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Young Voted MON's Best Signing

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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Writer:J P Fear
Date:Friday September 7 2007
Time: 3:09PM

Comments

0
Gardner did very well against Liverpool, attacking, flair players will always get the crowd on their feet.
col8
07/09/2007 16:37:00
0
im shocked; Petrov, who voted for him and harewood? Maloney has been a better buy than both and well priced too
shortshadyuk
07/09/2007 16:59:00
0
young is defienetly one for the present and the future. i thought carson would be further up though?
daspecial1
07/09/2007 17:09:00
0
young is a great little player he is doing me proud in my fantasy team on the skysport site
muffdaddy1983
07/09/2007 17:33:00
0
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
07/09/2007 19:32:00
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wasn't Young a bit of a slow starter?
merlin
07/09/2007 19:46:00
0
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
08/09/2007 06:59:00
0
Merlin got a lot of stick when he first come.
Dannygav
08/09/2007 07:42:00
0
AY that is, not Merlin!!!
Dannygav
08/09/2007 07:42:00
0
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
08/09/2007 07:44:00
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