Peter Barnes

Peter Barnes

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Peter Barnes was born in Manchester on the 10th June 1957.

Made his City debut in a League Cup tie against Man United in 1974-75. Quickly gained admiration and affection from the City fans with his skilful and speedy wing play. 1975-76 was Peter’s greatest season gaining a League Cup winners medal after scoring the opening goal in a 2-1 win. His fellow professionals also named him Young Player of the Year.

High: Scoring the opening goal in the 1976 League Cup Final against Newcastle. 
Low: Signing for Man United in 1985.