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Sloppiness irks Barr despite victory

17 April 2019

Despite scoring four times to earn victory over Sunderland Under-18s at the Academy, Rovers Under-18s chief Billy Barr wasn't completely satisfied with what he saw from his side.

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It's another difficult game, says Billy

28 February 2019

Billy Barr is expecting another tricky fixture against another north-west side when he takes Rovers' Under-18s to Liverpool on Saturday morning.

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Barr: A game of two halves

27 February 2019

Billy Barr was pleased by the battling qualities shown from his side after what he described as a disappointing attacking display in the first half against Manchester United U18s.

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Billy: We've seen the good, the bad and the ugly

31 December 2018

Billy Barr says he’s seen the good, the bad and the ugly from his side in the first half of the season.

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Billy frustrated by the same mistakes

20 September 2018

Billy Barr says his young Rovers must learn fast following a narrow defeat at Manchester United at the weekend.

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Penalty miss the turning point

12 September 2018

Billy Barr believes Kyle Connell's penalty miss was "a big moment" as Rovers Under-18s suffered a heavy defeat to Everton Under-18s.

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We're improving and learning all the time

30 August 2018

Billy Barr says he has seen improvement in his young side this term, but admits things need to "click" in attack following defeat to Derby County at the weekend.

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Barr: Win will boost our confidence

21 August 2018

Billy Barr says his team have now set the bar for their performances after a morale-boosting victory at Manchester City at the weekend.

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Positives to take despite defeat

13 August 2018

Billy Barr admits he saw the good and the bad from his side in the narrow defeat to Stoke City Under-18s at the weekend.

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We weren't at the races, admits Billy

7 March 2018

Billy Barr was left ruing what could have been for his side following their dramatic, late FA Youth Cup elimination at the hands of Blackpool at Ewood Park on Monday night.

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Billy wants his side to raise the Barr even further tonight

6 March 2018

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Kids to get game-time against the Toon, says Barr

24 February 2018

Rovers Under-18s chief Billy Barr believes he'll "go with the youngest team we've been in a long while" ahead of Saturday's clash with Newcastle United.

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