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Title: [News]Baines returns to Everton
Post by: NewsBot on September 15, 2020, 09:48:31 PM
Baines returns to Everton

David Unsworth and Leighton Baines – two of the finest defenders in Everton's history – are taking on new, prominent roles at the Club's USM Finch Farm training Headquarters. As part of a number of exciting changes to the Club's player development structure, Unsworth has taken on an expanded role, becoming the Club's new Director […]

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Title: Re: [News]Baines returns to Everton
Post by: Bluedylan on September 15, 2020, 11:29:00 PM
There's not an earthly prayer that Unsworth was one of the finest defenders in our history.
Title: Re: [News]Baines returns to Everton
Post by: Bob Sacamano on September 15, 2020, 11:40:29 PM
Haha. I remember the fans really liking him and him being very, very good for a period (I was a youngster then so my prepubescent memories could be wayyyy off). But yeah Id agree with you BD.
Title: Re: [News]Baines returns to Everton
Post by: Bluedylan on September 15, 2020, 11:45:20 PM
Haha. I remember the fans really liking him and him being very, very good for a period (I was a youngster then so my prepubescent memories could be wayyyy off). But yeah Id agree with you BD.

Yeah I didn't mind him at all, chipped in with some goals and played through a really rough period. Bit of a cult player in a way, and a good left peg. But he wasn't that good tbf.

Also know two separate people who've met him and both said he was a bit of a dick in person.
Title: Re: [News]Baines returns to Everton
Post by: love is love on September 16, 2020, 03:51:27 AM
What a fantastic player for Everton, I hope his coach goes half as well.