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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




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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
 

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