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The Villa Times - 22/08/2012

The Villa Times - 22/08/2012

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Some transfer talk....! See: Villa Looking To Offload Warnock For Olsson?

The full transfer talk list updated: The Transfer Link List Updated For AVFC

Just a note to the press and some fans.....VILLANS Not Villains

Promo from official site: Lambert, speaking passionately at the fans forum, said: 'I need the crowd. I have always said that the most important people at any club are the fans and the players. 'If I can get them bouncing off each other, it will take off. 'You'll raise the roof with the noise. That's what I have to get, first and foremost.' Full article: Villa v Everton - Lets Get 1st Home Game Sell Out?

Custard Cream: To be honest I`d planned on writing a match report after the Forest friendly. It was going to be a jovial affair, making fun of a game which despite having a sub-ten thousand attendance was delayed by fifthteen minutes because of crowd congestion. Oh, this could have been us in a few years if the McRelegator had got his way last season - but we`ve sorted it out now and we`re on our way back up, aren`t we? Full article: Time For Heroes

Bit of a strange on this. Is Darren Bent saying that Villa need to spend and bring in more strikers or is he just answering a press man asking what he thinks of the players we`ve been linked to? Full quotes: Darren Bent After Striker Competition!?

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Ron Vlaar was delighted to make his competitive debut against West Ham, however, starting with a loss was not in Roncrete's plans. Speaking to the Official Site Vlaar admitted that the loss totally took the shine of his debut for him and he wants those three points in our next game. Quotes: Vlaar On Emotionally Mixed Debut

Man of the match v West Ham: Click Here

Paul Lambert video saying that the goals will come: Click Here

More signings or not? Not sure to he honest: Lambert Won't Be Rushed On Signings

Paul Lambert was pleased with our overall game today, but knows we have to improve further and convert our possession into more clear chances as the season progresses. Speaking to the Official Site after the 1-0 loss, Lambert admitted we lacked a cutting edge. 'I thought we started the game really well and for 30 minutes we were excellent. But you can have all the ball you want but you've got to score. Some of the play, I was really happy with and some, like anything, you're not. But I can't fault the lads for effort. We tried, but there wasn't much in the game. If we can just get a finishing touch on that then we'll be ok.' Full article: Lambert Reflects On Loss

Villa away to West Ham stats: Click Here

As it says on the label: An Interview With An Everton Fan 22/8/12

Andreas Weimann has revealed that his gym partner is Ron Vlaar, and he's pushing him all the way on the weights! Speaking to the Official Site the Weeman said that both he and Vlaar are on the same weight's programme, so they've stuck together to spur each other on, and Andi now knows why our new centre half earnt his nickname. Full article: He's A Roncrete Training Partner

Chris Herd made his return from injury in today's U21 Development League game against Stoke. Speaking to the Official Site ahead of today's replacement reserve competition, Herd said he was raring to go following his recent thigh strain, and he's looking to give Paul Lambert a selection headache. See: Herd Returns For U21's

Sherriff Kimbo with his weekly round up of all things Villa: The Week In Villa (3)

Karim El Ahmadi has said it was brilliant to finally turn out for Villa in a competitive match in the Premier League, but like everybody else, he was bitterly disappointed we got nothing from the game. Article: El Ahmadi On Debut & Fellaini's Hair

Previous Villa Times: The Villa Times - 17/08/2012

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Date:Wednesday August 22 2012
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