Birch started his career at Everton Academy aged just 11, he then became a first-year scholar in the summer of 2013 and often featured in the Under-18s’ title-winning campaign.
International honours arrived at youth level, with Birch representing England Under-16s and England Under-18s.
In September 2015 Birch joined Burnley as part of their Development Team, despite training with the first team and making various squads’ things didn’t work out.
Now 22, AFC Fylde signed the right-back in August on a contract until the end of the season.
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