Greg Halford

Date of birth08 December 1984
Place of birthChelmsford
NationalityEnglish
Weight87 kg
Height1.93 m
PositionDefender/Forward

Greg Halford signed a new three-year contract at Colchester United in May 2004.

He joined Reading in January 2007 with a contract to June 2010 before joining Sunderland in June 2007 with a four-year contract.

Greg joined Wolverhampton Wanderers in July 2009 with a three-year contract.

After loan spells, he joined Portsmouth in July 2011 with a three-year contract.

Greg was made available for transfer by Nottingham Forest in August 2014.

He joined Cardiff City in January 2017 with a contract to June 2018.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Colchester United 08 Aug 2003 30 Jan 2007
Reading 30 Jan 2007 11 Jun 2007
Sunderland 11 Jun 2007 03 Jul 2009
Charlton Athletic 31 Jan 2008 31 May 2008 L
Sheffield United 02 Jul 2008 31 May 2009 L
Wolverhampton Wanderers 03 Jul 2009 11 Jul 2011
Portsmouth 19 Oct 2010 04 Jan 2011 L
Portsmouth 13 Jan 2011 31 May 2011 L
Portsmouth 11 Jul 2011 27 Jul 2012
Nottingham Forest 27 Jul 2012 30 Jun 2015
Brighton and Hove Albion 04 Nov 2014 31 May 2015 L
Rotherham United 06 Jul 2015 06 Jan 2017
Birmingham City 26 Nov 2015 02 Jan 2016 L
Cardiff City 06 Jan 2017 30 Jun 2018

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2002-03 Colchester United League Division 2 1
2003-04 Colchester United FA Cup 2
2003-04 Colchester United LDV Vans Trophy 4
2003-04 Colchester United League Division 2 15
3
4
1
2004-05 Colchester United FA Cup 5
4
2004-05 Colchester United LDV Vans Trophy 1
2004-05 Colchester United League Cup 2
1
1
2004-05 Colchester United League One 43
1
4
5
2005-06 Colchester United FA Cup 5
1
1
2005-06 Colchester United LDV Vans Trophy 3
1
2005-06 Colchester United League Cup 1
2005-06 Colchester United League One 45
7
5
2005-06 Football League Under-21
1
2006-07 Colchester United FA Cup 1
2006-07 Colchester United League Championship 28
3
2
2006-07 Colchester United League Cup 1
1
2006-07 Reading Premier League 2
1
2007-08 Charlton Athletic League Championship 16
2
2007-08 Sunderland League Cup 1
1
2007-08 Sunderland Premier League 8
1
1
2008-09 Sheffield United FA Cup 4
3
2008-09 Sheffield United League Championship 31
10
4
4
2008-09 Sheffield United League Championship Play-Offs 3
1
2008-09 Sheffield United League Cup 1
1
2009-10 Wolverhampton Wanderers FA Cup
1
2009-10 Wolverhampton Wanderers Premier League 12
3
2
2010-11 Portsmouth League Championship 33
5
4
1
2010-11 Wolverhampton Wanderers League Cup 2
2010-11 Wolverhampton Wanderers Premier League
2
1
2011-12 Portsmouth FA Cup 1
1
2011-12 Portsmouth League Championship 42
7
7
2011-12 Portsmouth League Cup 1
1
2012-13 Nottingham Forest FA Cup 1
2012-13 Nottingham Forest League Championship 34
3
3
11
2012-13 Nottingham Forest League Cup 2
2013-14 Nottingham Forest FA Cup 4
1
2013-14 Nottingham Forest League Championship 28
8
4
4
2013-14 Nottingham Forest League Cup 1
1
1
2014-15 Brighton and Hove Albion FA Cup
1
1
2014-15 Brighton and Hove Albion League Championship 14
5
4
2015-16 Birmingham City League Championship
3
2015-16 Rotherham United League Championship 19
2
2
4
1
2015-16 Rotherham United League Cup 2
2016-17 Cardiff City FA Cup 1
2016-17 Cardiff City League Championship 9
7
3
2016-17 Rotherham United League Championship 10
4
2
2016-17 Rotherham United League Cup 1
1
2017-18 Cardiff City FA Cup 1
1
2017-18 Cardiff City League Championship 2
10
3
2017-18 Cardiff City League Cup 2
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
21 Apr 2003 Colchester United v Luton Town L 0-5 League Division 2
14 Oct 2003 Cheltenham Town v Colchester United W 1-3 LDV Vans Trophy 1st round - southern section
18 Oct 2003 Grimsby Town v Colchester United L 2-0 League Division 2
04 Nov 2003 Yeovil Town v Colchester United D 2-2 LDV Vans Trophy 2nd round - southern section
10 Jan 2004 Colchester United v Barnsley D 1-1 League Division 2
13 Jan 2004 Colchester United v Accrington Stanley W 2-1 FA Cup 3rd round replay
17 Jan 2004 Swindon Town v Colchester United L 2-0 League Division 2
20 Jan 2004 Northampton Town v Colchester United W 2-3 LDV Vans Trophy Semi-final - southern section
27 Jan 2004 Bristol City v Colchester United L 1-0 League Division 2
03 Feb 2004 Colchester United v Coventry City W 3-1 FA Cup 4th round replay
17 Feb 2004 Southend United v Colchester United D 1-1 LDV Vans Trophy Final - southern section (2nd leg)
02 Mar 2004 Colchester United v Stockport County W 2-1 League Division 2
06 Mar 2004 Colchester United v Hartlepool United L 1-2 League Division 2
13 Mar 2004 Oldham Athletic v Colchester United D 0-0 League Division 2
20 Mar 2004 Brighton and Hove Albion v Colchester United L 2-1 League Division 2
23 Mar 2004 Chesterfield v Colchester United W 1-2 League Division 2
27 Mar 2004 Colchester United v Peterborough United D 0-0 League Division 2
30 Mar 2004 Blackpool v Colchester United D 0-0 League Division 2
03 Apr 2004 AFC Bournemouth v Colchester United D 1-1 League Division 2
10 Apr 2004 Colchester United v Notts County W 4-1 League Division 2
12 Apr 2004 Brentford v Colchester United L 3-2 League Division 2
17 Apr 2004 Colchester United v Wrexham W 3-1 League Division 2
24 Apr 2004 Sheffield Wednesday v Colchester United W 0-1 League Division 2
01 May 2004 Colchester United v Rushden and Diamonds W 2-0 League Division 2
08 May 2004 Plymouth Argyle v Colchester United L 2-0 League Division 2
07 Aug 2004 Sheffield Wednesday v Colchester United W 0-3 League One
10 Aug 2004 Colchester United v Stockport County W 3-2 League One
14 Aug 2004 Colchester United v Peterborough United W 2-1 League One
21 Aug 2004 Chesterfield v Colchester United L 2-1 League One
24 Aug 2004 Colchester United v Cheltenham Town W 2-1 League Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
28 Aug 2004 Colchester United v Doncaster Rovers W 4-1 League One
30 Aug 2004 Hartlepool United v Colchester United L 2-1 League One
04 Sep 2004 Colchester United v Swindon Town L 0-1 League One
11 Sep 2004 AFC Bournemouth v Colchester United W 1-3 League One
18 Sep 2004 Colchester United v Milton Keynes Dons L 0-1 League One
21 Sep 2004 Colchester United v West Bromwich Albion W 2-1 League Cup 2nd round
25 Sep 2004 Oldham Athletic v Colchester United D 1-1 League One
29 Sep 2004 Colchester United v Southend United D 1-1 LDV Vans Trophy 1st round - southern section
02 Oct 2004 Colchester United v Port Vale W 2-1 League One
09 Oct 2004 Walsall v Colchester United L 2-1 League One
23 Oct 2004 Colchester United v Tranmere Rovers L 1-2 League One
27 Oct 2004 Southampton v Colchester United L 3-2 League Cup 3rd round
30 Oct 2004 Bristol City v Colchester United D 0-0 League One
06 Nov 2004 Bradford City v Colchester United D 2-2 League One
13 Nov 2004 Mansfield Town v Colchester United D 1-1 FA Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
20 Nov 2004 Colchester United v Huddersfield Town D 0-0 League One
23 Nov 2004 Colchester United v Mansfield Town W 4-1 FA Cup 1st round replay
27 Nov 2004 Torquay United v Colchester United W 1-3 League One
04 Dec 2004 Rushden and Diamonds v Colchester United W 2-5 FA Cup 2nd round
07 Dec 2004 Colchester United v Barnsley L 0-2 League One
11 Dec 2004 Colchester United v Hull City L 1-2 League One
18 Dec 2004 Brentford v Colchester United L 1-0 League One
28 Dec 2004 Luton Town v Colchester United D 2-2 League One
01 Jan 2005 Swindon Town v Colchester United W 0-3 League One
03 Jan 2005 Colchester United v Oldham Athletic D 0-0 League One
08 Jan 2005 Hull City v Colchester United W 0-2 FA Cup 3rd round
15 Jan 2005 Milton Keynes Dons v Colchester United L 2-0 League One
22 Jan 2005 Colchester United v Luton Town D 0-0 League One
25 Jan 2005 Colchester United v Walsall W 5-0 League One
29 Jan 2005 Blackburn Rovers v Colchester United L 3-0 FA Cup 4th round
05 Feb 2005 Colchester United v Blackpool L 0-1 League One
12 Feb 2005 Tranmere Rovers v Colchester United D 1-1 League One
15 Feb 2005 Colchester United v AFC Bournemouth W 3-1 League One
19 Feb 2005 Colchester United v Bristol City L 0-2 League One
22 Feb 2005 Wrexham v Colchester United D 2-2 League One
26 Feb 2005 Hull City v Colchester United L 2-0 League One
05 Mar 2005 Colchester United v Brentford L 0-1 League One
08 Mar 2005 Port Vale v Colchester United D 0-0 League One
12 Mar 2005 Stockport County v Colchester United W 1-2 League One
19 Mar 2005 Colchester United v Sheffield Wednesday D 1-1 League One
25 Mar 2005 Peterborough United v Colchester United W 0-3 League One
28 Mar 2005 Colchester United v Chesterfield W 1-0 League One
01 Apr 2005 Doncaster Rovers v Colchester United D 1-1 League One
09 Apr 2005 Colchester United v Hartlepool United D 1-1 League One
16 Apr 2005 Huddersfield Town v Colchester United D 2-2 League One
23 Apr 2005 Colchester United v Bradford City D 0-0 League One
30 Apr 2005 Barnsley v Colchester United D 1-1 League One
07 May 2005 Colchester United v Torquay United W 2-1 League One
06 Aug 2005 Gillingham v Colchester United L 2-1 League One
09 Aug 2005 Colchester United v Swansea City L 1-2 League One
13 Aug 2005 Colchester United v Barnsley W 1-0 League One
20 Aug 2005 Milton Keynes Dons v Colchester United D 1-1 League One
24 Aug 2005 Colchester United v Cardiff City L 0-2 League Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
27 Aug 2005 Colchester United v Oldham Athletic D 0-0 League One
29 Aug 2005 Southend United v Colchester United L 3-1 League One
03 Sep 2005 Bristol City v Colchester United D 0-0 League One
10 Sep 2005 Colchester United v Doncaster Rovers W 3-2 League One
17 Sep 2005 Port Vale v Colchester United W 0-1 League One
24 Sep 2005 Colchester United v Huddersfield Town D 1-1 League One
27 Sep 2005 Bradford City v Colchester United D 1-1 League One
01 Oct 2005 Colchester United v Chesterfield L 1-2 League One
09 Oct 2005 Blackpool v Colchester United W 1-2 League One
15 Oct 2005 Colchester United v AFC Bournemouth L 0-1 League One
22 Oct 2005 Tranmere Rovers v Colchester United D 0-0 League One
29 Oct 2005 Colchester United v Yeovil Town W 3-2 League One
05 Nov 2005 Colchester United v Leamington W 9-1 FA Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
12 Nov 2005 Rotherham United v Colchester United W 1-2 League One
19 Nov 2005 Colchester United v Blackpool W 3-2 League One
23 Nov 2005 Colchester United v Northampton Town W 3-2 LDV Vans Trophy 2nd round - southern section
26 Nov 2005 Colchester United v Gillingham W 5-0 League One
03 Dec 2005 Shrewsbury Town v Colchester United W 1-2 FA Cup 2nd round
06 Dec 2005 Hartlepool United v Colchester United W 0-1 League One
10 Dec 2005 Swansea City v Colchester United D 1-1 League One
17 Dec 2005 Colchester United v Milton Keynes Dons W 2-0 League One
20 Dec 2005 Milton Keynes Dons v Colchester United W 1-2 LDV Vans Trophy Quarter-final - southern section
26 Dec 2005 Swindon Town v Colchester United L 1-0 League One
31 Dec 2005 Brentford v Colchester United W 0-2 League One
07 Jan 2006 Sheffield United v Colchester United W 1-2 FA Cup 3rd round
14 Jan 2006 Walsall v Colchester United W 0-2 League One
17 Jan 2006 Colchester United v Bristol City W 3-2 League One
21 Jan 2006 Colchester United v Port Vale W 2-1 League One
24 Jan 2006 Cheltenham Town v Colchester United W 0-1 LDV Vans Trophy Semi-final - southern section
28 Jan 2006 Colchester United v Derby County W 3-1 FA Cup 4th round
04 Feb 2006 Colchester United v Bradford City W 3-1 League One
07 Feb 2006 Colchester United v Scunthorpe United W 1-0 League One
11 Feb 2006 Huddersfield Town v Colchester United L 2-0 League One
14 Feb 2006 Colchester United v Walsall D 0-0 League One
19 Feb 2006 Chelsea v Colchester United L 3-1 FA Cup 5th round
25 Feb 2006 Barnsley v Colchester United L 1-0 League One
04 Mar 2006 Colchester United v Southend United L 0-3 League One
11 Mar 2006 Oldham Athletic v Colchester United L 1-0 League One
14 Mar 2006 Colchester United v Swansea City L 1-2 LDV Vans Trophy Final - southern section (2nd leg)
18 Mar 2006 Colchester United v Swindon Town W 1-0 League One
21 Mar 2006 Doncaster Rovers v Colchester United D 0-0 League One
25 Mar 2006 Scunthorpe United v Colchester United D 0-0 League One
01 Apr 2006 Colchester United v Brentford D 1-1 League One
08 Apr 2006 Nottingham Forest v Colchester United L 1-0 League One
11 Apr 2006 Colchester United v Hartlepool United W 2-0 League One
15 Apr 2006 Chesterfield v Colchester United D 2-2 League One
17 Apr 2006 Colchester United v Tranmere Rovers W 1-0 League One
22 Apr 2006 AFC Bournemouth v Colchester United W 1-2 League One
29 Apr 2006 Colchester United v Rotherham United W 2-0 League One
06 May 2006 Yeovil Town v Colchester United D 0-0 League One
05 Aug 2006 Birmingham City v Colchester United L 2-1 League Championship
08 Aug 2006 Colchester United v Plymouth Argyle L 0-1 League Championship
12 Aug 2006 Colchester United v Barnsley L 1-2 League Championship
19 Aug 2006 West Bromwich Albion v Colchester United L 2-1 League Championship
22 Aug 2006 Milton Keynes Dons v Colchester United L 1-0 League Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
26 Aug 2006 Colchester United v Derby County W 4-3 League Championship
09 Sep 2006 Burnley v Colchester United W 1-2 League Championship
12 Sep 2006 Luton Town v Colchester United D 1-1 League Championship
16 Sep 2006 Colchester United v Queens Park Rangers W 2-1 League Championship
23 Sep 2006 Leicester City v Colchester United D 0-0 League Championship
29 Sep 2006 Colchester United v Ipswich Town W 1-0 League Championship
14 Oct 2006 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Colchester United L 1-0 League Championship
18 Oct 2006 Colchester United v Sheffield Wednesday W 4-0 League Championship
23 Oct 2006 Coventry City v Colchester United L 2-1 League Championship
28 Oct 2006 Colchester United v Southampton W 2-0 League Championship
31 Oct 2006 Norwich City v Colchester United D 1-1 League Championship
04 Nov 2006 Colchester United v Cardiff City W 3-1 League Championship
18 Nov 2006 Sunderland v Colchester United L 3-1 League Championship
25 Nov 2006 Colchester United v Southend United W 3-0 League Championship
28 Nov 2006 Colchester United v Hull City W 5-1 League Championship
02 Dec 2006 Cardiff City v Colchester United D 0-0 League Championship
09 Dec 2006 Crystal Palace v Colchester United W 1-3 League Championship
16 Dec 2006 Colchester United v Stoke City W 3-0 League Championship
23 Dec 2006 Preston North End v Colchester United L 1-0 League Championship
26 Dec 2006 Colchester United v Luton Town W 4-1 League Championship
30 Dec 2006 Colchester United v Wolverhampton Wanderers W 2-1 League Championship
01 Jan 2007 Queens Park Rangers v Colchester United L 1-0 League Championship
09 Jan 2007 Barnet v Colchester United L 2-1 FA Cup 3rd round
13 Jan 2007 Colchester United v Leicester City D 1-1 League Championship
20 Jan 2007 Ipswich Town v Colchester United L 3-2 League Championship


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
2004-05 England Toulon Under-20 Tournament 3
1
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
04 Jun 2005 England v Portugal L 0-1 Toulon Under-20 Tournament Group B
06 Jun 2005 England v Korea Republic W 3-0 Toulon Under-20 Tournament Group B
08 Jun 2005 France v England L 0-0 (4-5) Toulon Under-20 Tournament Semi-final
10 Jun 2005 England v Mexico W 1-1 (3-2) Toulon Under-20 Tournament 3rd place play-off


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