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Mark Barham

Norwich City FC

2 appearances, 0 goals

P 2 W 1 D 1 L 0 F 1: A 0
75% successful

1983

disciplined: none
captain:
none
minutes played:
180

Profile

Full name Mark Francis Barham

notes

Confusion surrounds whether Mark has 'Francis' as a middle name, some sources suggest so, but his registration doesn't state a middle name. The man himself confirms that he does.
Born 12 July 1962 in Folkestone, Kent [registered in Folkestone, July 1962].
Height/Weight 5' 7", 11st. 0lbs [1983].

Source

Douglas Lammings' An English Football Internationalist Who's Who [1990] & FindMyPast.com

Club Career

Club(s) After playing junior football, Barham signed on as a Norwich City FC apprentice in June 1978, turning professional in April 1980. He played in 177 league matches, scoring 23, before he joined Huddersfield Town AFC in July 1987 for £25,000. After only 27 league appearances, with a single goal, Barham then joined Middlesbrough FC in October 1988, and he played just four league matches in a Boro shirt. Following a short period at Hythe Town FC, Barham found himself playing another four league matches for West Bromwich Albion FC in 1989. But from there, he joined Brighton & Hove Albion FC, playing in 73 league appearances, scoring three times. In 1992, he joined Shrewsbury Town FC, scoring once in eight league appearances. After which, he dropped into the non-league scene, including Kitchee SC, of Hong Kong, Sittingbourne FC, Southwick FC, Fakenham Town FC as manager from April 1996 until his resignation in December 1997, and Mulbarton FC in February 1998.
Club honours Football League Cup winners 1984-85; Football League Division Two winners 1985-86;
Individual honours None
Distinctions None

Source

Douglas Lammings' An English Football Internationalist Who's Who [1990].

England Career

Player number One of four who became the 967th players (969) to appear for England.
Position(s) Outside-right
First match No. 579, 12 June 1983, Australia 0 England 0, an end-of-season tour match at Sydney Cricket Ground, Moore Park, Sydney, aged 20 years 335 days.
Last match No. 580, 15 June 1983, Australia 0 England 1, an end-of-season tour match at Lang Park, Milton, Brisbane, aged 20 years 338 days.
Major tournaments None
Team honours None
Individual honours England Youth
Distinctions The eighteenth Kenter to represent England

Beyond England

As well as working on corporate hospitality for Norwich City FC, he runs his own tool-hire company called Rent-A-Tool, located on Sprowston Road in Norwich. - ex-canaries

 

Mark Barham - Career Statistics
Squads Apps comp. apps Starts Sub on Sub off Mins. Goals goals ave.min comp. goals Capt. Disc.
3 2 0 2 0 0 180 0 2 min 0 none none
minutes are an approximation, due to the fact that many matches rarely stick to exactly ninety minutes long, allowing time for injuries and errors.

 

Mark Barham - Match Record - All Matches - By Colour of Shirt - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Away - White - Friendly 2 1 1 0 1 0 +1 1 2 0.50 0.00 75.0 +1
All 2 1 1 0 1 0 +1 1 2 0.50 0.00 75.0 +1

 

Mark Barham - Match History
 Club: Norwich City F.C. - 2 full appearances

manager: Bobby Robson - 2 full capsx

Age 20
1 579 12 June 1983 - Australia 0 England 0, Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney Tour AD Start 7
2 580 15 June 1983 - Australia 0 England 1, Lang Park, Brisbane AW Start 7
- 581 19 June 1983 - Australia 1 England 1, Olympic Park Stadium, Melbourne AD squad member

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