Joey Barton

Born: September 2, 1982 (age 33)

Height: 5'10.5" (180cm)

Hometown: Huyton, England
Nationality: England flag English

Position: Attacking midfielder
Team: Burnley (no. 13)
Joey Barton in action for QPR on August 30, 2014
Career History
Youth1997-2002Manchester City
Senior2002-2007Manchester City
2007-2011Newcastle United
2011-2015Queens Park Rangers
→ 2012-2013Marseille (loan)
2015-Burnley
Sports Mole has 812 articles about Joey Barton. Articles 1 to 40:
Joey Barton celebrates with teammates as his deflected free kick goes in for the opening goal during the Championship match between Preston North End and Burnley at Deepdale on April 22, 2016
Joey Barton: 'No rush over new Burnley contract'
Burnley midfielder Joey Barton insists that he is in no rush to sign a new contract at the club, and first wants to focus on securing the Championship title.
May 4, 21:44
Joey Barton celebrates with teammates as his deflected free kick goes in for the opening goal during the Championship match between Preston North End and Burnley at Deepdale on April 22, 2016
Joey Barton taking inspiration from Leicester City
Burnley midfielder Joey Barton sets the likes of Leicester City and Bournemouth as examples for his side following their promotion back to the Premier League.
May 4, 20:52
Sam Vokes and Andre Gray of Burnley celebrate as they are promoted to the Premier League after the Championship against Queens Park Rangers at Turf Moor on May 2, 2016
Result: Burnley cement return to Premier League with win over QPR
Burnley cement automatic promotion to the Premier League with 1-0 win over Queens Park Rangers.
May 2, 18:38
Joey Barton celebrates with teammates as his deflected free kick goes in for the opening goal during the Championship match between Preston North End and Burnley at Deepdale on April 22, 2016
Sean Dyche hails Joey Barton display in Burnley win
Burnley manager Sean Dyche says that midfielder Joey Barton is setting an example to the other members of the first-team squad at Turf Moor.
Apr 23, 10:37
Joey Barton celebrates with teammates as his deflected free kick goes in for the opening goal during the Championship match between Preston North End and Burnley at Deepdale on April 22, 2016
Result: Burnley go top of Championship table with win at Preston North End
A deflected free kick from Joey Barton sees Burnley beat Preston North End at Deepdale and return to the top of the Championship table ahead of Middlesbrough.
Apr 22, 21:41
Burnley's Michael Keane is clearly not keen as he tries to ward off the interest of Stephen Ward having scored the equaliser against Middlesbrough
Result: Burnley strike late to rescue draw against Middlesbrough
Michael Keane scores in the 93rd minute to rescue a 1-1 draw for Burnley in their top-of-the-table Championship clash with Middlesbrough at Turf Moor.
Apr 19, 21:43
Jack Colback and Danny Drinkwater in action during the Premier League game between Leicester City and Newcastle United on March 14, 2016
Joey Barton: 'Danny Drinkwater deserves England recognition'
Joey Barton says that Leicester City midfielder Danny Drinkwater has shown enough quality this season to earn an England call-up.
Mar 14, 22:47
Joey Barton of Burnley tackles Henri Lansbury of Nottingham Forest during the Sky Bet Championship match between Nottingham Forest and Burnley at City Ground on October 20, 2015 in Nottingham, England.
Joey Barton: 'Burnley needed win over Blackburn Rovers'
Burnley midfielder Joey Barton urges his side to maintain their focus as they look to clinch automatic promotion back to the Premier League this season.
Mar 7, 16:17
Joey Barton of Burnley tackles Henri Lansbury of Nottingham Forest during the Sky Bet Championship match between Nottingham Forest and Burnley at City Ground on October 20, 2015 in Nottingham, England.
Sean Dyche confirms Joey Barton talks
Talks between Joey Barton and Burnley over the midfielder's future have started, according to manager Sean Dyche.
Feb 25, 18:29
Joey Barton for QPR on May 10, 2015
Joey Barton clarifies Neil Redfearn's Leeds United claim
Joey Barton says that instability off the field meant that he was never close to joining Leeds United last summer.
Feb 17, 22:45
Steven Fletcher of Sunderland controls the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and West Ham United at The Stadium of Light on October 03, 2015 in Sunderland, England.
Steven Fletcher: 'Joey Barton recommended Marseille'
Steven Fletcher reveals that Joey Barton got in touch after he completed a loan move from Marseille to Sunderland.
Feb 10, 19:56
Steven Fletcher for Sunderland on January 24, 2015
Joey Barton: 'Steven Fletcher won't play at Marseille'
Joey Barton warns Steven Fletcher that he will find game time hard to come by during his loan stint at Marseille.
Feb 1, 22:00
Sean Dyche of Burnley looks on during the Sky Bet Championship match between Nottingham Forest and Burnley at City Ground on October 20, 2015
Team News: Burnley unchanged for Derby County clash at Turf Moor
Burnley boss Sean Dyche names an unchanged side for their Championship match against Derby County at Turf Moor.
Jan 25, 18:52
Joey Barton of Burnley tackles Henri Lansbury of Nottingham Forest during the Sky Bet Championship match between Nottingham Forest and Burnley at City Ground on October 20, 2015 in Nottingham, England.
Joey Barton: 'Signing me was a no-brainer for Burnley'
Burnley midfielder Joey Barton believes that the decision to sign him on a free transfer last summer was a "no-brainer" for any promotion-chasing Championship side.
Jan 21, 19:11
Burnley's English manager Sean Dyche arrives ahead of the English Premier League football match between Burnley and Newcastle United at Turf Moor in Burnley, north west England, on December 2, 2014
Result: Burnley comfortable winners at Brentford
Burnley consolidate their spot in the Championship playoffs with a comfortable 3-1 win at Brentford on Friday evening.
Jan 15, 21:39
David Bowie pictured in 1987
Sport stars pay tribute to David Bowie
Sport stars pay tribute to legendary singer David Bowie, who died on Sunday at the age of 69.
Jan 11, 13:36
Queens Park Rangers' Joey Barton in action during the match against Sheffield Wednesday on August 3, 2013
Joey Barton brands Jamie Tandy a "gob*****"
Joey Barton responds to Jamie Tandy's claims in court, branding his former Manchester City teammate a "gob*****".
Dec 21, 20:35
Joey Barton in action for QPR on August 30, 2014
Jamie Tandy blames Joey Barton for woman-beating offences
An ex-Manchester City player cites an incident with Joey Barton from 11 years ago after he pleads guilty of assaulting his girlfriend.
Dec 21, 20:23
New Queens Park Rangers manager Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink at Loftus Road on December 7, 2015
Result: Queens Park Rangers, Burnley play out goalless draw
Queens Park Rangers and Burnley play out a goalless draw in their Championship fixture at Loftus Road.
Dec 12, 16:49
New Queens Park Rangers manager Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink at Loftus Road on December 7, 2015
Half-Time Report: Queens Park Rangers, Burnley remain level
Queens Park Rangers and Burnley remain on level terms in their Championship fixture at Loftus Road.
Dec 12, 15:47
A general view shows Queens Park Rangers stadium ahead of the English Premier football match against Liverpool at Loftus Road in London on December 30, 2012
Preview: Queens Park Rangers vs. Burnley
Sports Mole previews Saturday afternoon's Championship clash between Queens Park Rangers and Burnley at Loftus Road.
Dec 10, 20:50
A general view prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Burnley and Arsenal at Turf Moor on April 11, 2015
Result: Preston North End brush aside local rivals Burnley
Preston North End get the better of their local rivals Burnley as they triumph 2-0 in the Lancashire derby at Turf Moor this.
Dec 5, 17:00
A general view prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Burnley and Arsenal at Turf Moor on April 11, 2015
Half-Time Report: Burnley, Preston North End goalless at half time
Neither Burnley nor Preston North End are able to make the breakthrough in a goalless first half at Turf Moor.
Dec 5, 15:55
Sam Vokes for Burnley on January 5, 2015
Team News: Sam Vokes partners Andre Gray up top for Burnley
Sam Vokes partners Andre Gray up top for Burnley as they host Lancashire rivals Preston North End in the Championship.
Dec 5, 14:11
New generic football image
Result: Burnley net two late goals to draw at Cardiff City
Burnley score two late goals to draw 2-2 away at Cardiff City in the Championship.
Nov 28, 16:57
New generic football image
Half-Time Report: Aron Gunnarsson gives Cardiff City advantage at break
Cardiff City lead Burnley 1-0 thanks to Aron Gunnarsson's late first-half strike at the Cardiff City Stadium.
Nov 28, 15:50
Joey Barton of Burnley tackles Henri Lansbury of Nottingham Forest during the Sky Bet Championship match between Nottingham Forest and Burnley at City Ground on October 20, 2015 in Nottingham, England.
Joey Barton: 'Sean Dyche is the best manager I have worked with'
Joey Barton claims that Burnley boss Sean Dyche is the best manager he has worked with in his career.
Nov 20, 22:40
Joey Barton of Burnley tackles Henri Lansbury of Nottingham Forest during the Sky Bet Championship match between Nottingham Forest and Burnley at City Ground on October 20, 2015 in Nottingham, England.
Joey Barton focused on Championship title success with Burnley
Burnley midfielder Joey Barton admits that earning promotion this season will be "difficult", but remains confident that his side can finish at the top of the pile.
Nov 14, 15:12
Neymar celebrates levelling things up for Barcelona against Atletico Madrid on September 12, 2015
Does Neymar deserve the Ballon d'Or?
Sports Mole discusses whether Barcelona forward Neymar stands a chance of winning the 2015 Ballon d'Or.
Nov 11, 12:58
Benik Afobe for Wolves on January 24, 2015
Result: Wolverhampton Wanderers play out goalless draw with Burnley
Burnley's Championship clash with Wolverhampton Wanderers ends goalless.
Nov 7, 17:00
Andre Gray of Burnley during the Sky Bet Championship match between Bristol City and Burnley at Ashton Gate on August 29, 2015 in Bristol, England.
Half-Time Report: Andre Gray brace puts Burnley two ahead against Huddersfield Town
Andre Gray's first-half brace gives Burnley a two-goal advantage over Huddersfield Town at Turf Moor.
Oct 31, 15:51
Andre Gray of Burnley battles with Ryan Mendes of Nottingham Forest during the Sky Bet Championship match between Nottingham Forest and Burnley at City Ground on October 20, 2015 in Nottingham, England.
Team News: Burnley unchanged from Blackburn victory, two alterations for Huddersfield Town
Burnley manager Sean Dyche keeps the same team that won 1-0 away to Blackburn, while Huddersfield Town make two changes to the side that lost to Derby County.
Oct 31, 14:06
Scott Arfield of Burnley celebrates scoring the opening goal with team mates during the Barclays Premier League match between Burnley and Queens Park Rangers at Turf Moor on January 10, 2015
Result: Scott Arfield goal gives Burnley victory over Blackburn Rovers
Scott Arfield's 63rd-minute strike gives Burnley a 1-0 victory over local rivals Blackburn Rovers in the Championship.
Oct 24, 14:21
Blackburn's Jordan Rhodes scores the opening goal against Burnley during their Championship match on March 9, 2014
Half-Time Report: Two penalty appeals turned down as Blackburn Rovers, Burnley remains goalless
Each team have a penalty appeal turned down as Blackburn Rovers' match against Burnley remains goalless at half time.
Oct 24, 13:18
A general view of a corner flag before the Pre Season Friendly match between Blackburn Rovers and Everton FC at Ewood Park on July 27, 2013
Live Commentary: Blackburn Rovers 0-1 Burnley - as it happened
See how Burnley stole a narrow victory over local rivals Blackburn Rovers in Saturday's lunchtime Championship kickoff.
Oct 24, 12:00
Blackburn's Jordan Rhodes scores the opening goal against Burnley during their Championship match on March 9, 2014
Preview: Blackburn Rovers vs. Burnley
Sports Mole casts its eye forward to Saturday lunchtime's Championship match between Lancashire rivals Blackburn Rovers and Burnley.
Oct 22, 15:26
Joey Barton for QPR on May 10, 2015
Team News: Joey Barton starts as Burnley meet Nottingham Forest
Joey Barton starts for Burnley as they take on Nottingham Forest in the Championship.
Oct 20, 19:28
Andre Gray of Burnley during the Sky Bet Championship match between Bristol City and Burnley at Ashton Gate on August 29, 2015 in Bristol, England.
Result: Andre Gray brace gives Burnley three points against Bolton Wanderers
Sean Dyche's Burnley outfit move up to fifth place in the Championship thanks to an Andre Gray brace against Neil Lennon's Bolton Wanderers.
Oct 17, 16:58
Burnley's English manager Sean Dyche arrives ahead of the English Premier League football match between Burnley and Newcastle United at Turf Moor in Burnley, north west England, on December 2, 2014
Team News: Burnley unchanged, Max Clayton on Bolton Wanderers bench
Sean Dyche names an unchanged side from Burnley's 2-1 victory over Rotherham, while Max Clayton drops to the Bolton Wanderers bench as Arsenal loanee Wellington starts.
Oct 17, 14:18
Ben Mee of Burnley celebrates scoring the opening goal with George Boyd during the Sky Bet Championship match between Bristol City and Burnley at Ashton Gate on August 29, 2015
Preview: Burnley vs. Bolton Wanderers
Sports Mole previews all of the Championship action as promotion hopefuls Burnley welcome local rivals Bolton Wanderers to Turf Moor.
Oct 15, 18:02
Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
2Middlesbrough452610962303288
3Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton452416571413088
4Hull City4523111164343080
5Derby CountyDerby452115966422478
6Sheffield WednesdaySheff Weds451917965432274
7Cardiff CityCardiff451716125550567
8Ipswich TownIpswich451715135251166
9Birmingham CityBirmingham451614155248462
10Brentford45188196766162
11Preston North EndPreston451516144444061
12Leeds UnitedLeeds451416154957-858
13Queens Park RangersQPR451318145354-157
14Wolverhampton WanderersWolves451316165157-655
15Blackburn RoversBlackburn451216174345-252
16Reading451313195156-552
17Nottingham ForestNott'm Forest451216174146-552
18Bristol City451313195470-1652
19Huddersfield TownHuddersfield451312205865-751
20Rotherham UnitedRotherham451310225266-1449
21Fulham451115196579-1448
RCharlton AthleticCharlton45913234077-3740
RMK Dons45912243867-2939
RBolton WanderersBolton45515254180-3930