Everton signing Barry: I knew I had no chance at Man City

Everton loan signing Gareth Barry felt he had no chance of playing at Manchester City this season. Barry has signed with Everton on a season-long loan.

Everton loan signing Gareth Barry felt he had no chance of playing at Manchester City this season.

Barry has signed with Everton on a season-long loan.

He revealed: "Virtually straight away at the end of the season and at the start of pre-season it was made clear that I wasn't going to be guaranteed regular first-team football (at City).

"Being 32 in a big squad with a lot of players, I could have dealt with that.

"But as pre-season went on and then the first games came, it was pretty clear that I wasn't going to feature in squads and that I was going to have to wait for a couple of injuries.

"So that's when I started thinking it could be time to start looking elsewhere for regular football."

 
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