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Ex-U's Man Halford On The Move Again

Ex-U's Man Halford On The Move Again

Former Colchester United star Greg Halford has joined Sheffield United on a season-long loan.

The Sunderland defender joins the Blades following a loan spell with Charlton at the back end of last season.

Chelmsford-born Halford told BBC Radio Sheffield: 'Promotion is first and foremost, it's a massive club with good players here.

'It's going to be a tough season but promotion is definitely on the cards.'

Halford, who played in a number of roles in his time with the U's, left North Essex in January 2007 to join Reading in a record £2.5m pound deal. After failing to settle at the Madejski Stadium, Reading offloaded him to Sunderland for £3.5m. He was then loaned to Charlton for the second half of last season.

Vital Colchester would like to wish Greg the best of luck with Sheffield United.


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Writer:StevieG Col U
Date:Thursday July 3 2008
Time: 11:03AM

Comments

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Nothing To Do With This But Seems Like Hammond Is On The Move
Daryl Peck
03/07/2008 12:07:00
0
Wat tio Brighton???? Have heard it, hope it's not true.
StevieG Col U
03/07/2008 18:31:00
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Yup Micky Adams Once Again
Daryl Peck
04/07/2008 08:50:00
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Wolves Also Want Iwelumo , If Anyone Cares About Him ¬¬
Daryl Peck
04/07/2008 09:09:00
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Well would seem strange, really liked the look of him. Yeah saw the Iwelumo to Wolves link, hasn't had the best season with Charlton.
StevieG Col U
04/07/2008 09:21:00
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Its never really happened for him since leaving Colchester.
dazza71
06/07/2008 12:46:00
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