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Stan's In Remission!

According to the Sunday Mail, Stiliyan Petrov has entered remission in his battle against Leukaemia.

The news has broke from the most unlikely of sources, former Dossier Sexing Spin Doctor Alistair Campbell, revealed the news whilst talking about fundraising for the Leukaemia charity he is chairman of, as Campbell is apparently also going to take part and join our Masseurs Andrew Smith and Alex Butler as they cycle from Celtic Park To Villa Park.

Campbell said:

'Stan is an amazing guy. He is in remission now. People who go through this want to help others, and he is absolutely that type of character.'

Professor Chris Bunce, research director at Leukaemia and Lymphoma Research added:

'His remissions is a fantastic first step towards what we all hope will be a full recovery. He is clearly aware that this is a necessary step along the road, but that there is still danger the disease has not fully gone away. Most patients achieve a remission, some regrettably go on to relapse. Stiliyan is aware of this in the way he speaks about where he is now. He will be monitored very closely and should it come back there will most likely be further treatment options available.'

Great news and news that I'm sure will be welcomed by everyone.

Stan Banner

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Writer: Mike Field Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Sunday July 15 2012

Time: 4:27PM

Your Comments

Fantastic news, so happy for him, hope he's at Villa Park this coming season for a 19th minute ovation!
Stephen Jay Hawkings
great news, keep those positive vibes stan.
68 villain
spurs fan in peace but just wanted to comment how pleased i am for him and how fantastic u guys were to him when he returned to watch the game against Chelsea i believe. he is a top professional an been an excellent leader for u guys and will hopeully continue to be so in the near future.
BrooksySpurs
Wonderful news. Keep it going our Stan.
Thomas Holte
Brilliant, keep going Stan
AntonVilla
Joyous news.
The Fear
Excellent news, wishing him well and continuing recovery
rojo2010
Awesome news, nice one Stan!!!
Charizma
Great news. Hope he makes a full recovery and puts this ******** disease behind him.
fifthcolumnblue
We will continue to let him know that we are supporting him. Fight the fight stan. The 19th minute.
voiceoftheholte
Brilliant news
DoLpHiNaToR
Keep it going Stan, nearly home.
Windy Villain
great news. will be a long time before he's in the clear but hopefully we can help to keep him positive by showing our support with the 19th minute applause
AVbornandbred
Terrific new Stan.... keep on fighting.... we are all supporting you in this battle
Fatloser
Fantastic. Keep fighting, Stan, we're with you all the way.
Madirish
Come on!!!!!!
koolbill
result.
wittonwisdom
Good news, keep up the fight Stan, the 19th minute!!!
marcobavfc
Brilliant news, I wish Stan and his family all the best
AdzVilla11
Brilliant! Keep going Stan!
callum_ws
Great news, keep it up Stan..... NAIL IT!
Pride of Lions
Heck yes! Keep fighting Stan!
tasso10
Really good to hear, there is only one Stan the Man!!
CLIVETHEVILLAN
Brilliant news for the family too.
col8
He will be back next jan, it will be like a new signing!
Gruck
Great news, keep it up Stan. Top marks to the fans of other clubs for your kind words - nice to see there are still some good people in the world.
teale's tash
Great news, we all know you can fully beat this Stan. Keep it up. Can't wait to see you pull that claret and blue short on again. UTV. The 19th minute.
Adam Deuce
Good news, but he's probably still got a long way to go. Even if we never see Petrov in villa colours again he'll always be one of the best players the club has had in the EPL era.
VillaWillRiseAgain
Get well soon Stan. We're all with you.
onlyteaminthemids
 

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