UK time is: 13:27:24
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

O'Neill pleased with season (AUDIO)

Interview Length: 2 Min 55 Sec

To listen to Martin O'Neill's post-West Ham interview CLICK HERE

With Everton beating Newcastle United at Goodison Park and thus cementing 5th spot in the Premier League, Dean Ashton's late strike at the Boleyn meant no harm was done for the visiting Aston Villa as they secured 6th place.

It confirms Villa will take part in the Intertoto Cup and manager Martin O'Neill says in its new format, the competition isn't the handicap it was in recent years and is looking forward to taking his side into Europe.

O'Neill reflects on the season and believes his relatively small squad has performed admirably in pushing the race for that automatic UEFA Cup spot right down to the last day.

Ex-Villan Nobby Solano opened the scoring for the Hammers' before Ashley Young's equaliser and Gareth Barry looked set to secure all 3 points before Ashton's 87th minute leveller.




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: Lee Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday May 12 2008

Time: 3:27AM

Your Comments

Aren't we all Martin, aren't we all? Well, most of us are. I guess theres a few out there whose expectations ran higher this season than a sixth placed finish, but continued development and progress has been made, and all bodes well for 2008-09.
glensider
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Aston Villa Articles

Taxi for Tonev (Tuesday July 22 2014)

Full Squad For Texan Tour (Monday July 21 2014)

Boston 0-0 Villa U21s (Saturday July 19 2014)

Lambert Planning Tough Texas Tour (Saturday July 19 2014)

Roy Keane On Texan Tour Advantages (Saturday July 19 2014)

Hutton Still Seeking Talks (Friday July 18 2014)

Encouraging Signs For Lambert (Thursday July 17 2014)

Archived Aston Villa 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. The Fear 731
2. ClivetheVillan 472
3. Pride of Lions 347
4. kefkat 262
5. sirdennis 192
6. Green Tea 180
7. HeathfieldRoad1874 172
8. Clubpaver 155
9. Juan Mourep 145
10. gator 134

League Results (view all)

Latest Results

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Arsenal 0 0 0 0 +0 0
2. Aston Villa 0 0 0 0 +0 0
3. Burnley 0 0 0 0 +0 0
4. Chelsea 0 0 0 0 +0 0
5. Crystal Palace 0 0 0 0 +0 0
6. Everton 0 0 0 0 +0 0
7. Hull City 0 0 0 0 +0 0

Breaking League News

Leicester Squad Numbers 2014-15
Leicester City : 22/07/2014 13:25:00
Pearson On Privileged Anniversary Trip
Leicester City : 22/07/2014 13:16:00
Defender Linked!
West Ham : 22/07/2014 13:07:00
Hummels Coming?
Man Utd : 22/07/2014 13:04:00
Evra Says Thanks!
Man Utd : 22/07/2014 13:03:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Alan Hutton?
Suggested By:  JP Fear
Should be used 59%
Move shouldn't have been blocked, get rid 34%
Not really bothered! 7%