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Author Topic: Gareth Barry  (Read 2384 times)

Offline Hookeysmith

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Re: Gareth Barry
« Reply #15 on: October 08, 2019, 01:49:54 PM »
A fabulous pro and a great servant for our club. Deservedly went on to win a premiership title to add to a brilliant career

Only sullied his career by moving to the bitters - but one day I may forgive him  ;)

Offline Jon Crofts

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Re: Gareth Barry
« Reply #16 on: October 08, 2019, 02:25:23 PM »
Did they ask why he didn't take the penalty?

Offline Dr Butler

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Re: Gareth Barry
« Reply #17 on: October 08, 2019, 02:26:46 PM »
my favourite Barry goal...




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Offline Mossie Hennebry

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Re: Gareth Barry
« Reply #18 on: October 08, 2019, 02:42:21 PM »
my favourite


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A thing of beauty!

Offline Dr Butler

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Re: Gareth Barry
« Reply #19 on: October 08, 2019, 02:50:21 PM »
my ginger Tom Cat is called Barry after Gareth  :)





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Offline Damo70

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Re: Gareth Barry
« Reply #20 on: October 08, 2019, 04:38:05 PM »
When he finally got a chance in midfield for England he brought the balance to that midfield we had been looking for.

Offline Somniloquism

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Re: Gareth Barry
« Reply #21 on: October 09, 2019, 10:28:21 PM »
When he finally got a chance in midfield for England he brought the balance to that midfield we had been looking for.

The trouble was Lampard and Stevie Me played the same role for England and both wanted to be the driver in midfield and just could not play together. Barry brought a left foot balance and someone who could sit and play from the back without wanting to drive through and score. The only thing that let him down was his pace really. How close were we really in getting Lampard and Barry together at Villa. I'm sure there was rumours when he left West Ham although they could have been Doug's Season Ticket boosting non deals.