Date:Monday March 1 2010
*We join the lads glum after their narrow defeat in the final*
MON: I want to see chins up lads, you're all champions to me and the fans out there!
Gabby: Does that mean we get the cup boss?
MON: No Gabriel.
*Gabby frowns then removes a large bag of pears from his shorts and sets them on a table, the lads look at each other confused*
Gabby: Well, that didn't work then.
MON: Gabriel, why did you bring a bag of pears on the pitch?
Gabby: I was watching Match of the Day before we went out and Alan Shearer said 'The real threat to Man United will be Agbonlahor's pears'
MON: Pace Gabriel, pace. It's just his regional accent.
*Gabby looks confused*
Gabby: Accent? I thought you had to be english to play for England?
MON: Gabriel he's .... Ah nevermind. Anyway lads I can only apologise, I had concentrated so much of our pre-match preperation on Wayne Rooney I hadn't even considered Manchester United's most potent threat. Phil Dowd.
Dunne: He was just everywhere on the pitch bass, unplayable.
MON: I know Richard, I know. He's a quite a talent.
*The door knocks, MON opens the door to Sir Alex Ferguson and Phil Dowd arm in arm Ferguson with the Carling Cup full of champagne, Dowd is holding the bottle.*
MON: Hi Sir Alex congrat....
SAF: That's Sir Alex!
MON: I said ...
SAF: Don't interrupt when I'm talkin' ta ye I'm a sir! Anyway ... What was I saying?
Dowd: Woooooooo! United! .... er .... I mean Wooooooo! Unbiased fairness!
SAF: Aye that was it, I thought you might want to congratulate me and Phil.
MON: I just tried to con ....
SAF: Will ya stop interruptin' me Martin'?
MON: You'd stopped talking Sir Alex. Besides why would I congratulate Phil Dowd?
Dowd: I got Man of the Match. Can I celebrate now Mr.Sir Alex sir?
SAF: Yes, dance .... The Charleston.
*Phil Dowd dances the Charleston on the spot whilst constantly looking for Ferguson's approval, MON closes the door.*
Hello all, I usually don't put my own opinions on these things but I thought I'd just say I was proud of the lads on Sunday, we played some decent football and never looked in awe of what was a big game, on a big stage, against one of the biggest teams in the world. Of course for us Villa fans the match may have been a little tainted by some bad referreeing decisions but we're a relatively young team and a lesson to take out of the final was if life gives you lemons, use your pears. Anyway ...... We're getting there. U.T.V!
Date:Monday March 1 2010
Stats: Aston Villa v Leyton Orient (Wednesday August 27 2014)
Attitude Is Key For Orient Clash (Wednesday August 27 2014)
The Villa Times - 26/08/2014 (Tuesday August 26 2014)
Alan Hutton Smashes Man Of The Match Vote (Tuesday August 26 2014)
Senderos Gets BBC Nod (Tuesday August 26 2014)
Gary Gardner Goes On Loan To B&HA (Tuesday August 26 2014)
Aston Villa Ticket News - Home And Away (Tuesday August 26 2014)
Love In At Villa Park - Meh. (Tuesday August 26 2014)
U21s - Blackburn 1-1 Villa (Monday August 25 2014)
U21s - Cowans Looks For First Win (Monday August 25 2014)
|2.||Pride of Lions||719|
|4.||Villan Of The North||348|
|6. Hull City||2||1||1||0||1||4|
|7. Aston Villa||2||1||1||0||1||4|
|8. West Ham||2||1||0||1||1||3|
|Hawthorns Trip For Hull
» Hull City : 27/08/2014 22:55:00
|Stoke to face Sunderland in League Cup third round
» Stoke : 27/08/2014 22:49:00
|Capital One Cup Opens With Sheffield Wednesday
» Man City : 27/08/2014 22:47:00
|Palace Host Newcastle
» Crystal Palace : 27/08/2014 22:38:00
|Giroud Has Surgery, Out For 4 Months
» Arsenal : 27/08/2014 22:38:00