Date: 5th February 2018 at 5:43pm
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Unoial Villa News…

A lovely quote from our Vital Villa player of January… But who is it? Drum roll please! Read more: The Vital Villa Player Of January Thanks The Fans

Another bunch of fives: Mark Richards said: ‘One of my favourite H&V features is the fives that are usually on the inside back cover (I`m old fashioned in thinking that there`s still a paper copy of every edition somewhere). I`ve written my own list of fives, but they`re a bit more Villa-inspired than the usual obscure eighties bands and Albanian bank holidays that get put out.’ Read more: A Bunch Of Aston Villa Fives – I Wish I’d Been…

And the previous bunch of fives: A Bunch Of Aston Villa Fives: Heroes

At last, I`ve been surprised a few times that Villa players haven`t made the Professional Footballers Association monthly awards. And look, just like buses, you wait for ages then two turn up! Both Scott Hogan and Robert Snodgrass have been nominated. Read more and vote here: Two Villa Players Up For PFA Player Of Month – Vote Now

With Alan Hutton being one of a few players out of contract this summer, it’s fair to say reaction to his potential departure has been mixed. With Hutton’s, shall we say, over exuberance at points when it comes to his efforts, over the last few years he has turned into a reliable option for us, especially filling in at left back whenever challenged to and he constantly gives his all and the only time he really didn’t was when he was told not to and left to train with the youngsters as part of the brilliantly conceived bombsquad idea. For many it seemed a shoe in he’d earn another 12 month contract at the club, especially if we remained in the Championship next season. For others, it’s a case of ‘thanks’ but now it’s time to start getting some real game time into the likes of James Bree and others. Read more: A Glimmer Of Hope For Model Professional Alan Hutton?

Thought for the day: I bought my friend an elephant for his room. He said ‘Thanks.’ I said ‘Don’t mention it.’

The previous Villa Times: The Villa Times – 04/02/2018

The Villa Times – 03/02/2018
The Villa Times – 02/02/2018
The Villa Times – 01/02/2018

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