Vital Football

Latest Aston Villa News

Hokey Aims To Keep The Winning Cokey

Hokey Aims To Keep The Winning Cokey

No I don't get that headline either, but anyway, Nigel Hokey Cokey has admitted he is almost lost for words after our Peace Cup victory.

Speaking on the official site today, Captain Cokey also stated that already having a Trophy in the cabinet before the season kicks off has made the players determined to enter the 'real' season with the right frame of mind ie a winning mentality.

'If I'm honest I'm a little bit lost for words. It has been a very tough tournament and the lads have worked really hard. We performed really well, played some great stuff and showed a lot of character.

'It feels good. That's what it's all about. It's a winning mentality and that is something that has got to stick for the rest of our time here at Aston Villa.'

Taking time out to praise the youngsters specifically for our victory, he added:

'We've had to adapt to a lot of training and we've lost a lot of players too for different reasons. But I think credit has to go to the young boys that came in.

'To come in to such a high level competition, perform as well as they did and to beat the likes of Juventus - a world famous club - it's a tremendous achievement.'

It's certainly put most of us back on a high and enthusiasm for the campaign ahead is now high, hopefully we'll see the right people come in and we can all be smiling come the end of the season.


Bookmark and Share



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

Writer:Mike Field
Date:Tuesday August 4 2009
Time: 3:45PM

Comments

0
"The people who said the anglo-scotish cup was nothing were crackers.It ws something to us.....It provide us with a cup,And players who hadn`t won anything got a medal.They tasted champagne...and they liked it" Brian Clough.
lerneravfc
04/08/2009 15:57:00
0
"The people who said the anglo-scotish cup was nothing were crackers.It ws something to us.....It provide us with a cup,And players who hadn`t won anything got a medal.They tasted champagne...and they liked it" Brian Clough.
lerneravfc
04/08/2009 15:57:00
0
cokey didn't sound too lost for words! very good player in my opinion, just needs to be more consistent with his passing
ric112
04/08/2009 16:08:00
0
cokey didn't sound too lost for words! very good player in my opinion, just needs to be more consistent with his passing
ric112
04/08/2009 16:08:00
0
Worthy of the quote collection if I may say so Mr The Fear Sir.
steff_the_villan
04/08/2009 16:09:00
0
Worthy of the quote collection if I may say so Mr The Fear Sir.
steff_the_villan
04/08/2009 16:09:00
0
He seems happy - its just like another signing! I would of put my money on him engineering a transfer this summer!
leelindsay
04/08/2009 16:14:00
0
He seems happy - its just like another signing! I would of put my money on him engineering a transfer this summer!
leelindsay
04/08/2009 16:14:00
0
you word is law steff... consider it done mate!
The Fear
04/08/2009 16:37:00
0
you word is law steff... consider it done mate!
The Fear
04/08/2009 16:37:00
Page 1/2
  1. 1
  2. 2

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Adams Turns Professional

Recent Aston Villa Articles

99.9% + 95% + 51% Aston Villa % Transfer Talk

Transfer talk for Aston Villa on 24/01/2017 with the owner giving us percentage talk on the deals!

The Vital Villa Man Of The Match - PNE

Our latest man of the match votes, this time the 2-2 v Preston North End.

What Can The Matter Be Ross?

Well this was a little bit of an unexpected turn of events over the weekend...Ross McCormack, a locked gate and disciplinary issues.

Bruce Gives Preston Thoughts

Manager Steve Bruce has mixed reactions following our two all draw with Preston North End last weekend.

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)

Vital Villa Player Of January
Suggested By: JP Fear
Tshibola3%
Baker8%
Adomha8%
Jedinak2%
Chester57%
Amavi0%
Grealish0%
Agbonlahor12%
Bacuna4%
Other2%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Brighton 27 18 6 3 60 25
2 Newcastle 27 19 1 7 58 33
3 Reading 27 15 4 8 49 3
4 Huddersfield 27 15 4 8 49 2
5 Leeds Utd 27 15 3 9 48 10
6 Sheff Wed 27 13 6 8 45 5
7 Derby County 27 12 7 8 43 6
8 Barnsley 27 12 5 10 41 5
9 Fulham 27 10 10 7 40 12
10 Norwich 27 12 4 11 40 5
11 Preston 27 11 7 9 40 3
12 Birmingham 27 9 10 8 37 -5
13 Aston Villa 27 8 12 7 36 1
14 Ipswich 27 9 7 11 34 -5
15 Brentford 27 9 6 12 33 -1
16 Cardiff 27 9 6 12 33 -10
17 Q.P.R. 27 9 6 12 33 -11
18 Wolves 27 8 8 11 32 -3
19 Forest 27 8 6 13 30 -7
20 Bristol City 27 8 3 16 27 -4
21 Wigan 27 6 7 14 25 -8
22 Burton 27 6 7 14 25 -11
23 Blackburn 27 6 7 14 25 -12
24 Rotherham 27 4 4 19 16 -33
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
F1 is what I love to do says Massa
Latest Vital Boxing News
Adams Turns Professional
Vital Football Comment

Recent Aston Villa Results (view all)

Aston Villa Fixtures (view all)

Jan 28 2017 3:00PM : Bristol City (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Jan 31 2017 7:45PM : Brentford (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 4 2017 5:30PM : Nottingham Forest (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 11 2017 3:00PM : Ipswich Town (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 14 2017 7:45PM : Barnsley (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 20 2017 8:00PM : Newcastle United (a)
Sky Bet Championship

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.The Fear542
2.JuanPabloAngel345
3.Silhillvilla337
4.Fulford301
5.sirdennis295
6.Villan57222
7.BodyButter177
8.Melon Donkey171
9.villasince67141
10.danvilla2130
Write for Vital Football