James Michael Collins (born 23 August 1983) is a Welsh professional footballer who plays as a defender for West Ham United. Collins is in his second spell with West Ham. He started his career with Cardiff City, progressing through the club's youth system before making his senior debut in 2000.
He also played for Aston Villa in between his two periods with West Ham. Collins also played for the Wales national football team, making his debut in 2004. He went on to win 51 caps before announcing his international retirement in 2017.Close