UK time is: 17:27:03
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Villa Reserves Edge Closer To Title

Villa reserves drew 1-1 with Chelsea last night. Nathan Baker equalised for Villa bringing them within just one point of the league title and if Reading don't beat Pompey in their match tonight, the boys will be out of reach of anyone, job done, game over...!

Villa face Arsenal at Villa Park on April 29 for their final game of the season.

Steve Sidwell, who is again being linked to a summer move to Villa played for the blues. Just shows, the grass isn't always greener moving to the likes of Chelsea where you either warm the bench or end up a reserve!

Villa: Taylor, Herd, Lowry, Osbourne, Clark, Baker, Salifou, Routledge, Williams, Bannan, Maloney. Subs: Delfouneso (on for Bannan 59), Parish, Albrighton, Forrester (on for Maloney 73), Lichaj (on for Herd 35).

Match report on official site: Click Here




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



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

Join the Vital Fantasy Football League - its Free!

The Journalist

Writer: J P Fear Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday April 22 2008

Time: 9:49AM

Your Comments

It wont be the first time Villa have travelled to Arsenal with the title in the balance, last time we lost but still won the title :-0 Golden days....
col8
The last game is at home, we should turn them over. 3 - 0 Delfounso, Bannan & Forrester. Complete our mini double!
neilav182
We will try & oblige.
storagematt
Make it a good week for the club if he get this in the bag tonight!
benham
Been a very good season for the reserves, particularly in view of the fact that so many of our youngsters have featured prominently.
glensider
We did oblige, we drew 1-1 away at Reading Congrats on your success.
storagematt
fantastic! well done boys and also the senior chaps too, youth reserves what would make it a very good season now would be europe!
benham
And the rest as they say is history.... Champions.
col8
 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Articles

Club Statement From Randy Lerner (Sunday April 20 2014)

Vlaar - We Still Need A Win (Saturday April 19 2014)

Lambert Hails Huge Southampton Point (Saturday April 19 2014)

U21 Manchester City Clash Set (Saturday April 19 2014)

Stats: Aston Villa v Southampton (Saturday April 19 2014)

Something For The Weekend (459) (Friday April 18 2014)

Archived Articles

List All Vital Villa Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Pride of Lions 943
2. The Fear 813
3. ClivetheVillan 350
4. Barney2004 253
5. Villan57 239
6. Villan Of The North 211
7. BlackCountry Villa 199
8. sirdennis 195
9. tarzan 194
10. Sussex Villan 189

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
12. West Ham 35 10 7 18 -10 37
13. Swansea 35 9 9 17 -4 36
14. Hull City 33 10 6 17 -6 36
15. Aston Villa 34 9 8 17 -14 35
16. WBA 33 6 15 12 -11 33
17. Norwich 34 8 8 18 -27 32
18. Cardiff 35 7 9 19 -34 30

Breaking League News

City Defeated In Five Goal Thriller
Norwich : 20/04/2014 17:04:00
Liverpool : 20/04/2014 17:00:00
Club Statement From Randy Lerner
Aston Villa : 20/04/2014 16:42:00
Arsenal : 20/04/2014 16:08:00
Everton v United - Line-Ups
Man Utd : 20/04/2014 15:24:00
Destined to win the title?
Chelsea : 20/04/2014 15:00:00
One Wild Smalling Rumour
Man Utd : 20/04/2014 13:28:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Southampton MotM
Suggested By:  MF
Guzan 14%
Bacuna 1%
Bertrand 3%
Westwood 3%
Vlaar 8%
Baker 0%
El Ahmadi 1%
Delph 1%
Agbonlahor 1%
Albrighton 63%
Weimann 0%
Sub - Holt 2%
Sub - Robinson 3%