Vital Football

Latest Aston Villa News

Villa Fans Praised As 12th Man

Villa Fans Praised As 12th Man

This is always nice to read.

Martin O'Neill says the fans were 'fantastic' at Reading and the attitude of the Claret and Blue army paid off.

MON explained on the official site:

'At 2-0 down they were still cheering us on. The fans didn't give up - so why should the players? The one thing you didn't want was to go out meekly in front of fans who had turned up and spent a lot of money at Wembley and a lot of money to go to Reading to come and support the team.'

The first goalscorer for Villa Ashley Young also said the fans were 'brilliant' and always are. Adding, 'They were the 12th man against Reading. They have been like that since the start of the season. They have been fantastic.'

flags

Great to read.

I was a lightweight yesterday, stayed at home after the expensive Wembley weekend but as soon as I heard the Villa fans in fine voice, I regretted not going (sorry Sir Jonah, I should have listened! lol)

flags again

Full article: www.avfc.co.uk

I'm a funny bugger, I just love to read compliments about the fans, we all spend so much time, energy and obviously cold hard cash and are a great tribe in my ever so humble opinion.


Bookmark and Share


Join Vital Villa

It's easy to register for Vital Villa, simply click the link and enjoy getting involved! Message Board. To visit the Vital Villa message board, click here.

.



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

Writer:J P Fear
Date:Monday March 8 2010
Time: 12:35PM

Comments

0
loving it.
The Fear
08/03/2010 12:37:00
0
loving it.
The Fear
08/03/2010 12:37:00
0
Don't quite agree that the Villa fans were still cheering at 2-0 down - the boos at half time were deafening. Second half though, we were fantastic.
IanSymes
08/03/2010 14:39:00
0
Don't quite agree that the Villa fans were still cheering at 2-0 down - the boos at half time were deafening. Second half though, we were fantastic.
IanSymes
08/03/2010 14:39:00
0
An armchair viewer yesterday but from the armchair I could hear the Villa faithfull in fine voice when the boys came out for the second half.
dannyvellow
08/03/2010 17:46:00
0
An armchair viewer yesterday but from the armchair I could hear the Villa faithfull in fine voice when the boys came out for the second half.
dannyvellow
08/03/2010 17:46:00
0
Agreed IanSymes, anger and frustration was very definitely loudly vented at the break. A repeat of the boo's and jeers that were sounded at half time in the League Cup tie a few seasons back, when we went in 3-1 down to Wycombe. Overall though the traveling support has once again been top drawer this season. You pretty much see the same old faces at the majority of games, and a very good friendship/bonding has been struck up amongst the regulars. Though we all sit in different areas at Villa Park home games, we certainly come together when we hit the road.
glensider
08/03/2010 20:53:00
0
Agreed IanSymes, anger and frustration was very definitely loudly vented at the break. A repeat of the boo's and jeers that were sounded at half time in the League Cup tie a few seasons back, when we went in 3-1 down to Wycombe. Overall though the traveling support has once again been top drawer this season. You pretty much see the same old faces at the majority of games, and a very good friendship/bonding has been struck up amongst the regulars. Though we all sit in different areas at Villa Park home games, we certainly come together when we hit the road.
glensider
08/03/2010 20:53:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Aston Villa Articles

Aston Villa v Birmingham - Team Sheets

Aston Villa are at Villa Park with Birmingham the visitors for the latest Championship game.

Aston Villa v Birmingham - Follow Live On Twitter

Aston Villa are at Villa Park with Birmingham the visitors today, this will be a 12 noon kick-off.

West Midlands Police Statement Ahead Of Local Derby

West Midlands Police statement ahead of the Villa v Blues match. Lets hope the only incidents are on the pitch.

Something For The Weekend (572)

Hocus pocus where's the focus?

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
Villa_Grizzly
no email
Profile
Turkish Penguin
no email
Profile
Glensider
no email
Profile
Chris Heath
no email
Profile
M Calucar
no email
Profile
JuanPablo Angel
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Birmingham MotM
Suggested By:
Johnstone0%
Hutton60%
Chester20%
Baker20%
Taylor0%
Lansbury0%
Jedinak0%
Bacuna0%
Adomah0%
Grealish0%
Hogan0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
P Brighton 44 28 8 8 92 35
2 Newcastle 43 26 7 10 85 37
3 Reading 44 24 7 13 79 1
4 Sheff Wed 44 23 9 12 78 15
5 Huddersfield 43 24 6 13 78 2
6 Fulham 44 21 13 10 76 27
7 Leeds Utd 44 22 7 15 73 14
8 Norwich 44 19 9 16 66 12
9 Brentford 44 18 9 17 63 12
10 Derby County 44 17 12 15 63 2
11 Preston 43 16 13 14 61 5
12 Cardiff 44 16 11 17 59 -2
13 Aston Villa 43 15 13 15 58 -1
14 Barnsley 44 15 12 17 57 0
15 Wolves 43 15 10 18 55 -2
16 Ipswich 44 13 16 15 55 -6
17 Bristol City 44 14 9 21 51 -6
18 Burton 44 13 12 19 51 -12
19 Q.P.R. 44 14 8 22 50 -12
20 Forest 44 13 9 22 48 -11
21 Birmingham 43 11 14 18 47 -21
22 Blackburn 44 10 15 19 45 -15
23 Wigan 44 10 11 23 41 -16
R Rotherham 44 5 6 33 21 -58
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Formula One loses long standing Grand Prix
Latest Vital Boxing News
Getting Tyson Fury Back into the Ring?
Vital Football Comment

Recent Aston Villa Results (view all)

Aston Villa Fixtures (view all)

Apr 23 2017 12:00PM : Birmingham City (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Apr 29 2017 3:00PM : Blackburn Rovers (a)
Sky Bet Championship
May 7 2017 12:00PM : Brighton & Hove Albion (H)
Sky Bet Championship

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Pride of Lions311
2.JuanPabloAngel302
3.sirdennis219
4.Silhillvilla176
5.The Fear175
6.HeathfieldRoad1874152
7.Melon Donkey147
8.kefkat125
9.Sasquatch122
10.BBJ90
Write for Vital Football