UK time is: 13:22:17
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Old MacDonald To Leave Villa Park?

Looks like the Republic of Ireland's appointment of former Villa boy Steve Staunton could have an impact on Aston Villa.

'Stan' who is linking up with Sir Bobby Robson who has been brought in to provide some much needed experience, is also hoping to persuade Aston Villa's reserve-team coach Kevin MacDonald to join the set up.

45-year-old MacDonald has remained an ever present at Villa Park despite the clubs famous managerial merry go round.

Stan's dad (Tom) is quoted as saying the former Liverpool and Villa defender, who has been working with Paul Merson at Walsall, is 'absolutely thrilled' and that managing his country 'was his ambition after finishing football.'

For Villa, lets hope the link is unfounded, as MacDonald has been an asset to Villa, steering the reserves to much success and helping many a player make the step up to the first team.




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Register on this site via the drop down menu and leave feedback to this story below or click here to join in the debates on the forum.

Go on, get vitalled!

The Journalist

Writer: J P Fear Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday January 11 2006

Time: 5:19PM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Aston Villa Articles

Lambert Thrilled With US Tour (Sunday July 27 2014)

Houston 0-1 Aston Villa (Sunday July 27 2014)

Lambert - We Were Excellent (Thursday July 24 2014)

FC Dallas 0-2 Aston Villa (Thursday July 24 2014)

Gardner To Make 2014-15 His Year (Wednesday July 23 2014)

Roncrete's Sett(led) At Villa (Wednesday July 23 2014)

Vlaar Bar (Wednesday July 23 2014)

Archived Aston Villa Articles

List All Vital Villa Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. The Fear 890
2. ClivetheVillan 598
3. Pride of Lions 462
4. kefkat 341
5. HeathfieldRoad1874 216
6. sirdennis 216
7. Green Tea 193
8. Juan Mourep 190
9. Clubpaver 185
10. Villan Of The North 177

League Results (view all)

Latest Results

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Arsenal 0 0 0 0 +0 0
2. Aston Villa 0 0 0 0 +0 0
3. Burnley 0 0 0 0 +0 0
4. Chelsea 0 0 0 0 +0 0
5. Crystal Palace 0 0 0 0 +0 0
6. Everton 0 0 0 0 +0 0
7. Hull City 0 0 0 0 +0 0

Breaking League News

Oxley Loaned To Hibernian
Hull City : 28/07/2014 13:02:00
Strootman Valued at 100 million
Man Utd : 28/07/2014 13:00:00
Herrera Praise!
Man Utd : 28/07/2014 12:59:00
Rafael Returns Home
Man Utd : 28/07/2014 12:58:00
All is Forgiven...
Chelsea : 28/07/2014 12:56:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Darren Bent?
Suggested By:  JP Fear
Still needs to be sold 12%
Should be a starter 31%
Good for squad/off bench 55%
No idea! 2%