Aston Villa - Sorensen's Loss Is Taylor's Gain
UK time is: 00:57:59
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Sorensen's Loss Is Taylor's Gain

Former Arsenal goal keeper Stuart Taylor is looking to take his chance as he gets a run in the team following the knee injury Thomas Sorensen sustained in the draw against Middlesbrough.

Taylor said: 'It's just nice to get a game. It's a shame about Thomas, but it's one of those things in football. You're going to get knocks and injuries and his loss is my gain. I've heard he's going to be out for two to three weeks, so it'll just be nice to get a couple of games. You sit around waiting for the chance and here it is. The circumstances were very different going into the Man City game last season. That's no excuse, but this time I can be better prepared. I'm looking forward to it. If you know you're playing, you can prepare properly.'

'When you're a substitute goalkeeper, you're just thrown into it cold and you have to be ready. But at Man City last season, Thomas went down in the warm-up and I sort of had time to think about it, but not really enough. I know I'm playing in this one and hopefully I can have a decent game tomorrow. I just want to go in, do al the right things and hopefully it will all work out.'

'It's nice to know I'm going to have a little run of games now. You can't beat that.'

It'll be interesting to see what Taylor can go on to do, Arsenal keeper coach rated him very highly and advised Arsene Whinger not to let him go. Wonder if that'll end up a decision he'll come to rue? Same with us letting Boaz Myhill, now at Hull, go really!




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!


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

The Journalist

Writer: J P Fear Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday November 29 2006

Time: 11:04AM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Well the ball's now in Taylors court. He must seize the opportunity. He has his doubters, nows his chance to silence the knockers. Good luck to him.
glensider
Report Abuse
16/03/2007 03:10:00

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Aston Villa Articles

Talks For Adama Traore? (Tuesday August 4 2015)

Wilkins Praises Sherwood Once More (Tuesday August 4 2015)

Recent Vital Villa Poll Summary! (Tuesday August 4 2015)

The Adebayor Saga - Fan Opinions (Tuesday August 4 2015)

Takeover, Clark & Other Bits (Sunday August 2 2015)

Archived Aston Villa Articles

List All Vital Villa Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Pride of Lions 180
2. The Fear 53
3. DeanoVilla 41
4. gooser76 39
5. Bonker 36
6. ClivetheVillan 36
7. colavfc 30
8. kefkat 28
9. Fulford 26
10. BacunaMatata 24

League Results (view all)

Latest Results

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. AFC Bournemouth 0 0 0 0 +0 0
2. Arsenal 0 0 0 0 +0 0
3. Aston Villa 0 0 0 0 +0 0
4. Chelsea 0 0 0 0 +0 0
5. Crystal Palace 0 0 0 0 +0 0
6. Everton 0 0 0 0 +0 0
7. Leicester City 0 0 0 0 +0 0

Aston Villa Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

McClaren Aims To Build A Team Around Sissoko
Newcastle : 04/08/2015 20:38:00
Stoke sign Real Madrid's Molina
Stoke : 04/08/2015 20:26:00
Konchesky Completes QPR Loan Move
Leicester City : 04/08/2015 20:08:01
Sky Sports Visit Norwich
Norwich : 04/08/2015 19:52:00
Juan Quintero Offered Deal By Norwich
Norwich : 04/08/2015 19:28:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Adebayor?
Suggested By:  JP Fear
Yes please 47%
No thanks 33%
Unsure 20%