UK time is: 15:15:53
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Villa v Chelsea FA Cup Semi Predictions & Prayers!


Wemberlee
Wemberlee
We're the famous Aston Villa
And we're going to Wemberlee!

Lawro says Chelsea will win the FA Cup semi final tomorrow (stupid kick off time of 5pm) but not by the 7-1 margin they won the last encounter with the Villa boys!

This time the BBC pundit says 2-1 to Chelsea.

FA CUP SEMI-FINAL

'For a start, I don't think the fact that Chelsea thrashed Villa 7-1 the other week will have any impact at all on this match. It is a completely different day and an FA Cup semi-final at Wembley is always a one-off, any-side-can-win-it situation. In semi-finals even the most experienced of players can get jittery and succumb to nerves, and you can never quite predict who will cope with the occasion best. I do fancy Chelsea, but it will be a tight match.'

He added, 'It will be interesting to see how Villa play tactically. I guess they will allow Chelsea plenty of room, sit back, and look to hit them on the break - that is probably when you see the best of Villa.'

BBC preview: Click Here

Mystic Mug says he'll never bet against our boys at Wembley and says 1-0 in the 5th minute of injury time in off the backside of Emile Heskey!

I'll be on Five Live tomorrow at around 8:15am v a Chelsea fan!

A Villa Prayer: Click Here

Hercs in the dressing room pre-Wembley: Click Here
Last poll results: Majority Would Take FA Cup Over 4th or WC Win

MON preview: www.avfc.co.uk where the Villa boss says 'The players are looking forward to the game and have been for some time. They want to get back there again for the third time this season. And, of course, Chelsea stand in the way.' Adding 'The game against Chelsea won't be easy but the players are ready - they are ready to go. They certainly got some lost confidence back from winning against Bolton - and not conceding a goal obviously helped as well too. We know how difficult the task is ahead of us but we're ready for it.'

By Paul Brown: FA Cup delight is something that has eluded Martin O'Neill in his long and illustrious career but the boss is not interested in personal glory - insisting he would be more thrilled for the players and the fans if Villa could reach the showpiece with a win over Chelsea. article: www.avfc.co.uk


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: J P Fear Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday April 9 2010

Time: 4:52PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
UTV
Tr1dent
Report Abuse
09/04/2010 18:13:00

going down for the day out, the beer and to support the boys ,anything else is a bonus! come on you villa boys!
goodb_2
Report Abuse
09/04/2010 20:47:00

Fear, the new face of radio, shame i will be shopping in the morning. Looking forward to the game tomorrow late afternoon, UTV
leerj0
Report Abuse
09/04/2010 21:05:00

I aim to enjoy the day and hopefully a win! Come on you lions!!!
Bobby Norman
Report Abuse
10/04/2010 02:06:00

I know we can beat them...COME ON VILLA !
MASON_PARKER
Report Abuse
10/04/2010 09:41:00

Good luck Villa. Get that game out of your hair and give them what for.
SFC Forever
Report Abuse
10/04/2010 11:23:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Aston Villa Articles

Audio - Sherwood Previewing Newcastle (Friday February 27 2015)

Sherwood Backs Benteke (Friday February 27 2015)

Sherwood Targets Six Wins (Thursday February 26 2015)

Pre Newcastle Injury News for Villa (Thursday February 26 2015)

Sherwood's Youth Focus Already Changing (Thursday February 26 2015)

Sanchez Looking To Kick On (Thursday February 26 2015)

WOW - Takeover 248 Happening Now! (Tuesday February 24 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. The Fear 801
2. Pride of Lions 777
3. ClivetheVillan 674
4. thefacehead 464
5. Freeman14 395
6. sirdennis 370
7. kefkat 358
8. Villan Of The North 264
9. Green Tea 262
10. Villan57 261

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
14. WBA 26 6 9 11 -10 27
15. Hull City 26 6 8 12 -10 26
16. Sunderland 26 4 13 9 -14 25
17. Q.P.R. 26 6 4 16 -18 22
18. Burnley 26 4 10 12 -19 22
19. Aston Villa 26 5 7 14 -23 22
20. Leicester City 26 4 6 16 -18 18

Breaking League News

Pulis On Foster & Anichebe
WBA : 27/02/2015 14:52:00
Southampton - Battle Of The Goalkeepers
WBA : 27/02/2015 14:37:00
Stoke v Hull (Team News)
Hull City : 27/02/2015 14:28:00
West Ham v Palace (Team News)
Crystal Palace : 27/02/2015 14:18:00
Albion Onus Is On Us - Davis
Southampton : 27/02/2015 14:05:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Aston Villa v Newcastle (away) will:
Suggested By:  Mystic Mug
Win 41%
Lose 36%
Draw 22%