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Carling Cup Draw - Villa Away To Sunderland

The Carling Cup 4th round draw has been made and Villa have been drawn away in a tricky tie against Sunderland.

The ties will be played week commencing October 26.

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Writer: J P Fear Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Saturday September 26 2009

Time: 12:34PM

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Very iffy tie this one, any away game is far from easy, but Sunderland are a testing opposition in my opinion
Fatloser
Very iffy tie this one, any away game is far from easy, but Sunderland are a testing opposition in my opinion
Fatloser
and we coulda had s****horpe....
footy_fans
and we coulda had s****horpe....
footy_fans
i did put S. C. U. N. T. H. O. R. P. E. actually...
footy_fans
i did put S. C. U. N. T. H. O. R. P. E. actually...
footy_fans
haha footy_fans! agree though, will certainly prove to be a difficult one. hopefully we can edge it though, get our away form buzzing.
benji_starsky_avfc
haha footy_fans! agree though, will certainly prove to be a difficult one. hopefully we can edge it though, get our away form buzzing.
benji_starsky_avfc
lol - gotta love swaer filters :) We play well away with the pace we have - should be a winner for us or maybe I'm getting a bit overconfident after a few wins
worto03
lol - gotta love swaer filters :) We play well away with the pace we have - should be a winner for us or maybe I'm getting a bit overconfident after a few wins
worto03
it'll be hard, maybe easier if they lose the next 2/3 games though...
footy_fans
it'll be hard, maybe easier if they lose the next 2/3 games though...
footy_fans
so funny when Charlie Nicolas pulled out Arsenal and looked so pleased he'd given them a home tie and Tony Cottee then pulled out Liverpool!
merlin
so funny when Charlie Nicolas pulled out Arsenal and looked so pleased he'd given them a home tie and Tony Cottee then pulled out Liverpool!
merlin
Last eight here we come. Certainly not the easiest of ties, but we could have received a lot tougher. Bruce's lot will be no pushovers, particularly on their own patch, but its a game that we are well capable of winning, particularly if we go up there and field our strongest possible starting X1. Dont think we've drawn Sunderland in this competition since way back in the sixties, when we met in a two legged semi-final. We won the first leg 3-1 at the old Roker Park, before drawing the second leg 0-0 at Villa Park. See, we were stronger on our travels in those days too!! Bring 'em on.
glensider
Last eight here we come. Certainly not the easiest of ties, but we could have received a lot tougher. Bruce's lot will be no pushovers, particularly on their own patch, but its a game that we are well capable of winning, particularly if we go up there and field our strongest possible starting X1. Dont think we've drawn Sunderland in this competition since way back in the sixties, when we met in a two legged semi-final. We won the first leg 3-1 at the old Roker Park, before drawing the second leg 0-0 at Villa Park. See, we were stronger on our travels in those days too!! Bring 'em on.
glensider
lol, agreed merlin, his face was a picture!
Going to be a tough game, one that I hope our lot don't take for granted like perhaps we did v Blackburn but as you say sir glen of the sider, one we can win.
The Fear
lol, agreed merlin, his face was a picture!
Going to be a tough game, one that I hope our lot don't take for granted like perhaps we did v Blackburn but as you say sir glen of the sider, one we can win.
The Fear
as I've said in the forum thread, facing Sunderland isn't the best draw we could have had, I'm sure they will also be up for a cup run whereas some of the 'bigger' clubs get distrated with PL/CL considerations. Should be a good game, suppose it will be ignored tv wise though.
The Fear
as I've said in the forum thread, facing Sunderland isn't the best draw we could have had, I'm sure they will also be up for a cup run whereas some of the 'bigger' clubs get distrated with PL/CL considerations. Should be a good game, suppose it will be ignored tv wise though.
The Fear
yeah, manyoo and that will definately get distrated... (sorry Fear, I couldn't resist saying something.. )
footy_fans
yeah, manyoo and that will definately get distrated... (sorry Fear, I couldn't resist saying something.. )
footy_fans
 

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