After making one appearance for his home-town club Sheffield United, 23-year-old Kyle dropped into non-league with Alfreton Town where he also won England C recognition and eventually became captain of his country.
Signed for Crawley in August 2010 and has since formed an impressive partnership with Pablo Mills in central defence.
Was the subject of much interest from League clubs during the January transfer window but remained to play a key role as Reds won promotion to the Football League.
Date of birth: Feb 28 1987. Height: 6ft 1in, Weight: 13st 3lb.