Barry Ferguson

Date of birth02 February 1978
Place of birthGlasgow
NationalityScottish
Weight74 kg
Height1.80 m
PositionMidfielder

This influential midfield player joined the staff at Ibrox as a 16-year old in July 1994 and went on to make his senior Rangers debut in 1997.

Barry became a regular in the first team in 1998-99 and, after winning 12 caps at Under-21 level, he made his full debut for Scotland against Lithuania in October 1999.

The younger brother of former Rangers star Derek Ferguson recovered from a fractured pelvis in March 2000 when he was one of the few home-grown players to feature regularly for Gers.

Barry's transfer request was accepted by Blackburn Rovers in January 2005.

He joined Birmingham City in July 2009 with a three-year contract.

Barry joined Blackpool in July 2011 with a two-year contract that was extended to June 2014 in May 2013.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Rangers 06 Jul 1994 29 Aug 2003
Blackburn Rovers 29 Aug 2003 31 Jan 2005
Rangers 31 Jan 2005 17 Jul 2009
Birmingham City 17 Jul 2009 22 Jul 2011
Blackpool 22 Jul 2011 30 Jun 2014
Fleetwood Town 02 Nov 2012 03 Jan 2013 L

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1999-00 Rangers Scottish FA Cup 5
1
1
1999-00 Rangers Scottish League Cup 1
1
1999-00 Rangers Scottish Premier League 31
4
5
1999-00 Rangers UEFA Champions League 10
1
1999-00 Rangers UEFA Cup 2
1
2000-01 Rangers Scottish FA Cup 3
1
2000-01 Rangers Scottish League Cup 3
1
1
2000-01 Rangers Scottish Premier League 30
2
9
2
2000-01 Rangers UEFA Champions League 10
2
2000-01 Rangers UEFA Cup 1
1
2001-02 Rangers Scottish FA Cup 5
2
2001-02 Rangers Scottish League Cup 3
1
1
2001-02 Rangers Scottish Premier League 21
1
1
3
2001-02 Rangers UEFA Champions League 1
1
2001-02 Rangers UEFA Cup 7
1
1
2002-03 Rangers Scottish League Cup 2
2002-03 Rangers Scottish Premier League 22
13
2
2002-03 Rangers UEFA Cup 1
1
2003-04 Blackburn Rovers League Cup 1
1
2003-04 Blackburn Rovers Premier League 14
1
1
3
2004-05 Blackburn Rovers FA Cup 1
2004-05 Blackburn Rovers Premier League 21
2
3
2004-05 Rangers Scottish Premier League 13
2
1
2009-10 Birmingham City FA Cup 5
2
2
2009-10 Birmingham City League Cup 1
2009-10 Birmingham City Premier League 37
7
1
2010-11 Birmingham City FA Cup 1
2010-11 Birmingham City League Cup 4
1
2
2010-11 Birmingham City Premier League 35
1
2011-12 Blackpool League Championship 40
2
1
5
1
2011-12 Blackpool League Championship Play-Offs 3
2012-13 Blackpool League Championship 19
1
1
2012-13 Blackpool League Cup 1
2012-13 Fleetwood Town FA Cup 2
2012-13 Fleetwood Town League Two 6
3
2013-14 Blackpool FA Cup 1
2013-14 Blackpool League Championship 18
1
3
2013-14 Blackpool League Cup 1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
03 Nov 2012 Fleetwood Town v Bromley W 3-0 FA Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
06 Nov 2012 Fleetwood Town v Rotherham United D 1-1 League Two
10 Nov 2012 Exeter City v Fleetwood Town D 2-2 League Two
17 Nov 2012 Fleetwood Town v Plymouth Argyle W 3-0 League Two
20 Nov 2012 Fleetwood Town v Accrington Stanley L 1-3 League Two
24 Nov 2012 Dagenham and Redbridge v Fleetwood Town L 1-0 League Two
01 Dec 2012 Fleetwood Town v Aldershot Town L 2-3 FA Cup 2nd round
08 Dec 2012 Fleetwood Town v Southend United D 0-0 League Two


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1995-96 Scotland UEFA Under-18 4
1
1996-97 Scotland Toulon Under-21 3
1
1997-98 Scotland UEFA Under-21 2
1997-98 Scotland Under-21 2
1
1
1997-98 Scotland Under-21 Tournament 2
1998-99 Scotland UEFA European Championship
1
1998-99 Scotland UEFA Under-21 1
1999-00 Scotland International Friendly 2
1
1999-00 Scotland UEFA European Championship 3
1
2000-01 Scotland FIFA World Cup 2
2000-01 Scotland International Friendly 1
2002-03 Scotland International Friendly 2
2002-03 Scotland UEFA European Championship 3
1
2003-04 Scotland International Friendly 1
2003-04 Scotland Northern Ireland Milk Cup 1
2003-04 Scotland UEFA European Championship 5
2
2004-05 Scotland FIFA World Cup 6
2004-05 Scotland International Friendly 2
2005-06 Scotland FIFA World Cup 3
2
2005-06 Scotland International Friendly 1
2006-07 Scotland International Friendly 1
2006-07 Scotland UEFA European Championship 5
2
2007-08 Scotland UEFA European Championship 4
1
1
2008-09 Scotland FIFA World Cup 1
2008-09 Scotland International Friendly 1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
11 Sep 1995 Scotland v Estonia W 4-1 UEFA U18 Group 12
13 Sep 1995 Lithuania v Scotland W 0-1 UEFA U18 Group 12
19 Mar 1996 Scotland v England L 0-3 UEFA U18 2nd round group 6
23 Apr 1996 England v Scotland L 3-0 UEFA U18 2nd round group 6
26 May 1997 Colombia v Scotland L 2-0 Toulon Under-21 Group A
27 May 1997 Scotland v USA D 1-1 Toulon Under-21 Group A
29 May 1997 Scotland v Czech Republic D 0-0 Toulon Under-21 Group A
31 May 1997 Portugal v Scotland D 1-1 Toulon Under-21 Group A
05 Sep 1997 Scotland v Belarus L 0-3 UEFA U21 Group 4
10 Oct 1997 Scotland v Latvia L 2-4 UEFA U21 Group 4
24 Mar 1998 Scotland v Denmark L 1-2 U21
21 Apr 1998 Scotland v Finland D 1-1 U21
18 May 1998 Republic of Ireland v Scotland L 3-0 U21 TOURNAMENT
20 May 1998 Northern Ireland v Scotland D 1-1 U21 TOURNAMENT
23 May 1998 Italy v Scotland L 4-0 U21
05 Sep 1998 Lithuania v Scotland D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Group 9
18 Nov 1998 Scotland v Belgium D 2-2 UEFA U21 Group 9
04 Sep 1999 Bosnia and Herzegovina v Scotland W 1-2 UEFA European Championship Group 9
08 Sep 1999 Estonia v Scotland D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Group 9
13 Nov 1999 Scotland v England L 0-2 UEFA European Championship Play-off 1st leg
17 Nov 1999 England v Scotland W 0-1 UEFA European Championship Play-off 2nd leg
29 Mar 2000 Scotland v France L 0-2 International Friendly
30 May 2000 Republic of Ireland v Scotland W 1-2 International Friendly
02 Sep 2000 Latvia v Scotland W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 6
15 Nov 2000 Scotland v Australia L 0-2 International Friendly
24 Mar 2001 Scotland v Belgium D 2-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group 6
21 Aug 2002 Scotland v Denmark L 0-1 International Friendly
07 Sep 2002 Faroe Islands v Scotland D 2-2 UEFA European Championship Group 5
12 Oct 2002 Iceland v Scotland W 0-2 UEFA European Championship Group 5
12 Feb 2003 Scotland v Republic of Ireland L 0-2 International Friendly
29 Mar 2003 Scotland v Iceland W 2-1 UEFA European Championship Group 5
19 Jul 2003 Scotland v Paraguay L 0-1 NORTHERN IRELAND MILK CUP
20 Aug 2003 Norway v Scotland D 0-0 International Friendly
06 Sep 2003 Scotland v Faroe Islands W 3-1 UEFA European Championship Group 5
10 Sep 2003 Germany v Scotland L 2-1 UEFA European Championship Group 5
11 Oct 2003 Scotland v Lithuania W 1-0 UEFA European Championship Group 5
15 Nov 2003 Scotland v Netherlands W 1-0 UEFA European Championship Play-off 1st leg
19 Nov 2003 Netherlands v Scotland L 6-0 UEFA European Championship Play-off 2nd leg
18 Aug 2004 Scotland v Hungary L 0-3 International Friendly
03 Sep 2004 Spain v Scotland D 1-1 International Friendly
08 Sep 2004 Scotland v Slovenia D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 5
09 Oct 2004 Scotland v Norway L 0-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 5
13 Oct 2004 Moldova v Scotland D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 5
26 Mar 2005 Italy v Scotland L 2-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 5
04 Jun 2005 Scotland v Moldova W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 5
08 Jun 2005 Belarus v Scotland D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 5
03 Sep 2005 Scotland v Italy D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 5
07 Sep 2005 Norway v Scotland W 1-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group 5
08 Oct 2005 Scotland v Belarus L 0-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 5
01 Mar 2006 Scotland v Switzerland L 1-3 International Friendly
07 Oct 2006 Scotland v France W 1-0 UEFA European Championship Group B
11 Oct 2006 Ukraine v Scotland L 2-0 UEFA European Championship Group B
24 Mar 2007 Scotland v Georgia W 2-1 UEFA European Championship Group B
28 Mar 2007 Italy v Scotland L 2-0 UEFA European Championship Group B
30 May 2007 Austria v Scotland W 0-1 International Friendly
06 Jun 2007 Faroe Islands v Scotland W 0-2 UEFA European Championship Group B
12 Sep 2007 France v Scotland W 0-1 UEFA European Championship Group B
13 Oct 2007 Scotland v Ukraine W 3-1 UEFA European Championship Group B
17 Oct 2007 Georgia v Scotland L 2-0 UEFA European Championship Group B
17 Nov 2007 Scotland v Italy L 1-2 UEFA European Championship Group B
19 Nov 2008 Scotland v Argentina L 0-1 International Friendly
28 Mar 2009 Netherlands v Scotland L 3-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 9


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.