Colin Green

Robert Colin Green (born 10 February 1942) is a Welsh former footballer born in Brymbo, near Wrexham,[1] who made 201 appearances in the Football League playing as a full back for Everton, Birmingham City and Wrexham.[2] He played most of his professional club football for Birmingham City and was part of the team which won the League Cup in 1963. At international level he won 15 caps for Wales.[1]

Colin Green
Personal information
Full name Robert Colin Green
Date of birth (1942-02-10) 10 February 1942
Place of birth Brymbo, Wrexham, Wales
Playing position Full back
Youth career
1957–1959 Everton
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1959–1962 Everton 15 (1)
1962–1971 Birmingham City 183 (1)
1970–1971 Wrexham 3 (0)
1971–197? Tamworth
National team
1961–1965 Wales U23 7 (0)
1964–1969 Wales 15 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only


Birmingham City


  1. Matthews, Tony (1995). Birmingham City: A Complete Record. Derby: Breedon Books. p. 91. ISBN 978-1-85983-010-9.
  2. "Colin Green". UK A–Z Transfers. Neil Brown. Retrieved 26 May 2009.
  • Colin Green at Post War English & Scottish Football League A–Z Player's Database

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