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Ben Williams (footballer born 1982)

Personal information
Full nameBenjamin Philip Williams
Date of birth27 August 1982(age 34)
Place of birthManchester, England
Height1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing positionGoalkeeper
Club information
Current clubColchester United

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Benjamin Philip "Ben" Williams (born 27 August 1982 in Manchester, Greater Manchester) is an English Footballer who currently plays as a goalkeeper for Colchester United. He started his career as a Manchester United trainee, where he made a few pre-season appearances and was on the bench for a couple of games during Fabian Barthez injuries. Williams had been loaned out to several clubs, including Coventry City; Chesterfield and Crewe Alexandra.

Williams signed on a permanent deal with Crewe in 2004, after his release from Manchester United. After two reasonable seasons with Crewe, Williams picked up an injury and was replaced by Ross Turnbull, Williams' season was made even worse when he was diagnosed with meningitis. By the end of the season, Wlliams had fully recovered and returned to the team at the start of the 2006/07 season. He moved to Carlisle United for the 2008 09 season, before signing for Colchester.

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