Wayne Collins (footballer)

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Wayne Collins
Personal information
Full name Wayne Anthony Collins
Date of birth (1969-03-04) 4 March 1969 (age 48)
Place of birth Manchester, England
Height 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Playing position Midfielder
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1992–1993 Winsford United
1993–1996 Crewe Alexandra 117 (15)
1996–1998 Sheffield Wednesday 31 (6)
1998–2001 Fulham 60 (4)
2001–2003 Crewe Alexandra 20 (1)
2003–2004 Stockport County 2 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Wayne Collins (born 4 March 1969) is an English football midfielder.

Club career[edit]

Crewe Alexandra[edit]

Collins began his career at Crewe Alexandra and made 117 league appearances.

Sheffield Wednesday[edit]

Collins signed for Premier League side Sheffield Wednesday in August 1996. He went on to score 6 goals in 31 league appearances for the club, before being sold to Fulham, then in the third tier of English football, in January 1998.


At Fulham Collins helped them to two promotions. He made five league appearances during Fulham's 2000/01 season after which they were promoted to the Premier League.[1]

Later career[edit]

In Summer 2001 Collins returned to Crewe Alexandra, where he scored once against Manchester City,[2] and also had a spell at Stockport County.


  1. ^ "Games played by Wayne Collins in 2000/2001". soccerbase.com. Retrieved 2015-10-11. 
  2. ^ "Man City 5-2 Crewe". BBC. 25 August 2001. Retrieved 23 November 2016.