Joey Barton Trains With Fleetwood Town As Twelve-Game Exile Looms

Chris Wright

24th, July 2012


By Chris Wright

Silly old Joey Barton is currently staring down the barrel of a twelve count ’em, twelve! game ban for general dickery on the final game of last season and, with QPR’s patience reserves dwindling, it looks like English football’s preeminent copy-and-paste philosopher is going to be keeping the chub at bay by training with League Two side Fleetwood Town.

Tweeted Barton:

“Looking forward to training with Fleetwood for the week. Will get a much needed sweat on.

“Still have three years left at QPR. Exciting times for the club, which I intended to be a part of. Need to get some fitness in the meantime.

“Fleetwood are a young club going places. Five promotions already in the last few years. If I help some of their

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  1. plops says:

    Oh God where to start…

    For fuck’s sake, that first page on his site…deary me. What sort of tosspot puts a big headline like that? One looking for a few bites/website hits no doubt.

    Cod Army? Brilliant.

    Oh I can’t be bothered typing anymore. Can we have some stories about nice footballers doing nice things, like when Ba went to that little kid’s house to surprise him or something?

  2. Whyowhy says:

    I really dislike violence in football, but by god i would watch someone flatten this gobshite all day long.

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