|Full name||Ritchie Peter Branagan|
|Date of birth||20 October 1991|
|Place of birth||Gravesend, England|
|Height||6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)|
|2011||Republic of Ireland U21||1||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
Branagan was born in Gravesend, Kent. Having previously been part of the youth system at Bolton Wanderers he joined the youth set-up at Bury. He joined Bury's first team squad for the 2009–10 season and was granted a one-year contract extension in the summer of 2010.
He made his Football League debut on 23 October 2010 as an 60th-minute substitute for the injured Cameron Belford in a match with Southend United. In May 2011 he was offered a new contract by the club. He signed a new 12-month contract with Bury in June 2011. In May 2012, Branagan was released by the club after being deemed surplus to requirements.
Statistics accurate as of match played 13 November 2010
- "Bury 1–0 Southend". BBC Sport. 23 October 2010. Retrieved 23 October 2010.
- "Bury offer new contracts to seven". BBC Sport. 10 May 2011. Retrieved 28 May 2011.
- "Contract Update". Bury FC. 21 June 2011. Retrieved 21 June 2011.
- "Grella survives squad shake up". Sky Sports. 8 May 2012. Retrieved 9 May 2012.
- "Salford Bring in Keeper Cover". Non LeagueDaily.com. 28 August 2012. Retrieved 28 August 2012.
- "Chorley bring in new keeper". Lancashire Evening Post. Lancashire Evening Post. 4 January 2017. Retrieved 4 January 2017.
- "McLoughlin saves penalty in U21s stalemate". Football Association of Ireland. 9 February 2011. Retrieved 11 April 2011.
- Includes other competitive competitions, including the FA Community Shield, UEFA Super Cup, Intercontinental Cup, FIFA Club World Cup, Football League Trophy
- "Profile: Ritchie Branagan". Bury F.C. 23 October 2010. Retrieved 23 October 2010.