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James Collins

Born: August 23, 1983 (age 36)

Height: 6'2" (188cm)

Hometown: Newport, Wales
Nationality: Wales flag Welsh

Position: Centre-back
James Collins of West Ham United in action during the pre season friendly match between Southend United and West Ham United at Roots Hall on July 18, 2015 in Southend, England.
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Career History
Senior2000-2005Cardiff City
2005-2009West Ham United
2009-2012Aston Villa
2012-2018West Ham United
2019-Ipswich Town
International2004-Wales
Sports Mole has 514 articles about James Collins. Articles 1 to 40:
Luton Town boss Graeme Jones pictured on August 2, 2019
Result: Luton inflict first away defeat of season on Bristol City
Town are up to 16th after the comfortable win.
Oct 19, 17:36
Mick McCarthy pictured on September 5, 2019
Preview: Switzerland vs. Republic of Ireland - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides team news, predicted lineups and a full preview of Tuesday's Euro 2020 qualifier between Switzerland and Republic of Ireland.
Oct 13, 15:00
Aaron Connolly and Ireland teammates on October 12, 2019
Result: Republic of Ireland held by Georgia
Mick McCarthy's side remain in a strong position in Group D after the Euro 2020 qualifier stalemate in Tbilisi.
Oct 12, 16:25
Tom Lawrence in action for Derby County on October 5, 2019
Result: Shamed Tom Lawrence helps Derby past Luton
The Wales midfielder has been charged with drink-driving.
Oct 5, 17:06
Luton Town boss Graeme Jones pictured on August 2, 2019
Luton boss Graeme Jones delighted with fightback to earn point
Callum McManaman's strike earned a point.
Oct 3, 08:08
Mesut Ozil in action for Arsenal on January 29, 2019
News Extra: Ozil captaincy suspicions, "Problem child" Pogba, Milan 'want Wenger'
The latest news snippets from across the footballing world, including "raised eyebrows" over Mesut Ozil's Arsenal captaincy, Kasper Schmeichel's verdict on Paul Pogba and Arsene Wenger's links to the AC Milan job.
Oct 2, 11:44
Luton Town boss Graeme Jones pictured on August 2, 2019
Graeme Jones praises "wonderful character" Matty Pearson
Pearson came through the youth academy at Ewood Park.
Sep 28, 19:19
General view inside Blackburn Rovers' Ewood Park taken August 2015
Result: Matty Pearson heads winner for Luton at Blackburn
James Collins gave the Hatters the lead before Lewis Travis levelled.
Sep 28, 17:47
Hull City's Kevin Stewart celebrates scoring their third goal against Luton Town on September 21, 2019
Result: Impressive Hull City pick up overdue win at Luton Town
City hit home side for three.
Sep 21, 17:33
Joe Lumley in action for QPR in March 2019
QPR boss Mark Warburton defends Joe Lumley after howler
The QPR goalkeeper gifted a goal to Harry Cornick to spark a Luton fightback which came up just short.
Sep 14, 18:20
Queens Park Rangers' Jordan Hugill celebrates scoring their second goal with Nahki Wells on August 31, 2019
Result: Queens Park Rangers hold off Luton fightback to continue winning run
Wells at the double at Loftus Road.
Sep 14, 17:19
James Collins celebrates scoring for Ireland on September 10, 2019
Luton striker James Collins staying grounded after maiden Ireland goal
Collins is thinking only of Luton's league trip to QPR.
Sep 11, 09:39
Mick McCarthy pictured on September 5, 2019
Mick McCarthy praises "effective" Jack Byrne
Ireland scored twice in the final seven minutes to seal the win.
Sep 11, 05:31
Republic of Ireland's Kevin Long celebrates scoring their second goal against Bulgaria on September 10, 2019
Result: Much-changed Ireland beat Bulgaria in Dublin
Ireland left it late to surge to friendly victory in Dublin.
Sep 10, 22:40
Sheffield United defender John Egan pictured in March 2019
Sheffield United defender John Egan ready to step up for Ireland
The defender has made an impressive start to life in the Premier League.
Sep 8, 16:14
James Collins in action for Luton Town on November 17, 2018
Result: Luton Town pile more misery on winless Huddersfield Town
Luton came from behind to win at Kenilworth Road.
Aug 31, 17:38
Luton Town boss Graeme Jones pictured on August 2, 2019
Jones lauds "magnificent" and "ruthless" Luton squad after first league win
The Hatters netted three first-half goals in the win at Barnsley.
Aug 24, 18:32
James Collins in action for Luton Town on November 17, 2018
Result: Luton claim first Championship win of season at Barnsley
Butterfield, Collins and Cornick scored Luton's goals.
Aug 24, 17:35
Grady Diangana celebrates scoring for West Bromwich Albion on August 17, 2019
Result: Grady Diangana double sees West Brom end Luton's long unbeaten home run
He came on as a substitute at the start of the second half.
Aug 17, 17:36
Middlesbrough's Lewis Wing celebrates scoring their third goal with teammates
Result: Luton, Middlesbrough share the spoils in thrilling Championship opener
Hatters get a point on their return to English football's second tier.
Aug 2, 22:08
James Collins in action for Luton Town on November 17, 2018
James Collins: "I am enjoying playing my football again"
The striker has scored 20 goals in Luton's League One promotion charge.
Mar 18, 18:43
Patrick Bamford in action for Leeds United on August 21, 2018
Championship: Transfer ins and outs - January 2019
Keep track of all of the confirmed transfers in the Championship this January with Sports Mole's comprehensive guide.
Jan 1, 00:02
James Collins in action for West Ham United on May 13, 2018
James Collins to pen short-term Aston Villa deal?
Aston Villa are reportedly ready to hand former player James Collins a short-term contract until the start of 2019.
Dec 1, 09:27
James Collins in action for West Ham United on May 13, 2018
Aston Villa still keen on former West Ham United defender James Collins?
Aston Villa are reportedly still interested in signing free agent James Collins.
Sep 20, 19:52
James Collins in action for West Ham United on May 13, 2018
West Ham United won't offer deal to James Collins?
West Ham United reportedly have no plans to offer a new contract to James Collins, despite the Welshman having spent time training with his former club.
Aug 23, 17:16
James Collins in action for West Ham United on May 13, 2018
West Ham United to offer return to James Collins?
West Ham United are reportedly considering whether to offer a new one-year deal to James Collins, who they released earlier in the summer.
Aug 23, 10:53
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Burnley considering move for free agent James Collins?
A report claims that James Collins could remain in the Premier League with Burnley next season following his release by West Ham United.
Jun 30, 22:49
Manuel Pellegrini in charge of Manchester City in May 2016
New West Ham United boss Manuel Pellegrini 'targeting seven new signings'
New West Ham United boss Manuel Pellegrini is reportedly looking to make as many as seven new signings before the start of next season.
May 25, 14:06
James Collins celebrates with Aaron Cresswell after scoring during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and West Ham United on December 26, 2017
West Ham United confirm James Collins, Patrice Evra departures
Long-serving centre-back James Collins will leave West Ham United when his contract expires at the end of June, while Patrice Evra is another high-profile departure.
May 24, 11:23
Ahmed Hegazi, also known as Ahmed Hegazy, in action for West Bromwich Albion during his side's Premier League clash with Arsenal
West Ham United, Leicester City 'keeping tabs on Ahmed Hegazi'
A report claims that Ahmed Hegazi is attracting interest from Premier League duo West Ham United and Leicester City following West Bromwich Albion's relegation.
May 20, 16:35
James Collins celebrates with Aaron Cresswell after scoring during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and West Ham United on December 26, 2017
West Ham United 'ditched long-serving defender James Collins by email'
James Collins was reportedly told that he would not be retained by West Ham United via email, rather than in face-to-face talks with a senior official.
May 20, 11:05
Emre Can in action during the Champions League round-of-16 game between Liverpool and Porto on March 6, 2018
Premier League: Transfer ins and outs - Summer 2018
Keep track of all of the confirmed transfers in the Premier League this summer with Sports Mole's comprehensive guide.
May 17, 14:31
Arsene Wenger watches on during the Premier League game between Everton and Arsenal on October 22, 2017
Preview: Arsenal vs. West Ham United - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews the Premier League action as departing Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger welcomes the visit of West Ham United to the Emirates.
Apr 20, 19:04
Antonio Conte watches on during Chelsea's 4-1 defeat at Watford on February 6, 2018
Preview: Chelsea vs. West Ham United - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides a full match preview of Chelsea's London derby against West Ham United, including team news and predicted lineups.
Apr 6, 17:37
Jamaal Lascelles in action for Newcastle United on September 10, 2017
West Ham United 'lining up move for Jamaal Lascelles'
West Ham United reportedly identify Newcastle United captain Jamaal Lascelles as a possible transfer target this summer.
Mar 25, 15:48
James Collins celebrates with Aaron Cresswell after scoring during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and West Ham United on December 26, 2017
James Collins pulls up in Dagenham & Redbridge friendly
West Ham United defender James Collins picks up a suspected hamstring injury in the 3-1 friendly win over Dagenham & Redbridge.
Mar 21, 22:39
Mark Noble confronts a pitch invader during the Premier League game between West Ham United and Burnley on March 10, 2018
West Ham United call 'emergency meeting' following Burnley defeat
West Ham United call an emergency meeting after crowd trouble and fierce protests marred their 3-0 home defeat at the hands of Burnley.
Mar 10, 22:14
A general shot of West Ham United's London Stadium
Premier League to investigate West Ham United pitch invasion
The Premier League confirms that it will conduct its own investigation into separate pitch invasions at the London Stadium, which saw West Ham fans clash with players.
Mar 10, 19:46
David Moyes plays peekaboo during the Premier League game between Watford and West Ham United on November 19, 2017
Result: West Ham United fall to defeat against Burnley amid ugly fan protests
West Ham United fall to another Premier League defeat, this time at the hands of Burnley amid scenes of continuing protests from some fans at the London Stadium.
Mar 10, 17:00
West Ham United goalkeeper Joe Hart in action during his side's Premier League clash with Manchester United on August 13, 2017
Team News: West Ham United make five changes ahead of Burnley clash
West Ham United make five changes to their starting XI ahead of Saturday's Premier League meeting with Burnley at the London Stadium.
Mar 10, 14:03

Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Ipswich TownIpswich128312171427
2Wycombe WanderersWycombe147612314927
3Peterborough UnitedPeterborough1373330161424
4Fleetwood TownFleetwood127232415923
5Oxford UnitedOxford Utd1464429181122
6Doncaster RoversDoncaster136432214822
7Sunderland136432115622
8Blackpool145631816221
9Coventry CityCoventry135621615121
10Bristol Rovers146351516-121
11Rochdale145451922-319
12Rotherham UnitedRotherham125341912718
13Burton Albion125341613318
14Shrewsbury TownShrewsbury134631114-318
15Lincoln CityLincoln155281720-317
16Portsmouth124441312116
17Gillingham143651917215
18Accrington StanleyAccrington133551721-414
19MK Dons144191221-913
20Tranmere RoversTranmere143471727-1013
21AFC Wimbledon153391925-612
22Southend UnitedSouthend1412111540-255
23Bolton WanderersBolton12147528-23-5

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