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A Mule Heskey To Villa? Gulp?!

A Mule Heskey To Villa? Gulp?!

Apparently Stan Collymore has just said on Talksport that Villa, along with Spurs, want to talk to .....

drum roll.....

Emile Heskey....

NOOOOoooooooooo!

The 30-year-old is a big bruiser of a player, with the right supply and on his day he can be great, but as others far greater than me have said, the player doesn't believe in himself and that has stopped him from going on to be a great striker.

His strike rate is also poor:

Heskey, if fit, might not actually be a bad shout. Our supply might get him going. Trouble is he spends half his time injured.

Leicester 154 games 40 goals, so not far shy of 1 in 4 (poor ratio)
Liverpool 150 games 39 goals, so again 1 in 3 1/2 games roughly (poor judging by the quality of players supplying)
City, 68 games 14 goals, he really was pants there, think nearly a whole season with only 1 or 2 goals? less than 1 in 4 (awful)
Wigan, 65 games, 13 goals, 1 in 5 (dire)

Ok, on second thoughts, lets not!

Source wiki and I think that is in all competitions.




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Writer:J P Fear
Date:Monday September 1 2008
Time: 8:00PM

Comments

0
I heard he wanted to stop at Wigan!!
Gazvilla
01/09/2008 20:11:00
0
The last day of the transfer window really is one of the most interesting days in the football calender.....where do they get them from??????
imavillan
01/09/2008 20:19:00
0
Please let it be Villa not Spurs!!!...........
Scott Spur
01/09/2008 20:19:00
0
wake me 2moro and say it didn't happen please
happyvillan
01/09/2008 20:21:00
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I think Heskey would be a bum signing for both of our clubs. I cannot see why anyone at either clubs would even consider him!! If anyone, I hope you get him though as I'm fed up of us being *****, you had a good season last year!
yidomatic
01/09/2008 20:25:00
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Scott Spur - NO, It should be ' let it be Spurs not Villa. '
villa for ever
01/09/2008 20:30:00
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happyvillan - time to change your name me thinks
Phartman87
01/09/2008 20:38:00
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on his day he's great, when he's not he's John Carew :-)
merlin
01/09/2008 20:47:00
0
No no Spurs chaps, we insist, being the gentlemen that we are, after you sirs, after you!!
The Fear
01/09/2008 20:47:00
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I'll personally pay Spurs to take him so we don't have to...I have 25pounds and a packet of walkers ready salted.
Villa4Europe
01/09/2008 20:51:00
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