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Welcome To Randy Lerner

We've had years of rumours, months of speculation and weeks of nail biting but now the takeover so desperately needed has stepped up a gear as Doug Ellis, Jack Petchey (Treffic Ltd) the directors (barring Peter Ellis, durrr) have sold their shares to Mr Lerner. With the percentage he now owns, there is no going back, we've a new dawn at the club.

Mr Lerner, WELCOME to this mighty and magnificent club.

The pride has returned and the Lions are about to roar once again!




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The Journalist

Writer: J P Fear Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday August 25 2006

Time: 8:57AM

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I just hope everyone gives Randy the time he is going to need. I've already heard 5Live talk about Villa in Europe next year. By all mean lets dream and aim for the top. But some patience will be needed. Good luck Randy.
Gordonsleftboot
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25/08/2006 09:04:00

yea I only expect top 10 this season I dont expect Villa to get into Europe this year
Christo
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25/08/2006 09:13:00

Were gona win the league, Were gona win the league and now your gona belive us and now your gona belive us and now your gona belive us, Were gona win the league. I am just so HAPPY. YIIIIIPPPPPPEEEEEEE on the *****, on the *****.
BKKVILLA
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25/08/2006 09:17:00

Welcome to this fantastic club Mr. Lerner. I'm sure you will help this club roar once again!! Now where's your wallet!
Cpt. Mainwaring
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25/08/2006 09:27:00

any chance you can use your contacts to get him to make an appearance on the pitch sometime in the very near future mr fear?
JASON
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25/08/2006 09:33:00

All together now( to the tune of Hey Jude from the beatles) Hey Randy, You took a chance, you bought our club to make it betteeeerrr, Just let us, let us in to your heart, And we'll bring you joy for ever and ever, ever, ever, ever Naa, naa, na, na, na, na, na Na,na, na , na RAANDYYY LEERRNEERR.. Boys...we are back!...unity,ambition has returned Never mind Garlic bread, Aston Villa...it's the future!
OneloveVilla
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25/08/2006 09:48:00

Yes - It's a new dawn, a new era! Villa are back on top! Come on you lions... ROAR! Villa for Europe! Randy for president! Fear for a knighthood! YES YES YES!
Cpt. Mainwaring
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25/08/2006 10:00:00

A Big Welcome Mr Lerner!!!! Any chance of a hospitality box for us Vital Villans? (Well if you don't ask.....)
DeanoVilla
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25/08/2006 10:30:00

The rrival of Mr Lerner is long, long overdue. I echo the above sentiments, @welcome to Villa Park, Mr Lerner, you have acquired a great club. With you and MO'N we can be the best again.
DoogieTyBrenin
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25/08/2006 11:29:00

Thank god you made Mr Lerner, now I don’t want to rush you but, Get that cheque book out and let MON loose with it
Donzarra
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25/08/2006 11:59:00

We're actually about to have a modern, ambitious, progressive board in place. Top quality people in key positions at the club. A CEO perhaps. Expert advertising and marketing people. We'll actually be run as a 21st century sporting operation should be. Out with the old, in with the new.
glensider
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25/08/2006 14:12:00

Calling Athiests everywhere - see there is a God !
bobbyfett
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25/08/2006 16:06:00

thank u randy,u r our saviour make no mistake! randy lerners claret and blue army! now that sounds very good indeed! now we can properly celebrate!
Belfast Villain
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25/08/2006 16:11:00

Who amongst ever predicted that we would be champions in 81 and euro kings in 82? Realism is good but dreaming is oh so much better. Dare to dream!!
Steve64k
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25/08/2006 21:49:00

Welcome Mr Lerner.
Villa1982
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01/09/2006 00:31:00

Get out ur cheque book.
Villa1982
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01/09/2006 00:32:00

 

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