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The Paul Birch Interview

The Paul Birch Interview

Following on from our successful interviews with Dennis Mortimer and General Charles Krulak, Vital Villa has lined up Paul Birch to answer your questions.

Simply leave your questions in the article comments box below or ask away in the forum thread.

The battling midfielder, whose name is still sung each home game by the Holteend faithful, was at Villa between 1980-1991, made 153 league appearances + 20 as a sub, scoring 16 goals. Cup: 35 games, 11 as a sub, scoring 9 goals. He made his full debut in 1983 at the age of 20 in a 1-0 home win against Sunderland.

Birchy left in 1991 to join up with Wolverhampton Wanderers for £400 000 but as he now still plays for the Villa all-stars, we won't hold that against him!!

So come on, get your questions in and we'll put them to Birchy.

Next up, the sole survivor of the previous regime, Steve Stride.

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Writer:J P Fear
Date:Friday November 17 2006
Time: 1:23PM

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As ever, if any of you have any contacts, feel free to ask on behalf of Vital Villa if they would do an interview for us!
The Fear
17/11/2006 13:25:00
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Hi there Birchy, hope you are well. Lets get down to business. Chris Price - we didn't care that he had no hair.... but did he? ;)
DeanoVilla
17/11/2006 13:33:00
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Who was the best player you played with at Villa? (Not including Paul McGrath because it's too obvious)
DeanoVilla
17/11/2006 13:39:00
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What do you think about all the positive changes taking place at Villa?
Aronno7
17/11/2006 14:07:00
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How did Graham Taylor manage to change a club that had been relegated to the old division 2 in '86-87 into a club that finished 2nd in the top division just three seasons later in '89-90???
andrew144
17/11/2006 14:12:00
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Paul, i understand that you are now employed along with Spinky by our friends down the road, Does it dissapoint you that Villa dont give enough ex players the chance to further there careers after playing?
silkie villain
17/11/2006 14:15:00
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hi paul, hows the perm?
bobbyfett
17/11/2006 14:29:00
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Did you ever challange tony daley to a 100 metre sprint ?
chris the villan
17/11/2006 15:28:00
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Do you remember that game against charlton where you came on as sub, scored one and made the other....????? Think it was charlton, anyway you got MOTM depite only being on for 20 minutes...
qKing
17/11/2006 15:30:00
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Have you got a favourite Villa game, as i can remember you marking Gazza " at his best " and Lothar Mathaeus out the games within seven days.
silkie villain
17/11/2006 15:35:00
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