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Joe Barton (soccer)

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Full name  Joseph Barton
Role  Footballer
Siblings  Michael Barton
Name  Joe Barton
Salary  1.92 million EUR (2012)
2001–2002  Northridge Matadors
Partner  Georgia McNeil (2008–)
Playing position  Goalkeeper
Height  1.8 m

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Date of birth  (1981-07-01) July 1, 1981 (age 34)
Place of birth  San Marcos, California, United States
1999–2000  Point Loma Nazarene Sea Lions
Current team  Burnley F.C. (#13 / Midfielder)
Similar People  Bobby Zamora, Charlie Austin, Ousmane Dabo, Shaun Wright‑Phillips, Richard Dunne

Joe Barton (born July 1, 1981 in San Marcos, California) is an American soccer player, currently without a club.



Barton played college soccer at Point Loma Nazarene University and California State University, Northridge, where he was named Big West Goalkeeper of the Year in 2002. and captured two First Team All Conference awards. Barton finished his career with the Matadors with a trip to the NCAA Men’s National Tournament with a record of 14-5-2.


Barton was drafted in sixth round of the 2003 MLS SuperDraft by Los Angeles Galaxy, but never played a senior game for the team and was released to the Atlanta Silverbacks of the USL First Division at the end of the season. Barton recorded five wins in 11 games for the Silverback before being released by the Silverbacks on March 30, 2006.

After a brief stint with the Virginia Beach Mariners, and having spent the 2007 season with Chivas USA's reserves, Barton signed with Los Angeles Legends in the USL Premier Development League for the 2009 season.


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