Michael Townsend is a central defender who plays for League Two club Hereford United. Michael is a tall, strong player who is good in the air and has been a regular in the starting line-up since signing for the Bulls in the summer of 2010. He started his career at Wolverhampton Wanderers but left Molineux without breaking into the first-team squad. Michael signed for Cheltenham Town and after making his senior debut in August 2005 went on to make over 100 League appearances for the Robins before moving on. He only missed a handful of games for Hereford during 2010-11.