Date: 7th February 2018 at 5:58pm
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Unoial Villa News…

Quiet on the news front yesterday, but thought I`d do a quick catch up of a few social media bits to tick us along until ‘that` game on Sunday. Think that`s where all our thoughts are right now so what better way to kick off than this, never grows tired does it?

Plenty of discussion in the forum thread: I Could Never See What The Fuss Was About – Bunch Of 5’s
John Carew, on his day, a player who was on fire and unstoppable. But tend to agree, with so few heroes, he rocketed up the legendary status a bit higher than he probably deserved at times. Went off with even the slightest of niggles, not a real fighter. Still some great goals and times though. Some controversial ones there though, thought Merse was amazing, loved Deano… liked JPA (was more the time and all that I think)

A bunch of fives forum thread: Click Here

A recent report from Kick It Out has found that there has been a 38% increase in incidents of discrimination so far this season. Incidents or racism, homophobia and other forms of discrimination were discovered to be 38% higher at this stage of the season when compared to numbers recorded at this time last year. Since August there have been 111 incidents with 64 occurring in the Premier League and 47 in the Championship, League One and League Two compared to 40 in the top flight and 29 in the EFL at this point last term. Read more: Football Discrimination On The Increase in 2017/18

Thought for the day: “I rang up my local swimming baths. I said: ‘Is that the local swimming baths?’ He said: ‘It depends where you’re calling from.’

The previous Villa Times: The Villa Times – 06/02/2018

The Villa Times – 06/02/2018
The Villa Times – 04/02/2018
The Villa Times – 03/02/2018

Click for the forum