Colin Cryan

Date of birth23 March 1981
Place of birthDublin
NationalityIrish
Weight84 kg
Height1.78 m
PositionMidfielder

Cryan made his senior debut for Sheffield United when he came on as a late substitute in the Worthington Cup tie against Colchester United and went on to receive a couple more outings from the bench in 2000-01.

A powerfully built midfielder who has come up through the ranks he works hard to support both attack and defence.

He was a regular in the Blades' successful reserve team featuring in the Avon Insurance League Cup final victory over Stoke City.

Cryan joined Boston United in January 2007 with a contract to the end of the season.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Sheffield United 06 Aug 1999 30 Jun 2004
Scarborough 08 Oct 2002 08 Nov 2002 L
Scarborough 31 Oct 2003 31 Jan 2004 L
Scarborough 17 Jul 2004 30 Jun 2005
Lincoln City 03 Aug 2005 31 Jan 2007
Boston United 31 Jan 2007 30 Jun 2007
Droylsden 31 Jul 2007

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2000-01 Sheffield United League Cup
2
2000-01 Sheffield United League Division 1
1
2001-02 Sheffield United League Division 1
1
2002-03 Scarborough LDV Vans Trophy 1
2002-03 Sheffield United League Division 1
2
2003-04 Scarborough FA Cup 5
2003-04 Scarborough LDV Vans Trophy 1
2003-04 Sheffield United League Cup
1
2003-04 Sheffield United League Division 1
1
2004-05 Scarborough LDV Vans Trophy 1
2005-06 Lincoln City FA Cup 2
2005-06 Lincoln City LDV Vans Trophy 1
2005-06 Lincoln City League Cup 2
2005-06 Lincoln City League Two 37
2
2006-07 Boston United League Two 15
2006-07 Lincoln City FA Cup 1
2006-07 Lincoln City Johnstones Paint Trophy 1
2006-07 Lincoln City League Two
4
2007-08 Droylsden FA Cup 1
2008-09 Droylsden FA Cup 4
2010-11 Droylsden FA Cup
1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
06 Aug 2005 Lincoln City v Northampton Town D 1-1 League Two
09 Aug 2005 Chester City v Lincoln City D 2-2 League Two
13 Aug 2005 Notts County v Lincoln City L 2-1 League Two
20 Aug 2005 Lincoln City v Oxford United W 2-1 League Two
23 Aug 2005 Lincoln City v Crewe Alexandra W 5-1 League Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
27 Aug 2005 Rushden and Diamonds v Lincoln City D 1-1 League Two
29 Aug 2005 Lincoln City v Carlisle United D 0-0 League Two
10 Sep 2005 Bristol Rovers v Lincoln City D 0-0 League Two
13 Sep 2005 Lincoln City v Wrexham W 2-0 League Two
17 Sep 2005 Lincoln City v Peterborough United L 1-2 League Two
21 Sep 2005 Fulham v Lincoln City L 5-4 League Cup 2nd round
24 Sep 2005 Torquay United v Lincoln City L 2-1 League Two
27 Sep 2005 Lincoln City v Stockport County W 2-0 League Two
01 Oct 2005 Bury v Lincoln City D 1-1 League Two
07 Oct 2005 Lincoln City v Cheltenham Town L 0-1 League Two
15 Oct 2005 Leyton Orient v Lincoln City D 1-1 League Two
18 Oct 2005 Tranmere Rovers v Lincoln City L 2-1 LDV Vans Trophy 1st round - northern section
22 Oct 2005 Lincoln City v Wycombe Wanderers L 1-2 League Two
29 Oct 2005 Rochdale v Lincoln City W 1-2 League Two
05 Nov 2005 Lincoln City v Milton Keynes Dons D 1-1 FA Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
12 Nov 2005 Lincoln City v Shrewsbury Town D 1-1 League Two
15 Nov 2005 Milton Keynes Dons v Lincoln City L 2-1 FA Cup 1st round replay
16 Dec 2005 Oxford United v Lincoln City W 0-1 League Two
26 Dec 2005 Lincoln City v Boston United D 0-0 League Two
28 Dec 2005 Grimsby Town v Lincoln City L 3-0 League Two
31 Dec 2005 Lincoln City v Darlington D 2-2 League Two
02 Jan 2006 Mansfield Town v Lincoln City D 0-0 League Two
07 Jan 2006 Wrexham v Lincoln City D 1-1 League Two
14 Jan 2006 Lincoln City v Barnet W 4-1 League Two
21 Jan 2006 Peterborough United v Lincoln City D 1-1 League Two
28 Jan 2006 Lincoln City v Bristol Rovers W 1-0 League Two
04 Feb 2006 Stockport County v Lincoln City W 2-3 League Two
11 Feb 2006 Lincoln City v Torquay United W 2-0 League Two
14 Feb 2006 Barnet v Lincoln City W 2-3 League Two
18 Feb 2006 Macclesfield Town v Lincoln City D 1-1 League Two
25 Feb 2006 Lincoln City v Notts County W 2-1 League Two
11 Mar 2006 Lincoln City v Rushden and Diamonds D 2-2 League Two
18 Mar 2006 Boston United v Lincoln City L 2-1 League Two
25 Mar 2006 Lincoln City v Grimsby Town W 5-0 League Two
28 Mar 2006 Carlisle United v Lincoln City L 1-0 League Two
01 Apr 2006 Darlington v Lincoln City L 4-2 League Two
08 Apr 2006 Lincoln City v Mansfield Town D 1-1 League Two
05 Aug 2006 Lincoln City v Notts County D 1-1 League Two
08 Aug 2006 Hereford United v Lincoln City W 1-2 League Two
19 Aug 2006 Lincoln City v Walsall D 2-2 League Two
12 Sep 2006 Lincoln City v Macclesfield Town W 2-1 League Two
17 Oct 2006 Lincoln City v Grimsby Town L 0-0 (3-5) Johnstone's Paint Trophy 1st round - northern section
11 Nov 2006 Port Vale v Lincoln City L 2-1 FA Cup Preliminary round 1st leg


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2002-03 Republic of Ireland UEFA Under-21 2
1
2002-03 Republic of Ireland Under-21 1
2003-04 Republic of Ireland UEFA Under-21 1
2003-04 Republic of Ireland Under-21 1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
02 Jun 2003 Republic of Ireland v Germany D 2-2 U21
06 Jun 2003 Republic of Ireland v Albania W 2-1 UEFA Under-21 Group 10
10 Jun 2003 Republic of Ireland v Georgia D 1-1 UEFA Under-21 Group 10
19 Aug 2003 Poland v Republic of Ireland W 1-5 U21
05 Sep 2003 Republic of Ireland v Russia W 2-0 UEFA Under-21 Group 10


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.