Congratulations are most definitely due to Gareth Barry today on the occasion of his 600th Premier League appearance. A truly outstanding feat, we’re sure you’ll agree.
Only two players, Frank Lampard (609) and Ryan Giggs (632), have gone beyond the 600 barrier and it’s perfectly probable Barry may end up surpassing both by the end of the season.
It’s a triumph for dependable Steady Eddies everywhere!
Fittingly, Barry scored a goal and put in a ‘Man of