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Aston Villa name an un-changed 16 as Alex McCleish makes the odd alteration.

There is no return to the squad for Craig Gardner and Martin O'Neill has clearly seen no reason to change a squad that has scored 10 goals in its last two games. It also means that Shaun Maloney misses out once more despite the Villa manager saying that the Scottish International still had a part to play this season.

Birmingham City make two changes, with Mauro Zarate and James McFadden coming in for Mikael Forssell and Sebastian Larsson.

Aston Villa: Carson, Mellberg, Bouma, Laursen, Knight, Petrov, Reo-Coker, Barry, Young, Agbonlahor, Carew. Subs: Taylor, Harewood, Salifou, Routledge, Berger.

Birmingham City: Taylor, Kelly, Ridgewell, Jerome, McSheffrey, Nafti, Murphy, McFadden, Zarate, Jaidi, Muamba. Subs: Doyle, O'Connor, Forssell, Parnaby, Kapo.



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Writer:Murph
Date:Sunday April 20 2008
Time: 11:21AM

Comments

0
2-0 , half time. Blues aint even in it. COME ON !!!!!!!!!!!
Dudley_Villa
20/04/2008 12:53:00
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15 goals in the last 3 games!!!!!! 5-1 now. Lets buy some proper quality and numbers for next season so we can do it against the big boys regularly.
koolbill
20/04/2008 13:46:00
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Sidwell, yes - better end passer thean NRC and good competition and cover. Bent? Promising I think.
koolbill
20/04/2008 13:48:00
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LMFAO,5-1,lol,lol,lol. I knew they had it comming !!! Young is a GOD !!! I swear Mellberg had a tear in his eye when he came off. Bless ya Olof , thanks for the memories. AV it.
Dudley_Villa
20/04/2008 14:01:00
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Perhaps, in retrospect, the team news should have read something like, "We have one, they don't!"
Villan Of The North
20/04/2008 17:24:00
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Had to go with the same starting line-up. Just glad that everyone was fully fit and raring. Hopefully it will be same again at Goodison.
glensider
21/04/2008 18:10:00
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Surprised upon hearing their starting line-up that Forssell wasn't on from the get-go. He has that knack of scoring against us. Not complaining about him sitting on the bench, just thought it strange.
glensider
23/04/2008 11:33:00
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