"I whispered in his ear: 'Carlo, that's Ross Barkley.' He obviously hadn't played in the first team at that age. Carlo replied: 'Who's Ross Barkley?' I said rumour has it he's going to Manchester United for £5million. Carlo laughed and said he needs to lose some weight."
Allen: First time I saw Everton whiz Barkley he was a fatty!
Former QPR star Martin Allen says the first time he saw Everton ace Ross Barkley he was a bit of a fatty!