Aston Villa - Youth Cup Final News and Other Bits
UK time is: 15:21:47
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Youth Cup Final News and Other Bits

Villa have confirmed the details for the FA Youth Cup Final clashes against Chelsea.

The Final is two legged and the first game takes place at Villa Park on April 29th. Kick off is 7.30pm.

The second leg at Stamford Bridge will take place on May 4th, with a 7.45pm kick off.

The club are running coach travel for the away leg and it will depart at 3.30pm on the day. Tickets are a flat rate 17 but unfortunately there are no disabled facilities available. To book call 0800 612 0970.

Villa booked their place in the final thanks to a good win over Newcastle in the two legs of the Semi and again Benjamin Siegrist took plenty of plaudits for his performances.

It was a stranger day than most for the young goalkeeper as his mum was due to fly over to watch him in the semi final clash at Newcastle, but with the volcano and planes being grounded it was impossible for her to fly over.

Instead she did the following in the words of Siegrist:

'She decided to go by train from Basel - my home town in Switzerland - to Paris first, then from Paris to London and from London up to Newcastle.'

All in she left at 6pm on Thursday and made it to St James' Park at 6pm on Friday, barely an hour before kick off.

If Benji shows half the commitment and determination of his mum and applies it to his career, I'd bet we'll see the lad in the first team in a few short years!

Full quotes on the Official Site

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:Monday April 19 2010

Time: 4:24PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Come on me babbies. Looking forward to the 1st Leg but will probably have to miss out on the 2nd.
voiceoftheholte
Report Abuse
20/04/2010 14:53:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Aston Villa Articles

New Duo Give Interviews (Saturday August 1 2015)

Sherwood Delighted With Villa Rebuild (Saturday August 1 2015)

Baker Signs Four Year Deal (Friday July 31 2015)

Lescott Now Linked? (Friday July 31 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 78
2. Bonker 30
3. ClivetheVillan 26
4. Fulford 21
5. gooser76 15
6. SherlockGT 15
7. glensider 13
8. jcm19760 13
9. Stephen Jay Hawkings 13
10. The Fear 13

League Results (view all)

Latest Results

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. AFC Bournemouth 0 0 0 0 +0 0
2. Arsenal 0 0 0 0 +0 0
3. Aston Villa 0 0 0 0 +0 0
4. Chelsea 0 0 0 0 +0 0
5. Crystal Palace 0 0 0 0 +0 0
6. Everton 0 0 0 0 +0 0
7. Leicester City 0 0 0 0 +0 0

Aston Villa Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Community Shield - Team News
Chelsea : 02/08/2015 14:07:01
Team News: Arsenal vs Chelsea - Striker Out
Arsenal : 02/08/2015 14:07:00
Mbokani Posts Teaser
Norwich : 02/08/2015 13:59:00
Twenty More years for Mourinho!
Chelsea : 02/08/2015 13:10:01
Is This Afternoon a Game Too Far?
West Ham : 02/08/2015 13:01:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Our transfer business so far?
Suggested By:  JP Fear
Great 89%
Ok 9%
Average 0%
Not good 1%