RETIRED POST 1995 To 2010. EX 1st TEAM / XI FRIENDLY PLAYERS 

BALDWIN, SHAUN THOMAS
 
ROLE: FORWARD
DOB: SEP.16th.1976, NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
HEIGHT: 5. 10 (1995)
 
CAREER
 
BENFIELD SCHOOL (Early 1990’s), NUFC (JUNIOR/RESERVE APR.1991 To 1996- RELEASED),
RETIRED (Due To Serious Injury)
 
NUFC: 1St TEAM FRIENDLY APPEARANCE:
 
1993-84 SEASON: 0 (+1) Apps; 0 Goals:-
AUG.3rd.1993, GATESHEAD, Won 3:0, Derek Bell Testimonial . SUB- 84 mins (At Inside Left)
 
HONOURS
 
NORTHERN INTERMEDIATE LEAGUE CUP FINAL- RUNNER UP 1994-95 (NUFC YOUTH)

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BARRETT, PAUL DAVID (‘Bazza’)
 
ROLE: MIDFIELDER & FORWARD
DOB: APR.13th.1978, NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE.
HEIGHT: 5. 10
 
CAREER
 
MONTAGUE & NORTH FENHAM BOYS CLUB (early 1990’s); RUTHERFORD SCHOOL,
WALKER CENTRAL BOYS CLUB (1988 To 1993);
NUFC (Youth Trainee.SUMMER 1993-JUNE 20th.1996, Then PRO:JUN.1998 To MAR.1999); YORK CITY (TRIAL- 1999),
WREXHAM (Free  Transfer MAR.25th.1999 to MAY 2003, League Total Apps;120(+22 as Sub), 98(+22) League; 5 League Goals); BLYTH SPARTANS (Free Agent- 2004); NE Sunday Football ?;
DUNSTON FEDERATION (JULY.2008, 2 Friendly Apps.). RETIRED
 
Occupation: Taxi Driver, Newcastle.  
 
NUFC: 1St TEAM XI FRIENDLY APP addd
 
1996-97 SEASON-  Total 1st. TEAM FRIENDLY APPS: 0(+1), 0 GOALS:
JULY 24th.1996 -1st.Half ‘v’ GATESHEAD (SUB- 22 mins);   
 
HONOURS
 
England Under 18’s Youth International Trialist (At Lillihall) & Appearance (?To Be Added)
Northumberland FA. Senior Cup Winner 1994-95, 1995-96, Pontins Central League (Division II) Winner 1994-95,
Pontins League (Division III) Runners Up 1997-98 (NUFC. Reserves). 
Northern Intermediate League Winner 1994-95, Northern Intermediate League Cup Runner-Up 1994-95, 1995-96.
Norway Invitation Youth Tournament Winner May 1995? (NUFC, Youth).
English League Division Three 3rd. Play place Promotion 2002-03,
FA. Of Wales Premier Cup Winner, 1999-2000, 2001-02?, 2002-03, 2003-04?  (Wrexham)

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BURT, JAMIE PAUL
 
ROLE: FORWARD
DOB: SEP.29th.1979, BLYTH, NORTHUMBERLAND
HEIGHT: 5. 11 (Brother of David Burt NUFC Junior/Reserve)
 
CAREER
 
RIDLEY HIGH SCHOOL, BLYTH.
NUFC (JUNIOR/RESERVE-1994 To 1997), CARLISLE UNITED (FREE TRANSFER- 1997)
WHITBY TOWN (AUG.2001 To DEC.2001), CHESTERFIELD (DEC.2001 To 2003),
CARLISLE UNITED (LOAN 2002 To 2003), SCARBOROUGH (FREEAGENT – AUG.2003)
WHITBY TOWN (SEP.2003), BLYTH SPARTANS (OCT.2003To 2006),
BEDLINGTON TERRIERS (SEP.2006 To ?), BRIDLINGTON TOWN (?),
EDGEHILL MERE (Scarborough), FC ABDERDEEN (Scarborough),
BLYTH JOINERS ARMS (Sunday League), BLYTH SPORTS & SOCIAL CLUB (Sunday League). RETIRED
 
NUFC:1St TEAM ‘XI’ FRIENDLY APPEARANCE:
 
1995-96 SEASON: TOTAL Apps: 0(+1), 1 GOAL-
AUG.1995, BISHOP AUCKLAND, Won 4:3, Pre Season Friendly.1 GOAL- 82 mins. SUB 2nd Half (At Inside Right)
 
HONOURS
 
ENGLAND SCHOOLBOYS 1 APP: 1994-95 SEASON:-
APR.28th.1995 v SCOTLAND (At SJP). Won 2:1. START- Outside Left
1995 V WALES, (At Newport) score not known.
 
EAST NORTHUMBERLAND BOYS APP-1994-95 SEASON
 
NORTHUMBERLAND SCHOOLS COUNTY 200m CHAMPION- Early 1990’s
NORTHUMBERLAND SCHOOLS COUNTY LONG JUMP CHAMPION- Early 1990’s

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COCO, FRANCESCO (1st Friendly Trialist- AUG.2005)
 
ROLE: DEFENDER
DOB: JAN.8TH.1977,PATERNO, ITALY]
HEIGHT: 5. 11 ½ (2005)
 
CAREER
 
AC MILAN (JUNIOR- 1993 To 1995,Then PRO- To 2002- Total League Apps: 56, 2 Goals),
VICENZA (LOAN- 1997 To 1998- 20 League Apps), TORINO (LOAN- 1999 To 2000- 21 League Apps),
BARCELONA (LOAN- 2001 To 2002- Total League Apps: 23, 1 Goal), INTER MILAN (2002 To 2007- 26 League Apps).
NUFC (TRIAL- AUG.4th To AUG.11th.2005), LIVORNO (LOAN- 2005 To 2006- 28 League Apps),
TORINO (LOAN- 2006 To 2007- 3 League Apps), MANCHESTER CITY (TRIAL- JAN.2007- 0 Apps). RETIRED.
 
CURRENT OCCUPATION: REAL ESTATE AGENT.
CLOTHING COMPANY LABEL- ‘URBAN 77’
REALITY TV SURVIVAL SHOW APP: L’ISOLA DEI FAMOSI’
 
NUFC: 1St TEAM FRIENDLY APPEARANCE RECORD
 
2005-06 Total 1st Team Friendly Apps: 0(+1); 0 Goals.:-
AUG.6th.2005, YEADING, Won 5:0, Pre Season Friendly. SUB- 26 mins (At Right Back), Replaced- 69 mins.
 
HONOURS
 
ITALY FULL INTERNATIONAL APPEARANCES (2000-02: 17, 0 GOALS
ITALY UNDER 23’s APPEARANCES (1997):2, 0 GOALS
ITALY UNDER 21’s APPEARANCES (1995-2000): 20, 1 GOAL
ITALY UNDER 18’s APPEARANCES (1994-95): 6, 0 GOALS.
 
UEFA UNDER 21’s EUROPEAN- CHAMPIONSHIP FINAL WINNER 2000 (ITALY U’21’s)
MEDITERRANEAN GAMES FINAL WINNER 1997 (ITALY U’23’s)
ITALIAN SEIA A LEAGUE WINNER 1995-96, 1998-99 (AC MILAN)
COPA ITALIA FINAL WINNER 2005 (AC MILAN)      

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COMINELLI, LUCAS ARIEL
 
ROLE: MIDFIELDER
DOB: DEC.25th.1976, BUANOS AIRES, ARGENTINA.
Ht: 6.01 (186 cm ) (2001)
 
CAREER
 
GRENADA (Spain) (AUG.1999 To JUL.2003- RELEASED).
NUFC (LOAN- OCT.7th.1999 To JUN.1st2000);
CARLISLE UNITED (LOAN- MAR.2000 To APR.2000);
SK BRANN BERGEN (Norway- TRIAL);  FORTUNA DUSSELDORF (TRAIL)
US AVELUNO (LOAN- JUL.2001 To JUN.2002).
UD LAS PALMAS (LOAN- JUL.2002 To JUN.2003)
PAHANG FA (Malaysia-‘FREE AGENT’-  JAN.2004 To DEC.2004);
OXFORD UNITED (JAN.21st.2005 To MAY 18th.2005- RELEASED. Total / League Apps; 11 (+5), 1 Goal);
AD. CEUTA (Spain- JUL.2005 To JUN.2006);
ATHLITIKOS OMILOS AYIAS NAPAS (Cyprus) (JUL.2006 To MAY 2007);
ETNIKOS ACHNA (Cyprus- JUN.2007 To AUG.2007- 1App.);
UD VECINDARO (Spain) (Segunda Division B, Group 2) (AUG.2007 To JUN.2008, Squad No.77); Retired.  
 
NUFC: 1St TEAM ‘XI’ FRIENDLY APPEARANCE
 
1999-2000 SEASON: Total Apps: 0 (+1), 0 Goals
FEB.15th2000’XI v BLYTH SPARTANS, Won 3:0, Friendly. SUB- 45 mins (At Outside Left)
 
HONOURS
(Non Known)    

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GIBSON, BARRY JON (‘Trigger’)
 
ROLE: FORWARD & MIDFIELDER
DOB: MAR.30th.1979, WALLSEND, NORTH TYNESIDE
HEIGHT: 5.10 (1996)
 
CAREER
 
ST. CUTHBERT’S SCHOOL, WALKER, WALLSEND BOYS CLUB.
NUFC (SCHOOLBOY 1993, Then YOUTH/RESERVE JUL.1995, then PRO/RESERVE MAR.1997 To SUMMER 1998);
MORPETH TOWN (1998 To 2000); NORTH SHIELDS (2000 To 2001-02 season; Total Apps: 62(+4), 14 Goals),
HEDDON FC 2005 NORTH SHIELDS (2007 TO2009) RETIRED.
 
Current Occupation: Police Officer.
 
NUFC: 1ST TEAM ‘XI’ FRIENDLY APPEARANCE
 
1995-96 SEASON: TOTAL Apps: 0(+1), 1 GOAL-
AUG.2nd.1995, BISHOP AUCKLAND, Won 4:3, Pre Season Friendly. SUB 2nd Half (At Inside Left)
 
NUFC: OTHER PLAYING HISTORY
 
NUFC: YOUTH/JUNIORS; 1995-96 Season, Total Apps: 16(+6), 12(+6) League; 4 League Goals.
NUFC: YOUTH/JUNIORS: 1996-97 Season; Total Apps: 34(+1), 30(+1) League; 5 Goals, 4 League.
NUFC: RESERVES: 1996-97 Season Total/Cup App: 1, 0 Goals.  
 
HONOURS
 
NORTHUMBERLAND SCHOOLS REPRESENTATIVE APP.

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KEEN, PETER ALAN
 
ROLE: GOALKEEPER
DOB: NOV.16th.1976, MIDDLESBROUGH
HEIGHT: 6. 00 (1.83m) (2001) WEIGHT: 11st.10lbs (2001)
 
CAREER
 
NUFC (YOUTH TRAINEE: 1993 Season, PRO.AUG.1995 To AUG.1999- Squad No: 39- 1997-98 Season);
BLYTH SPARTANS (LOAN 1996-97); CARLISLE UNITED (FREE TRANSFER- AUG.1999 To 2001 To SEP.2004, League Apps, 60(+1), 1 Goal; DARLINGTON (LOAN MAR.2001 TO APR.2001, League Apps: 7); SCARBOROUGH (FREE TRANSFER SEP.2004 Lge.Apps:4); GATESHEAD (JAN.2005 To 2006), Total Apps: 40); HORDEN COLLIERY WELFARE (2006 To 2007, Lge.Apps:8); GATESHEAD (2006-07 Total Apps: 12); BEDLINGTON TERRIERS (2007 To 2008)
BILLINGHAM SYNTHONIA (JULY 2008 To MAY 2009). RETIRED
 
NUFC: 1St TEAM FRIENDLY APPEARANCES
 
1995-96 SEASON Total 1st Team Friendly Apps:0 (+2),
JUL.22nd.1995, HARTLEPOOL UNITED (PROMOTION XI), Won 4:0, Brian Honour Testimonial. SUB- 2nd Half
JUL. 26th.1995 ‘v’ RUSHDEN & DIAMONDS, Won 3:1. Pre Season Friendly SUB- 45 mins      
1995-96 SEASON Total 1st Team ‘XI’ Friendly Apps:1
AUG.2nd.1995, BISHOP AUCKLAND, Won 4:3, Pre Season Friendly. START
 
HONOURS
 
NORTHUMBERLAND SENIOR CUP FINAL RUNNER UP MAY 1st.1993, BLYTH SPARTANS, Lost 1:2.

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KELLY, PATRICK (PADDY)
 
ROLE: MIDFIELDER
DOB: APR.28th.1978, KIRKCALDY, FIFE, SCOTLAND.
HEIGHT: 6. 00 (1999)
 
CAREER

As Player:
NORTHERN COLTS (Juniors Glasgow), CELTIC EAST (Boys 1990 To 1992), CELTIC BOYS CLUB (1992 To 1995), GLASGOW CELTIC (JUNIOR/RERSERVE & 1 1st Team App AUG.1995 To AUG.1997),
NUFC (TRANSFER FEE- £20 000:- AUG.8th.1997 To MAY 31st.1999- RELEASED.. Season 1997-98 & 1998-99; Squad No.30); READING (LOAN MAR.1998 To APR.1998, 3 League Apps; 0 Goals); LIVINGSTON (FREE AGENT- JUL.1999 To MAY 2001), RAITH ROVERS (LOAN-F EB.17th. 2001 & APR.2001). PARTICK THISTLE (AUG.2001To AUG.2003); EAST FIFE (AUG.1st. 2003 To FEB.2005); COWDENBEATH (FEB.2005 To SUMMER 2005). RETIRED DUE INJURY    
 
As Coach-
NEWBURGH JUNIORS (HEAD COACH- 2005 To 2009)   
 
NUFC: 1St TEAM PLAYING HISTORY
 
1St TEAM FRIENDLY 1998-99 SEASON: 0 (+1) App, 0 Goals:-
JULY 27th.1998 ‘v’ BOHEMIANS, Draw 1:1, Derek Swan Testimonial. SUB- 87 mins (At Centre Forward)
 
HONOURS
 
SCOTTISH UNDER 18’s INTERNATIONAL APP (To Be Added) . 
SCOTTISH DIV I CHAMPIONSHIP WINNER 2001-02 (PARTICK THISTLE) 
GLASGOW CUP FINAL WINNER 1995? (CELTIC YOUTH TEAM)
SCOTTISH FA YOUTH CUP FINAL WINNER 1995? (CELTIC YOUTH TEAM)

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LABONTE,  AARON M.
 
ROLE: DEFENDER
DOB: NOV.27TH.1983, MIDDLESBROUGH, TEESIDE.
HEIGHT;  5. 11 (2008).WEIGHT: 10st. 10 lbs (2008)
 
CAREER
 
NUFC (UNDER 18’s ACADEMY/RESERVE- SUMMER 2001 To JUN.1st.2003- RELEASED); 
LIVINGSTON (TRIAL- JAN.2003); SHEFFIELD WEDNESDAY (Trial);
HARTLEPOOL UNITED (1 Week Trial APR.2003, 0(+1 Sub) RESV.APP);
DUNFERMLINE (TRIAL Then SIGNED- SUMMER 2003 To MAY 2008- 74 League Apps- RELEASED)
FINN HARPS (Eire) (2008 To MAR.2009. 1 1St Team League App; 1 Goals);
CAMBUSLANG RANGERS (MAR.2009 To WINTER 2009). RETIRED   
 
NUFC PLAYING HISTORY
 
2002-03 SEASON: NUFC: 1St TEAM ‘XI’ FRIENDLY APPEARANCES: 0 (+1); 0 Goals:-
AUG.9th.2002 ‘v’ GATESHEAD, Won 8:0 (SUB).
 
Non 1st team playing record…
NUFC: 2001-02 … To Be Added…   
NUFC: 2002-03 Season- ACADEMY UNDER 19’s; Total / League Apps: 19(+1), 0 Goals.
NUFC: 2002-03 Season- ACADEMY UNDER 19’s FRIENDLY Apps
: JULY 26th.2002. SAGE INTERNATIONAL SOCCER FESTIVAL, Durham (Final) ‘v’ CELTIC, Won 2:1.
NUFC: 2002-03 Season- RESERVES: Total / League App: 1, 0 Goals.
NUFC: 2002-03 Season- RESV.FRIENDLY MATCHES
: JULY 16th.2002 ‘v’ NORTH SHIELDS, Draw 3:3. JULY 22nd.2002 (*BCD) ‘v’ YORK CITY, Lost 1:3. JULY 27th.2002 ‘v’ HARROGATE TOWN< Lost 1:3. AUG.6th.2002 ‘v’ WORKINGTON REDS, Won 5:1 (SUB). AUG.15th.2002 ‘v’ DURHAM CITY, Won 5:0 (SUB). SEP.12th.2002 (*BCD) ‘v’ CARLISLE UNITED, Won 3:2 (SUB). NOV.5th.2002 (*BCD) ‘v’ HUDDERSFIELD TOWN, Won 1:0 (SUB).
NUFC XI (RESV./ ACADEMY): FRIENDLY APP: MAR.12th.2003 ‘v’ WHITLEY BAY, Draw 2:2.
 
HONOURS
 
SCOTTISH FA CUP FINAL RUNNER UP 2004 (DUNFERMLINE)
SCOTTISH LEAGUE CUP FINAL RUNNER UP 2006 (DUNFERMLINE)
FA.ACADEMY LEAGUE UNDER 17’s PLAY OFF FINAL, Winner 2001-02 (NUFC. Under 17’s).
SAGE INTERNATIONAL SOCCER FESTIVAL (DURHAM)- FINAL WINNER JUL.2002 (NUFC. Under 19’s).

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LEMMENS, ERWIN (Trialist-/ 1st Team Friendly JUL.1999)
 
ROLE: GOALKEEPER
DOB: MAY 12TH.1976, BRUSSELS, BELGIUM.
HEIGHT:
 
CAREER
 
BEVEREN (1995 To 1999- Total League Apps 53);
NUFC: (TRIAL- 1 Friendly App: JUL. 15th. 1999)
RACING SANTANDER (Spain- 1999 To 2003- 82 League Apps);
ESPANYOL (Spain- 2003 To 2005- Total League Apps; 29);
OLYMPIAKOS (Greece (2006- 0 Apps); RKC. WAALIJK (Holland- 2007- Total League Apps- 10);
DENDER (Belgium- 2007 To 2008- Total League Apps; 14).
BEVEREN (2009 To 2010- Total League Apps 32); RETIRED
 
AS GOALKEEPER COACH:
LOKEREN (2010 TO 2015), BELGIUM NATIONAL TEAM (2013)
GENK (2015 To The Present)
 
NUFC: 1St TEAM FRIENDLY APPEARANCE
 
1999-2000 SEASON-  Total 1st. TEAM FRIENDLY APPS: 0(+1), 0 GOALS:
JUL.15th.1999 ‘v’ DEN BOSCH, Won 2;1, Pre Season Dutch Tour, (SUB- 57 mins);   
 
HONOURS
 
BELGIUM national TEAM CAPS: (2004)- 2 (To Be Added)

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MARTIN, IAN
 
ROLE: GOALKEEPER
DOB: OCT.22nd.1981, BALLYMONEY, near COLERAINE, NORTHERN IRELAND
HEIGHT: ?
 
CAREER
 
PERTH BOYS CLUB, JOONDALE UNITED (Australia Early 1990’s)
NUFC (RESERVES/YOUTH AUG.1997 To APR.2000- RELEASED), COLERAINE (N.Ireland);
LEIGH RMI; ADELAIDE CITY (Australia).
 
NUFC: 1St TEAM FRIENDLY ‘XI’ APPEARANCE
 
1999-2000 SEASON: Total ‘XI’ Friendly Apps: 1, 0 Goals:-
AUG.2nd.1999 ‘v’ HARTLEPOOL UNITED, Draw 0:0, Pre Season Friendly. START
 
HONOURS
 
N.IRELAND UNDER 16’s; 2  APPEARANCES; 1995
1995, REPUBLIC OF IRELAND, Won 4:1, European Youth Championships
1995, MOLDOVA, Won 4:1, European Youth Championships.
 
WEST AUSTRALIA STATE JUNIORS.

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McMAHON, DAVID
 
ROLE: FORWARD
DOB: JAN.17th.1981, FINGLAS DISTRICT,DUBLIN, REPUBLIC OF IRELAND. 
HT: 6. 01 (1.85m) (2000). WEIGHT: 11st. 5 lbs (2000)
 
CAREER
 
TOLKA ROVERS (JUNIORS 1996 To 1997), ARSENAL (TRIAL), CELTIC (TRIAL), EVERTON (TRIAL), 
NUFC (YOUTH/RESERVE, JUL.1997, Then  PRO. FEB.1998  (Squad No- 39: 2000-01) To JUL 2001- RELEASED);
FALKIRK (LOAN- SEP.5th.2000 To OCT.5th.2000; 3 League Apps);
DARLINGTON (LOAN, DEC.15th.2000 To FEB.25th. 2001, 5(+3) League Apps, 1 League Goal); SHELBOURNE TRIAL- SUMMER 2001, BOHEMIANS (TRIAL SUMMER 2001), DURHAM CITY (FREE AGENT- SEP.11th.2001 To OCT.11th.2001); BANGOR (FREE AGENT-  NOV.2001 To DEC.2001- 3 Apps);
QUEEN OF THE SOUTH (DEC.15th.2001 To JAN.14th.2002- 1 League App),
BLYTH SPARTANS (FREE AGENT- SUMMER 2002 To SUMMER 2003, Total Apps: 38(+9), 29(+9) League; 14 Goals, 8 League); WHITLEY BAY (JULY 2003 To 2004); NEWCASTLE BLUE STAR (2004 To 2005); RYTON (2005 To 2006); BEDLINGTON TERRIERS (2006 To 2007); ASHINGTON (2007 To2008?). RETIRED
 
NUFC: 1St TEAM FRIENDLY ‘XI’ APPEARANCE
 
1999-2000 SEASON: Total ‘XI’ Friendly Apps: 1, 0 Goals:-
AUG.2nd.1999 ‘v’ HARTLEPOOL UNITED, Draw 0:0, Pre Season Friendly. START- Centre Forward
 
HONOURS
 
REPUBLIC OF IRELAND:UNDER 15’s (1997- To Be Confirmed)
REPUBLIC OF IRELAND: ‘UEFA’ UNDER 16 CHAMPIONSHIPS’ APPEARANCES (1998- To Be Confirmed)
REPUBLIC OF IRELAND UNDER 17’s APPEARANCES:8, 6 GOALS (1998 To1999)
REPUBLIC OF IRELAND UNDER 18’s APPEARANCES (1998 To 2000- To Be Confirmed)
 
OBERNDORFER TURNIER FINAL WINNER AUG.2nd.1997 ST. GALLEN, Won 3:0. START (NUFC YOUTH)

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PEPPER, GRAHAM (‘Pep’)
 
ROLE: DEFENDER
DOB: JAN.1st.1996, NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE,
HEIGHT: ?
 
CAREER
 
NUFC (RESERVE/JUNIOR 1993 To NOV.1995- RELEASED),
BLACKPOOL (TRIAL- NOV.1995), DARLINGTON (JAN.1996 To ?),
SPENNYMOOR UNITED, GATESHEAD (2000-01 SEASON), BLYTH SPARTANS,
WHITLEY BAY (2000+?, with Brother Carl)
 
NUFC: 1ST.TEAM FRIENDLY ‘XI’ APPEARANCE
 
1993-84 SEASON: Total 1st Team XI Friendly Apps: 0 (+1), 0 Goals:-
AUG.3rd.1993, GATESHEAD, Won 3:0, Derek Bell Testimonial . SUB- 63 mins (At Left Back)
 
HONOURS
Non Known 

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PEREZ, LIONEL PIERRE ANTOINE 

 
ROLE:GOALKEEPER
DOB: APR.24TH.1967, BAGNOLS-SUR-CEZE, FRANCE.
HEIGHT: 5. 11 (1999) .WEIGHT; 13 st. 4 lbs (2000)
 
CAREER
 
AS PLAYER:
NIMES OLYMPIC (1989 To 1993- 111 League Apps),
BORDEAUX (1993 To AUG.1996- 16 League Apps); STADE LAVALLOIS (LOAN- 1995 To 1996).
SUNDERLAND (TRANSFER FEE- £250 000; AUG.1996 To JUN.1998, Total Apps: 83(+1 as Sub), 74(+1) League: Squad No.30); NUFC (FREE TRANSFER- JUNE 2nd.1998 To MAR.2000);
SCUNTHORPE UNITED (LOAN- 1999- 13 League Apps)
CAMBRIDGE UNITED (LOAN- MAR.2000, THEN FREE TRANSFER- JUL.2000 To 2002, 87(+1) League Apps);
LYON (LOAN- 2000), ENFIELD (OCT.2002 To FEB.2003- 66 League Apps)),
CHELMSFORD CITY (JAN.2003), STEVENAGE BOROUGH (FEB.2003 To SUMMER 2004- 31 League Apps). RETIRED
 
AS COACH:
STEVERNAGE BOROUGH (GOALKEEPER COACH- 2005 To 2007)
FC. CHUSCLAN LAUDIN (COACH- 2007)
CASSIS CARNOUX (ASSISTANT COACH- 2009 To 2010).
 
QUALIFICATIONS; UEFA ‘B’ LICIENCE  
 
NUFC: 1ST TEAM FRIENDLY APPEARANCE RECORD
 
Total / 1st Team Pre Season Friendly Apps 2 (+2):- 1999-2000 Season;
JUL.27th.1998 ‘v’ BOHEMIANS, Draw 1:1, Swan Testimonial. SUB- 45 mins
AUG.2nd.1998 ‘v’ MIDDLESBROUGH, Draw 1:1, JD Sports Trophy 3rd / 4th Place Match. START 
AUG.5th. 1998 ‘v’ BRAY WANDERERS, Won 6:0, Pre Season Friendly. SUB- 45 mins.
AUG.10th1998 ‘v’ JUVENTUS, Won 2:1, Pre Season Friendly. START- Replaced- 45 mins
 
Total / 1st Team Pre Season Friendly Apps 6:- 1999-2000 Season;
JUL.15th.1999 ‘v’ DEN BOSCH, Won 2:1. START. Replaced- 57 mins
JUL.16th.1999 ‘v’ S.V.DEURNE, Won 4:0. START
JUL.17th.1999 ‘v’ HELMOND SPORT, Won 2:1. START
JUL.20th.1999 ‘v’ LIVINGSTON, July 20th, Lost 1:2. START
JUL.22nd1999 ‘v’ DUNDEE UNITED, Lost 1:3. START
JUL.24th.1999 ‘v’ READING, Draw 2:2. START
 
HONOURS
 
NORTHUMBERLAND SENOR CUP FINAL WINNER MAY 2000(NUFC RESERVES)
English Division I, Play Off Final Runner Up, 1997-98 (Sunderland).  
Football League Trophy Final Runner Up 2002 (Cambridge United)
Stevenage Player of the Year 2003-04 Season
 
UEFA ‘B’ COACHING LICIENCE

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THORNTON, MARK DAVID
 
ROLE: DEFENDER
DOB: NOV.17th.1976,NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
HEIGHT: 6. 00 (1995) (Brother of Steven Thornton- NUFC Junior)
 
CAREER
 
AS PLAYER:
CRAMLINGTON JUNIORS. NUFC (RESERVE/JUNIOR 1994 To 1996), SOUTHAMPTON (TRIAL- JAN.1996).
GATESHEAD (1996 To 1997- Total Apps: 2 (+1), 1 (+) League; 0 Goals).
APPALACHAN STATE UNIVERSITY (MENS FOOTBALL- 2000 To 2004)
 
AS COACH:
CONCORD FIRE (USA- SOCCER ACADEMY COACH- 2004 To 2008)
SOCCER CHARLOTTE UNITED (N.Carlonia,USA) (Various Roles Under 14’s 2008 To The Present)
 
NUFC: 1ST TEAM ‘XI’ FRIENDLY APPEARANCE
 
1995-96 SEASON:
TOTAL 1St TEAM FRIENDLY Apps: 0 (+2),0 Goals:
JUL.22nd.1995’v’HARTLEPOOL (PROMOTION XI), Won 4:0, Brian Honour Testimonial. SUB- 2nd Half (At Right Half)
JUL.26th.1995 ‘v’ RUSHDEN & DIAMONDS, Won 3:1.SUB- 25 mins (At Left Back), Replaced- 45 mins.  
TOTAL ‘XI FRIENDLY Apps: 0(+1), 0 GOALS-
AUG.2nd.1995, BISHOP AUCKLAND, Won 4:3, Pre Season Friendly. SUB 2nd Half (At Left Back)
 
HONOURS
 
QUALIFICATIONS: RECREATION & SPORTS MANAGEMENT DEGREE (Appalachan State University)  

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WRIGHT, DEREK 

ROLE: DEFENDER
DOB: OCT.10TH.1958, STANLEY, Co. DURHAM
HEIGHT: 5. 10 (1988)
 
CAREER
 
ARSENAL (YOUTH/RESERVE- 1975 To 1976-Injury).
YORK CITY (1977), DURHAM CITY (1978). Retired from playing..
FULHAM (PHYSIO- 1984), ENGLAND (UNDER 21’s PHYSIO P/TIME- 1990’s)
NUFC (PHYSIO- OCT.1984, then HEAD PHYSIOTHERAPIST- To The Present; +Including 1 (+5) 1ST Team /XI Friendly Apps) 
 
NUFC RECENT PLAYING HISTORY
 
NUFC: 1984-85 Season; 1 RESV XI. Friendly App:
NOV.6th.1984 ‘v’ BLYTH SPARTANS  1977-78 FA.CUP TEAM; Lost 1:3 (Tommy Dixon Testimonial).   
 
NUFC: 1987-88 Season- 1st. TEAM FRIENDLY ‘XI’ APP:
MAR.14th.1988 ‘v’ ALNWICK TOWN, Won 6:1. SUB.
 
NUFC: 2003-04 Season-  RESERVES FRIENDLY GUEST APP:
AUG.26th.2003 ‘v’ SACRISTON WORKING MENS CLUB, Won 7:0. START- Centre Forward.  
 
HONOURS
 
DURHAM SCHOOLBOYS REPRESENTATIVE APP- 1970’S  
 

 





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