UK time is: 10:22:43
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Milly In Summer Contract Talks

O'Neill has confirmed that he will sit down with Milly Milner in the summer and thrash out a new contract.

Speaking to the Express and Star O'Neill confirmed that he had already spoken with the player and that it had been agreed that contract talks would wait until the season had ended.

'I've already spoken to him and we are not going to sit down now.'

O'Neill adds that the run in till the end of the season is going to be busy enough and that all the players need to focus on the tasks in hand, so entering into negotiations would simply be a distraction. Milner agrees with this.

There is no great rush, and I'm not sure if any conditions or targets have been hit in the original contract, but Milly is ours until June 2012 at any rate, so any new deal or extension will simply be as a result of his growing importance within the team.

I think 2025 seems about right for an extension doesn't it.

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:Friday February 5 2010

Time: 12:51PM

Your Comments

Absolutely 2025 with an option for another 20 years and all of his male children and grand children have to play for Villa too
ant1ant1
Absolutely 2025 with an option for another 20 years and all of his male children and grand children have to play for Villa too
ant1ant1
This is a no brainer as we all now but.... 'I've already spoken to him and we are not going to sit down now.' Hope this was mutual agreement and not MON's decision solely. I know that he's already tied to us for a couple more years but is this a case of trying to save the difference (of an obvious payrise) until summer?? because if he carries on playing like he is until the end of the season and then goes on to have a good World Cup, then they, the "big Clubs" will come, and they will come hard. Maybe Milly has given him fairly firm verbal commitments? but things change. this could be an interesting and nerve racking situation as we get closer to the summer.
magicmerson
This is a no brainer as we all now but.... 'I've already spoken to him and we are not going to sit down now.' Hope this was mutual agreement and not MON's decision solely. I know that he's already tied to us for a couple more years but is this a case of trying to save the difference (of an obvious payrise) until summer?? because if he carries on playing like he is until the end of the season and then goes on to have a good World Cup, then they, the "big Clubs" will come, and they will come hard. Maybe Milly has given him fairly firm verbal commitments? but things change. this could be an interesting and nerve racking situation as we get closer to the summer.
magicmerson
I bet there's already a manager/club somewhere that's happy with this report?!?!
magicmerson
I bet there's already a manager/club somewhere that's happy with this report?!?!
magicmerson
He's going nowhere. Some very important James Milner facts: Click Here
The Fear
He's going nowhere. Some very important James Milner facts: Click Here
The Fear
James Milner is so tough, he can make onions cry.
Doug4ever
James Milner is so tough, he can make onions cry.
Doug4ever
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Aston Villa Articles

Something For The Weekend (476) (Friday December 19 2014)

Clark Talks Manchester United & Okore (Friday December 19 2014)

Lambert's Big Manchester United Belief (Friday December 19 2014)

Villa Injury News Pre Manchester United (Friday December 19 2014)

Cissokho Relishing Manchester United (Friday December 19 2014)

If They Won't Sign - Let Them Go! (Friday December 19 2014)

Villa In The NON Rip Off List For Mascots (Thursday December 18 2014)

Archived Aston Villa Articles

List All Vital Villa Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Pride of Lions 644
2. The Fear 609
3. ClivetheVillan 569
4. kefkat 239
5. Freeman14 196
6. sirdennis 175
7. Villan57 141
8. Sussex Villan 124
9. DeanoVilla 122
10. mike_field 97

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
10. Everton 16 5 6 5 3 21
11. Liverpool 16 6 3 7 -3 21
12. Stoke 16 5 4 7 -3 19
13. Aston Villa 16 5 4 7 -10 19
14. WBA 16 4 5 7 -5 17
15. Sunderland 16 2 10 4 -10 16
16. Crystal Palace 16 3 6 7 -5 15

Breaking League News

They Played for Both (Stoke) - Alan Hudson
Chelsea : 20/12/2014 10:06:00
Name the Starting XI - Stoke (a)
Chelsea : 20/12/2014 09:38:00
11 of the Best for Villa (a)
Man Utd : 20/12/2014 09:27:00
Hammers v Foxes - Stat Attack
West Ham : 20/12/2014 09:11:00
Redknapp Prepared to Take Hammer Morrison!
West Ham : 20/12/2014 09:09:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Villa v Man Utd will:
Suggested By:  Mystic Mug
Win 50%
Lose 46%
Draw 4%