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Who You Supporting At The Euro's?

Ok, news is thin on the ground and everyone is waiting for our first incoming player - like most teams are - so I thought, having seen a post by los_angeles_villan in our transwer rumours thread, that I'd ask.

With no home nations in the Euro's, which team will you be supporting?

Mine? I think I'll go for Portugal mainly because I'm off on holiday there, think the country is beautiful (and wonderfully clean) and the people are friendly. Oh, and as a team, they stand a chance! I was there when the World Cup was on and they were so excited in victory and noble in defeat.

I'll also be watching Holland to see if Bouma is playing and Sweden for Olof 'the departed bearded wonder' Mellberg.




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The Journalist

Writer: J P Fear Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday June 4 2008

Time: 11:18AM

Your Comments

I'd like to see Sweden win it. It would be a fairytale ending to his Villa career to see Olly lift the trophy. What a top bloke!
Villan-in-Cyprus
I'd like to see Sweden win it. It would be a fairytale ending to his Villa career to see Olly lift the trophy. What a top bloke!
Villan-in-Cyprus
All be it a trophy with the Villa would've been nicer:(
Villan-in-Cyprus
All be it a trophy with the Villa would've been nicer:(
Villan-in-Cyprus
Sweden, as I would imagine most Villa fans will be. Olof Mellberg and another old boy Allback both on show!!
young_jonah
Sweden, as I would imagine most Villa fans will be. Olof Mellberg and another old boy Allback both on show!!
young_jonah
Holland. Done. Next.
Carlosio
Holland. Done. Next.
Carlosio
I'm supporting MON, hopefully he'll get to meet Robbie Williams again and tell him a little bit about his music.
PTP
I'm supporting MON, hopefully he'll get to meet Robbie Williams again and tell him a little bit about his music.
PTP
I'll be right behind the Dutch
GCR_villlan
I'll be right behind the Dutch
GCR_villlan
spain as there most like england full of quality but poop there pants haha still hasnt really hit me we wont be there guess it will wen it all kicks of UP THE VILLA
aaron_villa87
spain as there most like england full of quality but poop there pants haha still hasnt really hit me we wont be there guess it will wen it all kicks of UP THE VILLA
aaron_villa87
la viva espana!
leftfoot
la viva espana!
leftfoot
Holland for me because of BOOOOMA
notthedougellisstand
Holland for me because of BOOOOMA
notthedougellisstand
couldnt care less, im just using the footy as an excuse for some good old drinking
Astonian Villan
couldnt care less, im just using the footy as an excuse for some good old drinking
Astonian Villan
what am impact I have! Sverige!
los_angeles_villan
what am impact I have! Sverige!
los_angeles_villan
what an impact I have! Sverige!
los_angeles_villan
oh *****. who would have thought that typo made it through, I've ruined everything.
los_angeles_villan
oh *****. who would have thought that typo made it through, I've ruined everything.
los_angeles_villan
what an impact I have! Sverige!
los_angeles_villan
Two other ex Villa playing in Euro 2008 are Baros for the Czechs and Hitzlsperger for Germany. No love particularly for the Baros though he did score against the noses, but I was a big fan of Der Hammer. The only way I can show any interest in this tournament thanks to the Wally with the Brolly is by having a bet. And my cash is going on Spain. Surely they must eventually come good in a tournament!!
Dead Souls
Two other ex Villa playing in Euro 2008 are Baros for the Czechs and Hitzlsperger for Germany. No love particularly for the Baros though he did score against the noses, but I was a big fan of Der Hammer. The only way I can show any interest in this tournament thanks to the Wally with the Brolly is by having a bet. And my cash is going on Spain. Surely they must eventually come good in a tournament!!
Dead Souls
I honestly have no idea who to support, originally I was thinking Germany but now i'm not so sure.
industrial_musical
I honestly have no idea who to support, originally I was thinking Germany but now i'm not so sure.
industrial_musical
I'm up for France, I would hate to see Ronaldo lift the european championship as I cant stand his diving, I dont think Spain have the defence to win it, Germany are good but I think lack the passion so with Italy getting a bit old and Holland a shadow of their former self's plus not having Freddy as a first 11 player it had to be France.
Tallaght Villan
I'm up for France, I would hate to see Ronaldo lift the european championship as I cant stand his diving, I dont think Spain have the defence to win it, Germany are good but I think lack the passion so with Italy getting a bit old and Holland a shadow of their former self's plus not having Freddy as a first 11 player it had to be France.
Tallaght Villan
ah sod it, i'm gonna go with Sweden for Olly.
industrial_musical
ah sod it, i'm gonna go with Sweden for Olly.
industrial_musical
It's got to be Germany.
villabikes29
It's got to be Germany.
villabikes29
I have backed Spain in every big tournament since about 1986!! I will have to stick with them again.
dazza71
I have backed Spain in every big tournament since about 1986!! I will have to stick with them again.
dazza71
I will watch towards the end if Villa players are on the pitch, I really cant be arsed. That may seem myopic but with England failing to qualify my attention span for the Euros will be very limited indeed.
col8
I will watch towards the end if Villa players are on the pitch, I really cant be arsed. That may seem myopic but with England failing to qualify my attention span for the Euros will be very limited indeed.
col8
Viva la Portugal!
Paulinho
Viva la Portugal!
Paulinho
Also thank you for the kind words Fear.(I'm from Portugal)
Paulinho
Also thank you for the kind words Fear.(I'm from Portugal)
Paulinho
I am surprised to see so few following Olof with Sweden!!! Plus as said above Bouma will be on the bench. Olly wont be!!! Bring on the beard!!!
young_jonah
I am surprised to see so few following Olof with Sweden!!! Plus as said above Bouma will be on the bench. Olly wont be!!! Bring on the beard!!!
young_jonah
Can't wait to get over there to be honest, I go to the western algarve where it is beautiful and quiet!
The Fear
Can't wait to get over there to be honest, I go to the western algarve where it is beautiful and quiet!
The Fear
I'll miss a good chunk of the euro's being on my holly's (well, visiting in-laws if that can be regarded as on my holly's?), so I doubt that I'll even so much witness a ball being kicked in anger. Let the show go on without me, I have no interest in it.
glensider
I'll miss a good chunk of the euro's being on my holly's (well, visiting in-laws if that can be regarded as on my holly's?), so I doubt that I'll even so much witness a ball being kicked in anger. Let the show go on without me, I have no interest in it.
glensider
When are you going TF, are you away during the championships?
oxfordspur
When are you going TF, are you away during the championships?
oxfordspur
I really dont care who wins it. Ronaldo deserves it,he's been awesome but i can't stand the tart.
Dudley_Villa
I really dont care who wins it. Ronaldo deserves it,he's been awesome but i can't stand the tart.
Dudley_Villa
well iv decided to go for Czech Rep since i drew them in the office sweep (gutted)
Astonian Villan
well iv decided to go for Czech Rep since i drew them in the office sweep (gutted)
Astonian Villan
 

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