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Capello Snubs Villa (SPOOF)

Capello Snubs Villa (SPOOF)

SSN sources understand that after highly confidential and protracted discussions with Aston Villa's billionaire owner Randy Lerner regarding the vacant managerial position, Fabio Capello has declined to proceed further. Speculation had been fuelled by the reported sighting of Lerner's private plane landing in a remote airport in Greenland.....erm sorry Greendale.

Saucers close to Capello's assistant and close confidante have stated that a number of concerns had led to Capello terminating his interest. His assistant has reportedly said that the transfer budget available was deemed insufficient to rebuild an ailing squad being quoted as saying 'the kitty on offer just wasn't big enough.' Capello had also reportedly encountered problems securing his release from his current contract.

Apparently investors in his current employer's corporation had threatened to withdraw their longstanding investment if he breached his contract. The BBC were concerned this would lead to them losing some of their remaining sporting rights, such as Happy Hippo and Twister Grand Finals, to Sky. A source close to the club also revealed that they also had a number of reservations about Capello's plans, most notably regarding his trusted managerial team. In particular there had been a misunderstanding about the role of his assistant known as 'The Cat'. Apparently the club were labouring under the misconception that he had been given this nickname due to his reputation as a high class goalkeeping coach. concerns were raised when it was revealed that he had received this nickname due to his propensity to stay out all night and sleep all day.

Due to the recent late night shenanigans of players it was felt that this would be an ill advised appointment. The source close to the club was later revealed to be Gergioiu Kebabeatari of the nearby Aston Fish Stories Bar. Stories were escalating about player unrest at the potential appointment. In particular star striker Darren Bent was said to be disgruntled at losing his mantle as 'The Mail Man'. The award winning groundsman was also said to be concerned about the possibility of Capello's assitant burying hos own excrement under the pristine Villa Park pitch. Even the club's mascot and highly renowned journalist on Vital Villa, Hercs, was said to be disgruntled, reportedly fuming 'There's only room for o one Big Cat round here'.

The final straw was said to be mounting opposition to the possible appointment on internet fan forums. A campaign, led by site Vital Villa stated that after the previous incumbent, a Ginger Tom known as Eck, this appointment would unacceptable to fans. The campaign is being driven under the slogan 'IT'S NOT WHERE YOU COME FROM IT'S WHAT YOU WILL DELIVER'. Another Scoop.....a poop from SSN.

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Writer:Rowley Villa
Date:Monday May 21 2012
Time: 10:26AM


not happy with the press then Rowley!? lol Decided to front page in the end!
The Fear
21/05/2012 10:28:00
You've got to smile.............
Pride of Lions
21/05/2012 10:53:00
Just to officially confirm, I have no wish to be considered for the Villa position...
21/05/2012 11:55:00
Yes cheers The Fear. It was definitely a take on lazy media reporting, particlularly SSN which makes out it is the fountain of all knowledge. It was certainly not meant to cause hysteria. Finally apologies for some of the typos, that I found after submitting. My only, rather inadequate excuse, was that my 4 year old daughter decided she wanted attention. Mind you she did ask me who the pictures of the men on the wall of the studywere. Never one to miss an opportunity to educate in the ways of claret and blue I duly informed her that they were Brian Little and Paul McGrath (God).
Rowley Villa
21/05/2012 12:28:00
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