Vital Football

Latest Aston Villa News

O'Neill Not Hot On Stan Collymore

O'Neill Not Hot On Stan Collymore

What is going on? The club are actually communicating with us!?

Martin O'Neill has dismissed reports linking Stan Collymore with a Villa Park return.

The Villa boss said: 'Stan is 35 and he would have to get fit. He would need a lot of willpower and a lot of self determination to get fit for the Premier League to be perfectly honest. At 35 you need a great desire and I just don't know what Stan has been doing in the last couple of years - I don't know whether that desire has returned.'

'He did terrifically well for me in a short period of time at Leicester. But if you're asking me today whether I could make an assessment that would be a difficult call.'


Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:J P Fear
Date:Thursday October 5 2006
Time: 11:36AM

Comments

0
Well suprise suprise. Maybe he'll turn his attention to Arsenal or Chelsea now? Delluded or what!
DeanoVilla
05/10/2006 11:39:00
0
Stan is a deluded idiot. Thank God MON moved quickly to dismiss this nonsense.
The Usual Suspect
05/10/2006 11:56:00
0
in a word - no
danvilla2
05/10/2006 12:03:00
0
MON...thank you for keeping the fans informed :)
industrial_musical
05/10/2006 12:10:00
0
I feel quite sorry for him. Well, not that sorry, he is a millionaire and fitter than me BUT he really did 'lose it' and I have a great deal of sympathy for those suffering with depression. He is now obviously looking and realising what he let go.
The Fear
05/10/2006 12:42:00
0
he never did well for us when he played he is well past it. It would be a disaster if he joined
samtozer
05/10/2006 13:31:00
0
thats not quite a conclusive dismissal
tylervilla
05/10/2006 14:16:00
0
Just as we are getting a harmonius dressing room the mere thought of that egotistic freak joining scares the life out of me.
silkie villain
05/10/2006 14:25:00
0
A difficult call is a lot different than saying "Stan - you're deluding yourself - you've no chance of coming back here". Sounds to me martin might be having a think...
baros10
05/10/2006 14:25:00
0
good news he aint coming but maybe Martin can let him train with us. I hear Bolton are after him
Christo
05/10/2006 14:30:00
Page 1/2
  1. 1
  2. 2

Login to post a comment

Best of International Football News

-

Recent Aston Villa Articles

Stats: Aston Villa v Barnsley

All the stats from Aston Villa (3) vs (1) Barnsley, Villa Park, 20/1/18 Att: 31,869

Aston Villa v Barnsley - Follow On Twitter - 20-1-18

Aston Villa are at Villa Park with Barnsley the visitors today, this will be a 3pm kick-off.

The Villa Times - 20/01/2018 (Aston Villa News Round-up)

The latest Aston Villa news and views via the uno fish ial one...

Van Persie Was An Option - Wyness

With former Arsenal and Manchester United striker Robin van Persie returning to Feyenoord late yesterday evening, Keith Wyness has confirmed he was an option for Aston Villa...

Aston Villa Archived Articles

Vital Villa articles from

Site Journalists

J P Fear
Editor email
Profile
Mike Field
Editor email
Profile
Steve Wade
no email
Profile
JuanPablo Angel
no email
Profile
Glensider
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Barnsley MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Johnstone7%
Elmohamady0%
Chester3%
Terry3%
Hutton3%
Bjarnason21%
Snodgrass0%
Grealish35%
Hourihane0%
Adomah3%
Hogan25%
Sub - Onomah0%
Sub - Whelan0%
Sub - Davis0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Could Red Bull be favourites for 2018?
Latest Vital Boxing News
Flanagan Bidding to make History
The Vital Football Members League

Aston Villa Fixtures

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.The Fear357
2.Pride of Lions348
3.JuanPabloAngel315
4.sirdennis265
5.Silhillvilla161
6.McParlandTheGreat138
7.DeanoVilla136
8.BodyButter135
9.mike_field133
10.Melon Donkey107
Vital Football Comment