UK time is: 08:55:49
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Chins Up We Beat The Scousers!

Article submission from sean the villan:

Chins Up We Beat The Scousers

It has been the most frustrating transfer windows of all time for all villa fans involved to say the least .

As last season panned out we were on the cusp of something great last season only for our 'small squad' to tear apart at the seams at the final hurdle.

With the loss of the two most influential players that have graced Villa Park in the last few years , it looked grim as Gareth Barry signed his lucrative deal down at The City of Money Bags Stadium.

While the Lion heart Laursen lost his last life in his battle against a long serving knee problem, with gaping holes in the field we all looked in despair.

With an upset in our first two games we were all considering something drastic!!!

Then as we all know a certain result we all thought would go down as a thumping in a unbeaten home run of 31 games we go and thump Liverpool for THREE!!!

With the acquisition of Warnock imminent and either Dunne or Distin OR both coming in it seems as though we will be able to plug the back up to look like a strong back line again.

Although many will not admit it against Wigan the presence and quality of a certain someone in the middle was missing; although 4-5-1 is a success that does require two players to fill Barry's gap as O'Neill seems more so stuck on 4-4-2 at home.It does seem we still need the bit of flair or a player who possess' the vision Barry possessed to plug that hole at home .

And on a final note but a very very Big (John) One , we need to ensure we don't lose our current Holte End hero in Carew.

We don't know what has gone on, whether he really has had an illness or a gammy toe, I'm not fussed as long as he is still with us scoring, and leading the line with the sheer class he has in abundance.

I have faith that Martin will have the players we require in before the end of the window , and we can all relax and watch and enjoy another productive season to follow up and maybe ...just maybe there might be a bit of silverware in some form on its way into the Villa Trophy cabinet; winning the Carling Cup to me would be just magic.

Come on Villa bring back that bit of cup 'magic' we have missed for too long :)

P.S. lets get behind the boys cut out the boo boys.

Up The Villa.




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



*Try Vital Mobile FOR FREE for the latest news, scores, fixtures and so much more*

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

The Journalist

Writer: sean the villan Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday August 27 2009

Time: 11:16AM

Your Comments

Nice one. Any thoughts on an attendance for tonight? Be nice if there was a good crowd for Carew's come back to give the big man some support. Hopefully we can thump Rapid Vienna and then the fans really will start believing again. If we can get 2 or 3 up before the hour mark it would be nice to see some youngsters get some minutes.
Mikey D-Man
Nice one. Any thoughts on an attendance for tonight? Be nice if there was a good crowd for Carew's come back to give the big man some support. Hopefully we can thump Rapid Vienna and then the fans really will start believing again. If we can get 2 or 3 up before the hour mark it would be nice to see some youngsters get some minutes.
Mikey D-Man
couldn't care less about Carew but agree on the rest!
simonbigron
couldn't care less about Carew but agree on the rest!
simonbigron
couldn't care less about Carew but agree on the rest!
simonbigron
couldn't care less about Carew but agree on the rest!
simonbigron
Agree with the article apart from the Carew bit too. Don't think he is fully a Villa man, he has his own agenda IMHO and it is not 100% focused on Football and the Villa, hope i'm wrong!
Charizma
Agree with the article apart from the Carew bit too. Don't think he is fully a Villa man, he has his own agenda IMHO and it is not 100% focused on Football and the Villa, hope i'm wrong!
Charizma
Even if we get 2-3 goals up, we still need to be wary of conceeding, as we didn't get an away goal :/
Ericols_Son
Even if we get 2-3 goals up, we still need to be wary of conceeding, as we didn't get an away goal :/
Ericols_Son
Should be a decent crowd, some of the none-regular and none season ticket holders will come out for 15 with the buy one get one free offer. Im going to go with 36k.
leelindsay
Should be a decent crowd, some of the none-regular and none season ticket holders will come out for 15 with the buy one get one free offer. Im going to go with 36k.
leelindsay
It seems as though we have missed out on a player that would have given us something abit different and hes on his way to STOKE Tuncay woould have been good signing for us .
sean the villan
It seems as though we have missed out on a player that would have given us something abit different and hes on his way to STOKE Tuncay woould have been good signing for us .
sean the villan
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Articles

Vital Villa Man Of Match v Southampton (Wednesday April 23 2014)

Sylla - Not As Dramatic As He Sounds (Wednesday April 23 2014)

Robinson Looking For More (Monday April 21 2014)

Dear Randy...A Fans Retort (Sunday April 20 2014)

Club Statement From Randy Lerner (Sunday April 20 2014)

Vlaar - We Still Need A Win (Saturday April 19 2014)

Lambert Hails Huge Southampton Point (Saturday April 19 2014)

U21 Manchester City Clash Set (Saturday April 19 2014)

Archived 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 1087
2. The Fear 1004
3. ClivetheVillan 562
4. Villan57 293
5. Villan Of The North 269
6. Barney2004 262
7. sirdennis 226
8. BlackCountry Villa 225
9. kefkat 218
10. tarzan 201

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
12. West Ham 35 10 7 18 -10 37
13. Swansea 35 9 9 17 -4 36
14. Hull City 34 10 6 18 -9 36
15. Aston Villa 34 9 8 17 -14 35
16. WBA 34 6 15 13 -13 33
17. Norwich 35 8 8 19 -28 32
18. Cardiff 35 7 9 19 -34 30

Breaking League News

Where are we?
Spurs : 24/04/2014 08:40:00
Yobo Targets Chelsea Return
Norwich : 24/04/2014 07:57:00
Januzaj Plumps for Belgium
Man Utd : 24/04/2014 07:42:00
Who's afraid of an Anglo Calciopoli?
Chelsea : 24/04/2014 07:32:00
They Can`t Do a Thing About It!
Chelsea : 24/04/2014 07:31:00
Bundesliga Bound?
Chelsea : 24/04/2014 07:30:00
Will Swansea City Take Risk And Appoint Monk?
Swansea : 23/04/2014 21:48:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Villa v Swansea (away) will:
Suggested By:  Mystic Mug
Win - safety at last 24%
Lose - we go again 50%
Draw 26%