'Get in the real world!' - Joey Barton slams Manchester City for commemorative Benjamin Mendy t-shirts

'Get in the real world!' - Joey Barton slams Manchester City for commemorative Benjamin Mendy t-shirts

Kyle Walker warms up in the commemorative t-shirt

Saturday, October 14, 2017

Joey Barton vented his frustrations with Manchester City’s latest edition of commemorative t-shirts over the airwaves on Saturday afternoon.

Speaking alongside Adrian Durham on Matchday LIVE, the former Citizens midfielder admitted being ‘wound up’ after City players warmed up in gear dedicated to Benjamin Mendy.

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“I’ve only left football two months [ago] and it’s lost the plot” he said.

“He’s got an injury, which is part and parcel of the game, and I’m gutted for him because he’s an exciting prospect.

“But come on, get in the real world!”

You can listen to the full rant above...