Gregory “Greg” Halford is an English football player who features for the English Premier League club Sunderland. He has been loaned out to Coca Cola Championship club Sheffield United and plays as a right back.
Greg Halford started his professional club football career at Colchester United in 2002 and was a regular for them for five seasons, scoring 24 goals in 150 league matches. He made his first team debut against Luton Town in April 2003 and became a huge played for Colchester in the subsequent years.
In 2007 Reading came calling and signed him for 2.25 million pounds on a contract that would keep him at the club until the 2010 summer. But after just 3 league matches, he moved to Sunderland on a four-year deal for 3.5 million pounds and made his debut for the Black Cats against Darlington in a friendly match in July 2007. He made his debut in league for Sunderland in August 2007 against Birmingham City.
But Greg Halford was not quite considered a huge played at Sunderland and has played on loan for Charlton Athletic since. He is currently on loan at Sheffield United in the Championship.