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FA Cup v Brighton Build Up & Predictions

Lawro has continued his run of predicting Villa wins saying the FA game v Brighton & Hove Albion will be 2-0 to Aston Villa.

The BBC pundit says: 'Villa go into this match on the back of the euphoria of reaching Wembley in the Carling Cup and, even if manager Martin O'Neill makes changes to his team, I think they will play with confidence and belief. Brighton had a good win at Walsall last weekend and are improving under Gus Poyet, but I don't think they will win this one.'

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Ticket info: What Does A Tenner Buy You These Days?

Mystic Mug says it is hard to predict as he would expect major changes to our team but is going 3-1 as he's sure the Fonz will have a lovely day!

Hercs in the dressing room (spoof) before FA Cup game: Click Here

Official site: Martin O'Neill plans changes ahead of the Brighton FA Cup clash this weekend but expects the side he selects for the tricky tie to 'rise to the occasion.' Full MON preview: www.avfc.co.uk

Stephen Warnock is keen to avoid any slip-ups against Brighton on Saturday - having been on the wrong end of an FA Cup upset earlier in his career. Full article: www.avfc.co.uk

Stan Petrov insists Villa will not rest on their laurels after Carling Cup semi-final joy - as he targets a good run in the FA Cup. Full quotes: www.avfc.co.uk


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Date:Friday January 22 2010

Time: 8:25PM

Your Comments

Knowing a little bit about Brighton, I'd go for Villa at least 4-0, more likely 5-0, but with a good chance of more.
The Real Neil
Knowing a little bit about Brighton, I'd go for Villa at least 4-0, more likely 5-0, but with a good chance of more.
The Real Neil
17-9. Martin Muppet O'Neill delighted with the performance.
evoflash
17-9. Martin Muppet O'Neill delighted with the performance.
evoflash
oh lets not go down the MON discussion route, this is about the FA Cup.
The Fear
oh lets not go down the MON discussion route, this is about the FA Cup.
The Fear
OK. 3-1 Villa. Sorry.
evoflash
OK. 3-1 Villa. Sorry.
evoflash
Brighton lends itself very well to limericks. "I once knew a young lady from Brighton..." but I'll stop there. Let's just say her story is more positive than her cousin from Nantucket!
The Real Neil
Brighton lends itself very well to limericks. "I once knew a young lady from Brighton..." but I'll stop there. Let's just say her story is more positive than her cousin from Nantucket!
The Real Neil
home win for me folks!
merlin
home win for me folks!
merlin
I would like a 12v0. Get some goals for the players but with are luck. 4v1
Blitz
I would like a 12v0. Get some goals for the players but with are luck. 4v1
Blitz
Have happy memories of the Villa vs Brighton fixture. Older supporters, like my goodself, will recall the night we beat them 4-1 at Villa Park, to go top of the old first division for the first time in what was to be our 80-81 League Championship winning season. Funnily enough, Mark Lawrenson played for the 'seagulls' that night. As for tomorrows meet-up, I think we'll win, but it will probably be a close affair. 2-1 to the good guys says I. As long as we're through into Sundays fifth round draw, that's obviously the only thing that really matters.
glensider
Have happy memories of the Villa vs Brighton fixture. Older supporters, like my goodself, will recall the night we beat them 4-1 at Villa Park, to go top of the old first division for the first time in what was to be our 80-81 League Championship winning season. Funnily enough, Mark Lawrenson played for the 'seagulls' that night. As for tomorrows meet-up, I think we'll win, but it will probably be a close affair. 2-1 to the good guys says I. As long as we're through into Sundays fifth round draw, that's obviously the only thing that really matters.
glensider
Oh come on. Lets get cockey. 6.0 with breath to spare
villaninlemerde
Oh come on. Lets get cockey. 6.0 with breath to spare
villaninlemerde
scrappy 2-0 to us, score in the first 20 mins, then hit them on the break.
Lost_In_Ca
scrappy 2-0 to us, score in the first 20 mins, then hit them on the break.
Lost_In_Ca
scrappy 2-0 to us, score in the first 20 mins, then hit them on the break.
Lost_In_Ca
scrappy 2-0 to us, score in the first 20 mins, then hit them on the break.
Lost_In_Ca
hope the Guz keeps a clean sheet.
ULSTER VILLA
hope the Guz keeps a clean sheet.
ULSTER VILLA
Scrappy, 2-1 Villa.
magicmerson
Scrappy, 2-1 Villa.
magicmerson
 

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