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Kevin Phillips Moves To WBA

Kevin Phillips Moves To WBA

West Bromwich have completed the signing of Aston Villa striker Kevin Phillips.

The fee was £700,000 and he will wear the number 21 shirt.

The 33-year-old has agreed a two-year contract

Phillips said: 'I'm delighted to sign. When I look at West Brom's squad you can see they've managed to keep hold of most of the players from last season. It's a strong squad. I've spoken to the manager here and I have great respect for him. I feel the club has got an excellent chance of going straight back up this season.'

Adding on the Baggies official site: 'I spoke to Bryan Robson for a couple of hours and had a good chat. He told me what he wants from me and the way the club is going forward. I'd like to be a part of that and can't wait to get amongst it now.'


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Writer:J P Fear
Date:Tuesday August 22 2006
Time: 7:34PM

Comments

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Good luck Kev, hope you fire the Baggies back up to the Prem!
The Fear
22/08/2006 19:44:00
0
Good business by Villa. His winning goal at the Sty was worth the original transfer fee!
pongogidman
22/08/2006 20:21:00
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Maybe Baros will have to stay now.
Steve64k
22/08/2006 22:27:00
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If WBA get back up half the league will be taken up by clubs that begin witn W. Good business though and good to see there is some squad sorting out happening.
TeddyLyon
23/08/2006 02:11:00
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What did Quinn say to him to make him go to WBA?
ooahPaulMcGrath
23/08/2006 08:46:00
0
Good Luck Kev! Thanks for !that! goal!!!
xfranc
23/08/2006 08:54:00
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I'll miss ya Kevs, you contributed pretty well for one season, cheers mate
AussieVilla
23/08/2006 10:09:00
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Thanks for the memories Kev, Good luck. and while your there stick in a few more against the scum
steff_the_villan
23/08/2006 10:21:00
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Nial Quinn probably said "Now Kevin I want you to come here, we've got a good squadon of honest lads" Phillips has thought "he sounds like o`leary, ***** that!"
murph
23/08/2006 10:32:00
0
it seems obvious to me. Quinn told him who the new sunderland manager would be (o'dreary) and it scared him so much he was willing to play for the tesco carrier bags.
tylervilla
23/08/2006 10:32:00
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