Joey Barton has had much criticism in the past for his issues both on and off the football pitch. However, this weekend the QPR midfielder will begin supporting a campaign that tackles homophobia within football.
Joey Barton’s future at Marseille rests on the French club putting a suitable offer to QPR for the combative midfielder, according to Rangers chairman, Tony Fernandes.
Marseille want to sign Barton but QPR will have the final say on the midfielder’s future It appears that Joey Barton might have jumped the gun by claiming there is an agreement to keep him at Marseille beyond the end of the season.
Joey Barton’s dream of winning the Ligue 1 title this season is all but over after Marseille failed to beat Lille away during a dour goalless draw last Sunday – widening the gap at the top of the table
Joey Barton continued his impressive run of form in the heart of Marseille’s midfield last weekend as Les Phocéens earned a vital point away at Lyon to keep their title hopes alive. Barton has bucked the Marseilles trend in recent weeks, playing some of his best football this season while the club suffer a slump […]
Joey Barton let his frustrations show when he received a seventh red card of his career during five frenetic minutes of Marseille’s 1-0 defeat to Nancy this weekend. Barton, who wears his heart on his sleeve during games, picked up two yellow cards on the hour mark with the game still goalless as Marseille chased […]
Joey Barton’s continued success at French side Olympique de Marseille may extend into the 2013/14 season following club sporting director Jose Angio’s statement he wants to keep the midfielder after his loan expires in June.