Vital Football

Latest Aston Villa News

Lee Hendrie - Back Or Gone?

Lee Hendrie - Back Or Gone?

Interesting to see if Villa midfielder Lee Hendrie now returns to Villa Park or if Stoke (or anyone) are able to extend his loan or take him permanently.

Officially lil' Lee has played his last game for the Potters, but City manager Tony Pulis admits there is a bit of confusion over the situation.

'It was either his last game against Wednesday or on Saturday. There's a bit of conflict in the office about it, but Salif Diao and Patrik Berger are here until the middle of January.'

According to the Stoke Sentinel, Pulis said talks were already 'well advanced to try to keep the likes of Hendrie on long-term deals when the January transfer window opens next week.'

Be interesting to see if Martin O'Neill fancies Hendrie back in the team now, we are certainly still low on numbers and maybe can't expect that much movement in the January transfer window? He would surely be in last chance saloon, although he has had more last chances than I've had hot dinners to be fair!


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

Writer:J P Fear
Date:Wednesday December 27 2006
Time: 12:55PM

Comments

0
get him back - if petrov deserves his place in the term - then so does hendrie !
qKing
27/12/2006 13:14:00
0
Hendries Villa Park days are realistically all but over. Surely? MON has clearly displayed the attitude of someone who doesn't particularly rate the player, and with hopefully a new face or two sure to arrive over the next two or three weeks, it would seem as if Lee's future lies elsewhere.
glensider
27/12/2006 13:25:00
0
Think MO'N needs to bring him back, especially with the current situation regarding injuries. He's got his fitness back and is in form, it would cause no harm to bring him back in my opinion.
Tierney
27/12/2006 21:00:00
0
I would like to see him back evenif it is only till the end of the season, could do an awful lot worse. Hes free to get back and give a run out, his time away may make him realise what its like in the lower divisions and sort his good game bad game problem out once and for all.
col8
28/12/2006 00:38:00
0
Perhaps Hendrie's time away will have had a positive effect on his attitude. In the past he has frustrated us all by getting caught up in silliness and not playing the clever game that we've seen him play from time to time. Hendrie isn't a bad shooter from the edge of the box, either, which is something we have been missing. I see no harm in giving him a try.
gwyllum18
28/12/2006 06:21:00
0
Stow ke look keen to keep him.
SeasideEssexXile
28/12/2006 08:34:00
0
With the way our team are suffering at the moment with injuries, if Lee isn't recalled now his time at Stoke is officialy up I would see that as a definate pointer to no more Hendrie, we could definately do with his ability at the moment. UTV
steff_the_villan
28/12/2006 16:21:00
0
Yes, we probably could Steff, but I still doubt that MON rates him.
glensider
09/03/2007 06:18:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Aston Villa Articles

Snodgrass Gets Scotland Call (26/9/17)

Aston Villa's Robert Snodgrass has been called up by Scotland manager Gordon Strachan for the coming international break.

U23s v Brighton On Youtube

Aston Villa's Under 23 tie against Brighton later this evening is being screened live on Youtube.

The Villa Times - 25/09/2017 (Villa News Round-up)

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

The Topic Of Villa's EFL Cup Attendance

Was Aston Villa's 11,197 attendance in the EFL Cup against Middlesbrough a reflection on the club and the fans, or simply a growing problem with the competition?

Archived Vital Villa 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)

Forest MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Johnstone20%
Elmohamady0%
Chester4%
Terry2%
Taylor0%
Snodgrass2%
Whelan0%
Hourihane10%
Adomah33%
Kodjia16%
Davis5%
Sub - Onomah1%
Sub - Hogan2%
Sub - Hutton5%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
F1 prediction competition is ready for Malaysia
Latest Vital Boxing News
Hughie Fury Just Didn’t Do Enough
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Aston Villa Results (view all)

Aston Villa Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.The Fear295
2.JuanPabloAngel286
3.sirdennis247
4.HeathfieldRoad1874199
5.Pride of Lions198
6.Melon Donkey160
7.Fulford156
8.BodyButter151
9.Silhillvilla138
10.mike_field128
Vital Football Comment