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13 Nov 2017 17:15:37
Seems diame wants to be reunited with brucey, and newcastle want a centre forward in january, what odds would you get for kodjia or davis going the other way with money involved, and more to the point, i hope we're not mad enough to go for it, but definitely let them have mcshortfarce and the vertigo kid-gabby, now that would be a touch!


1.) 13 Nov 2017 23:01:41
newspapers putting two an two together mate not going to happen Villa are broke due to FFP so if we got rid of our best players gona need a lot of cash to spend to get better we have a big squad we only need a lbk other than that this is bruces team. can't see much happening january. UTV.

2.) 14 Nov 2017 08:49:34
WTW the other day you said we had money to spend because of amavi, what changed?

3.) 14 Nov 2017 11:12:30
I know I did mate but day after Steve Bruce did a interview saying that due to FFP not a lot has changed and we are right on the line of it so basically led me to belive even with Amavi cash there's not much there at all.



30 Oct 2017 04:22:43
Any of you cheeky chappies hearing that hogan may be allowed to leave in january to help fund trying to buy sam johnston? heard it on the radio and a few bloggers who aren't normally that far off the truth, much as i think johnston is a good keeper, IF, we sell hogan i would prefer if we bought hugill from preston (for me he's class, and there's a touch of the sheringhams' with how he reads the game), or another striker i wish we'd buy is ollie watkins, said he was good a couple of years ago, now he's in the championship at brentford he still looks class, defo premiership quality, and as for a keeper, why don't we try and get tim krull in on loan from brighton, as i remember it, he didn't let newcastle down, but just to put it out there, if we need to sell a striker in january, frizbee off kodjia, he's all about him and would drop us like a stone if a premiership club came in for him, which they will do in january for sure-wouldn't want to be steve bruce in january, his mobile is going to be in meltdown i reckon!


1.) 30 Oct 2017 07:16:42
Hogan seems awful to me, we’d only get 2/ 3mil for him. He probably touched the ball twice in 20 minutes against blues, once to give the ball to their full back and once to miss control and put it out for a throw. This whole “he’s the best striker in the league we don’t play to his strengths” is a myth, he’s had chances, hundreds of them, he just misses them. If we play 442 anytime soon with Kodj our it will be hogan and Davis up top, maybe then he can prove me wrong.

2.) 30 Oct 2017 08:57:35
I think Hogan would suit playing with Davis,
Hogan is better than he is showing for me,
At Brentford who are a footballing team who pass mostly on the floor he looked very good with his movement and finishing,
Bruce's teams do not play that way so I understand why it's not working for him,
Playing alongside Davis who can see a pass and with his hold up play it could well suit him,
With kodija it's a different ball game because he is not a team player,
So I'm hoping for Hogan to get his scoring boots on against Preston,

3.) 30 Oct 2017 11:42:32
Don’t think we’ll play 442 against Preston away, their decent team. And with that hogan can’t lead a line on his own.

4.) 30 Oct 2017 12:06:58
Bruce has been saying for ages he has been waiting to play 442 and now was the time yet he changed it yesterday with one up front,
So I will be disappointed if we play one up front tomorrow,
It seems to me he can't make his mind up now!

5.) 30 Oct 2017 17:50:24
He makes up his mind, otherwise we wouldn’t have a team. It’s basic football, if you can’t see why he picks to have an extra man in the midfield sometimes then I don’t understand what your actually watching. Second city derby - we lose that and it’s like losing 5 games at once, we cannot lose, keep it tight in the midfield don’t give them space. Fulham at home - decent team, play good football, dominate the midfield, throw an extra man in to choke them out. Preston away - decent team, no far off us, have an extra man in the middle to keep it tight for an hour then mix it up.

6.) 31 Oct 2017 07:27:57
Would you say we looked Better when Davis came on to partner kodija?
Bruce is a negative manager who sets all his team's up not to lose and to keep it tight,
I don't care if it was a derby against our rivals we could have won that game with more positive tactics,

7.) 31 Oct 2017 07:48:27
Why keep it tight against Preston?
They have most of there defence out injured,
Surely we must take advantage of there weakness,
If Bruce sends his team out again to sit back and hope for that breakaway goal I will not be happy,
What I want to see is a little more adventure with his tactics,

8.) 31 Oct 2017 13:52:03
dream on.

9.) 31 Oct 2017 14:06:29
Bruce is also using a midfielder as a striker or as a defender or the other way around like he did with Onomah and Davis against Birmingham. I hated the fact that Bruce used Davis as a midfielder and Onomah as a striker, they should only for the most part play in their natural positions.

10.) 31 Oct 2017 17:02:45
If you think Davis has been used as a midfielder and Onomah as a striker, I’d get down to spec savers or just give up with football mate.



28 Sep 2017 06:27:36
Any of you boys heard the jibba-jabba about our old friends arsenal sending not one but 2 scouts to spy on kieran davies, seems the spuds like the look of him too, like its already been mentioned on here, time for steve round to earn his corn and start dishing out some new contracts double quick lively! like at united, its rare nowadays to have 5 or 6 top quality prospects at the same time, let's not get complacent, walkies, grab hold of wyness at your next meeting and get the ball rolling, its the least you can do fella!


1.) 28 Sep 2017 09:11:57
Davis, O'Hare, Doyle-Hayes and Clarke - after that I'm struggling to see the other 2 or 3 top quality prospects your talking about. Suliman and Green are already on lengthy contracts, RHM seems way too injury prone to get anywhere, Blacket Taylor doesn't seem to be on the same level as the rest, Lyden is on a long contract but Bruce doesn't seem to fancy him as much as Doyle-Hayes. Only players we need so sort asap are Davis and O'Hare because their in the spotlight nearly every week, the other have only been exposed to cup games so will be less known. But agree them 4 need new contracts soon, 5 years long with huge buy out clauses, wages go up as and when different clauses are met I. E. they play their first 15 games, we get promoted and they play in over 25% of league games - that sort of thing.

2.) 28 Sep 2017 09:34:08
Don't even put a buyout clause in. That's only compulsory in Spain. green has only got 2 years left I think.

3.) 28 Sep 2017 10:02:24
You all are forgetting the club isn't being run by "no show Lerner" anymore, it's not like we need the money, granted one of our young Stars getting their heads turned, otherwise can't see anyone leaving as the good Dr will see to that.

4.) 28 Sep 2017 12:08:06
But out clause will stop us being forced to sell for cheap tho, some of these lads don't actually support Villa, if one of the big boys come along they will be tempted, if they start handing in transfer requests it ends up in a situation where we don't want to sell, they don't want to be here, so you either sell for less than their value or let them sit on the reserves every week. A huge buy out clause ensures we at least get a good deal.

5.) 28 Sep 2017 13:08:26
A buyout clause doesn't mean someone has to pay that figure. It just means if someone hits that figure then u can't reject it. Someone could have a 100m buy out clause but if a team offered 10m it's up to the club to decide if they want to sell. Just don't put a clause in then u can demand what price you want.

6.) 28 Sep 2017 13:42:07
I'm afraid to say if a young player wants to leave villa for more money and at a top 4 club he will go simply as!

7.) 28 Sep 2017 14:01:03
Cracking points there fellas, i'm just worried that if one of them toodles off, as teenagers, the old chestnut 'the grass is greener on the other side'might come into play;look at lyden, i really rate him, but he seems to be the type of player who needs to play week in, week out, for example, look at mooey at huddersfield, played reserved football at citeh, hit the glass ceiling, goes to the hudders, plays every week, he looks 10 times better, just saying boys, just get them on an improved contract and then its easy street to bat off any enquiries for them unless it suits us.



13 Sep 2017 15:31:13
It would appear that certain board members are split, doesn't look good.


1.) 14 Sep 2017 10:05:08
Whys that then?

2.) 14 Sep 2017 16:39:46
I think they've started sniffing around other managers, testing the water.

3.) 14 Sep 2017 16:53:51
What makes you think that?

4.) 14 Sep 2017 22:05:22
Reports from bloggers saying we're keeping a watching brief on garcia of st. ettiene.



12 Sep 2017 01:28:14
Remember a while back we tried hard to get the then st. ettiene manager but he declined citing he would honour his contract and we ended up with that 'jack -in-the-box' remi garde, well monsieur christophe galtier stepped down during the summer and is available, i believe steve round was impressed with his record, style and ability to get the best out of what was available.

if the board push the panic button again i wouldn't be surprised if our garlic munching friend is on the short list, in fact, maybe our 'voice' on the committee -a.k.a. - WTW could ask a cheeky question to his old mate mr. wyness, and report back to the riff-raff (thats me obviously!) if he twitches at all? what do ya say walkies?


1.) 12 Sep 2017 07:31:33
Your joking ent you he's going to be too busy telling Wyness how he's worked it all out and it's all his fault.

2.) 12 Sep 2017 08:35:32
Lol-what was i thinking, i'm being a schmuk again aren't i! apologies for that Chris, i clearly haven't got my head in the game! i can see wyness scarpering for the exit double quick fashion with wtw on him like a pitbull! -i'd pay to see that-go on wtw, let him have both barrels fella!

3.) 12 Sep 2017 09:07:32
There will be a few of us we ask him questions between us and await hopfully honest answers there's a few things of the agenda tonight minutes will be taken I wish I could go and give him both barrels but we can't we can give hard hitting questions but that's it. In fairness he seems a nice guy but sometimes not just me but few others get the feeling his telling us what we want to here. Things on the agenda Team performance season card failure to go out on time. Loyalty card and Tony Xia some are worried about the china goverment rumours.




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15 Nov 2017 06:23:37
Morning chaps, just back from a little espionage on the blunderers site and it seems a certain spoonhead who'se been giving it billy-big-spuds on here is noticable by his complete absence over there! so either he's a real sad-sack who hasn't the neck to declare who he really is, or is a little snowflake who should get back to licking windows or his elbow! now if you'll excuse me gentlemen, for some reason i feel the need to have a long soak in a bath of dettol!


1.) 15 Nov 2017 19:27:55
Did you get offered any clothes pegs, dishcloths and disposable lighters while you were in Dingleland 82?


2.) 15 Nov 2017 20:10:36
Lol! -trust you Ally to see through my cunning plans to get some cheap christmas presents in for the missus!
Funnily enough one of the yokels said his daughters-sisters-aunts-uncle's-mother-in-laws-cousins-nephews-niece was of marrying age, needless to say i gave him walk-the-walks details and reversed out of there pretty darn quick! i expect to see the happy couple on jeremy kyle in the new year! #DID MY BIT FOR HUMANITY#!

3.) 15 Nov 2017 20:45:38
This is kinda random but related lol, did anyone have chips from what I think was the last chippy on way to the train station there? This is going back about 20 years, they were Orange, 'andsome they were 😋


4.) 15 Nov 2017 20:59:01
Aahh-you know the special ingredient they used to use mate! i got told that years ago as a wee nipper by my 'really funny' family members after scoffing away on the old lucky dips! no surprise i stuck to my classy spam fritters after that! Ally mate, that memory of yours has sent a shiver down my spine! -ah happy days!



15 Nov 2017 06:04:07
Just a thought, i seem to remember sunderland took an interest in signing micah richards last season on loan, but we declined!, so i was thinking how about offering him to them and see if we could maybe take aiden mcgeady from them, i don't think he wants to hang around now that grayson has been binned, and mcgeady has an eye for goal and a good pass to unlock defences, most likely won't happen, but you don't ask, you'll never know!




04 Nov 2017 23:34:26
Like its been said on here already, today was a blip, but loosing terry is the sickener, but turn that frown upside down, next man up, and who better to get the defence firing on all cylinders than john terry coaching them, as the saying goes 'if you get lemons, then make lemonade', its not the size of the dog in the fight, but the size of the fight in the dog, so let's move on and crack on, you never know, bruce might put lansbury in defence as a stroke of genius! (i know, i know) COME ON, UP THE VILLA!


1.) 05 Nov 2017 08:28:33
Losing the game happens and we just move on to next game
The worst news is losing our captain and leader on field,
He was not the quickest defender at club but the thought of samba replacing him is very worrying for villa,
Would rather Jedi played there but we will see what happens next game,
On the game we were poor,
We were slow in build up play and never looked like scoring,
To many long hoof balls from deep,

2.) 05 Nov 2017 09:43:32
Was a terrible match, and terry is the icing on the cake.
We never recovered from that goal in the first minute.
But can I just say, what a goal!
That is as good a goal as I have seen at vp.

3.) 05 Nov 2017 10:57:36
Agree about the goal fantastic strike,

4.) 05 Nov 2017 18:23:27
Time for Samba to step up and become a cult hero, could go either way?




28 Oct 2017 07:59:01
MenaceDortimer, if the penny has dropped correctly then its good to see you back posting again, as for what you went to the game with in the seventies, i too used to be armed with a flask of bovril and some spam fritta sandwiches (cosmopolitan me mate! ), its only a guess but were you the kid who used to wave his arms about in certain ways and gestures, a few of us thought the kid was practicing to become a tic-tac man for the race course but some of the older chaps seemed to think the gestures meant something totally different! don't forget the ear plugs for the grandkids on sunday, something tells me the profanities will be up to their usual standard, but that's enough about your chanting, enjoy the game, just in case you've missed it, mr. know. it. all is now walkthewalk, these people who change their identity on here, shocking! i mean, who'd do that eh! lol!


1.) 28 Oct 2017 11:24:27
It was fun for me going back to Chelmsley in the 80's on the 97 bus.




22 Oct 2017 06:07:44
Nice to see the noses finding their level, thing is though, when we play them, its going to be a cup type atmosphere, so form goes out the window and its whoever keeps their heads will come out victorious, i hope brucey properly gives us the verbals in training this week, kicks some rectum and smacks any sense of laziness or wrong attitude out of their heads, we need to be at them from the first whistle, like a rabid dog, and once their blitzed, crack on and muller them, apart from that, let's treat it like any other game! lol! by the way, any of you boys hear the rumour jose likes the look of davis now as well? -what are the chances someone will suggest a deal with johnstone involved, i hope brucey puts his foot down and says no dice, and could steve round please pull his finger out and get davis's new contract sorted, because that's about 6 premiership clubs now watching and circling, so hurry up already with the contract or we'll look a right bunch of spoonheads.


1.) 22 Oct 2017 08:06:15
I'd take Rashford and Johnstone in any deal? 🤗


2.) 22 Oct 2017 08:51:46
Johnstone is on a free at the end of the season and think we will get him in jan cheap. Also Davis is ok but his no Benteke.

3.) 22 Oct 2017 08:25:31
Anyone want a bet that Davis won’t go anywhere in January? My BS meter is going off the scale, Jose Mourinho, probably best manager in the world, want to sign a player who has 2 goals in about 12 games, for one of the biggest teams on the planet who are currently second place in the prem. I don’t know where you “hear” all these rumours from but last time I asked you to show some evidence you just said it had been in the papers for weeks, not that anyone could find it. So I’ll ask again, any evidence this time?

4.) 22 Oct 2017 10:48:42
Just seen it in the s*n, says it all. Don’t believe everything you read mate.

5.) 22 Oct 2017 10:58:10
82, I do apologise for insinuating you were making that up, when I read it I thought it was that ludicrous that not even the papers would make it up. Can’t just be me that reads this sort of rubbish in the papers an think BS, his scores 2 goals in 12, it seems like any kid at any club who looks half decent is suddenly moving here there and everywhere, but they never do. Look at grealish, green when they both come on the scene.

6.) 22 Oct 2017 12:39:29
That escalated quickly. was just banter now it's turned into a degree level thesis? Davis's agent is just trying to get his client a better deal, simple as, if he gets that deal and is a success for Villa, all well and good, if other teams want to pay stupid money for a '2 goals in 12 games' striker, let them, we've just cracked the top 6, let's be happy for at least a week fellas?


7.) 22 Oct 2017 13:14:54
And on that note, Keith Wyness on the report “utter rubbish, reporter should apologise”, the BS meter still works.




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22 Nov 2017 20:03:53
Heard that too Flackie, only downside is someone told me he'd prefer to stay in the prem, but as always, time will tell.




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22 Nov 2017 20:01:47
Ally-you know it! lol.




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22 Nov 2017 16:55:57
Ally-when you said dwight gayle is worth a punt, i'm guessing you misspelled punt, as for who to bring in, hugill defo-he reads the game really well, reminds me of teddy sheringham, and i'd try and nab ollie watkins from brentford, he's class, young, technically very good, and most important for me, modest and down to earth, the result will be brucie going for musa from leicester!




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18 Nov 2017 14:06:43
Walkies-hogan is out with a long term injury (hopefully only 2 months now its reported) so whose going to want to buy him? i think the last manager who bought an injured player for big money (that i remember) was martin o'neill for stuart downing from the boro! -but if you could ask your mate keith if anyone will take a punt on hogan, let us all know fella!




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15 Nov 2017 21:02:31
Ally-are you suggesting we're none too backward in voicing our frustrations double-quick lively! i'm shocked fella, that doesn't sound like us at all mate!





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22 Nov 2017 11:24:01
Was talking to a foolverhampton blunderers fan and he told me it was a dead cert they had a deal in place for torres from atletico and that 2 or 3 brazilians wanted to go to them as well because of their new found 'total' football system, if nothing else it made me laugh, i suppose it would be rude to burst his bubble with that little thing called reality, so i say crack on foolves fans, its nice to dream, you never know, walt disney might make a film called 'land of make believe'about it!




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15 Nov 2017 20:59:01
Aahh-you know the special ingredient they used to use mate! i got told that years ago as a wee nipper by my 'really funny' family members after scoffing away on the old lucky dips! no surprise i stuck to my classy spam fritters after that! Ally mate, that memory of yours has sent a shiver down my spine! -ah happy days!




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15 Nov 2017 20:10:36
Lol! -trust you Ally to see through my cunning plans to get some cheap christmas presents in for the missus!
Funnily enough one of the yokels said his daughters-sisters-aunts-uncle's-mother-in-laws-cousins-nephews-niece was of marrying age, needless to say i gave him walk-the-walks details and reversed out of there pretty darn quick! i expect to see the happy couple on jeremy kyle in the new year! #DID MY BIT FOR HUMANITY#!




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08 Nov 2017 05:38:29
Thinking about it, that was technically a knockout right there! -BOOM-medic for top of the league please, anyone got any smelling salts!




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07 Nov 2017 17:30:42
Ouch! -like a surgeon-that was top draw Flackie!