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Villa Across The Atlantic

Aston Villa have announced the first game of Villa's trans-Atlantic pre-season summer tour.

The Claret and Blue army will be off to play Canadian team Toronto FC on July 25.

The rest of the details are yet to be announced but I'm buying an extra lottery ticket this week, what a laugh that would be, following Villa across America and Canada!



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Writer:J P Fear
Date:Tuesday May 8 2007
Time: 3:51PM

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Villa on tour! great! just got to hope we don't lose to any of them!
industrial_musical
08/05/2007 16:08:00
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oh another thing....more asses in the titles? haha great ;)
industrial_musical
08/05/2007 16:08:00
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Can we see the top half next time ? ;o)
pongogidman
08/05/2007 16:15:00
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I think I know her
morky13villa
08/05/2007 16:19:00
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And the general has promised to speak to a tour operator to see if a 'barmy army' can tour with them :-)
jonah
08/05/2007 16:29:00
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Toronto FC? Should be a tough one! I didnt even know they played football/soccer in Canada. Oh well if it spreads the word of the villa revolution if all for it.
son_of_cher
08/05/2007 17:03:00
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Toronto FC are a new MLS expansion team...not doing too well at the moment, but it's early days for them. Football is actually quite big here in Canada. The Men's National team made it to the '86 World Cup. Players such as Alan Ball & Peter Beardsley also played in Canada (Vancouver Whitecaps) in the old NASL. There was a rumour that Villa were also coming out to the West Coast to play in Vancouver....has anyone got more details on the tour?!?
Canuck_Villan
08/05/2007 19:26:00
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Vancouver and Toronto are supposed to be great places, might plan my summer vacation to coincide with the games!
son_of_cher
08/05/2007 21:08:00
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"Shall we try Canada this year love?? Last week in July i`ve heard is lovely" Ha,Ha - class,ta Villa
ASPINALL
08/05/2007 21:32:00
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Got to be more beneficial playing MLS teams in the middle of their season, as opposed to taking on Swedish no hopers and beating them 10 plus-0.
glensider
09/05/2007 06:37:00
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