Vital Football

Latest Aston Villa News

Barry Looking For Revenge, Aren't We All

Barry Looking For Revenge, Aren't We All

Gareth Barry has promised Villa fans that there will be no repeat 'of one of the most disappointing nights of - his - career' this weekend.

Speaking to the press ahead of Saturday's visit to Doncaster Rovers, Barry revealed his disappointment over the 3-0 loss we suffered at their hands a few seasons ago.

'If you look back over the games I've been involved in, that one at Doncaster is one of the worst and disappointing that I've been involved in.

'It was a tough night to take. The League Cup is a competition you try and go far in each year so to lose at that stage so heavily to a lower league team was massively disappointing.

'But equally those are the sort of games that you learn from and you can improve by making sure it doesn't happen again.

'I also think Doncaster are a different sort of outfit from that night three years ago. They've got a new stadium and new players that play good football.'

Even James Milner has made passing comments that some of the players may simply not have fancied it last time round, but it seems a few in the camp have a score to settle this time round.






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

Writer:Mike Field
Date:Thursday January 22 2009
Time: 4:23PM

Comments

0
Can`t wait,The way we are playing at the moment we really suit these tough cup ties.
lerneravfc
22/01/2009 16:32:00
0
Do we?
PTP
22/01/2009 16:37:00
0
I imagine the defeats at home against Leicester and QPR in previous years have already been forgotten by Gazza... it was not 3-0 like against Doncaster, but it's still quite embarassing, isn't it? Anyway, glad to see the players up for a revenge!
delirium
22/01/2009 16:49:00
0
You haven't got many of the original players left, and of those that are half of them are injured.
dazza71
22/01/2009 20:21:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Aston Villa Articles

Jedinak & De Laet Get Shirty

New signings Mile Jedinak and Ritchie De Laet have today confirmed their shirt numbers for the 2016/17 campaign.

Cowans Heads To Stevenage

Aston Villa have today confirmed that youngster Henry Cowans has headed to Stevenage on a loan spell.

Villa Owner Explains Why He Wouldn't Let Joe Bennett Leave

Tony Xia on why he wouldn't let Joe Bennett move to Sheffield Wednesday.

An Outsiders View On Promotion Hopes For Aston Villa

Aston Villa`s expansive plan for a Premier League return and an owner with a vision

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
Villa_Grizzly
no email
Profile
Turkish Penguin
no email
Profile
Glensider
no email
Profile
Chris Heath
no email
Profile
M Calucar
no email
Profile
JuanPablo Angel
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Aston Villa v Bristol City (away) will:
Suggested By: Mystic Mug
Win76%
Lose2%
Draw22%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Huddersfield 4 3 1 0 10 3
2 Brighton 4 2 2 0 8 6
3 Wolves 4 2 2 0 8 4
4 Norwich 4 2 2 0 8 4
5 Fulham 4 2 2 0 8 2
6 Q.P.R. 4 2 0 2 6 2
7 Newcastle 4 2 0 2 6 2
8 Brentford 4 2 0 2 6 1
9 Barnsley 4 2 0 2 6 0
10 Bristol City 4 2 0 2 6 0
11 Forest 4 2 0 2 6 -2
12 Aston Villa 4 1 2 1 5 2
13 Ipswich 4 1 2 1 5 0
14 Birmingham 4 1 2 1 5 -1
15 Cardiff 4 1 2 1 5 -1
16 Derby County 4 1 2 1 5 -1
17 Wigan 4 1 1 2 4 1
18 Burton 4 1 1 2 4 0
19 Leeds Utd 4 1 1 2 4 -2
20 Sheff Wed 4 1 1 2 4 -3
21 Reading 4 1 1 2 4 -4
22 Rotherham 4 1 1 2 4 -5
23 Preston 4 1 0 3 3 -1
24 Blackburn 4 0 1 3 1 -7
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Will Renault take up Magnussen option?
Latest Vital Boxing News
Buatsi Homes in On Olympic Gold
Vital Football Comment

Recent Aston Villa Results (view all)

Aston Villa Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.The Fear596
2.glensider592
3.Fulford383
4.Silhillvilla220
5.sirdennis193
6.kefkat167
7.villasince67151
8.Stephen Jay Hawkings150
9.Melon Donkey148
10.Barney2004142
Write for Vital Football