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AVFC Transfer Talk. Russian Striker Linked

AVFC Transfer Talk.  Russian Striker Linked

Just a little transfer snippet I saw on

28-year-old Pavel Pogrebnyak is apparently keen to stay in England and is now a free agent having left VfB Stuttgart.

He was on-loan at Fulham for part of last season and scored 6 goals in 12 games.

Villa and Reading are said to be vying for his signature along with Fulham.

Pogrebnyak told Sport-Express: 'After three or four months, I feel that I have found my place in England and I want to play in this league. I feel great desire and strength inside me and my age will not work against me. We couldn't agree anything with Fulham so far, but I hope everything will be alright. If I don't play for Fulham, I hope to find another team."

Wiki: Click Here

His strike rate for VfB Stuttgart looks a bit average? Just over 1 in 4 ... 68 games, 15 goals.

He has 8 goals in 32 games for Russia.

He knows where the net is and can strike a ball! Go to 60 seconds:

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So far we have:

Lambert on players and ambitions: Lambert Looking For 5 Players With £20m Funds? and some exits: Villa Squad To Be Shaken Up - Players To Leave

AVFC Summer transfer talk thread: Click Here

Signed: Brett Holman


31 year old Norwich striker Grant Holt: Click Here
Grant Holt again: Allan Evans Says Yes To Holte But KEEP Bent! and... Holt would cost £6million: Click Here and again Click Here

Maybe not Holt: Lambert Looking For 5 Players With £20m Funds?

Burnley striker Jay Rodriguez: Click Here

Liam Bridcutt preferring Reading over Villa: Click Here

Wigan`s Victor Moses: Click Here


CORRECT: Brad Guzan leaving: Villa Transfer Talk - One Keeper In, One Out? and again: Click Here

Carlos Cuellar to Valencia: Click Here

Gabby Agbonlahor to Sunderland: Click Here
Gabby again: Gabby Agbonlahor Again Linked To Sunderland

James Collins to Swansea for £5million: Almost An Entire Villa Defense To Be Sold?
James Collins would have to half wages to move to Swansea: Aston Villa Press Transfer Talk.. Collins No Go?

Richard Dunne to Sunderland: Click Here

Stephen Warnock to Sunderland: click here
Stephen Warnock to Sunderland for £2.5million: Almost An Entire Villa Defense To Be Sold?

Shay Given to QPR: Click Here

Stephen Ireland to the New York Red Bulls: Click Here
Stephen Ireland not going: Click Here

Talks are on hold until the summer for Brad Guzan, Emile Heskey and Carlos Cuellar: Click Here All gone

Gabby wants Emile Heskey to stay: Click Here Gone

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

Writer:J P Fear
Date:Thursday June 7 2012
Time: 4:27PM


Not sure about this guy. Ok he's on a free, but I'd prefer Holt for 4m. At least he's done it through a full season.
Pride of Lions
07/06/2012 16:33:00
I'd take him on a free, would be a better option than the Fonz and definitely can't be worse than Heskey.
07/06/2012 16:37:00
I've heard that the Russkie is inconsistent, a bit like John Carew if you will so no I'd pass on this one.
Green Villan
07/06/2012 16:46:00
I'm surprised Rodallega's name hasn't been thrown round in the media, he'd be a great free buy.
07/06/2012 16:54:00
Rodallega's a free agent now isn't he? With Green on Pavel though, seemed to have a purple patch and then disappeared. Daft as it sounds, I'd rather us move for somebody like Dempsey if we are going for somebody of that more options.
07/06/2012 17:05:00
good shout Hippo.
The Fear
07/06/2012 17:19:00
Just another person for the wage bill, no. I think young talents such as Adam Hlousek or Franck Tabanou would be ideal.
Avfc94 we do
07/06/2012 17:46:00
Interesting 'frees' about...It would depend very much on wages..which rules out the likes of Boswinga and Kalou I reckon..Rodallega, Pavel, Guthrie, Murphy would be worth having a look at...Need a 2nd keeper..Green, Gordon, Kusack (imagine they would all want to be number one though)..Point is there does seem to be a LOT of very useful possible acquisitions on Bosmans this Summer (Heskey? lol)
07/06/2012 18:03:00
Just read the premier league managers voted Pa***** Cisse the best value deal of the year. Credit to the scout - Id never heard of him. I would like the next Pa***** Cisse to join Villa please. I expect Lambert to arrange this. That is all. :p
07/06/2012 18:14:00
rodallega, diame, scharner, saha, nelsen, Guthrie, owen, hargreaves, murphy klasnic there just some of the bosmans available released by prem clubs and if on reasonable wages would help fill out our squad.
Bobs Villa
07/06/2012 18:24:00
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