QPR crock Alejandro Faurlin responds to Joey Barton joke, suggests at new career

The Argentine is taking his current misfortune with good taste.

Joey Barton is coming to the end of his current contract at QPR. The one-cap England international is the current captain of the side and helped them win promotion from the Championship to the Premier League last season.

That being said, he has had a relapse into the old Joey recently - when his little love-tap on Tom Huddlestone saw him sent for an early bath.

But overall QPR are likely to keep hold of Barton at the end of the season, if he decides he wants to stay.

Of course if they don't he will be fine. He has built up a reputation for being a pretty clever footballer and would have heaps of opportunities coming his way if he was to leave QPR or playing the game.

It would be a lot tougher for Alejandro Faurlin.

The Argentine is a fantastic player, but he has not played since August because of the latest in a litany of serious knee injuries for the 28-year-old, who is also out of contract in the summer.

But at least he sees the bright side of things. He jokes with Barton earlier today on Twitter that perhaps he should be considering another line of employment, as a barista.

Hopefully it does not come to this for the QPR star.

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