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31 Jan 2017 15:49:34
So stan collymore pipes up in twitter slating how we have spent obscene amount of money since Dr Xia arrived

And how hogan isn't work the 9million rising to 12 million we are apparently paying

Tell you what Stan . pipe down, you talk crap about everyone when actually you was one of the biggest let downs to play for Us

Cost 7million in 1997 and scored 15 goals in 3 seasons

Now that's an obscene amount of money for nothing in return . so Stan pipe down you clown


1.) 31 Jan 2017 16:28:10
Mate he's just sour, because he's not involved with the club and we are on the up!

2.) 31 Jan 2017 16:53:12
Bang on Villa Ken! I remember collywobble being the biggest waist of money I had ever seen. He moaned about depression whilst earning £25,000 per week which at the time was mega and still is! Shut your big trap Stan let's thank the Doc not pull him to bits! Who do you think you are!?



26 Jan 2017 14:29:13
According to SSN there have been bids from other clubs for scott hogan

Hope we're one of them as he looks a good player

McCormack wants to move back to London . I would offer McCormack plus the Gestede money for hogan

See if we can get it done!


1.) 26 Jan 2017 17:27:42
I'd love to sign him aswell but would we need him? So far we've gone with 1 up top so unless we're playing Kodija out wide again don't see him getting off the bench!



23 Jan 2017 21:58:27
So Sheffield Wednesday are after Rhodes

They really do have a quality strike force presently, adding to it would surely make a bit of a conundrum for them as to how they would fit all there strikers into the same team .

I have said it before and will say it again but maybe a bid for forestieri should be made with him playing in behind Kodjia that would be quality!

I would also try wells from Huddersfield!

Also if Hull would sell to us I think Hernandez is quality but it would take £20 million to get him . Should we sell the poison dwarf then he should also be an option.


1.) 23 Jan 2017 22:06:31
Yes Ken, but we have all said the same for weeks mate.
Nothing new there, its all old ground.

2.) 23 Jan 2017 22:09:20
Maybe SB reads these pages Dave and takes a mental note 📝

3.) 23 Jan 2017 22:21:24
Spot on Ken good point mate.

4.) 23 Jan 2017 22:21:22
All good stuff kenn I agree but it's all been said on here for weeks, hopefully we find some quality to help kodja but with Akpom being mentioned it doesn't fill anyone with confidence. However give Bruce his due his been brilliant so far this window, maybe timing a bit poor but has found absolute bargains and refused to let us be mugged off, so if McCormack goes I'm sure he will sign some quality.

5.) 23 Jan 2017 22:45:57
Rhodes is never worth the £8 million Wednesday are reportedly about to bid and Bruce was right to pull out. Can we afford another Mcormack situation having paid over the odds for an average Player. The press will say Wednesday beat Villa to the signing but in reality Villa had first refusal. Well done Steve Bruce.



21 Jan 2017 14:48:21
So team news is Lansbury starts along side land crab .

McCormack and jedinack don't even make the 18! And gabby is the only recognised striker besides your Davies .

There was no injurys mentioned by Bruce in yesterday's press conference

Could McCormack be off?

Also hogan has been left out the Brentford squad


1.) 21 Jan 2017 17:45:07
hogan off to westham



20 Jan 2017 12:06:43
So Stevie Bruce has said that Rhodes won't be coming .

Can't say I'm too disappointed .

Maybe Rhodes will end up at Sheffield Wednesday, who have also brought Winnel from Barnsley . they also have Steven Fletcher and Fernando Forestieri

I would certainly put a bid if for forestieri as he is quality.


1.) 20 Jan 2017 12:22:11
That's a shout mate he is like a Championship Sanchez. As in the one from Arsenal not the one we loaned out.

2.) 20 Jan 2017 13:09:23
They've also got hooper!

3.) 20 Jan 2017 13:41:06
He's just signed a new contract at Wednesday if I'm right?


4.) 20 Jan 2017 15:22:35
Think your right allyp, but contracts in football are worthless as money talks

5.) 20 Jan 2017 15:49:54
Ulloa would be my first choice.




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31 Aug 2017 08:36:10
Apparently Jota from Brentford is about to sign on at the Sty!

He is way to good a player to be plying his trade down at Small Heath.


1.) 31 Aug 2017 09:30:18
Jota is the type of player villa should have gone for,
Harry at it again,

2.) 31 Aug 2017 11:33:06
We have much better players than blues Iam not worried what so ever when Kodjia is back then the rest of the league should worry. We are the best in the land. the bells are ringing.

3.) 31 Aug 2017 11:47:10
I wasn't referring to our players compared to blues

I was just saying Jota is a great player way to good for blues .

IMO Jota would walk straight into our starting 11 based on his performances last season for Brentford.

4.) 31 Aug 2017 13:21:27
Agree that jota would go strait into the villa team
He is A very creative player who I am surprised has gone to the blues,
Fulham were supposed to sign him but Harry step in to get him,

5.) 31 Aug 2017 13:45:52
I am even more surprised that Alex song going to the blues,
Harry is bringing in quality midfield players,
Song is very experienced at the top table,



15 Aug 2017 20:31:15
Hogan off injured! Wow the boy is a sick note.




07 Jul 2017 14:59:23
Brentford are apparently selling Jota to a premier league club for 8m

Now there is a bargain .

Get shut of veretout if he doesn't want to play and use the funds for Jota . Quality player.




24 Jun 2017 18:59:42
Will Hughes has gone to Watford for 4.5m rising to 7m

That is an absolute bargain!


1.) 24 Jun 2017 20:27:39
Unfortunately he's not a player we need but is a good player. We need eg some1 to play a kante role but we cannot buy anybody really until we sell because we over spent last season.



19 Jan 2017 12:45:50
We're clearly after a new striker, for me Rhodes although prolific isn't an upgrade on Gestede .

Clearly the lad can score but not the way we play, not a crossing team .

Personally i would prefer Scott Hogan although the lure of premiership football with West Ham is more attractive than us

Failing that I would go for Nakhi Wells from Huddersfield. Quick and direct would be perfect for counter attacking style and would compliment Kodjia


1.) 19 Jan 2017 13:50:45
Bang on Ken we need more pace up front and definitely not another donkey plodder! Gestede is never worth £6 million in a trillion years £4 mil tops . Rhodes possibly £6 mil tops. Problem is they all know Villa have cash so £6mil becomes £12 mil

2.) 19 Jan 2017 14:08:14
Apparently wells is stalling on a new contract .

Huddersfield want 8 million for him

3.) 19 Jan 2017 19:10:49
Wells would be great signing like a young gabby full of energy

4.) 19 Jan 2017 19:26:14
Pace and can hit the back of the net

5.) 19 Jan 2017 20:06:23
We need more or a presence than Wells imo, Rhodes is a huge upgrade on gustede but I also don't think he's the answer, not quick enough to be considered a pacey striker and not big enough to be a target man, more of an all rounder. That being said he could turn out to be the answer and no matter what he will be 1000 times better than Gabby.

6.) 19 Jan 2017 21:36:35
A strikers job is to score, Rhodes knows his job, file under Lineker, Kerry Dixon, Darren Bent etc.


7.) 20 Jan 2017 09:14:44
get lansbury and this kid from Barnsley into the side and we will create a hell of a lot more and mccormack will look at different player. rohdes will do the same even gabby might get 2 by end of season it's all about creating chances which we have not been doing. simple as that.

8.) 20 Jan 2017 09:41:53
Allyp I agree but maybe someone should tell that to Ross McCormack!

I know we're not playing the best style to suite him but even so he has been a very poor acquisition IMO

9.) 20 Jan 2017 11:14:32
McCormack is probably a D- so far this season, maybe with more chances created he will come good, and a set position that he'll play in, and for gods sake back him, not get on his back.




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30 Dec 2017 17:12:11
Well it’s just an opinion bob but people are fee to disagree

It’s all well and good winning but I want to enjoy watching a game of football as opposed to falling to sleep.




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29 Dec 2017 21:40:01
😂😂😂 think the noses need a little more than bed sheets . divine intervention won’t help them wretched lot.




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29 Dec 2017 16:43:30
apologies for the long winded post

I get what your saying Daz, however in recent weeks we are unable to do either . Whether that be keeping a clean sheet or attack with any purpose.

Our football is dire, we are too slow and pass sideways or failing that lump it up the pitch far to often .

Sam Johnstone is a good keeper and I hope he stays, but every time the ball is passed back to him it is simply lumped upfield .

I have always said Bruce needed time . Now IMO Bruce should go

Far too many players have been brought in and failed to make the grade . Good players don’t become bad players overnight .

We brought Hogan who again IMO without a doubt is a goal scorer . Subject to being played in the right way through the channels . (Something we don’t do)

Yes we have had injuries, but wow we have so many players that should be able to provide cover

We keep making terrible decisions with managers who just don’t seem to play there best players .

We have been struggling for centrebacks due to Bruce letting Baker leave

IMO Hutton or Bree could of filled in at centre back and not Jedinak who is not a CB

Bree was a great young rightback at Barnsley and now can’t even get on the subs bench.

We as supporters require better, the manager unfortunately picks players based on there name and wages paid as opposed to recent performances. Maybe Bruce should become England manager as is sounds all to familiar.

In order for AVFC to rise again, we need a clear blueprint on what we want to become. Football has changed whereby the championship is following the same suite as the premier league . Whether it be Man City, Tottenham, Liverpool etc In the premier league or wolves, Bristol City etc in the championship . The top teams play relatively attractive football . That is with the exception of Cardiff, however they have a team of fighters that we don’t

Personally I’m sick of handing over my hard earned cash to watch the most boring games of football I have ever seen

Football is entertainment and we pay to be entertained .

I would be happy to stay in the championship for a couple of seasons to get our blueprint right, as it bothers me that if we go up, we may well come straight back down as we presently don’t have a real identity in how we play

I would without doubt go for a younger manager and would be happy with any of the following

Dean Smith
Lee Johnson
Paul Heckingbottom

I don’t care if anyone says the job is too big for them, we’re not a big club anymore

It’s only my opinion guys and no doubt some mate be critical but hey is a banter website.




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12 Nov 2017 11:51:52
Neither Elphick or Richards deserve to be anywhere near the 1st team

IMO I would draft Jedinak into the back four or put Hutton in the middle and recall Taylor

Samba is a bit part player whose legs have gone and is there as a back up .

Just goes to show how poor richards and elphick are is samba is on the bench ahead of them.




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29 Sep 2017 07:50:55
There was me thinking Steve Bruce was the devil in your eyes WTW .

It's not even funny or remotely interesting. Your posts are just 💩.





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30 Dec 2017 17:13:41
Youth prevailed then 😂.




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26 Dec 2017 22:37:40
I hate to say this but I think Brucie should go .

Don’t get me wrong in days gone by Bruce would of got us up . However this was when Football in the championship was hit and hope boring Football .

The two top performing teams presently are Wolves, Bristol City with Brentford not far behind .

The championship has changed whereby the teams are playing more expansive passing Football .

In my opinion someone like Dean Smith would be a great asset .

A villa fan, plays football the right way and would bring the best out of the team and get them playing the right way.




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22 Dec 2017 22:26:35
If we are not promoted at the end of this season, for me Brucie will be sacked by the good Dr

Question is who would you replace him with, Mark Hughes would not be the man I would go for

I said this before Bruce was approved appointed, but If it was down to me I would be looking at lee Johnson of Bristol City (subject to Bristol not gaining promotion)




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21 Nov 2017 22:13:54
I was wondering because

Maybe he meant we’re hard to beat! But then again he was probably being cynical

I’m not the biggest Bruce fan but I support the club

Surely it’s about winning no matter how we play?

We win and still people moan . Jesus give your head a wobble

Sunderland have injuries galore but also have a new manager so it was always going to be a hard game.




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21 Nov 2017 21:52:24
So was that a dig about Brucie?