Vital Football

Latest Aston Villa News

Villa In £12m Upson Bid?

Villa In £12m Upson Bid?

Skysports.com is claiming that Aston Villa have bid £12million for West Ham and former Arsenal defender Matthew Upson.

The 30-year-old has been linked to several in recent months as West Ham look to ease their financial burden and the defender is said to be keen to get his England career fully back on track.

Manchester City and Spurs have been linked in recent months and another article said there was a chance of a return to Arsenal for him also. Looks like Villa might have stolen a march by bidding. Hope so, think he is solid and would be a great signing. I'd suggest the Holte End might need to change their song for him though... !

Forum thread: Click Here

Click the ball, donate a quid, jobs a goodun! Acorns


Bookmark and Share






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

Writer:J P Fear
Date:Wednesday August 19 2009
Time: 4:37PM

Comments

0
If we got Upson, I feel the tone of the articles / comments would take a serious U-turn! He'd be an ace signing - defence is definitely our weakest area.
claret&blue82
19/08/2009 16:44:00
0
If we got Upson, I feel the tone of the articles / comments would take a serious U-turn! He'd be an ace signing - defence is definitely our weakest area.
claret&blue82
19/08/2009 16:44:00
0
Would be a great signing. He's a left footer isn't he?
RoyalVilla
19/08/2009 16:45:00
0
Would be a great signing. He's a left footer isn't he?
RoyalVilla
19/08/2009 16:45:00
0
Royalvilla - are you Prince Wills?
claret&blue82
19/08/2009 16:47:00
0
Royalvilla - are you Prince Wills?
claret&blue82
19/08/2009 16:47:00
0
That would be telling ;)
RoyalVilla
19/08/2009 16:52:00
0
Agreed - a good acquisition if it comes off. Then watch Gianfranco go and buy 2-3 nippy Italian wingers for the money he'll get..
Mancuni-villa
19/08/2009 16:52:00
0
Agreed - a good acquisition if it comes off. Then watch Gianfranco go and buy 2-3 nippy Italian wingers for the money he'll get..
Mancuni-villa
19/08/2009 16:52:00
0
That would be telling ;)
RoyalVilla
19/08/2009 16:52:00
Page 1/10
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5
  6. 6
  7. 7
  8. 8
  9. 9
  10. 10

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Recent Aston Villa Articles

The Vital Villa Interviews 2017: Dr Tony Ste

Dr Tony Ste takes our summer 2017 interview.

Please No. Not Stewart Downing. AVFC Transfer Talk

Transfer talk relating to Aston Villa on 23/06/2017

FA End Betting Sponsorship

Late yesterday afternoon, the Football Association announced the result of its three month review of their relationship with gambling companies and that association now comes to an end.

The Vital Villa Interviews 2017: randy.stand

randy.stand takes the summer of 2017 Vital Villa interview...

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
JuanPablo Angel
no email
Profile
Glensider
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Would you want Downing back?
Suggested By: JP Fear
No way88%
Yes please12%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Blog: Baku Qualifying
Latest Vital Boxing News
Copper Box Arena - July 8th Update
Vital Football Comment

Recent Aston Villa Results (view all)

Aston Villa Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.JuanPabloAngel408
2.col8372
3.The Fear344
4.sirdennis214
5.Pride of Lions176
6.Silhillvilla153
7.BBJ104
8.Melon Donkey104
9.HeathfieldRoad187484
10.villasince6783
Write for Vital Football