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Out On Loan
At Stevenage

Ben Coker

Defender

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Biography

Date of birth

17/06/1989

Height

180cm

Signed

23/08/2019

Country

England

The experienced defender arrived at Sincil Bank in August 2019 following a six-year spell with Southend United.

After coming through Cambridge United and Northampton Town’s academy setups, Coker turned out for non-league sides Histon and Barton Rovers before signing for Swedish side Ånge IF in 2008.                                                                       

On his return to England, the 31-year-old sign for Bury Town where he spent two-years before joining Colchester United. A number of loan spells featured for the defender during his time with The U’s with Chelmsford City and Histon.

Coker then signed permanently for Histon in 2013 before securing a move to the Football League with Southend a year later.

The defender was selected for the 2014/15 PFA League Two Team of the Year as United secured promotion to League One through the play-offs.

Coker made his Imps debut in a 3-0 win over Rotherham United in the Leasing.com Trophy at LNER Stadium. He then spent time out on loan at Cambridge United.

The defender is currently on loan with Sky Bet League Two side Stevenage.

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