posted on Oct, 5 2004 @ 03:39 PM
Aston Villa manager David O'Leary is demanding a considerable improvement from Gareth Barry after a disappointing start to the season.
"I was told in the year before I came here, when Villa nearly got relegated, that Gareth was outstanding for the team," said O'Leary of the
"I don't think he performed to that level last season. There were just bits and pieces.
"He has been the same this season and we are expecting Gareth to do better."