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Houllier or Villian

April 1, 2011 by


Gerard Houllier may be public enemy number one with the Villa fans, but the club must stick with the Frenchman.  Understandably the fans will be frustrated with Villa’s season, especially with the recent 1-0 home defeat to neighbours Wolves. But Houllier couldn’t have picked a tougher time to take over the manager’s job at Villa. He […]

Everyone Loves Rotation

November 11, 2010 by


Last nights game at Villa Park saw Ian Holloway make 10 changes to his Blackpool side, something which, as a manager of a football club your entitled to do (in my opinion). Yet, the Premier League are more than likely to hand Holloway a whopping £25,000 fine a la Wolves and Mick McCarthy for fielding […]

Villa name Houllier as boss

September 9, 2010 by


Aston Villa finally named their new boss after 30 days of Kevin MacDonald fumbling around in the managers seat. Former reds boss Gerard Houllier takes charge at Villa Park, I must admit it I was shocked when I first heard the rumours that Houllier was linked to the Villa job. Does Houllier really need the stress of the […]

Pepe, Maradona and Karma?

August 16, 2010 by


The first weekends action of the Premier League is almost over, just the matter of Man Utd hosting newly promoted Newcastle on Monday evening. I have mixed feelings about yesterdays game at Anfield, the late tackle from Joe Cole warranted nothing more than a yellow card, and the ref was desperate to even things up when […]

A Week is a Long Time in Football

August 15, 2010 by


Well, its been over a week since my last offering as I have been on a weeks break in Bulgaria, trying to cope with the ridiculous heat of over 100 degrees! So without wireless and just the back pages of the sports section to scan on the way to the beach my sports knowledge has been limited, […]