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Jack Barker

Derby County FC

11 appearances, 0 goals

P 11 W 6 D 1 L 4 F 20: A 13
59% successful

1934-36

disciplined: none
captaincies:
one
minutes played:
990

Profile

Full name John William Barker
Born 27 February 1906 at 106 Blythe Street, Conisbrough, West Riding of Yorkshire [registered in Doncaster, June 1906].

Census Notes

According to the 1911 census, John William was the third child of five to Arthur and Jane Elizabeth (née Wild), living at 67 Firbeck Street in Denaby Main. His father is a Coal Miner.

Died 20 January 1982 in Derby, aged 75 years 327 days [registered in Derby, March 1982].
Height/Weight 5' 10½", 12st. 7lbs [1935].

Source

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

Club Career

Club(s) Started his career with Denaby Rovers FC of the Rawmarsh League, then played with Denaby United FC for a season. Signed for Derby County FC for £200 in April 1928. He remained with County, making 327 league appearances, scoring twice, until he retired during WW2.
Club honours None
Individual honours Football League (three appearances)
Distinctions None

Source

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

Management Career

Club(s) Following his retirement from playing, Barker became the manager of Bradford City FC in May 1946. He took up a similar appointment at Dundalk FC in January 1947. He became the trainer at Oldham Athletic FC from November 1948 until January 1949. He returned to Derby County FC as manager on 24 November 1953 until May 1955.
Club honours None

England Career

Player number One of six who became the 600th players (601) to appear for England.
Position(s) Centre-half
First match No. 191, 29 September 1934, Wales 0 England 4, a British Championship match at Ninian Park, Sloper Road, Cardiff, aged 28 years 214 days.
Last match No. 205, 17 October 1936, Wales 2 England 1, a British Championship match at Ninian Park, Sloper Road, Cardiff, aged 30 years 232 days.
Major tournaments British Championships 1934-35, 1936-36, 1936-37;
Team honours British Championships shared 1934-35;
Individual honours None
Distinctions None

Beyond England

He was a tough ex-miner who had experienced the terror of a pit roof subsidence. - An English Football Internationalists' Who's Who. Douglas Lamming (1990). Hatton Press, p.24.

 

Jack Barker - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
12 11 7 990 0 0 min 0 One none
Due to the fact that many matches rarely stuck to exactly ninety minutes long, allowing time for injuries, errors and substitutions.  The minutes here given can only ever be a guideline and cannot therefore be accurate, only an approximation.

 

Jack Barker - Match Record - All Matches
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home 5 3 1 1 10 6 +4 0 1 2.00 1.20 70.0 +2
Away 6 3 0 3 10 7 +3 1 2 1.667 1.167 50.0 =0
All 11 6 1 4 20 13 +7 1 3 1.818 1.182 59.1 +2

 

Jack Barker - Match Record - By Colour of Shirt
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
White 10 5 1 4 17 13 +4 1 2 1.70 1.30 55.0 +1
Blue 1 1 0 0 3 0 +3 0 1 3.00 0.00 100.0 +1
All 11 6 1 4 20 13 +7 1 3 1.818 1.182 59.1 +2

 

Jack Barker - Match Record - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
British Championship 7 3 1 3 12 9 +3 1 1 1.714 1.286 50.0 =0
Friendly 4 3 0 1 8 4 +4 0 2 2.00 1.00 75.0 +2
All 11 6 1 4 20 13 +7 1 3 1.818 1.182 59.1 +2

 

Jack Barker - Match Record - Tournament Matches
British Championship Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1934-35 3 2 0 1 6 3 +3 1 1 2.00 1.00 66.7 +1
BC 1935-36 3 1 1 1 5 4 +1 0 0 1.667 1.333 50.0 =0
BC 1936-37 1 0 0 1 1 2 -1 0 0 1.00 2.00 000 -1
BC All 7 3 1 3 12 9 +3 1 1 1.714 1.286 50.0 =0
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 7 3 1 3 12 9 +3 1 1 1.714 1.286 50.0 =0
All 7 3 1 3 12 9 +3 1 1 1.714 1.286 50.0 =0

 

Jack Barker - Match History
 Club: Derby County F.C. - 11 full caps

Coach: F.A. International Select Committee - 11 full capsx

Age 28
1 194 29 September 1934 - Wales 0 England 4, Ninian Park, Cardiff BC AW Start ch
2 195 14 November 1934 - England 3 Italy 2, Arsenal Stadium, Highbury Fr HW Start ch
3 196 6 February 1935 - England 2 Ireland 1, Goodison Park, Liverpool BC HW Start ch
Age 29
4 197 6 April 1935 - Scotland 2 England 0, Hampden Park, Glasgow BC AL Start ch
5 198 18 May 1935 - Netherlands 0 England 1, Olympisch Stadion, Amsterdam Fr AW Start ch
6 199 19 October 1935 - Ireland 1 England 3, Windsor Park, Belfast BC AW Start ch
7 200 4 December 1935 - England 3 Germany 0, White Hart Lane, Tottenham Fr HW Start ch
8 201 5 February 1936 - England 1 Wales 2, Molineux, Wolverhampton BC HL Start ch
Age 30
9 202 4 April 1936 - England 1 Scotland 1, Empire Stadium, Wembley BC HD Start ch
10 203 6 May 1936 - Austria 2 England 1, Praterstadion, Wien tour AL Start ch
- 204 9 May 1936 - Belgium 3 England 2, Stade du Centenaire, Bruxelles AL reserve
11 205 17 October 1936 - Wales 2 England 1, Ninian Park, Cardiff BC AL Captain ch

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