Joey Barton is definitely not the person who you can bank on. In an important game he could leave you with 10 men in the pitch by getting sent off.
Although a wonderful footballer, Barton just can't keep his anger inside the lid. Fabio Capello mentioned that he could never trust Barton. If it is not for his anger, Barton could easily find a place in the English midfield.
He has had some bitter incidents that he would like to forget in his life.
Here is a list of them all.