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Olof Mellberg Clinches Award By A Whisker

Olof Mellberg Clinches Award By A Whisker

Vital Villa have started the end of season awards.

The first one up was best beard of the season award (originally set up 6 seasons ago to ensure that Mellberg won something whilst at Villa).

The options were:

Olof Mellberg or Olof Mellberg

Mellberg won by a whisker (get it?) over Mellberg! 51% to 49%

Yes, I know I've lost my marbles, but this is a major honour for Ollie and I'll make sure the club pass on our congratulations to him. I'll also beg to see if we can get an acceptance speach for the prize (which is a blunt razor to make sure he doesn't think about shaving the beard off!)

Congraluations to Mellberg, he has beaten off all comers including Ridgewells bum fluff and Juan Pablo Angels goatee to pick up the award six seasons in a row.

Our latest poll asks for your predictions for the crunch game v Everton, then we'll get into the serious business of player of the year etc!



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Writer:J P Fear
Date:Friday April 25 2008
Time: 12:38PM

Comments

0
I don't think I'm a well man! :o)
The Fear
25/04/2008 12:40:00
0
Surprise result, I didn't think it would be that close.
jonah
25/04/2008 12:57:00
0
That's the tightest it's been in many a year
neilav182
25/04/2008 13:07:00
0
LOL, you guys are hilarious. Seriously, he deserved it! ;p
Fan of Blues
25/04/2008 13:11:00
0
The big question has to be who will win this covetted crown next season?!?
Adam Deuce
25/04/2008 13:18:00
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To show consistency like this and win an award 6 YEARS IN A ROW is magnificent and it shows the character of the man. If only the rest of the team showed so much desire, persistence and willingness to achieve such wonderous feats in the facial hair department, we may already be in the top 4!!!!
Villan444
25/04/2008 13:21:00
0
LOL, Villan444. :))
Fan of Blues
25/04/2008 13:35:00
0
Gillette and King of Shaves have been in contact saying he is everything they loath in a player! ;-)))
The Fear
25/04/2008 13:42:00
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I think it should now be retired in his honour or at least rename it the Mellberg award.
supermansfoot
25/04/2008 13:43:00
0
maybe petrov could try the beard. or whoever our goalkeeper may be.
leftfoot
25/04/2008 13:45:00
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