Vital Football

Latest Aston Villa News

Unbelievable Dream Fulfilled

Unbelievable Dream Fulfilled

Marc 'Albie' Albrighton has spoken of his pride and delight at scoring at the hallowed Holte End of Villa Park.

Speaking on the Official Site after the excitement and disappointment of the Manchester United game, Albie certainly didn't mind talking about grabbing a goal at the Holte End as he described it as a lifelong dream come true.

'It was an unbelievable feeling. It's something I've wanted to do all my life and I've achieved it against non other than Manchester United'

His obvious delight is hard to ignore, but we do seem to have a crop of young players who are keeping their heads regardless of the occasion and Albie is no different as he then talks about mixed feelings from the game, and disappointment and annoyance that he didn't convert the other chances he had during the match, because simply if he had we would've won the game.

'I had a couple of good chances. One took a deflection, and I should've done better with the header. To score makes up for it in a way but on the other hand it's ultimately cost us because we could have won the game if I'd put those away.'

Good levelled headed response, and again plenty he can learn from. He'll definitely remember the highs, out playing United, being one of the best performers on the day and grabbing his goal at the Holte End, but what will drive him is the disappointment he feels at wasting chances knowing they could've made the end result completely different.

He'll be high on confidence, and whilst he's still going to have his bad days as he finds consistency, he doesn't strike me as the kind of lad who wants to get used to disappointment. If he can channel that, along with the other younger lads, we will definitely have a golden generation on our hands.

Vital Villa on: facebook

Vital Villa on: twitter

Join The Vital Debate



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

Writer:Mike Field
Date:Wednesday November 17 2010
Time: 8:00AM

Comments

0
Peter Withe and Gary Shaw ......... starts daydreaming.
chocolate teapot
17/11/2010 11:02:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Aston Villa Articles

Veretout Completes Fiorentina Move

Jordan Veretout yesterday completed his move to Italian Serie A side Fiorentina bringing an end to speculation about his future.

Tamworth To Feature A Stronger Squad?

With the cancellation of Tuesday evening's friendly against Arminia Bielefeld owing to adverse weather, Steve Bruce may now send a few seniors to Friday evening's Tamworth friendly.

AVFC Away Consultation Group Update

Update on the away consultation meeting.

Clearout Time At Aston Villa. McCormack Edges Towards Exit?

It's clearout time, hopefully, as this bloated squad is rounded down to the players Bruce wants to use this season coming.

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
JuanPablo Angel
no email
Profile
Glensider
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Ross McCormack?
Suggested By: JP Fear
I'd rather him sold58%
I'd rather he got back to his best for us41%
Unsure1%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Cosworth to return to Formula One?
Latest Vital Boxing News
Katie Taylor Makes US Debut on Saturday
Write for Vital Football

Recent Aston Villa Results (view all)

Aston Villa Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.The Fear412
2.col8329
3.sirdennis256
4.JuanPabloAngel255
5.Pride of Lions251
6.mike_field206
7.DeanoVilla192
8.1958Villan150
9.Fulford147
10.HeathfieldRoad1874145
The Vital Football Members League