Date: 18th August 2009 at 5:50am
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VMC’s first MOTM poll of the season sees Gareth Barry, the mercenary who only came for the money rewarded for his box to box lung bursting display at Ewood Park…

Gazzer Bazzer has all the credentials that the City midfield has been missing for a long time.

Seamus Given wasn’t far behind with an outstanding goalkeeping display. It’s indicative of Sparky’s shrewd transfer dealings that five of his 2009 signings registered your top five votes.

MOTM Blackburn Rovers v CITY
FA Premier League

18. Gareth Barry 32%

1. Shay Given 22%

5. Emmanuel Adebayor 10%

39. Craig Bellamy 10%

28. Kolo Toure 9%

3. Wayne Bridge 6%

22. Richard Dunne 4%

32. Carlos Tevez 3%

8. Shaun Wright-Phillips 1%

7. Stephen Ireland 1%

2. Micah Richards 1%

10. De Souza Robinho 1%

The Story So Far…

Gareth Barry, 1 (Blackburn A)

Vital MC’s Previous Man Of The Season

2007-2008 Elano Blumer
2008-2009 Stephen Ireland


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