Frank Barrett (footballer)
|Full name||Francis Barrett|
|Date of birth||2 August 1872|
|Place of birth||Dundee, Scotland|
|Date of death||22 March 1907(aged 34)|
|1900–1901||New Brighton Tower||34||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).
Barrett played for Dundee Harp before joining Dundee upon their foundation in 1893. While with the Dark Blues, he won two caps for Scotland in 1894 and 1895. In September 1896, he signed for Newton Heath. He made 132 appearances in his career at Newton Heath, scoring no goals. In May 1900, he left Newton Heath for New Brighton Tower. In 1901, he briefly returned to Manchester, making eight appearances for Manchester City. In 1903, he became one of the founding players of Aberdeen. He died in 1907, aged 35. After Barrett's death, Newton Heath (now Manchester United) gifted £35 to his widow.
- Google cache of biography on official Manchester United website