Date: 25th January 2010 at 1:01pm
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Vital Villa asked for your Brighton & Hove Albion man of the match (FA Cup 4th round)

Villa youngster Fabian Delph won by a country mile (what is a country mile by the way?) with 48%.


Strangely Steve Sidwell came second with 20%?

That left:

Guzan 7%
Albrighton 4%
A. Young 4%
Delfouneso 4%
Warnock 4%
Downing 2%
Sub: Milner 2%
Sub: Davies 1%
Sub: Clark 1%
L. Young 1%
Collins 1%
Beye 1%

Talking about Delph – yes we were – speaking to the youngster doesn’t sound like he was as impressed as we were with his performance saying he should have had a hattrick. Great to read as it shows he isn’t going to go with the hype, he truly wants to deliver! Some of his touches were magnificent on the day!

On his goal he said ‘It felt really good. But I felt I should have had a hat-trick to be honest. Luckily I managed to keep going and got a goal. It was a big relief for me as I thought ‘what have I done here?!’ The ball came across and I thought I only needed a touch, but the keeper has made a magnificent save and all credit to him.’

And he isn’t resting on his laurels (what does that even mean?) ‘I think I’ve got a lot more to add and hopefully with games, I’ll improve.’

He also says he will keep on working and will wait for his chance for more first team action and is very honest adding, ‘To be fair, I’ve had a few chances this season and not done particularly well so I’ve got nobody to blame apart from myself.’

What a great lad, so nice to read honest comments and determination. Full interview:

We also asked the usual Villa v BHA in FA Cup will: via mystic mug!

Win 71%
Thrash em! 19%
Draw 7%
Lose 2%

For more previous polls and results, simply Click Here

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