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New Signing For Shaymen

Posted by Kelly Gilchrist
Posted on Sat 9 Dec 2017
Posted in First Team

FC Halifax Town manager Billy Heath has boosted his squad ahead of this afternoon’s away match at Aldershot with the signing of experienced 31 year old Michael Collins until the end of the 2018/19 season.

Collins, who was born in Halifax, started his career with local neighbours Huddersfield Town making 173 league appearances scoring 19 goals between 2004 and 2010.

He moved to Scunthorpe in 2014 making 79 league appearances and during his time with Glanford Park he had a loan spell with AFC Wimbledon.

The 6ft midfielder has also played for Oxford United, loan spell with York city, joined Bengaluru in 2016 and his last team was Leyton Orient.

Collins has also represented the Republic of Ireland U18’s U19’s and U21’s teams.

He is the U18’s lead coach at EFL League One side Bradford City.

We wish him well during his time with the Club,

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