Gareth Barry

Professional Footballer

Gareth Parri Barry is an English footballer who plays for Manchester City and the England national football team. Barry moved to Aston Villa from Brighton & Hove Albion as a youngster, and spent 12 years at the club. He captained Aston Villa and is ninth in their all-time list of appearances. In June 2009, he joined Manchester City. Barry is an England international, having won his first full cap in 2000 and captained the side in 2010 in a friendly against Egypt.… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Gareth Barry.


1981 Birth Born on February 23, 1981.


1997 16 Years Old Barry joined Aston Villa from Brighton and Hove Albion as a trainee in 1997 along with Michael Standing. … Read More
1998 17 Years Old 1 More Event
He played his first match for Villa on 2 May 1998 against Sheffield Wednesday. … Read More
Barry was part of the Villa team who lost the 2000 FA Cup Final 1–0 to Chelsea. … Read More


2002 - 2003 2 More Events
In August 2007, Barry became one of the few players to represent England at both the old and new Wembley Stadiums by coming on as a substitute, replacing Michael Carrick in a friendly against Germany.
He was also given the official man of the match for England's UEFA Euro 2008 home qualifier against Estonia.
2010 29 Years Old 1 More Event
…  On 16 February 2010, a week before his 29th birthday he played the full 90 minutes and scored a late equaliser in a 1–1 draw against Stoke City at the Britannia Stadium. … Read More


On 9 February 2011, Barry was again made captain for the final 10 minutes of the match against Denmark, after Frank Lampard and Ashley Cole had already worn the skipper's armband.
On 3 January 2012 he was sent off for the first time since joining Manchester City in a 3–0 league win against Liverpool. … Read More
2013 32 Years Old On 2 September 2013, transfer deadline day, Barry was loaned to Everton in a season-long deal. … Read More
He scored a long range effort in a 2–0 victory against Norwich City on 11 January 2014. … Read More
2015 34 Years Old 1 More Event
Barry was sent off with two minutes remaining away to Chelsea on 11 February 2015 for a foul on Willian, causing a melée in which he was confronted by Branislav Ivanović; the game was scoreless at the incident and Everton eventually lost 1–0.
2016 35 Years Old 1 More Event
On 12 March 2016 in a 2–0 win over Chelsea in the FA Cup quarter-final, Barry was booked for a confrontation with Diego Costa, who was given a second yellow card for his part and sent off. … Read More
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