Mark Paston

Date of birth13 December 1976
Place of birthHastings
NationalityNew Zealand
Weight90 kg
Height1.96 m
PositionGoalkeeper

The giant New Zealand international keeper signed a two-year contract with Bradford City in August 2003.

Mark joined Walsall in July 2004 on a one-year contract.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Napier City Rovers 01 Jul 2002 01 Aug 2003
Bradford City 01 Aug 2003 30 Jun 2004
Walsall 01 Jul 2004 03 Mar 2005
Coventry City 11 Jul 2005 22 Jul 2005 T

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Clean sheets Conceded Y R
2003-04 Bradford City League Cup 1
2003-04 Bradford City League Division 1 13 1 24
2004-05 Walsall FA Cup 1 2
2004-05 Walsall LDV Vans Trophy 1 1
2004-05 Walsall League Cup 1 1
2004-05 Walsall League One 8
1
13


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
09 Aug 2003 Bradford City v Norwich City D 2-2 League Division 1
12 Aug 2003 Bradford City v Darlington L 0-0 (3-5) League Cup 1st round
16 Aug 2003 Cardiff City v Bradford City W 0-2 League Division 1
23 Aug 2003 Bradford City v Gillingham L 0-1 League Division 1
26 Aug 2003 West Ham United v Bradford City L 1-0 League Division 1
30 Aug 2003 Bradford City v Sunderland L 0-4 League Division 1
30 Sep 2003 Bradford City v Derby County L 1-2 League Division 1
04 Oct 2003 Reading v Bradford City D 2-2 League Division 1
18 Oct 2003 Watford v Bradford City L 1-0 League Division 1
13 Dec 2003 Wigan Athletic v Bradford City L 1-0 League Division 1
20 Dec 2003 Bradford City v Rotherham United L 0-2 League Division 1
26 Dec 2003 Sunderland v Bradford City L 3-0 League Division 1
17 Apr 2004 Bradford City v Wimbledon L 2-3 League Division 1
24 Apr 2004 West Bromwich Albion v Bradford City L 2-0 League Division 1


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 Clean sheets Conceded Y R
1995-96 New Zealand Olympics 7 4 8
2003-04 New Zealand AFC-OFC Challenge 1 3
2003-04 New Zealand FIFA World Cup 5 3 5
2004-05 New Zealand International Friendly 1 1
2006-07 New Zealand International Friendly 3 10
2007-08 New Zealand FIFA World Cup 3 1 2
2008-09 New Zealand FIFA World Cup 1 1
2008-09 New Zealand International Friendly 2 5
2009-10 New Zealand FIFA World Cup 5 1 2
1
2009-10 New Zealand International Friendly 4 6
2011-12 New Zealand FIFA World Cup 1 1
2014-15 New Zealand International Friendly 1 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
15 Jan 1996 Fiji v New Zealand L 2-1 Olympics Oceania preliminary
17 Jan 1996 Vanuatu v New Zealand W 0-10 Olympics Oceania 3rd round
19 Jan 1996 New Zealand v Solomon Islands W 2-0 Olympics Oceania 4th round
21 Jan 1996 Australia v New Zealand L 5-0 Olympics Oceania 5th round
23 Jan 1996 New Zealand v Fiji W 3-1 Olympics Oceania 6th round
29 Jan 1996 New Zealand v Solomon Islands W 6-0 Olympics Oceania 9th round
31 Jan 1996 Australia v New Zealand W 0-1 Olympics Oceania 10th round
12 Oct 2003 Iran v New Zealand L 3-0 AFC-OFC Challenge
29 May 2004 Australia v New Zealand L 1-0 FIFA World Cup Oceania 2nd stage
31 May 2004 New Zealand v Solomon Islands W 3-0 FIFA World Cup Oceania 2nd stage
02 Jun 2004 New Zealand v Vanuatu L 2-4 FIFA World Cup Oceania 2nd stage
04 Jun 2004 New Zealand v Tahiti W 10-0 FIFA World Cup Oceania 2nd stage
06 Jun 2004 Fiji v New Zealand W 0-2 FIFA World Cup Oceania 2nd stage
09 Jun 2005 Australia v New Zealand D 1-1 International Friendly
24 Mar 2007 Costa Rica v New Zealand L 4-0 International Friendly
29 Mar 2007 Venezuela v New Zealand L 5-0 International Friendly
26 May 2007 Wales v New Zealand D 2-2 International Friendly
17 Oct 2007 Fiji v New Zealand W 0-2 FIFA World Cup Oceania
17 Nov 2007 Vanuatu v New Zealand W 1-2 FIFA World Cup Oceania
21 Nov 2007 New Zealand v Vanuatu W 4-1 FIFA World Cup Oceania
10 Sep 2008 New Zealand v New Caledonia W 3-0 FIFA World Cup Oceania
28 Mar 2009 Thailand v New Zealand L 3-1 International Friendly
03 Jun 2009 Tanzania v New Zealand L 2-1 International Friendly
09 Sep 2009 Jordan v New Zealand W 1-3 International Friendly
10 Oct 2009 Bahrain v New Zealand D 0-0 FIFA World Cup AFC/OFC play-off
14 Nov 2009 New Zealand v Bahrain W 1-0 FIFA World Cup AFC/OFC play-off
24 May 2010 Australia v New Zealand L 2-1 International Friendly
29 May 2010 New Zealand v Serbia W 1-0 International Friendly
04 Jun 2010 Slovenia v New Zealand L 3-1 International Friendly
15 Jun 2010 New Zealand v Slovakia D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Finals group F
20 Jun 2010 Italy v New Zealand D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Finals group F
24 Jun 2010 Paraguay v New Zealand D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Finals group F
02 Jun 2012 Fiji v New Zealand W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Oceania 2nd round group B
07 Sep 2012 New Caledonia v New Zealand W 0-2 FIFA World Cup Oceania 3rd round
11 Sep 2012 New Zealand v Solomon Islands W 6-1 FIFA World Cup Oceania 3rd round
22 Mar 2013 New Zealand v New Caledonia W 2-1 FIFA World Cup Oceania 3rd round
14 Nov 2014 China PR v New Zealand D 1-1 International Friendly


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