After weeks of fighting to retain his prized midfielder, it appears that Villa manager Martin O’Neill has finally waved the white flag by admitting that he’ll allow Gareth Barry to make his move to Liverpool this summer.
Aston Villa will reluctantly allow England midfielder Gareth Barry to join Liverpool for around £14m. (Various)
If you’re a Villa supporter, you had to know that this day was coming. After making it known that he wanted to play Champions League football next season, you had to figure that it was only a matter of time before he walked away from the club for greener pastures.
Are Villa supporters bitter about the way this whole saga will end? Do you think £14m is enough for your best player? Or do you think Liverpool are getting a discounted deal?