Gareth Barry Reach Highest Premier League Appearances

Gareth Barry made his 633rd Premier League appearance, breaking Ryan Giggs' record, in his match for West Brom against Arsenal on Monday.

Barry, 36, made his debut in Premier League at the age of 17 as a defender with Aston Villa where he played his most matches, 365. He evolved into a defensive midfield player and joined Manchester City where he won the Premier League title. Later in his career he joined Everton before recently moving to West Bromwich Albion.

Interesting Facts About Gareth Barry:

1. Barry has been booked for a 119 times, more than any other player.

2. Barry has covered about 3,800 miles on the pitch, which can take him from England to USA.

3. Only 13 clubs have played more times in the Premier League than Barry.


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