Gareth Barry is expected to make Premier League history on Monday. If Barry, 36, appears (he is expected to start) for West Bromwich Albion in their game against Arsenal (Watch live, 3 p.m. ET on NBCSN and online via NBCSports.com) at the Emirates Stadium he will make his 633rd appearance in the PL, breaking Ryan Giggs‘ record. After making his PL debut in the 1997-98 campaign for Aston Villa, Barry has gone on to play for Manchester City, Everton and now West Brom who he signed for in the summer.
Fabian Delph is willing to play at left-back to ease Manchester City's selection woes following Benjamin Mendy's injury. France international Mendy hobbled out of Saturday's 5-0 win at home to Crystal Palace ahead of a key week in which City face Shakhtar Donetsk in the Champions League and Premier League champions Chelsea.
The football has been back at Villa Park for nearly two months now. Each season that means it is the time of the year where popular football simulation games are being released. Maybe you’re a loyalist and play only as ‘West Midlands Village.’ Or rather, you are like Gareth Barry and choose to dive into the time consuming abyss of Football Manager. There is also the widely popular option of FIFA and what it has to offer. If you are like most of us on our staff, you’ve played, and will play, a bit of all three at times. With that said, FIFA 18 is set for release on the 29th of this month. The minds behind the game have already released two patches that include full squad ratings for all of the