UK time is: 17:46:22
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Martin Laursen Set For Villa Return

Hot on the heels of the news that Wilfred Bouma and Nigel Hokey-Cokey are back from injury, Villa look set for another massive boost.

Defensive rock and world class defender Martin Laursen could be set to return in time for the Manchester United game at the start of April.

Such very good news this as there had been whispers this injury was possibly going to be another bad one and one that he might not return from. Glad that rumour will now be put to bed!



Martin O'Neill told the BBC that the 31 year old is progressing and says the former Denmark International is 'dead keen to play again'.

Adding, 'Everyone knows how well he has done for us during the past couple of seasons and it will be good to have as many players available as possible for the run-in.'

I think the word 'GREAT' sums this up nicely!




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



For the very latest Premier League odds

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

The Journalist

Writer: J P Fear Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday March 3 2009

Time: 6:07PM

Your Comments

I wish he, along with Freddy, were fit to start tonight. We need a bit of security at the back right now.
Villan Of The North
At the moment I'd say that Laursen would come in and replace Davis..... now not many would have thought that not so long ago! Young, Knight, Laursen, Bouma.... now that sounds nice! UTV!
splatt
I dont wont Laursen gettin rushed back for 1 game then out for like 4, Just like what Heskey
Blitz
He'll replace knight IMO, the sooner he and bouma are back the better.....i just pray its not too late by then
benham
You can't drop knight at the moment, I reckon it'll be Davies if Knight keeps up.
PTP
I think its great news, he is our "Talisman". Just his presence seems to lift the team! I am sure he won't wait a match later than necessary! Come on Martin! We need you!
villa_de
Big Big player for us look at the recored when he`s out the team
B6_COMPANY
Goes without saying. possibly the best centre back in the league
medzy
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Aston Villa Articles

Something For The Weekend (472) (Friday November 21 2014)

Aston Villa FC - 140 Years And Counting (Friday November 21 2014)

Villa Support 21st Minute Initiative (Thursday November 20 2014)

Injury Update Ahead Of Southampton (Thursday November 20 2014)

Villa In Talks With Justice For The 21 (Thursday November 20 2014)

The Stiliyan Petrov Foundation (Thursday November 20 2014)

Villa Fans Expecting High Profile Exits (Thursday November 20 2014)

Not 'The Villa Times' News 18/11/14 (Tuesday November 18 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. Pride of Lions 694
2. ClivetheVillan 675
3. The Fear 506
4. kefkat 240
5. Freeman14 185
6. sirdennis 158
7. DeanoVilla 138
8. Villan57 124
9. HeathfieldRoad1874 86
10. gator 81

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
13. WBA 11 3 4 4 -2 13
14. Sunderland 11 2 6 3 -7 12
15. Hull City 11 2 5 4 -2 11
16. Aston Villa 11 3 2 6 -11 11
17. Crystal Palace 11 2 3 6 -6 9
18. Leicester City 11 2 3 6 -7 9
19. Q.P.R. 11 2 2 7 -11 8

Breaking League News

One to Watch - Ayoze Perez
Q.P.R. : 21/11/2014 17:41:00
The 'D` Men!
Chelsea : 21/11/2014 17:38:00
Coates hit with F.A. charge
Stoke : 21/11/2014 17:34:00
Mourinho Pours Scorn on Cech Departure Rumours!
Chelsea : 21/11/2014 17:31:00
Jose`s Thoughts Ahead of West Brom Game
Chelsea : 21/11/2014 17:27:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Villa v Southampton (home) will:
Suggested By:  Mystic Mug
Win 20%
Lose 71%
Draw 6%