Craig Eastmond
Craig Eastmond

Craig Eastmond

Craig left Arsenal to join Colchester United in 2013 after four seasons with the Gunners.

A Millwall academy product, the midfielder switched to north London when he was 11 years old and went on to win the 2009 FA Youth Cup and Premier Academy League.

Craig Eastmond Profile

Born December 09, 1990
Wandsworth, London
Position: Midfielder
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Previous Club(s) Colchester (loan), Wycombe (loan), Millwall (loan)
Arsenal Debut October 28, 2009

Craig made his first-team debut in the 2008/09 League Cup against Liverpool and helped to set up Arsenal’s first goal in a 2-1 victory, before he made his Premier League debut two months later against Portsmouth.

The Battersea-born midfielder then re-joined Millwall on loan before further loan moves to Wycombe Wanderers and Colchester United.

With Craig’s contract set to expire in the summer, the midfielder signed a two-year deal with Colchester United in 2013.

My Year

  • 2011/12
  • 2010/11

August

Craig didn’t feature during the month of August due to an ankle injury he picked up at the end of last season.

December

Craig featured for the Reserves in a 1-0 win over West Brom at the Hawthorns at the start of December.

January

Craig made two appearances for the Reserves before joining Millwall on loan until the end of the season.

February

Craig made two starts for Millwall during February including a 1-0 win over Doncaster.

March

Craig made just one start for Millwall during the month of March.

April

Craig made one substitute appearance for Millwall in April, coming off the bench during a 1-0 win at Hull.

May

Craig returned to Arsenal following his loan spell at Millwall, where he made six appearances.