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Young Voted MON's Best Signing

Vital Villa asked, in a poll suggested by Lions82,

Who is Villa's best signing under Martin O'Neill?

The winner, by some margin, was winger Ashley Young with 51% of the votes. No shock there then, this season he has come on leaps and bounds and looks like a real handful for any defence in the league.

Next up came summer arrival from West Ham Nigel Reo-Coker with 21%.

That left Stiliyan Petrov with 9% and the rest, (bearing in mind it is much too soon to judge really!) got:

Maloney (jan 07) (8%)
Carson (jul/aug 07) (4%)
Carew (jan 07) (3%)
Knight (jul/aug 07) (1%)
Davies (jul/aug 07) (1%)
Other (the small name signings) (1%)
Harewood (jul/aug 07) (1%)

We'll ask this again later in the season and compare results. Betcha can't wait!




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The Journalist

Writer: J P Fear Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday September 7 2007

Time: 3:09PM

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Gardner did very well against Liverpool, attacking, flair players will always get the crowd on their feet.
col8
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07/09/2007 16:37:00

im shocked; Petrov, who voted for him and harewood? Maloney has been a better buy than both and well priced too
shortshadyuk
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07/09/2007 16:59:00

young is defienetly one for the present and the future. i thought carson would be further up though?
daspecial1
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07/09/2007 17:09:00

young is a great little player he is doing me proud in my fantasy team on the skysport site
muffdaddy1983
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07/09/2007 17:33:00

im shocked; Petrov, who voted for him and harewood!!! May be the nosers have been popping on voting and poping off, need to get the techies to sniff the server for something vile,,,,
col8
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07/09/2007 19:32:00

wasn't Young a bit of a slow starter?
merlin
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07/09/2007 19:46:00

Sure was Merlin, but he is picking up pace now.Ask Belletti...how fast he has come on now?( you asked for that!) UTV
OneloveVilla
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08/09/2007 06:59:00

Merlin got a lot of stick when he first come.
Dannygav
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08/09/2007 07:42:00

AY that is, not Merlin!!!
Dannygav
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08/09/2007 07:42:00

No surprise in the poll result then, with our Ash a clear winner despite other impressive individual showings. How long will it be I wonder before we have to start worrying about our chances of keeping him at the club? A sobering thought really.
glensider
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08/09/2007 07:44:00

i voted for reo-coker. he has added some much needed aggression to our midfield
fullygrownman
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10/09/2007 09:58:00

Yes, come seasons end fullygrownman, you have to expect that Nigel Reo-Coker will have made a huge Villa Park impression. He's certainly looked the business so far.
glensider
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24/09/2007 20:36:00

 

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