Rangers outcast Joey Barton claims Liverpool tried to tap him up while at Everton
Barton came through the ranks with the Toffees but didn't make one single first-team appearance.
He then went on to make his professional debut with Manchester City back in 2002, who he spent five years with before leaving for Newcastle.
But Barton, writing in his new book No Nonsense, has revealed his career could have panned out differently after he was approached by Liverpool as a teenager.
“At the end of one of my Sunday morning matches a familiar figure introduced himself. He asked how things were going at Everton, and suggested that he could find a place for me in Liverpool’s... read more
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