UK time is: 09:12:12
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Middlesbrough 1 - Aston Villa 1

Premier League

The Riverside Stadium

16/5/09 - 3pm

Attendance: 27,261

Referee: Mike Riley

Middlesbrough
1 - 1
Aston Villa
Sanli (13)
 
Carew (55)
 
Venue: The Riverside Stadium
 
Attendance: 27,261
The Teams
Jones
 
 
 
Friedel
 
 
Bates
 
 
 
Milner
 
 
Wheater
 
 
 
Davies
 
 
Huth
 
 
 
Cuellar
 
 
Hoyte
 
 
 
Shorey
 
 
O'Neil
 
 
71
 
Young
 
 
69
Johnson
 
 
 
Petrov
 
 
Arca
 
 
 
Barry
 
 
Downing
 
 
22
 
Agbonlahor
 
 
Sanli
 
 
 
Carew
 
 
Emnes
 
 
 
Heskey
 
 
Substitutes
Taylor
 
 
 
Knight
 
 
McMahon
 
 
 
Sidwell
 
 
Turnbull
 
 
 
Gardner
 
 
Shawky
 
 
 
Delfouneso
 
 
Walker
 
 
71
 
Guzan
 
 
King
 
 
22
 
Clark
 
 
Grounds
 
 
 
Reo-Coker
 
 
69
Game Statistics
10
Goal Attempts
8
6
On Target
6
6
Corners
9
11
Fouls
16
0
Yellow Cards
2
0
Red Cards
0
44
%
56
Comments...
Thank God we prioritised the Top 4 eh!




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!

The Journalist

Writer: Mike Field Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Saturday May 16 2009

Time: 5:15PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
5 points dropped against a team that has only scored 27 goals in 37 games. 9 less than West Brom. Would have been so nice to send them down. Only our second point in 6 away games after 7 wins on the trot ?????? Don't normally like stats but our dip in form and MON being unable to win a game in March 3 yers running let alone Feb or April's rubbish needs addressing.We need to make sure we win next week and send the Toon down just for us suffering fans and our lame home form. Bring on next year ASAP. UTV
Villan444
Report Abuse
16/05/2009 17:29:00

5 points dropped against a team that has only scored 27 goals in 37 games. 9 less than West Brom. Would have been so nice to send them down. Only our second point in 6 away games after 7 wins on the trot ?????? Don't normally like stats but our dip in form and MON being unable to win a game in March 3 yers running let alone Feb or April's rubbish needs addressing.We need to make sure we win next week and send the Toon down just for us suffering fans and our lame home form. Bring on next year ASAP. UTV
Villan444
Report Abuse
16/05/2009 17:29:00

How is next year going to be any different with the same manager? O'Neill's supporters say we should have faith in him, yet even they then go on to say that this needs to happen, big money needs to be sent, and a 101 things need to be done differently. O'Neill is what he is, for better or worse. Expect more of the same next season if he's still manager. Whether that will be good enough for a top half finish or not, time will tell.
Albarnista
Report Abuse
16/05/2009 18:45:00

How is next year going to be any different with the same manager? O'Neill's supporters say we should have faith in him, yet even they then go on to say that this needs to happen, big money needs to be sent, and a 101 things need to be done differently. O'Neill is what he is, for better or worse. Expect more of the same next season if he's still manager. Whether that will be good enough for a top half finish or not, time will tell.
Albarnista
Report Abuse
16/05/2009 18:45:00

do us a favour and beat Newcastle next week! Gets rid of another long trip!
merlin
Report Abuse
16/05/2009 19:48:00

do us a favour and beat Newcastle next week! Gets rid of another long trip!
merlin
Report Abuse
16/05/2009 19:48:00

Have more faith. The season was good, and only if Laursen... oh, he will be so missed
Poncho
Report Abuse
16/05/2009 19:49:00

Have more faith. The season was good, and only if Laursen... oh, he will be so missed
Poncho
Report Abuse
16/05/2009 19:49:00

Aston Steve - post deleted, the first time I suggested, now I'm telling. Debate the points, not the poster.
mike_field
Report Abuse
17/05/2009 01:48:00

Aston Steve - post deleted, the first time I suggested, now I'm telling. Debate the points, not the poster.
mike_field
Report Abuse
17/05/2009 01:48:00

Bye bye 5th. The barcodes will do us easy. We needed 5th for this season to be a success but we've thrown it all away. Gutted
medzy
Report Abuse
17/05/2009 15:32:00

Bye bye 5th. The barcodes will do us easy. We needed 5th for this season to be a success but we've thrown it all away. Gutted
medzy
Report Abuse
17/05/2009 15:32:00

not sure medzy, certainly won't go into the game with that much confidence as our home form has been the Achilles heal this season but if we have a good day we can see off the Magpies and Everton have a tough away tie at the resurgent Fulham. Fingers crossed! That said, what will be, it is down to the whole season, not just the last game. Think the momentum was lost after Moscow BUT ALSO the MASSIVE loss of Laursen.
The Fear
Report Abuse
17/05/2009 15:50:00

not sure medzy, certainly won't go into the game with that much confidence as our home form has been the Achilles heal this season but if we have a good day we can see off the Magpies and Everton have a tough away tie at the resurgent Fulham. Fingers crossed! That said, what will be, it is down to the whole season, not just the last game. Think the momentum was lost after Moscow BUT ALSO the MASSIVE loss of Laursen.
The Fear
Report Abuse
17/05/2009 15:50:00

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Aston Villa Articles

Jack Needs To Tweet About Eggs (Tuesday January 27 2015)

Okore On Mr Reliable Hutton (Tuesday January 27 2015)

Delph Talks Twinkletoes (Tuesday January 27 2015)

Allen Rubbishes Aston Villa Interest (Tuesday January 27 2015)

Steer Wants Yeovil Extension (Tuesday January 27 2015)

U21s Snatch Blackburn Victory (Tuesday January 27 2015)

Archived Aston Villa Articles

List All Vital Villa Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. The Fear 1054
2. ClivetheVillan 751
3. Freeman14 657
4. Pride of Lions 636
5. Villan57 434
6. sirdennis 305
7. kefkat 304
8. thefacehead 297
9. CDX_EIRE 290
10. DeanoVilla 252

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
12. Everton 22 5 8 9 -4 23
13. Crystal Palace 22 5 8 9 -8 23
14. WBA 22 5 7 10 -9 22
15. Aston Villa 22 5 7 10 -14 22
16. Sunderland 22 3 11 8 -14 20
17. Burnley 22 4 8 10 -15 20
18. Hull City 22 4 7 11 -10 19

Breaking League News

13 Out Of 20
Spurs : 28/01/2015 09:10:00
Liverpool: 'We Were The Better Side' - Rodgers
Liverpool : 28/01/2015 09:03:00
Liverpool : 28/01/2015 09:01:00
Sheffield United vs. Tottenham Hotspur.
Spurs : 28/01/2015 09:01:00
Aston Villa Is A 'Classic Car` Football Club
Aston Villa : 28/01/2015 08:42:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

FA - Bournemouth MotM
Suggested By:  MF
Given 5%
Hutton 3%
Okore 17%
Clark 4%
Richardson 0%
Bacuna 3%
Gil 61%
Sanchez 2%
Cleverley 1%
Benteke 0%
Weimann 3%
Sub - Westwood 0%
Sub - Grealish 1%