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John Carew Aiming High

John Carew Aiming High

John Carew is aiming high. In fact he is aiming very high, and why not, our very own man mountain has looked awesome so far!

Carew wants to emulate fellow Norwegian Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.

He told the official site: 'It would be good to make an impact in the Premiership like Ole has. That would be great for me. I know Ole very well from playing with him and talking to him when in the Norwegian squad together and I have chatted with him a little bit about what to expect in English football. I didn't need to find out too much because the Premiership is popular in Scandinavia and probably the most popular league to watch in Norway.'

'I am also my own man and like to concentrate on my own game. I will try to do my best and do a good job here and scoring the winner on my home debut was excellent. I'm a strong sort of player and the physical side of the game is important in the Premiership.'

Meanwhile Ashley Young says John Carew and him are being called 'Little Brother and Big Brother!' by some at the club and adds on Carew: 'He is a nice guy and the partnership looks good on the pitch. We are both new to the club so we've been talking quite a lot. We are staying in the same apartment block. We talk off the field and it looks like it is clicking on the pitch so, hopefully, that can carry on.'


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

Writer:J P Fear
Date:Monday February 5 2007
Time: 12:06PM

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Comments

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Hear hear. Does look like a good partnership already, both players are looking bloody good. Yay !
ExpatVillaShirt
05/02/2007 12:14:00
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lets hope its not another case of Carlton Cole syndrome - oops ive cursed him now
mcgoo
05/02/2007 12:28:00
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mogoo: Wash your mouth out with soap and water this instant!
jonah
05/02/2007 12:36:00
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what is the song for him?
Pking
05/02/2007 12:48:00
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Carew Carew on Fire Carew Carew on Fire............
col8
05/02/2007 12:54:00
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having a good outlet up front makes the whole team play with more confidence. Pity the past masters couldnt realise this as we are ten years behind where we should be. UTV.
morky13villa
05/02/2007 13:08:00
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great to see such team spirit - the new guys are fitting right on in there!
edgley_1957
05/02/2007 14:26:00
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just watched the villa world daily news update and they wound it up with a vid of Carew to the tune of big bad john by jimmy dean, rather appropriate methinks.
steff_the_villan
05/02/2007 16:35:00
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Col8- its actualy Carew- Carew- Carew is on fire emulating The House, The House - The House is on Fire!
leelindsay
05/02/2007 17:06:00
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What about, " Carew, carew where are you? He is off for a bumper pay day with a poor club" (to tune of scooby doo)
LARSSON*7*CFC
05/02/2007 18:27:00
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