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Which Player Would You Want Back

Vital Villa asked which player 'in their prime' would you most like back.

What I should have asked really was which player in their prime, God apart, would you like back, as you put our lord Paul McGrath in any poll and he'll win!

Anyway, the results were:

Paul McGrath (43%)
Dwight Yorke (10%)
Andy Townsend (9%)
David Platt (8%)
Gordan Cowans (7%)
Paul Merson (6%)
Andy Gray (5%)
Ian Taylor (2%)
Brian Little (2%)
Dennis Mortimer (2%)
Tony Morley (2%)
Mark Bosnich (2%)
Alan McInally (1%)
Bruce Rioch (1%)

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Writer:J P Fear
Date:Saturday May 19 2007
Time: 2:50PM

Comments

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bosko balaban anyone !!!!!
samtozer
19/05/2007 15:38:00
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My vote went to Dwight Yorke. I cried when we sold him AND supported Man Utd (only in the Champions League) that following season. I was glad he won The CL. He left us because he wanted to win things. He won the greatest prize of all. He'd never have done it at The Villa. Love Lord McGrath too. Obviously.
Adam Deuce
19/05/2007 18:01:00
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If McGrath was in his prime,playing now,how much would he be worth?
Pking
19/05/2007 18:36:00
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paul mcgrath = legend
calum72
19/05/2007 20:39:00
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I voted for Platt. Platt was without doubt a far superior midfielder to anything that pulls on an England shirt now. Proud to say i had the privledge of watching him in a Villa shirt.
mackaavfc
19/05/2007 20:48:00
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Bosnich we need a decent keeper, Sorensen is ****!!
industrial_musical
19/05/2007 22:45:00
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had to be paul mcgrath
ric112
20/05/2007 15:23:00
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Paul McGrath without question..!
deemz
20/05/2007 21:24:00
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Well I'm part of the 1% crowd. Bruce Rioch for me. Sheer quality, and what a left foot. Was broken-hearted when he upped and headed on to pastures new. Probably the first real quality player I saw play in a Villa shirt since I first ventured into VP back in the early 60's.
glensider
21/05/2007 05:35:00
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What about this for a shout - Kevin Phillips - could you imagine him in his peak at Villa banging in around 30 goals a season!!! Just what we would have needed!!
deano.avfc
21/05/2007 08:52:00
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