West Bromwich Albion 1929-31
Chester 1931-34 and 1934-38
Notts County 1934

International honours: 4 appearances for ESFA U15s in 1921-22 and 1922-23, all as captain.

ANTHONY "Tony" CULLEN
Gateshead SFA
DCSFA U15s in 1984-85 & U19s in 1985-86

Clubs played for:
Sunderland 1989-91
Carlisle United (loan) 1989
Rotherham United (loan) 1991
Bury (loan) 1991
Swansea City 1992-93

STAN CUMMINS
Spennymoor SFA
DCSFA U15s in 1973-74

Clubs played for:
Middlesbrough 1976-79
Sunderland 1979-83 and 1984-85
Crystal Palace 1983-84

WILLIAM "Billy" CURLEY
Kelloe SFA
DCSFA U15s in 1960-61

Club played for:
Darlington 1962-65 -- Was the first apprentice professional at the club.

ADAM CURRY
St Joseph's Catholic Academy (Hebburn)
DCSFA U18s in 2013-14 & 2014-15

Club played for:
Hull City 2018-19

International honours: 10 appearances for ESFA U18s in 2014 and 2015, all as captain

 


Previous page: Past Players (B)
Next page: Past Players (D)