Bennett off in the January sales before Barnett arrives for £ 1m
es by seeing off Bristol City 3- 0 at London Road, but they were still 18th at the end of the month, 10 points clear of the drop zone.
The win against City co- incidedwiththeditchingadreadful Adele dirge as the team’s walk- on music after fans complained that the song was more appropriate to a funeral than a football match.
Posh also signed Shaun Brisley and Matthew Briggs ( on loan) as well as confirming they’d signed an unnamed centre- back who would arrive in the summer and whose namewouldremainsecretuntil then, or until the Peterborough Telegraph revealed it was Nat Knight- Percival two days later.
Gaby Zakuani was named the Peterborough Telegraph Sports Personality of the year for his skill, bravery, consistency and charity work, and because he was the only contender with a personality.
Tyrone Barnett was Posh’s first million pound man.