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The Villa Times - 08/08/2012

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Paul Lambert confirms that Alan Hutton will be heading outward: Transfer Talk Including Hutton Looking At Exit

Paul Lambert has said that he's not afraid of the history of the club and whilst our new signings might not be household names, he believes in what they add to our team. Speaking to the Scottish Sunday Mail, our gaffer said of our expectations, our history, and the type of player he has added to the team: Lambert Believes In Our New Boys
Club shop closed Aug 12th for the Charity Shield: Club Shop Closed Sunday - Surely A Conspiracy

Sheriff Kimbo has brought back his world famous Week In Villa series. What? It is world famous! Fine, whatever, just read on... Click Here

Video: AVFC Masseurs 'Pedal for Petrov' Training (VIDEO)

Villa's youngsters have finished third in the U19 Fitland Talent Cup. Villa topped their group in the Dutch competition held at Fortuna Sittard, before losing a penalty shoot out in the semi finals, meaning we faced IFK Goteborg in the play off match, which we won 1-0. Full details: Third Place Finish In Fitland Talent Cup

Dan Harrison: Fabian Delph admits it is a bitter blow to lose Gabby Agbonlahor for the start of the season - but has backed the striker to come back firing on all cylinders. Delph issued a message of support to the Erdington-born ace, who will miss the first few weeks of the campaign after injuring his knee during Villa's tour of the USA. Article: Click Here

Dan Harrison: Wilfred Bouma has backed Villa's three imports from the Dutch league to cope with the quicker tempo of the English top-flight. Full article:

Never tire of headlines like that, but I am easily pleased. Shay Given has said Benjamin Siegrist would benefit from a good loan spell this season. Speaking to the E&S Given said that Benji was ripe for some first team action now, and a spell on loan would do him no harm at all in his development. Full article: It's A Given Benji Needs A Loan

Freddy Bouma has opened the official site's new Q&A series 'Cult Heroes' by answering the questions of the fans. Just a few to start you off.... Bouma's Cult Heroes Opener

Despite the defeat, Paul Lambert has said the signs are good for Ron Vlaar and Ciaran Clark as a centre half pairing. Speaking to the Official Site, Lambert heaped praise on Clark for his attitude and the way he handles himself, and he also said he believes Ron Vlaar has settled in well, but more importantly he sees the signs of a burgeoning understanding between them both that will serve us well in the future. Full article: Lambert Liking Centre Half Pairing

Whether you note them down in your diaries or your dairy's, just make a note of them - you won't be disappointed if last season was anything to go by.NextGen Dates For Your Diaries

and now prices: NextGen Prices Announced

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