Vital Football

Latest Aston Villa News

Villa Progress In Soccer Sevens

Villa Progress In Soccer Sevens


With all this manager malarky you could be forgiven for forgetting that their was some football today. The Hong Kong Soccer Sevens returned in style, and so did our youngsters!

Academy and Reserve starlets Siegrist, Nelson-Addy, Caira, Cameron, Johnson, Barton, Taylor, Grealish, Lewis and Webb kicked off their group stage games this afternoon and secured us an expected qualification to the final 8 stage.

Doesn't matter how far you travel, football remains local and we now face Leicester City in the quarter finals of the tournament after finishing in second place in Group D with two wins and a loss from the opening three games.

Daniel Johnson and Connor Taylor take the plaudits for today's action with both of them scoring twice as we beat Hong Kong FC 2-1 and HKFA Dragons 3-1.

Typically Newcastle pipped us 1-0 in the other group game.

The Leicester clash takes place on Sunday and kicks off (British time) at 4.50am.

For a fuller match report from today's games please 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 May 19 2012
Time: 7:36PM

Comments

0
Good news i see,call me stupid are we in Hong Kong or do they move it about?
jasevilla
19/05/2012 21:25:00
0
Stooopid! lol Yeah Jase they are over in Hong Kong mate, hence the non friendly UK times of the games. We normally do reasonably well with quarters and semi's but off the top of my head can't remember when we won it last actually.
mike_field
19/05/2012 21:35:00
0
Come on you Young Lions.....
Pride of Lions
19/05/2012 22:11:00
0
Mike, we won it in 2008 and 2010. Barry Bannan was player of the tournament in 2008.
Madirish
20/05/2012 00:12:00
0
I thank you Madirish! Sounds like it's our year then - 2012! lol
mike_field
20/05/2012 00:26:00
0
Just won the QF - into the semis at 9am our time.
ASPINALL
20/05/2012 07:10:00
0
@AVFCOfficial: Villa 1-0 Rangers - FT - Villa are through to the final of the Hong Kong International Soccer Sevens! #AVFC #HKSoccer7s
ASPINALL
20/05/2012 10:25:00
0
@AVFCOfficial: FT - Villa 1-2 Newcastle - Newcastle are the Hong Kong International Soccer Sevens champions 2012. #AVFC #HKSoccer7s
ASPINALL
20/05/2012 12:55:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Adams Turns Professional

Recent Aston Villa Articles

99.9% + 95% + 51% Aston Villa % Transfer Talk

Transfer talk for Aston Villa on 24/01/2017 with the owner giving us percentage talk on the deals!

The Vital Villa Man Of The Match - PNE

Our latest man of the match votes, this time the 2-2 v Preston North End.

What Can The Matter Be Ross?

Well this was a little bit of an unexpected turn of events over the weekend...Ross McCormack, a locked gate and disciplinary issues.

Bruce Gives Preston Thoughts

Manager Steve Bruce has mixed reactions following our two all draw with Preston North End last weekend.

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
Villa_Grizzly
no email
Profile
Turkish Penguin
no email
Profile
Glensider
no email
Profile
Chris Heath
no email
Profile
M Calucar
no email
Profile
JuanPablo Angel
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Vital Villa Player Of January
Suggested By: JP Fear
Tshibola5%
Baker10%
Adomha10%
Jedinak2%
Chester51%
Amavi0%
Grealish0%
Agbonlahor10%
Bacuna5%
Other2%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Newcastle 27 19 1 7 58 33
2 Brighton 26 17 6 3 57 24
3 Huddersfield 27 15 4 8 49 2
4 Leeds Utd 27 15 3 9 48 10
5 Reading 26 14 4 8 46 2
6 Sheff Wed 27 13 6 8 45 5
7 Derby County 27 12 7 8 43 6
8 Barnsley 27 12 5 10 41 5
9 Fulham 26 10 10 6 40 13
10 Norwich 27 12 4 11 40 5
11 Preston 27 11 7 9 40 3
12 Birmingham 27 9 10 8 37 -5
13 Aston Villa 27 8 12 7 36 1
14 Ipswich 27 9 7 11 34 -5
15 Brentford 27 9 6 12 33 -1
16 Cardiff 26 9 6 11 33 -9
17 Q.P.R. 27 9 6 12 33 -11
18 Wolves 27 8 8 11 32 -3
19 Forest 27 8 6 13 30 -7
20 Bristol City 27 8 3 16 27 -4
21 Wigan 27 6 7 14 25 -8
22 Burton 27 6 7 14 25 -11
23 Blackburn 27 6 7 14 25 -12
24 Rotherham 27 4 4 19 16 -33
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
F1 is what I love to do says Massa
Latest Vital Boxing News
Adams Turns Professional
Vital Football Comment

Recent Aston Villa Results (view all)

Aston Villa Fixtures (view all)

Jan 28 2017 3:00PM : Bristol City (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Jan 31 2017 7:45PM : Brentford (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 4 2017 5:30PM : Nottingham Forest (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 11 2017 3:00PM : Ipswich Town (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 14 2017 7:45PM : Barnsley (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 20 2017 8:00PM : Newcastle United (a)
Sky Bet Championship

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.The Fear541
2.JuanPabloAngel342
3.Silhillvilla330
4.Fulford301
5.sirdennis294
6.Villan57222
7.BodyButter176
8.Melon Donkey171
9.villasince67136
10.danvilla2130
Write for Vital Football