Vital Football

Latest Aston Villa News

Djemba Twins Happy Again

Djemba Twins Happy Again

Forgotten Villa midfielder, Eric Djemba-Djemba, currently on loan at Burnley, hopes being back in first team football will improve his chances of returning to Villa Park.

Jumper-Jumper, who is on loan at Turf Moor until the end of the season said in the Daily Mail:

'I'm happy because I'm playing again, I'm working again. I've lost my place in my national team and I'm not playing at the top level. It has been embarrassing. But I'm very happy to be here.'

'David O'Leary was never straight with me and, of all of them, he is the one who has hurt me. A lot of the players were very happy when he left. It is different with Martin O'Neill. He is straight, and so is Steve Cotterill here at Burnley.'

'Honesty is all you can ask for.'


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

Writer:J P Fear
Date:Tuesday February 13 2007
Time: 12:51PM

Comments

0
Is is he really that bad? His attitude in training must have been poor, as he was never given a run in the team, he's behind Davis and Osborne now, so I can't see a future for him. Interestingly would he be any worse than Maccan?
tarzan
13/02/2007 13:23:00
0
He looks happy anyway!
tarzan
13/02/2007 13:23:00
0
DJx2 how did we end up with him anyway? Oh yea I remember now DOL panic buy. Ferguson must have taken comfort from this sale, when he retires and look back on his long career in management he will reflect on the European Cup, League titles and many many Cup Victories. But the thing that will make him smile the most will be the sale of Djemba-Djemba to Villa.... I can see the smile now.
col8
13/02/2007 13:49:00
0
Did DOL never tell him he wanted Bakke in January but HDE wouldn't sanction it until he thought he had made a deadline day double signing !
fatloser
13/02/2007 19:44:00
0
Touching. Because, no, really, it's all about his happiness. I'm not sure what they're smoking down there in Burnley, but...
505anthony
14/02/2007 02:44:00
0
Turf Moor was very much a case of last chance saloon for our Eric. I hope he does well there. I'm pleased he's happy, playing again, and enjoying his football. He had two great opportunities at Old Trafford and Villa Park, yet managed to screw them both up.
glensider
14/02/2007 02:49:00
0
When will this guy learn the phrase "Jog-On!
leelindsay
14/02/2007 11:28:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Vital F1 - Blog: Baku Preview

Recent Aston Villa Articles

Sky Confirm TV Selection Windows For 2017/18

With the release of the EFL fixture lists on Wednesday morning, Sky Sports have released their outline giving fans an idea of when television selections will be made this season.

2017/18 Final Weekend Details

With the release of the Premier League fixtures last week and last Wednesday seeing the EFL following suit, the full details for the final weekends across...

Terry Close To £60k Deal?

It was being reported yesterday that Aston Villa had stolen a march on rivals for the signature of centre half John Terry this summer.

A Bumper Villa Times - 21/06/2017 - (AV News Round--up)

A bumper news round up of all things claret and blue via the uno fish ial one...

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
JuanPablo Angel
no email
Profile
Glensider
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

John Terry?
Suggested By: JP Fear
Yes please64%
No thanks32%
Unsure4%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Blog: Baku Preview
Latest Vital Boxing News
Copper Box Arena - July 8th Update
Vital Football Comment

Recent Aston Villa Results (view all)

Aston Villa Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.JuanPabloAngel372
2.The Fear323
3.col8311
4.sirdennis199
5.Pride of Lions155
6.Silhillvilla145
7.BBJ93
8.Melon Donkey89
9.BodyButter75
10.villasince6774
Write for Vital Football