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Villa TEAM NEWS v Newcastle - Given Dropped

Villa TEAM NEWS v Newcastle - Given Dropped

Villa team v Newcastle.

Brad Guzan,

Matthew Lowton, Ron 'Concrete' Vlaar, Cieran Clark, Eric Lichaj,

Brett Holman, Karim El Ahamadi, Stephen Ireland, Barry Bannan,

Andreas Weimann, Darren Bent.

Subs: Shay Given, Nathan Baker, Derrick Williams, Graham Burke, Charles N'Zogbia, Jordan Bowery, Gabriel Agbonlahor

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Villa away to Newcastle will:

Poll Date: 31 Aug 2012
Suggested By: Mystic Mug

Lose 52%
Ouch!
Draw 25%
Win 23%



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Writer:J P Fear
Date:Sunday September 2 2012
Time: 3:23PM

Comments

0
Glad Lichaj has kept his place, he looked good v Tranmere. Disappointed for Baker, thought he was solid. Surprised to see Gabby back, Zoggy on bench is deserved I think.
The Fear
02/09/2012 15:25:00
0
No Delph or Herd on the bench, yet a place for Bowery and Williams? Pleased with the line up but would have liked Baker to get a start next to Vlaar. Weimann to score one today, Benteke and Bowery signings will push him to "keep his place" in the team, plus he is progressing quite nicely for us.
Green Tea
02/09/2012 15:33:00
0
I like the line up
kefkat
02/09/2012 15:39:00
0
Would have kept Baker alongside Vlaar and put Clarke into the middle instead of Bannan to give us some strength. Other than that I think the line up is a good one. Glad to see Gabi on the bench which indicates that the two week break coming up will be just right to get him back up to speed for when we next play.
voiceoftheholte
02/09/2012 15:51:00
0
Agree with you voth. Thought Baker deserved his place in the starting line up. Oh well, never mind.
Pride of Lions
02/09/2012 15:53:00
0
Heroes today, all of them. To. A. Man.
koolbill
02/09/2012 18:01:00
0
Clark needed the confidence I guess. Guzan MOTM. Ten seconds of why we should not be selling Gabby Agbonlahor. And its Stephen Ireland's round tonight - all effing night.
malacaxeta
02/09/2012 18:03:00
0
Good point. 9 shots on target. It was October last season before we'd had 9 shots on target. With the score at 1 1 and he brings on Nzogbia and Gabi, this shows that PL would rather go for 3 points than settle for 1.
voiceoftheholte
02/09/2012 18:06:00
0
Ireland was brill. Holman was very good and certainly no pushover. Gab linked up nicely. Bent even defended! Weimann very unlucky not to score. Lambert has so many formatioms and strategies and we were more than equal to all their passing and shooting. Took a wonder goal to beat us. And it was a wonderful goal. PLs plan is coming together nicely.
koolbill
02/09/2012 18:34:00
0
Did I mention how. Good the defece was? Great. And Vlaar was a true leader.
koolbill
02/09/2012 18:36:00
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