Vital Football

Latest Aston Villa News

World Cup Winner Is A Little Villan

World Cup Winner Is A Little Villan

Benjamin Siegrist has gone down in Swiss history after helping them to an unexpected Under 17 World Cup win.

Our youth goalie kept a clean sheet in Abuja as Switzerland rained on Nigeria's hopes of taking a 4th U17 title, to bag their own 'maiden' FIFA trophy.

The role to the World Cup final wasn't easy for the Swiss who faced off against Brazil, Germany and Italy before taking the match 1-0 in front of a crowd of 60,000.

To cap the whole event off for Benji, the FIFA Technical Study Group (nope I'd never heard of them either) awarded him the 'Golden Glove' for best goalie in the tournament, after conceding only 7 goals in 7 games.

Better add him to our list of players to watch then - oh and tap JF up for a photo!

Bookmark and Share



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

Writer:Mike Field
Date:Monday November 16 2009
Time: 3:46PM

Comments

0
ha, spending more of my money Fieldy!?!?!? lol
The Fear
17/11/2009 11:48:00
0
ha, spending more of my money Fieldy!?!?!? lol
The Fear
17/11/2009 11:48:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Recent Aston Villa Articles

Video - Extended Highlights - Aston Villa v Fulham

Extended highlights including all the goals in the 2-1 win over Fulham.

The Oppo View: Fulham Manager/Fans React To Villa Loss

The view from the opposition, what the Fulham manager and fans thought of the 2-1 loss v Aston Villa.

Vital Villa Player Ratings: Aston Villa v Fulham

Player ratings for Aston Villa v Fulham... sort of like the title says really!

Villa Fans Post Fulham Win Reaction

Reaction from Vital Villa members following the 2-1 win v Fulham.

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)

Fulham MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Johnstone14%
Elmohamady0%
Chester1%
Terry33%
Hutton0%
Snograss0%
Whelan1%
Hourihane0%
Adomah29%
Onomah20%
Kodjia0%
Sub - Davis0%
Sub - De Laet2%
Sub - Bjarnason0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
2017 United States GP - Race
Latest Vital Boxing News
Joshua’s First Choice Was Whyte
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Aston Villa Results (view all)

Aston Villa Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.The Fear399
2.Pride of Lions301
3.JuanPabloAngel276
4.HeathfieldRoad1874227
5.sirdennis225
6.mike_field216
7.BodyButter147
8.DeanoVilla95
9.Sasquatch94
10.Melon Donkey88
Vital Football Comment