Vital Football

Latest Aston Villa News

Galway Honour Deacy

Galway Honour Deacy

The home of Galway United, Terryland Park, is to be renamed Deacy Park in honour of the late Eamonn Deacy.

The 1981 winner played for Galway United after leaving B6 and apparently the land used to build Terryland Park was actually brought from the Deacy family back in the 1930s.

Speaking to the Birmingham Mail Eamonn's brother Don said of the honour:

'Hopefully, most of his former mates with Aston Villa will be able to come over for what should be a great day.'

The renaming ceremony will take place later in the year.

For those who missed it previously, Ken McNaught paid a glowing tribute with some good memories to his former colleague - Click Here.

Vital Villa on: facebook

Vital Villa on: twitter

Join Vital Villa

It's easy to REGISTER, simply click the link and enjoy getting involved!



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

Writer:Mike Field
Date:Saturday April 7 2012
Time: 7:58PM

Comments

0
This is great news for Galway, one of our sons , hopefully Galway United will once again be able to grace the Deacy turf ,,,,,19
paul muldrew
07/04/2012 22:22:00
0
What a nice thought of Galway United of remembering Eamonn this way. Respect.
Pride of Lions
08/04/2012 02:46:00
0
Nice touch that.
The Fear
08/04/2012 10:57:00
0
I was lucky enough to be entertained by clients in the 1874 suite for the Chelsea game and Eamonn's wife and kids were there as guests with Tony Morley. Good on Galway.. one of our famous 14
krfeskivilla
08/04/2012 13:26:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Recent Aston Villa Articles

HK - Villa Miss Out In Final

Aston Villa's youngsters made it to the final of this year's Hong Kong Soccer Sevens tournament but lost out to Leicester City in the final game.

De Laet Set For Pre Season Return

Fullback Ritchie De Laet has confirmed that he's on course for a pre season return to training following his nightmare 2016/17 season.

Top Championship Google Searches 2016/17

Newcastle United topped Google searches for 2016/17 with Aston Villa following in second place, but which other clubs featured in the top ten.

HK - Villa Top Soccer Sevens Group

Aston Villa's results on the first day of the Hong Kong Soccer Sevens saw them finish on top of Group C.

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)

I'm all out of questions at the moment
Suggested By:
You can suggest one36%
if you want to!64%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
C Newcastle 46 29 7 10 94 45
P Brighton 46 28 9 9 93 34
3 Reading 46 26 7 13 85 4
4 Sheff Wed 46 24 9 13 81 15
5 Huddersfield 46 25 6 15 81 -2
6 Fulham 46 22 14 10 80 28
7 Leeds Utd 46 22 9 15 75 14
8 Norwich 46 20 10 16 70 16
9 Derby County 46 18 13 15 67 4
10 Brentford 46 18 10 18 64 10
11 Preston 46 16 14 16 62 1
12 Cardiff 46 17 11 18 62 -1
13 Aston Villa 46 16 14 16 62 -1
14 Barnsley 46 15 13 18 58 -3
15 Wolves 46 16 10 20 58 -4
16 Ipswich 46 13 16 17 55 -10
17 Bristol City 46 15 9 22 54 -6
18 Q.P.R. 46 15 8 23 53 -14
19 Birmingham 46 13 14 19 53 -19
20 Burton 46 13 13 20 52 -14
21 Forest 46 14 9 23 51 -10
R Blackburn 46 12 15 19 51 -12
R Wigan 46 10 12 24 42 -17
R Rotherham 46 5 8 33 23 -58
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Blog: Monaco GP Report
Latest Vital Boxing News
In Victory Groves Remembers the Vanquished
Write for Vital Football

Recent Aston Villa Results (view all)

Aston Villa Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.JuanPabloAngel388
2.The Fear382
3.sirdennis255
4.BBJ220
5.Pride of Lions218
6.villasince67185
7.col8178
8.Silhillvilla164
9.BodyButter147
10.kefkat142
The Vital Football Members League