VILLA EYEING NEW GARETH BARRY

Aston Villa might have found a new Gareth Barry following the news that the club is interested in a move for Sheffield United midfielder Sande Berge. Norwegian international Berge has been likened to Gareth Barry, who played with distinction for Aston Villa. Gareth Barry also featured for other Premier League teams like Manchester City, Everton and West Brom. Gareth Barry is a legend as far as Premier League football is concerned but Sande Berge still has a long way to go to reach his level. Berge became a Premier League player when the Norwegian midfielder signed for the club last year January. He was a member of the Blades team that finished in the top half of the table at the end of the last campaign. Sheffield United were in the hunt for a place in Europe for this season before the club faded away in the final weeks of last season. Sande Berge has not played much for Sheffield United this season due to a long-term injury.

BARRY WANTS JACK GREALISH AT CITY

Premier League legend Gareth Barry has admitted that he would like to see Aston Villa skipper Jack Grealish in the colours of Manchester City as he urged the Three Lions of England player to choose the Citizens ahead of city rivals Manchester United.


Recent transfer reports had claimed that Manchester United and Manchester City will go head-to-head in the summer in the race to sign Jack Grealish, who has been in fantastic form for Aston Villa in the Premier League this season.

ANCELOTTI LOOKING TO SIGN NEXT GARETH BARRY AT EVERTON

Everton boss Carlo Ancelotti is looking to bring Juventus midfielder Sami Khedira to Goodison Park this January, according to Give Me Sport. The publication claims that Ancelotti is still looking for the perfect replacement for Gareth Barry, who is no longer a player at the club.


Khedira and Ancelotti have both worked together at Spanish giants Real Madrid and it is believed that both the player and the coach have a great professional relationship that exists between them both, and that the Italian manager wants to spark a reunion with one of his best players he coached at Madrid.

BARRY HOLDS PREMIER LEAGUE RECORD

Premier League legend Gareth Barry enjoyed a glittering football career spanning 22 years as a professional before his retirement at the end of last season at the age of 39. Barry played in the Premier League for clubs like Aston Villa, Manchester City, Everton and West Bromwich Albion and he holds the record for the most games played in the history of the competition.

Ex-England international Barry started his football career at Brighton and Hove Albion where he spent six years before moving to Aston Villa. He spent one year in the Aston Villa youth team before making his professional debut in 1998. The midfielder spent 11 years at Villa Park before signing for Manchester City in 2009 in a £12m deal.

WESTBROM AND CELTIC BATTLE FOR DIANGANA

Championship side West Bromwich Albion are hoping to land Grady Diangana on a permanent basis but they face competition from Scottish champs Celtic, per reports. The West Ham academy product was on loan to the Albion in the 2019/20 season and he impressed. Westbrom pray to add him to their ranks but it will cost almost 15 million pounds per the Hammers valuation.
Former West Ham manager Slaven Bilic, who now handles the Albion, rates the winger highly especially after his impressive performances in the Championship. The 22-year old loanee scored seven times in 28 games, assisting six times as Westbrom target a return to the topflight. Diangana alongside another loanee Matheus Pereira lit up the season for Westbrom.

RICHARLISON SAFE, TOSUN EAGER TO RETURN

Everton forwards Richarlison and Cenk Tosun have provided recent favourable updates to the fans.
The Brazilian opted to return to Brazil in light of the Corona situation. When the Premier League was suspended and the UK had to go on lockdown, the player decided to spend time with his family in Rio de Janiero since they were not with him at the Merseyside. In his update, he said he and the family are in good health and that they are following guidance to avoid Covid-19.

Albion Star Gareth Barry to be in Action Again

The West Bromwich Albion star Gareth Barry is hoping to start against Newcastle United in the fifth round of the FA Cup. Gareth Barry is supposed to play for the Hawthorns against Newcastle United along with Chris Brunt. The 39-year-old player was in a key role in the 1-0 win against West Ham in the fourth round of the FA Cup. Gareth Barry holds the Premier League record for the most number of appearances. Gareth Barry along with Chris Brunt are out of contract with West Brom in June and are likely to leave.

GARETH BARRY BACKS WEST BROM COACH

Former Manchester City midfielder Gareth Barry, now playing for West Brom says Slaven Bilic has all it takes to take the Albion squad to next season’s top-flight league.
The former England international has hardly featured regularly under Bilic this season and that didn’t stop the veteran from acknowledging what the gaffer has brought to the club.

EVERTON LACK OF MIDFIELD QUALITY IS AFFECTING THE TEAM

Everton manager Marco Silva has been under pressure this season, with the club failing to display any consistency this season. The Portuguese tactician was in a similar situation last season but was able to survive with a series of impressive results towards the end of the season.

TWO VILLA PLAYERS FIGHT EACH OTHER

Two players in the Aston Villa team clashed in the game against West Ham United on Monday night. Anwar El Ghazi tried to headbutt his teammate Tyrone Mings. Villa were under pressure to win the game or at least force a draw as they were in the relegation zone.

As the visitors broke in a counter attack, seeking a goal in the game, Mings was very furious at his teammate for his failure to track back and cover in the attack. The Dutch winger – with dual citizenship but skipped Morocco after Cristiano Ronaldo advice – who joined from Lille this summer has quite a reputation as a hothead but his talent cannot be ignored.

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