|Full name||Craig George Pead|
|Date of birth||15 September 1981|
|Place of birth||Bromsgrove, England|
|Height||5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)|
|Playing position||Right back, central midfielder|
|2004||→ Notts County (loan)||5||(0)|
|2005||→ Walsall (loan)||8||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 11:32, 24 December 2010 (UTC).
Pead was named in the PFA League Two Team of the Year for the 2006-07 season. Pead was released by Walsall at the end of the 2006–07 season on 15 May 2007. He became Brentford manager Terry Butcher's fourth summer signing on 2 July 2007 following a recommendation from former Brentford captain Michael Dobson. Pead was named in the PFA League Two Team of the Year for the second year running at the end of the 2007–08 season.
Despite his awards, Craig Pead was made available for a free transfer by Brentford manager, Andy Scott at the conclusion of the 2007–08 season. However, Pead turned down a contract offer from Port Vale and decided to stay at Brentford for the final year of his contract. He retired at the end of the 2008–09 season due to an ongoing knee injury and now runs football coaching courses for children in the Coventry and Warwickshire area.
- FA Youth Cup: Runner-up 1999
- League Two 2006-07
- League Two 2008-09
- "Craig Pead". Barry Hugman's Footballers. Retrieved 17 October 2015.
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- "Ronaldo secures PFA awards double". BBC Sport. 2007-04-22. Retrieved 2007-05-19.
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- "Bees Sign Pead". www.brentfordfc.co.uk. 2007-07-02. Retrieved 2007-07-02.[dead link]
- "Ronaldo Scoops PFA Award". SportingLife.com. 2008-04-27. Archived from the original on 2012-03-14. Retrieved 2007-04-28.
- Soccer Rockz www.soccerrockz.com
- Craig Pead at Soccerbase