Vital Football

Latest Aston Villa News

Villa striker claims 9th goal

Villa striker claims 9th goal

Gabby Agbonlahor has today insisted that the goal scored against Wigan was 'definitely my goal.'

Gabby, who is now on 9 goals in total this season (equal in the Prem with Gareth Barry on 8), said:

'It's definitely my goal. Patrik Berger crossed the ball from the left and I got a little touch on it. I wouldn't be a striker if I didn't claim it, but I got the touch and it sneaked over the line.'

'I didn't really set myself a target for goals this season - I didn't think that was right in my first full season - but if I could get ten goals, that would definitely be a good return.'

And Martin O'Neill added: 'Gabby is claiming the goal - he got the final touch on the ball, so it's his goal and I'm delighted for him. What a terrific few days for him. What with scoring in three successive games and getting a new contract, he should buy me a Lottery ticket next!'

Gabby has made 32 starts this season and had one appearance from the bench.



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

Writer:J P Fear
Date:Tuesday April 10 2007
Time: 1:16PM

Comments

0
You would have to pay good money for his goal return. Well done so far.
morky13villa
10/04/2007 22:27:00
0
How many has he got? Eight, nine? Top scorer now I guess, and that goal tally just highlights our problem.
glensider
11/04/2007 03:13:00
0
not bad for a 20 year old but our other striker par from carew and young nd sutton should be on about 10 (angel and moore) but its not bad when he has played on the wing for the other 6 goals
Newman
11/04/2007 10:24:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Aston Villa Articles

Post Norwich Injury Update

Manager Steve Bruce has given an injury update following the game against Norwich City earlier today.

Bruce - Norwich, What Crisis?

A much relieved Steve Bruce has now held his full post game interviews following victory over Norwich City today and he feels somewhat vindicated.

Davis Take A Bow Young Man

Steve Bruce has rightly picked out youngster Keinan Davis for praise following his full debut against Norwich City earlier today.

Stats: Aston Villa v Norwich

All the stats from Aston Villa (4) vs (2) Norwich, Villa Park, 19/8/17 Att: 29,157

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)

Norwich MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Johnstone1%
Hutton0%
Chester0%
Terry0%
Taylor0%
Elmohamady0%
Whelan0%
Hourihane41%
Green4%
Onomah4%
Davis50%
Sub - Lansbury0%
Sub - Bree0%
Sub - Samba0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Mid season report from Ferrari, Merc & Red Bul
Latest Vital Boxing News
Pacquiao v Horn Re-Match Almost Agreed
Write for Vital Football

Recent Aston Villa Results (view all)

Aston Villa Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.The Fear268
2.Pride of Lions245
3.Fulford241
4.sirdennis202
5.Silhillvilla192
6.Melon Donkey173
7.JuanPabloAngel172
8.McParlandTheGreat160
9.villasince67160
10.DeanoVilla147
The Vital Football Members League