Writer: J P Fear
Date:Thursday July 26 2012
Unoial Villa News...
Tom Hanks meets the team/manager etc during the USA tour: Tom Hanks Watches Villa + Celeb Villa Fan List
Villa win on penalties, stats: Portland Timbers 2 - Aston Villa 2
If you have a spare quid: Vital Villa Acorns Challenge !
Details of Villa`s business networking club: Villa Networking Club
Press talk for 26/07/2012 player rumour wise: Click Here
It's being reported by Sky Sports that Villa are interested in 22 year old Aaron Cresswell. See: Aaron Creswell Wanted By Lambert?
Jewell wants to keep Cresswell... Villa Have Enquired About Aaron Cresswell
Reproduced with kind permission from Joseph Gallivan, originally posted: www.portlandtimbers.com... "I grew up a mile from Villa Park. Age five I remember hearing from my backyard the roar of the Holte End when a goal went in, and the songs of 10,000 throats in a crowd of 40,000. After a match, men and boys streamed up our road heading home. They grabbed dinner at fish and chip shops, and copies of the Sports Argus, a pink paper that hit the newsstand half an hour after the final whistle." Article: A Villan In Exile In Portland...
Our second string were narrowly defeated in last night's visit to St George's Lane, the home of Worcester Sauce, sorry City. Full article: Youngsters Narrowly Defeated
As The Jam once sang, this is a modern world! Twitter rules for PL players: Click Here
We signed off earlier this morning with a 5-4 victory over Portland Timbers taking a 100% record with us from the States, and Paul Lambert said he was proud of the team for their efforts. Speaking to the Official Site Lambert said he did have issues with our overall performance against Timbers, but on balance he was very pleased with the application of the players whilst on tour: Lambert Proud Of US Tour Efforts
I`ll be straight up and honest - I don`t know much about the players we saw at Worcester on Tuesday night. There was a time I would have - I`d have know my Issac Nkubi and David Curtolo from my Daniel Devine and Mason Watkins-Clark. Despite that, the promise of going to watch Villa play on a hot summer evening after work was a good one - so of I went to St. Georges Lane to take in Aston Villa`s 'Development Squad` against the first team of Worcester City, who are in the Blue Square North league. See: A Match Report From Worcester (Sort of…)
A few pre-season images as below. Feel free to click on the images and do a tiny donation to Vital Villa Acorns Challenge.. just a quid will do so nicely!....A Few Glow In The Dark Pre-Season Images
As the title says really: The AVFC Press Transfer Links List Updated!
Karl Court, the former General Secretary of the Former Players' Association has passed on the great news that Stan is in remission. See: Petrov In Remission - Official
Previous Villa Times: The Villa Times - 24/07/2012
Thought for the day: "A dyslexic man walks into a bra.."
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Date:Thursday July 26 2012
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