Vital Football

Latest Aston Villa News

Sidwell Returns Once More

Sidwell Returns Once More

Steve Sidwell once again continues his return from yet another injury, as he joins in with first team training.

Sidwell was on the verge of a first team return at the beginning of September, following his recovery from a calf injury picked up in Villa's InterToto Cup games against Odense.

However following the 3-2 victory over the Potters' second string side, it was announced that the former Reading and Chelsea midfielder had taken a knock to his knee, which has required another spell on the sidelines.

With a midfield 4 so far impressing and continuing to keep record signing Jimmy Milner on the bench, one will await eagerly to see just what contribution Sidders may add to the party, provided of course, he doesn't get injured again!



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

Writer:Murph
Date:Wednesday October 1 2008
Time: 11:35AM

Comments

0
About bloody time too!! Seriously though, the more competition for places the better. It's a long hard season and we will need all our midfielders to play their part if it's going to be a successful one.
jonah
01/10/2008 11:48:00
0
i give him 2 weeks, any takers at 2/1
Astonian Villan
01/10/2008 12:41:00
0
AV, I think we should propose that as a "tongue in cheek" front page poll!!
young_jonah
01/10/2008 12:54:00
0
like the sound of that one :)
Astonian Villan
01/10/2008 12:55:00
0
I have suggested it to the powers that be.
young_jonah
01/10/2008 14:09:00
0
Bet CSKA are gutted at losing such an star. Bet the backroom staff are still jumping through friggin hoops.
col8
02/10/2008 05:02:00
0
Got a feelin his gonna be another H.Kewal And J.Woodgate. Haw ever there spelt =]
Blitz
02/10/2008 19:57:00
0
sorry chaps - now can you see why we sold him?
merlin
02/10/2008 21:05:00
0
Merlin, that was a silly comment. He was sold because he couldn't get in the team...not because of injury. He'll be back. If only he'd had the experience to know thta after only playing a few games all season that you can't rush full steam ahead the next - injuries will happen. He's learnt this lesson and the former Championship and Reading player of the year will come back stronger than ever and be a real asset to us. We love our ginners! There's only one Tommy Johnson!!!!!!!! Only one.....
koolbill
03/10/2008 08:29:00
0
He's got the ability and desire to become a firm Villa Park favourite. Good to see him back in business, fit and raring. He'll definitely add to our starting line up once he gets the opportunity. Looking forward very much to seeing him in action sporting the claret and blue.
glensider
01/11/2008 23:43:00
Page 1/2
  1. 1
  2. 2

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Recent Aston Villa Articles

Stats: Blackburn v Aston Villa

All the stats from Blackburn (1) vs (0) Aston Villa, Ewood Park, 29/4/17 Att: 21,884

Follow Live On Twitter - Blackburn v Aston Villa

Aston Villa go to Ewood Park as the visitors to Blackburn today, this will be a 3pm kick-off.

Something For The Weekend (573)

I just love it when a much-scorned player answers his critics, especially when that critic is myself.

Bruce Confirms Four Summer Targets Max

Manager Steve Bruce has confirmed that this summer he will be after four 'players of real quality' as we look for a real promotion challenge in 2017/18.

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)

Blackburn MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Johnstone7%
Hutton50%
Chester6%
Baker6%
Taylor25%
Bacuna0%
Hourihane0%
Gardner0%
Lansbury0%
Kodjia0%
Hogan0%
Sub - Agbonlahor6%
Sub - Adomah0%
Sub - Grealish0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
P Brighton 45 28 8 9 92 34
P Newcastle 45 28 7 10 91 42
3 Reading 45 25 7 13 82 2
4 Sheff Wed 45 24 9 12 81 16
5 Huddersfield 45 25 6 14 81 1
6 Fulham 45 21 14 10 77 27
7 Leeds Utd 45 22 8 15 74 14
8 Norwich 45 19 10 16 67 12
9 Derby County 45 18 12 15 66 4
10 Brentford 45 18 10 17 64 12
11 Preston 45 16 14 15 62 2
12 Aston Villa 45 16 13 16 61 -1
13 Cardiff 45 16 11 18 59 -4
14 Barnsley 45 15 13 17 58 0
15 Wolves 45 15 10 20 55 -5
16 Ipswich 45 13 16 16 55 -7
17 Bristol City 45 15 9 21 54 -5
18 Q.P.R. 45 15 8 22 53 -10
19 Burton 45 13 13 19 52 -12
20 Birmingham 45 12 14 19 50 -20
21 Forest 45 13 9 23 48 -13
22 Blackburn 45 11 15 19 48 -14
R Wigan 45 10 11 24 41 -17
R Rotherham 45 5 7 33 22 -58
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
2017 Russia GP - Race
Latest Vital Boxing News
Klitschko Wants Joshua Re-Match
Write for Vital Football

Recent Aston Villa Results (view all)

Aston Villa Fixtures (view all)

May 7 2017 12:00PM : Brighton & Hove Albion (H)
Sky Bet Championship

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.JuanPabloAngel417
2.Pride of Lions375
3.The Fear303
4.sirdennis297
5.Silhillvilla222
6.Melon Donkey189
7.HeathfieldRoad1874186
8.kefkat165
9.Fulford156
10.Sasquatch148
The Vital Football Members League