Vital Football

Latest Aston Villa News

Curtis Davies Gobsmacked

Curtis Davies Gobsmacked

Curtis Davies has spoken of his 'delight' at joining Villa.

He told avfc.com:

'Aston Villa is a great club and I'm delighted to be here. I now want to repay the faith shown in me by Martin O'Neill with my performances on the pitch. You look at the squad and it's young and vibrant. We have several England under-21 internationals. Hopefully we can all improve together and be knocking on the door of the full squad. The most important thing, though, is pushing this great club forward, hopefully into the UEFA Cup this season.'

And on his new team mates he says 'The squad is incredibly strong and young which bodes well for the future. It's nice to have familiar faces to talk to rather than being the lad who sits in the corner with no friends.' (Oooh, is he talking about me?!)

He also says he was 'gobsmacked' when he was shown around the Bodymoor Heath training ground.

From what I can gather, Davies hasn't been arrested today or yesterday, so that is a bright start for the lad!



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

Join the Vital Fantasy Football League - its Free!

Writer:J P Fear
Date:Friday August 31 2007
Time: 3:22PM

Comments

0
Cracking signing...!! He's my best defender in Football Manager 07 and they never get it wrong!! ha ha!! Just hope he lives up to the hype!!
tdiddyo
31/08/2007 15:39:00
0
^agreed, they have the mighty ray houghton scouting for them, amongst others
ric112
31/08/2007 17:25:00
0
Wow, thats the second time we've signed from under the noses of spurs. Where's One Aaron Lennon? Ya miffed about this mate?
The Usual Suspect
31/08/2007 17:25:00
0
its weird you know... all the signings made by Sven at Man City are literally the decent players you buy on Footy Manager for fair money when they are young. And he said he'd never seen them play....
simonbigron
31/08/2007 17:28:00
0
From what I can gather, Davies hasn't been arrested today or yesterday, so that is a bright start for the lad! Give it time, theres still a few hours left before midnight.
col8
31/08/2007 17:36:00
0
He's going to be total quality. Not norman no mates like me.
tarzan
31/08/2007 17:57:00
0
Big step up for Curtis, but my Baggie neighbour tells me he's the real deal, and when Jack (the neighbour) speaks, I listen. Especially when its something I wanna hear.
glensider
31/08/2007 18:13:00
0
Whats with the loan deal?
Villan444
31/08/2007 19:09:00
0
Yes, strange one Villan444, but seems as if it was at West Brom's request, and that the completion of the deal during summer 2008 is a mere formality. We have to believe what we're told I guess, but its still a transaction that right now is a little strange to say the least.
glensider
03/09/2007 11:02:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Recent Aston Villa Articles

Follow Live On Twitter - Blackburn v Aston Villa

Aston Villa go to Ewood Park as the visitors to Blackburn today, this will be a 3pm kick-off.

Something For The Weekend (573)

I just love it when a much-scorned player answers his critics, especially when that critic is myself.

Bruce Confirms Four Summer Targets Max

Manager Steve Bruce has confirmed that this summer he will be after four 'players of real quality' as we look for a real promotion challenge in 2017/18.

Kodjia's A Welcome Return For Bruce

Manager Steve Bruce has been waxing lyrical about striker Jonathan Kodjia once again.

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
Villa_Grizzly
no email
Profile
Turkish Penguin
no email
Profile
Glensider
no email
Profile
Chris Heath
no email
Profile
M Calucar
no email
Profile
JuanPablo Angel
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Blackburn MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Johnstone0%
Hutton0%
Chester0%
Baker50%
Taylor50%
Bacuna0%
Hourihane0%
Gardner0%
Lansbury0%
Kodjia0%
Hogan0%
Sub - Agbonlahor0%
Sub - Adomah0%
Sub - Grealish0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
P Brighton 45 28 8 9 92 34
P Newcastle 45 28 7 10 91 42
3 Reading 45 25 7 13 82 2
4 Sheff Wed 45 24 9 12 81 16
5 Huddersfield 45 25 6 14 81 1
6 Fulham 45 21 14 10 77 27
7 Leeds Utd 45 22 8 15 74 14
8 Norwich 45 19 10 16 67 12
9 Derby County 45 18 12 15 66 4
10 Brentford 45 18 10 17 64 12
11 Preston 45 16 14 15 62 2
12 Aston Villa 45 16 13 16 61 -1
13 Cardiff 45 16 11 18 59 -4
14 Barnsley 45 15 13 17 58 0
15 Wolves 45 15 10 20 55 -5
16 Ipswich 45 13 16 16 55 -7
17 Bristol City 45 15 9 21 54 -5
18 Q.P.R. 45 15 8 22 53 -10
19 Burton 45 13 13 19 52 -12
20 Birmingham 45 12 14 19 50 -20
21 Forest 45 13 9 23 48 -13
22 Blackburn 45 11 15 19 48 -14
R Wigan 45 10 11 24 41 -17
R Rotherham 45 5 7 33 22 -58
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Blog: Sochi Qualifying
Latest Vital Boxing News
Wembley Stadium – Running Order
Vital Football Comment

Recent Aston Villa Results (view all)

Aston Villa Fixtures (view all)

May 7 2017 12:00PM : Brighton & Hove Albion (H)
Sky Bet Championship

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.JuanPabloAngel414
2.Pride of Lions369
3.The Fear303
4.sirdennis293
5.Silhillvilla219
6.Melon Donkey187
7.HeathfieldRoad1874186
8.kefkat165
9.Fulford156
10.Sasquatch148
Write for Vital Football