Vital Football

Latest Aston Villa News

James Milner Voted Best Summer Signing

James Milner Voted Best Summer Signing

Vital Villa asked in our last poll, who do you think was our best summer signing?

The clear favourite, with 40%, was James Milner, who moved from Newcastle much to the disgust of Kevin Keegan!

Next up was the permanent signing of former West Bromwich Albion defender Curtis Davies (22%) and with 15% veteran former Blackburn Rovers keeper Brad Friedel.

Former Ranger's defender Carlos Cuellar enjoyed 12% of the vote.

Leaving:

Nicky Shorey (3%)
Luke Young (3%)
Steve Sidwell (3%)
Brad Guzan (2%)

If you have any polls you wish to ask, feel free to use the 'suggest a poll' link on the right hand side or email me (use the envelope icon by my name) with what you want asked. I've basically run out of inspiration for questions!




Win £1,000,000 every week with Man of the Match®

Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:J P Fear
Date:Saturday September 13 2008
Time: 4:59PM

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Joshua v Klitschko?

Comments

0
i voted for freedel. he will be massive for us! literally!
Gruck
13/09/2008 17:48:00
0
I would have voted Friedel , but missed the poll.
Villan57
13/09/2008 18:44:00
0
harsh on sidwell but yeah milner and friedel for me
ric112
13/09/2008 19:40:00
0
I voted Friedel, whos' freedel?
Villan Of The North
13/09/2008 19:40:00
0
I think Sidwell will be worth a lot more than his 3% once he gets going...
olafthegreat
13/09/2008 23:02:00
0
What a nice problem we have had this T window! So many good signings, we had dificulty choosing the best one! I personally think it was very close between Friedel and Milner. They are both players that will influece the result in games, and win or save points for us. I voted for Milner, because I like his attitude and play so much. But on second thought, I think that Friedel will have the biggest influence. Simply because I think if he was in goal last year, we would have had at least 5 points more in the bag, and would have finished 5th. That is water under the bridge now, but I am sure he will do the same for us this year! But actually, all the signings were VERY GOOD IMO!
villa_de
15/09/2008 06:42:00
0
The thing is ask in ten years, and we could all be saying Guzan, he will step up in two years and could be number one for well over a decade!! I voted Davies, i think he is well on his way to breaking into the England side, every time I see him, I think he has improved, he seems to get better game by game!! Keeping Barry could be a boost for us too.
young_jonah
15/09/2008 10:04:00
0
This was a very difficult choice to vote on, because we've not only brought in some decent names, but also a fair amount of quality too. can see why Milner would top the poll, but there is a case to be made for each and every one of our summer signings.
glensider
18/09/2008 11:15:00
0
The completion of the permanent signing of Curtis Davies will, I somehow think, be looked back upon in a few years time, and viewed as a major piece of business by MON and the club. A young man definitely destined for the very top.
glensider
18/09/2008 11:17:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Aston Villa Articles

Stats: Barnsley v Aston Villa

All the stats from Barnsley (1) vs (1) Aston Villa, Oakwell, 27/9/16 Att: 15,830

Barnsley v Aston Villa - Team Sheets

Barnsley are at Oakwell with Aston Villa the visitors today, this is a 7.45pm kick-off - the line-ups have been confirmed.

U23s - Middlesbrough 1 Aston Villa 2

Aston Villa headed to Darlington's Northern Echo Arena yesterday evening for their Under 23 Premier League 2 clash against Middlesbrough.

A Hat-trick Of MOTM Wins For Aston Villa Player

An Aston Villa man of the match catch up from the last three games.

Archived Vital Villa Articles

Vital Villa articles from

Site Journalists

J P Fear
Editor email
Profile
Mike Field
Editor email
Profile
Steve Wade
no email
Profile
Villa_Grizzly
no email
Profile
Turkish Penguin
no email
Profile
Glensider
no email
Profile
Chris Heath
no email
Profile
M Calucar
no email
Profile
JuanPablo Angel
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Barnsley MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Gollini3%
Bacuna7%
Elphick0%
Chester0%
Cissokho0%
Adomah0%
Tshibola0%
Jedinak0%
Grealish0%
Kodjia30%
Ayew53%
Sub - Westwood0%
Sub - Gestede7%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Huddersfield 10 7 1 2 22 5
2 Norwich 9 6 2 1 20 6
3 Brighton 10 5 3 2 18 6
4 Brentford 10 5 2 3 17 9
5 Bristol City 10 5 2 3 17 6
6 Birmingham 10 4 5 1 17 4
7 Sheff Wed 10 5 2 3 17 0
8 Reading 10 5 2 3 17 -3
9 Newcastle 9 5 1 3 16 10
10 Barnsley 10 5 1 4 16 6
11 Wolves 10 4 3 3 15 2
12 Fulham 10 3 5 2 14 -2
13 Ipswich 10 3 4 3 13 0
14 Leeds Utd 10 4 1 5 13 -2
15 Forest 10 3 3 4 12 -2
16 Q.P.R. 10 3 3 4 12 -4
17 Aston Villa 10 1 7 2 10 0
18 Burton 10 2 4 4 10 -2
19 Preston 10 3 1 6 10 -4
20 Derby County 10 2 3 5 9 -4
21 Wigan 10 2 2 6 8 -2
22 Blackburn 10 2 2 6 8 -7
23 Cardiff 10 2 2 6 8 -9
24 Rotherham 10 1 3 6 6 -13
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Ferrari fighting for best of the rest
Latest Vital Boxing News
The UK, the ONLY Place to Fight
Write for Vital Football

Recent Aston Villa Results (view all)

Aston Villa Fixtures (view all)

Oct 1 2016 3:00PM : Preston North End (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 15 2016 5:30PM : Wolverhampton Wanderers (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 18 2016 8:00PM : Reading (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 22 2016 3:00PM : Fulham (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 30 2016 12:00PM : Birmingham City (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Nov 5 2016 3:00PM : Blackburn Rovers (H)
Sky Bet Championship

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.The Fear597
2.sirdennis342
3.glensider341
4.Fulford327
5.Silhillvilla234
6.Melon Donkey223
7.villasince67182
8.kefkat172
9.JuanPabloAngel140
10.Villan57139
The Vital Football Members League