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Robin Parker talks about his award winning image

Barclays celebrated 20 years of passion, drama and excitement in the Premier League with an exhibition presenting some of the League’s most iconic moments captured on film. The photography was taken from the Barclays Photographer of the 20 Seasons awards and Barclays Shot of the 20 Seasons photographer Robin Parker.

In this video Owen Hargreaves and Alan Curbishley give their thoughts on the imagery from the exhibition and we catch up with the competition’s winners and judge Hamish Brown


Robin Parker wins Barclays Shot of the 20 Seasons award

Fotosports International photographer Robin Parker wins the very prestigious Barclays Shot of the 20 Seasons award with the picture below of Wayne Rooney scoring a spectacular overhead kick against their Manchester rivals at Old Trafford last year.

Barclays Shot of the 20 Seasons award

Robin commented “For my photo to be chosen as the best shot in the history of the League is very humbling, and something I will cherish for the rest of my career.
“It was an iconic moment, and one that was seen all over the world, so to capture it in the way that I did was extremely satisfying.”

Read more here on http://www.premierleague.com


500,000 images on www.fotosports.com

On Thursday night Fotosports International Photographer Robin Parker uploaded the 500,000th image on www.fotosports.com of Manchester City’s Stefan Savic challenging for the ball in the air with Sporting’s Rui Patricio during there UEFA Europa League tie.
500,000th image on www.fotosports.com
© Robin Parker/Fotosports International


Manchester City v Liverpool, Carling Cup Semi-Final 1st Leg

Robin Parker is at the Etihad Stadium to cover Manchester City take on Liverpool in the first leg of there Carling Cup Semi-Final tie. Find more images from the match on www.fotosports.com
Manchester City v Liverpool, Carling Cup
Craig Bellamy competes for the ball with Nigel de Jong
© Robin Parker/Fotosports International


Rooney sees red in Montenegro

Fotosports International photographer Robin Parker travelled over 1,700 miles to cover England’s UEFA 2012 Qualifier against Montenegro. All pictures available online at http://www.fotosports.com

Wayne Rooney

Wayne Rooney
Pictures © Robin Parker/Fotosports International


England v Wales UEFA Euro 2012 Qualifier

After travelling to Bulgaria for England’s victory earlier in the week Fotosports International Photographer Robin Parker was at Wembley Stadium for there fortunate 1-0 win over our neighbours. For more images from these matches visit http://www.fotosports.com
England v Wales
England’s Ashley Young climbs over Darcy Blake of Wales
© Robin Parker/Fotosports International

Fabio Capello
England Manager Fabio Capello during a press conference in Bulgaria
© Robin Parker/Fotosports International


Robin Parker shortlisted for Barclays Photographic Awards

Our photographer Robin Parker has been shortlisted for two prestigious Barclays Photographic Awards
Read more about the awards here
Wayne Rooney
Wayne Rooney’s spectacular overhead kick
© Robin Parker/Fotosports International