Belfast Telegraph

Gareth Barry's career in numbers

Gareth Barry will join Ryan Giggs as the Premier League's all-time record appearance maker if he features in West Brom's game against West Ham on Saturday.

Here, Press Association Sport looks at the 36-year-old former England midfielder's career in numbers.

632 - the appearance record set by Giggs which Barry stands to equal.

52 - goals scored by Barry in his top-flight career, 41 of them for Aston Villa including nine in his most prolific season in 2007-08.

4 - clubs Barry has played for in the Premier League - Villa, Manchester City, Everton and now West Brom.

21 - seasons in the elite for Barry.

2 - major trophies in his career - the 2010/11 FA Cup and 2011/12 Premier League, both with City.

53 - England caps, with three goals along the way.

2,000 - Barry's header against Sweden in November 2011 was England's 2,000th goal in international football.

2 - Barry won two Everton player of the season awards in the 2015/16 season, when he was voted as the top performer by both his team-mates and the club's fans.

119 - Barry's tally of Premier League yellow cards is also an all-time record, with Wayne Rooney the only other player to have racked up 100. Barry has also been sent off six times.


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