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Absolutely NO Villa Park Re-naming

Absolutely NO Villa Park Re-naming

Rumours were abound following the takeover of Aston Villa that Villa Park would at some stage be re-named.

Reports have been made in papers and all have been shot down in flames by Villa.

So, once and for all, will Villa Park be re-named?

'Absolutely not.'

Who says?

Randy Lerner says!

He also added: 'Now does that include a reasonable offer for one of the stands? Or are we talking about Villa Park becoming the 'Dorito Bowl' or something like that? Let's say we looked at the North Stand and Nike for example wanted to name that stand. That's a different proposition to renaming the stadium. We are not changing the name of Villa Park. The name will not be changed.'

All sounds very reasonable doesn't it?!


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

Writer:J P Fear
Date:Thursday February 8 2007
Time: 2:19PM

Comments

0
Sell all the stands at £50m each over 5 years. Why not??
Quania
08/02/2007 14:40:00
0
u cnt re-name the holte end deffo da north and doug ellis
seanking16
08/02/2007 15:21:00
0
name any stand but the holte.
JASON
08/02/2007 15:55:00
0
You can't rename the DE stand (sic) he is a hero to us all. I'll get me coat. :o)
The Fear
08/02/2007 15:59:00
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I dunno, "The Pepsi One Dorito Bowl at Villa Park" has a certain ring to it.
505anthony
08/02/2007 16:30:00
0
So there is confirmation that the ground will remain Villa Park and not changed to the Stadium of Fear.....
col8
08/02/2007 16:33:00
0
God bless him. Villa Park it should always be. That's tradition, and there aint a club in the world that could match us for it. We are founding father's after all.
spit-fire
08/02/2007 17:00:00
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Never mind the sponsors, rename the doug ellis, Dennis Mortimer stand. Or even, the Pepsi Dennis Mortimer stand.
morky13villa
08/02/2007 17:37:00
0
whats all this pepsi and dorito stuff about?
CPAVFC
08/02/2007 18:25:00
0
New catering on match days........., I'm following Fear out the door, coat in hand.
Villain Of The North
08/02/2007 19:36:00
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