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The Villa Times - 21/06/2012

The Villa Times - 21/06/2012

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Transfer talk: Stephen Ireland Linked To QPR Now!

And: Villa After Another Ruddy Keeper?!?

Brad Guzan to be tempted back? See: Brad Guzan To Be Tempted Back To Villa?

Paul Lambert has said he is excited by the prospect of pre season at the Villa and he can't wait for it to get going. Speaking to the Official Site after the fixtures were announced yesterday, Lambert said he couldn't wait for the season to kick off against West Ham, and now he just wants the lads back in so preparations can begin. He also continued to wax lyrical about the fans and the opportunity that he has at Villa Park: Lambert Relishing Pre Season

Barry Bannan has said that the players share the positivity and optimism that has invaded fans since the appointment of Paul Lambert. Speaking to the Official Site Bannan said he was personally very impressed with the new gaffer after meeting him at the kit launch and listening to him talk about his aims for the club, and he knows others are looking forward to pre season starting with some hope for a good campaign. Full article: Players Share Fans Optimism

The Daily Mail say that Villa are trying to sign Norwich keeper John Ruddy. The paper says that 36 year old 'has suffered with injuries and loss of form in recent seasons.' Has he? He did have injuries yes, but his form seemed fine to me!!!??? lol Article: Villa After Another Ruddy Keeper?!?

Poll results (and images) re: the new home and away kit: Thumbs Up To Home & Away Kit By Majority

The Birmingham Post repeat that Jean II Makoun will get a fresh chance at Villa when he returns for pre-season training next month.

North stand screen comes back and a trial smoking area also: North Stand Screen Returns - Now What To Moan At?

Darrent Bent has told he thinks that Stephen Ireland is the best player at Villa. The mercurial 25-year-old player has 2 years left on his current deal which saw James Milner move to Man City.... Full article and quotes: Bent Hails Ireland As Best Footballer At Villa

Hercs spoof goings on in the dressing room at the introduction of our new manager..@VillasHerc in the Dressing Room - Lambert's Lions

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