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Southend United FC Player Profiles

Posted 5th August 2016 at 09:57 pm

Ben Coker joined Blues following a successful trial in 2013.

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Following a successful trial during pre-season, Ben Coker signed a contract with Blues on 16th July 2013.

Ben began his career at Histon before moving to Bury Town in 2008. He spent two years with the non-league side before joining Colchester United in 2010.

In total, Ben made 45 appearances for Colchester during three seasons at the club, scoring once in the FA Cup,

Having featured just twice in 2012-13 for the U’s, Ben’s contract was terminated by mutual consent.

He re-joined Histon until the end of the season before joining Blues on trial and earning a permanent contract.

Coker has been an ever present at left-back since joining the club, making over 100 appearances for the Blues.

The defender is keen to get forward and will look to add to his assists and goals tally in 2016/17.

Career History