Date: 2nd June 2012 at 6:09pm
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www.avfc.co.uk have announced that Paul Faulkner has been voted on to prestigious FA Council.

The 33-year-old Villa CEO said: ‘For Villa to have a voice on the Council is great for the club. There is prestige but also value in having representation on the Council and I’m pleased and proud as Villa chief executive that our efforts as a club over a number of seasons have been recognised and rewarded in this way.’

Info on the Council:

FA Site: Click Here

Wiki: Click Here who state:

The FA Council consists of 92 elected representatives, from the FA Premier League, the Football League, County FAs, and the non-executive board of The Football Association. The council meets to decide the major policies of The FA, which is the governing body of English football.

Great news for Villa, representation at such a high level can only profit us and about time they started to get younger people in there. Paul Faulkner, if you remember, has started investigating the chances of bringing back limited standing, maybe this will help that quest as well.

See: If You Love Villa Safely STAND UP !

And maybe for just one day the haters can give it a rest! They`ve now managed to bring in the right manager, ok, a few rocky patches on the way but now we move forward surely? Plus, this CEO has brought in the biggest deal the club has ever had (Genting) and the largest shirt deal as well (Makron)

Congrats to Villa and congrats to Paul Faulkner.