Joey Barton Facts
English footballer who also plays for Queens Park Rangers
- Joseph Anthony "Joey" Barton is an English footballer.
- He plays as a midfielder for Queens Park Rangers in the Premier League.
- He was born on September 2, 1982 in Huyton, Merseyside.
- His football career started with Manchester City in 2002.
- He earned his first cap for the England national team in February 2007.
- He then joined Newcastle United for a fee of £5.8 million in July 2007.
- After 4 years with the Magpies, he joined his current club Queens Park Rangers in August 2011.