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John Carew Becoming Villa Giant

John Carew Becoming Villa Giant

John Carew has grown considerably since joining Aston Villa.

The 27-year-old striker said that Martin O'Neill 'makes you feel 10 feet tall!'

He told the official site:

'I can always get better and improve. I feel I do that every year. Of course I am 27 and not a teenager, but I still think I have more to offer. I have to work harder now, but I will. I believe Martin O'Neill can bring even more out of me. Before I think about my long-term future and what I can achieve at Villa, I will try to do the best I can on the field. But this could be the last big move I make in my career, so I want to make the most of it.'

Adding: 'Anywhere you go, it is very important that the manager wants you. I think Martin has been following my career for a long time and he is a good guy, a great man. I am tall, but Martin makes you feel 10 feet tall. I am happy he is my manager. I want to make Villa climb the table again. I just hope I can bring something good to the club with my strength. The club want to be among the very best in a few years, so I would be happy to take them there.'


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Writer:J P Fear
Date:Monday January 29 2007
Time: 1:41PM

Comments

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Come on Mr Fear, too many positive stories being reported out of VP... we need something to bring us Villa fans back to normal
Hoss The Villain
29/01/2007 14:04:00
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Getting the likes of carew and young will help bring other quality players in, optimism is a strange feeling.
morky13villa
29/01/2007 14:19:00
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Yet more evidence of 'The MON factor'.
jonah
29/01/2007 14:23:00
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Things are certainly on the up, I hope Carew live up to his size and reputation, he looks the part, I hope he opens his account against the barcodes.
col8
29/01/2007 15:20:00
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Carew may think he is 10 feet tall but the important thing is that he should hope he gets rated 10 performences for Villa
Christo
29/01/2007 15:36:00
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10ft tall hey, another couple of inches and he could be our next Peter Crouch ;-)
mackaavfc
29/01/2007 16:08:00
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John Careeeeeew (hey) he's massive. John Careeeew (hey) he's massive. Come on its one of my better ones - to the tune of doctor who (the tardis).
tylervilla
29/01/2007 17:20:00
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How's about: Chim chimeney, chim chimeney, chim, chim, cheroo who needs Wayne Rooney when we've got Carew! A Mary Poppins classic!!!
Let the Revolution B
29/01/2007 17:34:00
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THREAD FROZEN::::::: I wish.
col8
29/01/2007 17:49:00
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The best one ive heard so far is to the theme of vindaloo "John Carew, John Carew, John Carew, John Carew nah nah"
mackaavfc
29/01/2007 18:42:00
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