J. Caldwell
J. Caldwell

John Caldwell


Name John Caldwell
Arsenal Career 1894 - 1898
Position: Defender
Appearances 97 (97 starts, 0 as a sub)
Goals 2

John Caldwell made almost 100 appearances for Arsenal over a four-year period.

The young full back joined from Hibernian in August 1984 and made his debut in a 5-2 defeat to Lincoln on the opening day of the 1894/95 campaign.

Caldwell was a regular in the first-team squad for the next four seasons and started 97 games in all competitions.

The defender, who had previously represented Ayrshire, had a short spell with Third Lanark in 1896/97 but returned to Arsenal.

He transferred to Brighton United in the summer of 1898.