Everton star Leighton Baines says Ross Barkley is now becoming a marked man.
Baines says Barkley‚Äôs temperament will be put to the test in the coming weeks now that opposition sides have got wise to his talent.
‚ÄúHe‚Äôs starting to build up a reputation now and teams are beginning to show him that bit more respect,‚ÄĚ Baines told the Liverpool Echo.
‚ÄúIn the first few games maybe when they saw him on the team sheet there was no preparation around him from the opposition but now there will be.
‚ÄúThat‚Äôs something he will have to learn to deal with and he will because he‚Äôs going to be a top, top player. No doubt about it.
‚ÄúThe great thing for him is that he‚Äôs now getting his education on the pitch which is the best place to learn. Now he has to combat the attention.‚ÄĚ
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