Coleman’s hot as mustard as he smashes club record

Date: Thursday 13th April 2017

SUPER striker Martyn Coleman scored four in Penrith’s 6-1 demolition job away at West Allotment Celtic last night — smashing the club record for the number of goals scored in a single season in the process.

He took his personal tally, in all competitions, to 42, of which 34 have been scored in the league.

Before the Chester-le-Street game, Coleman had scored 27 league goals and 35 in all competitions. That was just four behind the record of 39, set by Steven Rigg in 2013-14.

Coleman, who played alongside Rigg for half the season in which he bagged the club record, said when you get a record, you want to keep it, but he thought Rigg would be happy for him.

Full story in Saturday's paper