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Barnes excited by Rovers challenge
Published : 15 Jun 2009 17:19:03Rss feed
Barnes, 45, has been unveiled by Rovers will be assisted by former Liverpool team-mate and ex-Tranmere midfielder Jason McAteer. Barnes, who has signed a two-year contract, and McAteer both live locally on the Wirral. "Tranmere was always a club I admired," said Barnes. "I was really impressed with the work Tranmere did in the community. I know they're a strong family club and the work the players do reminds me of my days at Watford. "I always felt it would be a fantastic place to come and work. I am local, and Jason is even more local than me."