Date: 20th April 2008 at 6:23pm
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Gareth Barry spoke to the official site after the 5-1 win over Birmingham City.



The Villa skipper said:

‘That’s the best we’ve played in a derby in my time here. All game we caused them problems and on another day it could have been six or seven. The keeper made a couple of good saves but I think we’ll settle for five! It was a great all round performance.’



‘I think it was pretty tight in the opening exchanges but once we got that first goal it seemed to settle us down and the confidence was there that we’ve seen in the last few matches. Overall everyone performed brilliantly.’



Adding, ‘There was a great atmosphere and as soon as we got that first goal it relaxed them a little bit, because the edge is always there with the fans too in these games.’

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