Vital Football

Latest Aston Villa News

Delighted Dunne

Delighted Dunne

Richard Dunne was pleased to grab his second goal in our win against Chelsea, but was quick to pass praise to his team mates.

It's two in two for Dunny now in the scoring charts, but he's more interested in praising the team for their hard work ethic against Chelsea which in his eyes is something far more important.

Speaking to the official site he said:

'It's nice to score but the amount of work we put in all over the pitch - Gabby was frightening in the first half and John won every single header - it runs right through the team.

'As long as we are winning games and working hard for each other we will stay happy.'

He also had a few quick words for defensive colleague and fellow goalscorer James Collins.

In fact he believes Collins is deserving of more praise than he has received so far, describing him as 'outstanding' since joining the club.

'He's been outstanding since he has come in.

'In this game he really topped it off. Any ball that came in the box he headed out and on the ground he dived in front of it.

'Then for him to get the winner was really good. I think he is really enjoying himself, as am I.'

It's hard to disagree, we all knew Collins was a robost defender from his days at Wet Spam but very few of us were expecting him to be this good, especially so quick.

He's almost been a revelation since joining and it's got to be said despite the season being early, he could quite easily be the most important signing of the summer 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 October 20 2009
Time: 7:22PM

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Mike Towell – RIP

Vital Boxing - Tyson Fury Will Be Back!

Comments

0
Im in love with a ginger welshman and a slightly podgy irishman
ClaretAndBlue82
20/10/2009 19:39:00
0
Im in love with a ginger welshman and a slightly podgy irishman
ClaretAndBlue82
20/10/2009 19:39:00
0
gotta say I scoffed when you signed him but you could have got yourselves a bargain!
merlin
20/10/2009 19:49:00
0
gotta say I scoffed when you signed him but you could have got yourselves a bargain!
merlin
20/10/2009 19:49:00
0
James Collins quickly turning into my (one of my) favourite player(s). He just seems to get on the end of everything. :)
Adam Deuce
20/10/2009 21:47:00
0
James Collins quickly turning into my (one of my) favourite player(s). He just seems to get on the end of everything. :)
Adam Deuce
20/10/2009 21:47:00
0
its still very early but even if he plays at half the form he is on now, he is still better than an average curtis davies (who i hope will now have a massive kick up the arse)
arc1988
20/10/2009 22:18:00
0
its still very early but even if he plays at half the form he is on now, he is still better than an average curtis davies (who i hope will now have a massive kick up the arse)
arc1988
20/10/2009 22:18:00
0
I can't remember who was whinging it was a ridiculous signing when the rumours started flying that we were signing him, but I hope they are eating their words....with custard...
AVFC4ME
21/10/2009 01:24:00
0
I can't remember who was whinging it was a ridiculous signing when the rumours started flying that we were signing him, but I hope they are eating their words....with custard...
AVFC4ME
21/10/2009 01:24:00
Page 1/2
  1. 1
  2. 2

Login to post a comment

Recent Aston Villa Articles

Aston Villa Have Taken Down All Signs Of Improvment

Aston Villa not stagnating but going backwards. This is tough to take.

Audio - RDM Has Faith

Roberto Di Matteo has been giving his thoughts following Aston Villa's defeat to Preston North End earlier today.

Stats: Preston North End v Villa

All the stats from Preston North End (1) vs (0) Villa, Deepdale, 01/10/16 Att: 17,696

Team Sheets - Preston v Aston Villa

Aston Villa go to Deepdale as the visitors to Preston for the latest Championship match.

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)

Preston MotM
Suggested By:
Bunn14%
Hutton0%
Chester0%
Elphick0%
Cissokho0%
Jedinak0%
Westwood25%
Adomah12%
Grealish0%
Ayew37%
Kodjia0%
Sub - McCormack0%
Sub - Gestede0%
Sub - Amavi12%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Huddersfield 10 7 1 2 22 5
2 Norwich 10 6 2 2 20 5
3 Newcastle 10 6 1 3 19 11
4 Brighton 10 5 3 2 18 6
5 Brentford 10 5 2 3 17 9
6 Bristol City 10 5 2 3 17 6
7 Birmingham 10 4 5 1 17 4
8 Sheff Wed 10 5 2 3 17 0
9 Reading 10 5 2 3 17 -3
10 Barnsley 10 5 1 4 16 6
11 Wolves 10 4 3 3 15 2
12 Fulham 10 3 5 2 14 -2
13 Ipswich 10 3 4 3 13 0
14 Leeds Utd 10 4 1 5 13 -2
15 Forest 10 3 3 4 12 -2
16 Q.P.R. 10 3 3 4 12 -4
17 Aston Villa 10 1 7 2 10 0
18 Burton 10 2 4 4 10 -2
19 Preston 10 3 1 6 10 -4
20 Derby County 10 2 3 5 9 -4
21 Wigan 10 2 2 6 8 -2
22 Blackburn 10 2 2 6 8 -7
23 Cardiff 10 2 2 6 8 -9
24 Rotherham 10 1 3 6 6 -13
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Blog: Sepang Qualifying
Latest Vital Boxing News
Mike Towell – RIP
Vital Football Comment

Recent Aston Villa Results (view all)

Aston Villa Fixtures (view all)

Oct 1 2016 3:00PM : Preston North End (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 15 2016 5:30PM : Wolverhampton Wanderers (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 18 2016 8:00PM : Reading (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 22 2016 3:00PM : Fulham (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 30 2016 12:00PM : Birmingham City (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Nov 5 2016 3:00PM : Blackburn Rovers (H)
Sky Bet Championship

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.mike_field35
2.The Fear32
3.Fulford28
4.kefkat16
5.Goneto devon16
6.Stephen Jay Hawkings15
7.jcm1976013
8.colavfc12
9.Wurzel10
10.holtelower9
Write for Vital Football