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Frank Barton



  • English Football Association Full Certification

Coaching Experience: 

  • Seattle Sounders Assistant Coach 2 years USL
  • Eastside FC
  • Crossfire Soccer Club
  • Emerald City Football Club

Playing Experience:

  • England - Professional 1964-1979: Scunthorpe United FC, Carlisle United FC, Blackpool FC, Grimsby Town FC, Bournemouth AFC, Hereford United FC
  • USA - Professional 1979-1982: Seattle Sounders
  • USA - Professional indoor 1979-1984, Wichita Wings, Seattle Sounders, Tacoma Stars
  • Frank Barton had a 20-year professional career in which he played 587 professional games, scoring 93 goals.
Awards: England Youth International 1966, 5 appearances

Coaching Philosophy

Players are trying to over do things nowadays and so for a long time now I have kept my philosophy uncomplicated, players need to master the basics and once that is done we can then move ahead, KEEP IT SIMPLE.

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