Bryn Halliwell
Bryn Halliwell
Bryn Halliwell
● Bryn Halliwell, 2010 (ET)

born in England

Bryn Steven Halliwell was born on Wednesday, 1st October, 1980, in Epsom, Surrey.

The 5' 11 (12st 10lbs) goalkeeper signed for Ian McCall's Thistle on Friday, 8th January, 2010, having most recently been with Forfar Athletic.

Aged 29, he made his debut appearance on Monday, 19th April, 2010, in a 0-0 draw at home to Raith Rovers in the SFL First Division.

In doing so, Bryn joined the goalies' clean-sheet debutant's club.

He registered the last of his 5 clean-sheets on Saturday, 16th October, 2010, in a 1-0 win at home to Falkirk in the SFL First Division.

He played his last game for the club on Saturday, 23rd October, 2010, in a 4-2 defeat away to Stirling Albion in the SFL First Division, having appeared as a Jag on 20 occasions.

Bryn's club-list included Wimbledon, Clyde, Dunfermline Athletic, St Johnstone, Hamilton Academical, Queen of the South, Greenock Morton, Forfar Athletic, Partick Thistle, Sauchie, Shettleston Juniors, Heart of Midlothian, Gartcairn Juniors and Edusport Academy.

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Halliwell started his career in the youth team at London side Wimbledon, before moving in the Scottish Football League with Clyde. After leaving the Cumbernauld side in 2005, Halliwell spent the next six years playing for several different Scottish clubs.

In July 2009, Halliwell joined Greenock Morton on a month-long contract as cover for the injured Kevin Cuthbert. He made his competitive début in the Challenge Cup against Dumbarton on 26 July. At the end of his month-long deal, Halliwell was released before the transfer window shut allowing him to sign for another club at any time outwith the window. In the middle of November 2009, Halliwell signed for Forfar Athletic, subsequently moving to Partick Thistle in January 2010. In February 2011, having lost his place in the Partick team, Halliwell returned to his former club Clyde, on loan till the end of the season. He was released by Thistle at the end of the season.

In August 2011, after 11 seasons in the senior ranks, the Englishman signed for Clackmannanshire Junior side Sauchie. On 20 August 2014, he signed a short-term contract with Hearts to provide emergency cover during a goalkeeping crisis. After a spell in the junior ranks with Gartcairn, Halliwell appeared for Forfar Athletic as a trialist on 11 March 2017 in a 2–1 defeat to Edinburgh City following a suspension to regular keeper Grant Adam. He returned to Morton on loan from Gartcairn as cover for Derek Gaston. He last played at Edusport Academy and ended up moving into coaching with the same club, rebranded Caledonian Braves.


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