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Fear Talks To The Liverpool Daily Post!

Fear Talks To The Liverpool Daily Post!


I`ve done an interview for the Liverpool Daily Post:

What's the verdict on Gerard Houllier as Villa manager?

I think he was met largely with a shrug from the majority of fans... then came the split! Those of us willing to support and give him a chance and those who have already made up his mind he is too old, too passed it or for some, too French! Only time will tell, it seemed a strange one at his age but then, looking at his record, he is the most qualified Villa manager we`ve ever had. Tough act to follow with Martin O`Neill (bafflingly for me) still so popular with some.

What style of football has he got you playing?

To be fair, it is difficult to get a style going when you`ve not had time to bring in your own players AND when you end up with 8 first teamers out injured or sick. Even a great kid like Marc Albrighton (watch him over the years, he is a star) is now out due to an appendix problem! I personally think he has tried to get us passing the ball more, the long ball isn`t as often used but that seems to have confused some of our players who aren`t used to the ball on the floor (ouch, I`ll get slated by some for that). Again, style will follow, at the moment with bad luck (and a couple of bad performances) we just need to pick up points.

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Writer:J P Fear
Date:Monday December 6 2010
Time: 10:24AM

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Birmingham Mail: Former Liverpool target Luke Young has challenged Villa to show a "No Fear" approach at Anfield tonight. As i understand it, Jonathan wont be making the trip to anfield ;-)
reza
06/12/2010 11:38:00
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Tut tut.......Houllier may be considered to be PAST it. Not passed it.....his days of passing a ball a la Bannan are long gone!!!!
deano.avfc
06/12/2010 12:37:00
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probably still be better than Pires though deano ... :)
victort
06/12/2010 12:46:00
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aye, all about opinions Holte End Hero. My opinions change by the hour mate, so if you don't agree now, just wait, we'll match at some point!
The Fear
06/12/2010 16:24:00
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