UK time is: 17:48:02
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Best Off Field Achievements

The end of season awards continue, this time 'best off field achievements' as suggested by Erod.

The re-development of Bodymoor Heath from state of the Ark to the best in Europe won with 32% of votes.

The full results are:

Training ground re-development (32%)
Nike Sponsorship (26%)
Randy buying players with own money (7%)
Free coaches to Chelsea (7%)
Bringing back Ron Saunders (6%)
Holte Hotel restoration (4%)
General CK on the web (4%)
Fears heated, cushioned seat with pop up umbrella (3%)
1982 celebrations (3%)
New club badge (2%)
New chief exec and staff (2%)
Fan liaison (2%)
Ticket offers (1%)
5% discount to season ticket prices (1%)

I'll make sure the guys at Villa see this so they can see the positive vibes now coming from the fans. What a difference a season makes!




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



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

The Journalist

Writer: J P Fear Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday May 15 2007

Time: 12:00PM

Your Comments

Lots of great off field achievements, love the new badge, the sponsorships, training ground, everything really. I'm at university down in South Wales, but i'm going to get a season ticket this year and try and make it down to every match. I had one before i came 2 seasons ago, but the travelling was a ******.
Cubos
sorry didn't realise the term for a femal dog would be censored.
Cubos
what a ******
industrial_musical
it is as well! :O
industrial_musical
Season Tickets discount got my vote, purely because all other teams keep putting them up!!
industrial_musical
Nike Sponsorship??? Have I missed something? i thought they were just making the kit. What have they sponsored?
DeanoVilla
Travelling is a ****** (*****, they censored me as well) but welcome back cubos. All that travelling from South Wales would be much cheaper, or more enjoyable, if you managed to convince 3 or 4 friends to make the pilgramage each time with you.
voiceoftheholte
In my opinion the greatest off-field achievement has been the fact that 20+ years of malaise have been blown away in one season. This is really remarkable considering the atmosphere surrounding the club just 12 months ago and if I hadn't seen it for myself I wouldn't have believed it possible. The chairman and board have been absolutely top class and have "walked the walk" instead of talking a lot as per the previous incumbents. All of the ingredients listed in the poll above are testament to just what a top class outfit we are now becoming. Before we were seen as also rans, we weren't even a laughing stock, worse still, we were just viewed with apathy by the football world and the general media. There is a definate sea change and we are now talked about as having serious potential to become serious challengers at the top end of the league.
Jon.H
Agreed Jon.H. Agreed. p.s. guys; try beyach instead.
koolbill
Yay, it works! Cubos, welcome to VitalVilla.
koolbill
how about gabby getting to 100mph on the aston expressway? Thats quite an achievement!
simonbigron
Got to be the brand spanking new training facility, that surely makes us the envy of all of our competitors.
glensider
was Gabby in a car or on foot?
Jon.H
running at 100mph?! wow i knew that kid was fast...but blimey...
industrial_musical
 

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 945
2. ClivetheVillan 614
3. Pride of Lions 478
4. kefkat 362
5. HeathfieldRoad1874 316
6. Villan Of The North 239
7. Green Tea 222
8. sirdennis 221
9. Juan Mourep 198
10. Clubpaver 192

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

In the Hunt for a French Midfielder!
West Ham : 29/07/2014 17:39:00
No Fear Of The Future For Pantilimon.
Sunderland : 29/07/2014 17:37:00
United Losing Out on Dutch Defender!
Man Utd : 29/07/2014 17:33:00
Valencia is Now Officially a Hammer
West Ham : 29/07/2014 17:02:00
Lukaku Bound for Everton?
Chelsea : 29/07/2014 16:57:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Darren Bent?
Suggested By:  JP Fear
Still needs to be sold 14%
Should be a starter 32%
Good for squad/off bench 52%
No idea! 2%