UK time is: 23:10:58
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Richard's City Love Dunne With

Finally a bad based Dunne pun! Richard Dunne is not 'gutted' he won't be facing his old club in the Carling Cup final.

It's a busy morning for Dicky Dunne on the Official Site today, not content with his thoughts on Arsenal and our league goal drought, he's back to refute suggestions that he's 'gutted' he won't be facing his old club Manchester City in the Carling Cup Final.

Yup, poor old Bazza has missed out on a shot at silverware after moving to Mancland for that very reason. Plenty of others are taking the pee, so I won't bother.

Stating categorically 'I play for Villa now' Dunne has no regrets over the lack of a City clash, he's just simply 'over the moon' to be in the Final regardless.

'It was going to be tough whoever we played.

'We've beaten United once this season so we know we can beat them again.'

How good is that sentence!

He's also right, Man U should hold no fear for us if we play to our best and if we enjoy the occasion and work hard. Even in games we have lost against them over the past few years, more often than not the scoreline has flattered them and our performances have deserved more.

That changed earlier this season when we gave them a dose of their own medicine, and there is no reason on earth why we cannot do that again.

The pressure will be all on United, for a host of reasons. It's just up to us to play our game, enjoy it, and not be too tired to lift the Trophy afterwards.

Bookmark and Share




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



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

The Journalist

Writer: Mike Field Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday January 28 2010

Time: 10:15AM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Immortalised as a Villa hero as of Wednesday night. Thought the run from his own half, beating half the Arsenal team before getting fouled by Big Sol was just brilliant. Was hoping I was going to see a 'worldy' moment... Gutted.
SilkyVillan
Report Abuse
29/01/2010 09:29:00

Immortalised as a Villa hero as of Wednesday night. Thought the run from his own half, beating half the Arsenal team before getting fouled by Big Sol was just brilliant. Was hoping I was going to see a 'worldy' moment... Gutted.
SilkyVillan
Report Abuse
29/01/2010 09:29:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Aston Villa Articles

Sanchez Talks Manchester City (Monday April 27 2015)

Guzan Gets Sherwood Backing (Monday April 27 2015)

Sherwood On Manchester City Loss (Sunday April 26 2015)

Full Facial (Sunday April 26 2015)

Stats: Man City v Aston Villa (Saturday April 25 2015)

Archived Aston Villa Articles

List All Vital Villa Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Pride of Lions 968
2. ClivetheVillan 839
3. The Fear 706
4. col8 464
5. thefacehead 337
6. kefkat 335
7. sirdennis 275
8. DeanoVilla 203
9. Fulford 200
10. Cheshire Villan 160

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
12. Crystal Palace 33 11 9 13 -3 42
13. WBA 34 9 10 15 -14 37
14. Newcastle 34 9 8 17 -21 35
15. Aston Villa 34 8 8 18 -22 32
16. Sunderland 33 5 15 13 -23 30
17. Hull City 32 6 10 16 -16 28
18. Leicester City 32 7 7 18 -17 28

Breaking League News

Adam picked in BBC team of the weekend
Stoke : 27/04/2015 22:03:00
Stoke to unveil New Balance kit Friday
Stoke : 27/04/2015 21:54:01
Ref Watch: Pawson to referee Swansea v Stoke
Stoke : 27/04/2015 21:36:00
Arnautovic wins Southampton man of the match poll
Stoke : 27/04/2015 21:13:01
5 Talking Points - Newcastle 2-3 Swansea City
Swansea : 27/04/2015 20:41:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Man City MotM
Suggested By:  MF
Guzan 8%
Bacuna 0%
Vlaar 1%
Okore 0%
Richardson 0%
Cleverley 26%
Westwood 0%
Grealish 44%
Sanchez 5%
Delph 12%
Benteke 4%
Sub - N'Zogbia 0%
Sub - Lowton 0%