Matt Hill

Date of birth26 March 1981
Place of birthBristol
NationalityEnglish
Weight79 kg
Height1.70 m
PositionDefender

After making his debut in 1999-2000, Matt became a regular in Bristol City's back four in 2000-01.

A versatile defender who can play either at left back or centre half, he impressed with his tigerish tackling and speedy recovery.

One of several promising graduates from City's youth set-up, he was voted 'Young Player of the Year' by the club's Junior Strikers section.

Matthew's contract at Bristol City was extended to June 2006 in July 2004 but he joined Preston North End in January 2005 with a contract to June 2008 that was extended to June 2010 in July 2007.

He joined Wolverhampton Wanderers in September 2008 with a three-year contract that was cancelled in January 2011.

After a loan spell, Matt joined Barnsley in January 2011 with a contract to June 2011.

He joined Blackpool in July 2011 with a one-year contract.

After a loan spell, Matt joined Sheffield United in July 2012 with a two-year contract.

He joined Tranmere Rovers in August 2014 on non-contract terms before agreeing a deal until June 2015.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Bristol City 22 Feb 1999 08 Jan 2005
Preston North End 08 Jan 2005 01 Sep 2008
Wolverhampton Wanderers 01 Sep 2008 25 Jan 2011
Queens Park Rangers 25 Jan 2010 31 May 2010 L
Barnsley 20 Oct 2010 23 Jan 2011 L
Barnsley 25 Jan 2011 30 Jun 2011
Blackpool 09 Jul 2011 30 Jun 2012
Sheffield United 01 Mar 2012 31 May 2012 L
Sheffield United 30 Jul 2012 30 Jun 2014
Tranmere Rovers 08 Aug 2014

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2000-01 Bristol City FA Cup 6
2000-01 Bristol City League Cup 1
2000-01 Bristol City League Division 2 32
2
3
2001-02 Bristol City FA Cup 1
1
2001-02 Bristol City LDV Vans Trophy 4
1
1
2001-02 Bristol City League Cup 2
2001-02 Bristol City League Division 2 40
1
3
2002-03 Bristol City FA Cup 3
2
2002-03 Bristol City LDV Vans Trophy 5
1
2002-03 Bristol City League Cup 1
2002-03 Bristol City League Division 2 39
3
3
4
2002-03 Bristol City League Division 2 Play-Offs 2
2003-04 Bristol City FA Cup 3
2003-04 Bristol City LDV Vans Trophy
1
2003-04 Bristol City League Cup 2
2003-04 Bristol City League Division 2 40
2
2
3
2003-04 Bristol City League Division 2 Play-Offs 3
2004-05 Bristol City FA Cup 2
2004-05 Bristol City LDV Vans Trophy 2
1
1
2004-05 Bristol City League Cup 2
1
2004-05 Bristol City League One 23
1
2004-05 Preston North End League Championship 11
3
1
2004-05 Preston North End League Championship Play-Offs 3
1
2005-06 Preston North End FA Cup 2
2005-06 Preston North End League Championship 24
2
6
2005-06 Preston North End League Cup 1
2006-07 Preston North End FA Cup 3
1
2006-07 Preston North End League Championship 37
1
4
2006-07 Preston North End League Cup 1
2007-08 Preston North End FA Cup 1
1
2007-08 Preston North End League Championship 21
5
8
2007-08 Preston North End League Cup 1
2008-09 Preston North End League Championship 1
1
2008-09 Preston North End League Cup 1
2008-09 Wolverhampton Wanderers FA Cup 1
2008-09 Wolverhampton Wanderers League Championship 13
2
2009-10 Queens Park Rangers League Championship 15
1
3
2009-10 Wolverhampton Wanderers League Cup 1
2009-10 Wolverhampton Wanderers Premier League 2
2010-11 Barnsley FA Cup 1
2010-11 Barnsley League Championship 23
2
3
2011-12 Blackpool League Championship 4
2011-12 Blackpool League Cup 1
2011-12 Sheffield United League One 11
1
1
2011-12 Sheffield United League One Play-Offs 3
2012-13 Sheffield United FA Cup 3
2012-13 Sheffield United Johnstones Paint Trophy 2
2012-13 Sheffield United League One 34
7
2012-13 Sheffield United League One Play-Offs 2
2013-14 Sheffield United FA Cup 4
3
1
2013-14 Sheffield United League One 24
8
1
2014-15 Tranmere Rovers League Cup 1
2014-15 Tranmere Rovers League Two 9
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
05 Sep 2000 Brentford v Bristol City L 2-1
Agg: 4-3
League Cup 1st round 2nd leg
30 Sep 2000 Oxford United v Bristol City W 0-1 League Division 2
28 Oct 2000 Wycombe Wanderers v Bristol City W 1-2 League Division 2
31 Oct 2000 Swansea City v Bristol City D 2-2 League Division 2
04 Nov 2000 Bristol City v Notts County W 4-0 League Division 2
11 Nov 2000 Luton Town v Bristol City W 0-3 League Division 2
18 Nov 2000 Chesterfield v Bristol City W 0-1 FA Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
25 Nov 2000 Bristol City v Wigan Athletic D 1-1 League Division 2
02 Dec 2000 Bristol City v Bury W 4-1 League Division 2
09 Dec 2000 Bristol City v Kettering Town W 3-1 FA Cup 2nd round
12 Dec 2000 Bristol City v Brentford L 1-2 League Division 2
16 Dec 2000 Port Vale v Bristol City W 1-2 League Division 2
22 Dec 2000 Bristol City v Bristol Rovers W 3-2 League Division 2
26 Dec 2000 Northampton Town v Bristol City L 2-0 League Division 2
30 Dec 2000 Stoke City v Bristol City L 1-0 League Division 2
01 Jan 2001 Bristol City v Cambridge United W 6-2 League Division 2
06 Jan 2001 Huddersfield Town v Bristol City W 0-2 FA Cup 3rd round
13 Jan 2001 Rotherham United v Bristol City D 1-1 League Division 2
20 Jan 2001 Bristol City v Northampton Town W 2-0 League Division 2
27 Jan 2001 Bristol City v Kingstonian D 1-1 FA Cup 4th round
03 Feb 2001 Bristol City v Swansea City W 3-1 League Division 2
07 Feb 2001 Kingstonian v Bristol City W 0-1 FA Cup 4th round replay
10 Feb 2001 Swindon Town v Bristol City D 1-1 League Division 2
13 Feb 2001 Bristol City v Wrexham W 2-1 League Division 2
17 Feb 2001 Leicester City v Bristol City L 3-0 FA Cup 5th round
20 Feb 2001 Brentford v Bristol City L 2-1 League Division 2
24 Feb 2001 Colchester United v Bristol City L 4-0 League Division 2
03 Mar 2001 Bristol City v Oxford United D 0-0 League Division 2
06 Mar 2001 Bristol City v Walsall L 1-3 League Division 2
10 Mar 2001 AFC Bournemouth v Bristol City L 4-0 League Division 2
16 Mar 2001 Bristol City v Millwall W 2-1 League Division 2
23 Mar 2001 Reading v Bristol City W 1-3 League Division 2
27 Mar 2001 Bristol City v Oldham Athletic D 2-2 League Division 2
31 Mar 2001 Bristol City v Port Vale D 1-1 League Division 2
03 Apr 2001 Bristol Rovers v Bristol City D 1-1 League Division 2
07 Apr 2001 Bury v Bristol City W 0-1 League Division 2
14 Apr 2001 Peterborough United v Bristol City L 2-1 League Division 2
16 Apr 2001 Bristol City v Wycombe Wanderers L 1-2 League Division 2
21 Apr 2001 Notts County v Bristol City L 2-1 League Division 2
28 Apr 2001 Bristol City v Luton Town W 3-1 League Division 2
05 May 2001 Wigan Athletic v Bristol City D 0-0 League Division 2
11 Aug 2001 Northampton Town v Bristol City W 0-3 League Division 2
18 Aug 2001 Bristol City v Swindon Town W 3-1 League Division 2
21 Aug 2001 Bristol City v Cheltenham Town W 2-1 League Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
25 Aug 2001 Wigan Athletic v Bristol City W 1-2 League Division 2
30 Aug 2001 Queens Park Rangers v Bristol City D 0-0 League Division 2
08 Sep 2001 Bristol City v Port Vale D 1-1 League Division 2
12 Sep 2001 Bristol City v Watford L 2-3 League Cup 2nd round
15 Sep 2001 Bristol City v Colchester United W 3-1 League Division 2
18 Sep 2001 Brentford v Bristol City D 2-2 League Division 2
22 Sep 2001 Peterborough United v Bristol City L 4-1 League Division 2
25 Sep 2001 Bristol City v Tranmere Rovers W 2-0 League Division 2
29 Sep 2001 Huddersfield Town v Bristol City L 1-0 League Division 2
05 Oct 2001 Bristol City v Chesterfield W 3-0 League Division 2
09 Oct 2001 Bristol City v Cardiff City D 1-1 League Division 2
13 Oct 2001 Oldham Athletic v Bristol City W 0-1 League Division 2
16 Oct 2001 Bristol City v Torquay United W 1-0 LDV Vans Trophy 1st round - southern section
20 Oct 2001 Bristol City v Wycombe Wanderers L 0-1 League Division 2
23 Oct 2001 Bristol City v AFC Bournemouth W 1-0 League Division 2
27 Oct 2001 Stoke City v Bristol City L 1-0 League Division 2
03 Nov 2001 Bristol City v Brighton and Hove Albion L 0-1 League Division 2
10 Nov 2001 Reading v Bristol City L 3-2 League Division 2
17 Nov 2001 Bristol City v Leyton Orient L 0-1 FA Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
20 Nov 2001 Bury v Bristol City D 2-2 League Division 2
24 Nov 2001 Bristol City v Blackpool W 2-1 League Division 2
01 Dec 2001 Bristol City v Notts County W 3-2 League Division 2
04 Dec 2001 Bristol City v Peterborough United W 2-1 LDV Vans Trophy Quarter-final - southern section
08 Dec 2001 Wrexham v Bristol City W 0-2 League Division 2
15 Dec 2001 Cambridge United v Bristol City W 0-3 League Division 2
22 Dec 2001 Bristol City v Wrexham W 1-0 League Division 2
26 Dec 2001 Port Vale v Bristol City L 1-0 League Division 2
29 Dec 2001 Cardiff City v Bristol City W 1-3 League Division 2
05 Jan 2002 Bristol City v Wigan Athletic D 2-2 League Division 2
09 Jan 2002 Bristol City v Bristol Rovers W 2-0 LDV Vans Trophy Semi-final - southern section
13 Jan 2002 Swindon Town v Bristol City W 1-2 League Division 2
19 Jan 2002 Bristol City v Northampton Town L 1-3 League Division 2
30 Jan 2002 Cambridge United v Bristol City D 0-0 LDV Vans Trophy Final - southern section (1st leg)
02 Feb 2002 Bristol City v Huddersfield Town D 1-1 League Division 2
05 Feb 2002 Bristol City v Queens Park Rangers W 2-0 League Division 2
09 Feb 2002 Wycombe Wanderers v Bristol City L 2-1 League Division 2
19 Feb 2002 Bristol City v Cambridge United L 0-2 LDV Vans Trophy Final - southern section (2nd leg)
23 Feb 2002 Colchester United v Bristol City D 0-0 League Division 2
26 Feb 2002 Bristol City v Peterborough United W 1-0 League Division 2
02 Mar 2002 Bristol City v Brentford L 0-2 League Division 2
05 Mar 2002 Tranmere Rovers v Bristol City L 1-0 League Division 2
09 Mar 2002 Bristol City v Cambridge United W 2-0 League Division 2
16 Mar 2002 Notts County v Bristol City L 2-0 League Division 2
19 Mar 2002 Chesterfield v Bristol City L 2-1 League Division 2
23 Mar 2002 AFC Bournemouth v Bristol City W 1-3 League Division 2
10 Aug 2002 Bristol City v Blackpool W 2-0 League Division 2
13 Aug 2002 Brentford v Bristol City L 1-0 League Division 2
17 Aug 2002 Wigan Athletic v Bristol City L 2-0 League Division 2
24 Aug 2002 Bristol City v Wycombe Wanderers W 3-0 League Division 2
26 Aug 2002 Plymouth Argyle v Bristol City L 2-0 League Division 2
31 Aug 2002 Bristol City v Tranmere Rovers W 2-0 League Division 2
06 Sep 2002 Bristol City v Northampton Town W 3-0 League Division 2
10 Sep 2002 Bristol City v Oxford United L 0-1 League Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
21 Sep 2002 Bristol City v Queens Park Rangers L 1-3 League Division 2
28 Sep 2002 Port Vale v Bristol City W 2-3 League Division 2
05 Oct 2002 Bristol City v Chesterfield W 4-0 League Division 2
12 Oct 2002 Barnsley v Bristol City W 1-4 League Division 2
19 Oct 2002 Bristol City v Swindon Town W 2-0 League Division 2
22 Oct 2002 Queens Park Rangers v Bristol City W 0-0 (5-4) LDV Vans Trophy 1st round - southern section
26 Oct 2002 Peterborough United v Bristol City W 1-3 League Division 2
29 Oct 2002 Bristol City v Huddersfield Town W 1-0 League Division 2
09 Nov 2002 Colchester United v Bristol City D 2-2 League Division 2
13 Nov 2002 Boston United v Bristol City W 1-2 LDV Vans Trophy 2nd round - southern section
16 Nov 2002 Heybridge Swifts v Bristol City W 0-7 FA Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
23 Nov 2002 Mansfield Town v Bristol City W 4-5 League Division 2
30 Nov 2002 Bristol City v Crewe Alexandra D 2-2 League Division 2
03 Dec 2002 Bristol City v Notts County W 3-2 League Division 2
08 Dec 2002 Harrogate Railway Athletic v Bristol City W 1-3 FA Cup 2nd round
11 Dec 2002 Bristol City v Wycombe Wanderers W 3-0 LDV Vans Trophy Quarter-final - southern section
14 Dec 2002 Cardiff City v Bristol City W 0-2 League Division 2
21 Dec 2002 Bristol City v Luton Town D 1-1 League Division 2
26 Dec 2002 Bristol City v Plymouth Argyle D 0-0 League Division 2
28 Dec 2002 Stockport County v Bristol City W 1-4 League Division 2
01 Jan 2003 Wycombe Wanderers v Bristol City L 2-1 League Division 2
04 Jan 2003 Leicester City v Bristol City L 2-0 FA Cup 3rd round
10 Jan 2003 Bristol City v Wigan Athletic L 0-1 League Division 2
18 Jan 2003 Tranmere Rovers v Bristol City D 1-1 League Division 2
25 Jan 2003 Bristol City v Stockport County D 1-1 League Division 2
08 Feb 2003 Bristol City v Colchester United L 1-2 League Division 2
11 Feb 2003 Bristol City v Brentford D 0-0 League Division 2
18 Feb 2003 Bristol City v Cambridge United W 4-2 LDV Vans Trophy Final - southern section (1st leg)
22 Feb 2003 Northampton Town v Bristol City W 1-2 League Division 2
25 Feb 2003 Cambridge United v Bristol City W 0-3 LDV Vans Trophy Final - southern section (2nd leg)
01 Mar 2003 Bristol City v Cheltenham Town W 3-1 League Division 2
04 Mar 2003 Bristol City v Oldham Athletic W 2-0 League Division 2
08 Mar 2003 Queens Park Rangers v Bristol City L 1-0 League Division 2
15 Mar 2003 Bristol City v Peterborough United W 1-0 League Division 2
19 Mar 2003 Swindon Town v Bristol City D 1-1 League Division 2
22 Mar 2003 Huddersfield Town v Bristol City W 1-2 League Division 2
29 Mar 2003 Bristol City v Barnsley W 2-0 League Division 2
06 Apr 2003 Bristol City v Carlisle United W 4-2 LDV Vans Trophy Final
12 Apr 2003 Bristol City v Mansfield Town W 5-2 League Division 2
15 Apr 2003 Crewe Alexandra v Bristol City D 1-1 League Division 2
19 Apr 2003 Luton Town v Bristol City D 2-2 League Division 2
22 Apr 2003 Bristol City v Cardiff City W 2-0 League Division 2
26 Apr 2003 Chesterfield v Bristol City L 2-0 League Division 2
03 May 2003 Bristol City v Port Vale W 2-0 League Division 2
10 May 2003 Cardiff City v Bristol City L 1-0 League Division 2 Play-Offs Semi-final 1st leg
13 May 2003 Bristol City v Cardiff City D 0-0
Agg: 0-1
League Division 2 Play-Offs Semi-final 2nd leg
09 Aug 2003 Bristol City v Notts County W 5-0 League Division 2
13 Aug 2003 Bristol City v Swansea City W 4-1 League Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
16 Aug 2003 Chesterfield v Bristol City D 1-1 League Division 2
23 Aug 2003 Bristol City v Hartlepool United D 1-1 League Division 2
26 Aug 2003 Colchester United v Bristol City L 2-1 League Division 2
30 Aug 2003 Bristol City v Grimsby Town W 1-0 League Division 2
06 Sep 2003 AFC Bournemouth v Bristol City D 0-0 League Division 2
13 Sep 2003 Oldham Athletic v Bristol City D 1-1 League Division 2
16 Sep 2003 Bristol City v Tranmere Rovers W 2-0 League Division 2
20 Sep 2003 Bristol City v Port Vale L 0-1 League Division 2
30 Sep 2003 Plymouth Argyle v Bristol City W 0-1 League Division 2
04 Oct 2003 Bristol City v Swindon Town W 2-1 League Division 2
10 Oct 2003 Bristol City v Peterborough United D 1-1 League Division 2
14 Oct 2003 Plymouth Argyle v Bristol City L 4-0 LDV Vans Trophy 1st round - southern section
25 Oct 2003 Bristol City v Sheffield Wednesday D 1-1 League Division 2
28 Oct 2003 Bristol City v Southampton L 0-3 League Cup 3rd round
01 Nov 2003 Bristol City v Luton Town D 1-1 League Division 2
09 Nov 2003 Bradford Park Avenue v Bristol City W 2-5 FA Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
15 Nov 2003 Brighton and Hove Albion v Bristol City W 1-4 League Division 2
22 Nov 2003 Bristol City v Barnsley W 2-1 League Division 2
29 Nov 2003 Blackpool v Bristol City L 1-0 League Division 2
06 Dec 2003 Bristol City v Barnsley D 0-0 FA Cup 2nd round
13 Dec 2003 Rushden and Diamonds v Bristol City D 1-1 League Division 2
16 Dec 2003 Barnsley v Bristol City L 2-1 FA Cup 2nd round replay
20 Dec 2003 Bristol City v Stockport County W 1-0 League Division 2
26 Dec 2003 Brentford v Bristol City W 1-2 League Division 2
28 Dec 2003 Bristol City v AFC Bournemouth W 2-0 League Division 2
10 Jan 2004 Notts County v Bristol City W 1-2 League Division 2
17 Jan 2004 Bristol City v Chesterfield W 4-0 League Division 2
24 Jan 2004 Hartlepool United v Bristol City W 1-2 League Division 2
27 Jan 2004 Bristol City v Colchester United W 1-0 League Division 2
07 Feb 2004 Bristol City v Brentford W 3-1 League Division 2
14 Feb 2004 Peterborough United v Bristol City W 0-1 League Division 2
17 Feb 2004 Grimsby Town v Bristol City W 1-2 League Division 2
21 Feb 2004 Bristol City v Wrexham W 1-0 League Division 2
28 Feb 2004 Sheffield Wednesday v Bristol City L 1-0 League Division 2
02 Mar 2004 Bristol City v Wycombe Wanderers D 1-1 League Division 2
12 Mar 2004 Bristol City v Rushden and Diamonds W 1-0 League Division 2
20 Mar 2004 Bristol City v Oldham Athletic L 0-2 League Division 2
24 Mar 2004 Tranmere Rovers v Bristol City L 1-0 League Division 2
27 Mar 2004 Port Vale v Bristol City L 2-1 League Division 2
03 Apr 2004 Bristol City v Queens Park Rangers W 1-0 League Division 2
10 Apr 2004 Swindon Town v Bristol City D 1-1 League Division 2
13 Apr 2004 Bristol City v Plymouth Argyle W 1-0 League Division 2
17 Apr 2004 Luton Town v Bristol City L 3-2 League Division 2
24 Apr 2004 Bristol City v Brighton and Hove Albion D 0-0 League Division 2
02 May 2004 Barnsley v Bristol City W 0-1 League Division 2
08 May 2004 Bristol City v Blackpool W 2-1 League Division 2
15 May 2004 Hartlepool United v Bristol City D 1-1 League Division 2 Play-Offs Semi-final 1st leg
19 May 2004 Bristol City v Hartlepool United W 2-1
Agg: 3-2
League Division 2 Play-Offs Semi-final 2nd leg
30 May 2004 Brighton and Hove Albion v Bristol City L 1-0 League Division 2 Play-Offs Final
07 Aug 2004 Bristol City v Torquay United D 1-1 League One
10 Aug 2004 Barnsley v Bristol City L 2-1 League One
14 Aug 2004 AFC Bournemouth v Bristol City D 2-2 League One
21 Aug 2004 Bristol City v Swindon Town L 1-2 League One
24 Aug 2004 Wycombe Wanderers v Bristol City W 0-1 League Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
28 Aug 2004 Port Vale v Bristol City L 3-0 League One
30 Aug 2004 Bristol City v Brentford W 4-1 League One
04 Sep 2004 Peterborough United v Bristol City W 0-1 League One
11 Sep 2004 Bristol City v Stockport County W 5-0 League One
18 Sep 2004 Bradford City v Bristol City L 4-1 League One
22 Sep 2004 Bristol City v Everton L 2-2 (3-4) League Cup 2nd round
25 Sep 2004 Bristol City v Huddersfield Town D 3-3 League One
29 Sep 2004 Bristol City v Peterborough United W 1-0 LDV Vans Trophy 1st round - southern section
02 Oct 2004 Chesterfield v Bristol City D 2-2 League One
16 Oct 2004 Bristol City v Hull City W 3-1 League One
19 Oct 2004 Oldham Athletic v Bristol City D 0-0 League One
23 Oct 2004 Walsall v Bristol City W 1-2 League One
30 Oct 2004 Bristol City v Colchester United D 0-0 League One
02 Nov 2004 Bristol City v Milton Keynes Dons W 2-1 LDV Vans Trophy 2nd round - southern section
06 Nov 2004 Bristol City v Milton Keynes Dons W 4-1 League One
09 Nov 2004 Bristol City v Tranmere Rovers W 4-0 League One
12 Nov 2004 Bristol City v Brentford D 1-1 FA Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
20 Nov 2004 Wrexham v Bristol City W 1-3 League One
25 Nov 2004 Brentford v Bristol City L 1-1 (3-4) FA Cup 1st round replay
27 Nov 2004 Bristol City v Sheffield Wednesday L 1-4 League One
30 Nov 2004 Swindon Town v Bristol City L 1-0 LDV Vans Trophy Quarter-final - southern section
07 Dec 2004 Doncaster Rovers v Bristol City D 1-1 League One
11 Dec 2004 Blackpool v Bristol City D 1-1 League One
18 Dec 2004 Bristol City v Luton Town L 1-2 League One
28 Dec 2004 Bristol City v Hartlepool United D 0-0 League One


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