Video: Joey Barton explains the reason behind THAT French accent when he joined Marseille 7 years ago

Video: Joey Barton explains the reason behind THAT French accent when he joined Marseille

"You've got to laugh at yourself when you make yourself look the big idiot..."

Whisper it, but is anyone else actually warming to Joey Barton a little bit?

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The QPR midfielder was on Goals on Sunday on Sky Sports this morning and was happy to discuss a certain press conference when he moved to Marseille on loan a couple of seasons ago.

In fairness to Barton, he's more than happy to rip the piss out of himself and explain the reason behind the Gallic drawl.