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Aston Villa 0 - Wigan Athletic 0

Premier League

Villa Park

31/01/09 3pm

Attendance: 41,766

Referee: Rob Stiles

Aston Villa
0 - 0
Wigan Athletic
 
 
Venue: Villa Park
 
Attendance: 41,766
The Teams
Brad Friedel
 
 
 
Chris Kirkland
 
 
Carlos Cuellar
 
 
 
Mario Melchiot
 
 
Zat Knight
 
 
 
Titus Bramble
 
 
Curtis Davies
 
 
 
Emmerson Boyce
 
 
Luke Young
 
 
 
Maynor Figueroa
 
 
Craig Gardner
 
 
61
 
Daniel De Ridder
 
 
45
Stiliyan Petrov
 
 
 
Lee Cattermole
 
 
Gareth Barry
 
 
 
Paul Scharner
 
 
77
James Milner
 
 
 
Michael Brown
 
 
Emile Heskey
 
 
 
Jason Koumas
 
 
Gabriel Agbonlahor
 
 
 
Mido
 
 
Substitutes
Bradley Guzan
 
 
 
Michael Pollitt
 
 
Steve Sidwell
 
 
 
Erik Edman
 
 
John Carew
 
 
61
 
Ben Watson
 
 
77
Nathan Delfouneso
 
 
 
Hugo Rodallega
 
 
45
Moustapha Salifou
 
 
 
Tomasz Cywka
 
 
Nicky Shorey
 
 
 
Olivier Kapo
 
 
Isaiah Osbourne
 
 
 
Henri Camara
 
 
Game Statistics
16
Goal Attempts
9
11
On Target
4
6
Corners
2
1
Offside
2
13
Fouls
10
1
Yellow Cards
1
0
Red Cards
0
49
%
51




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Writer: worbo Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Saturday January 31 2009

Time: 5:30PM

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Exciting game
worbo
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31/01/2009 17:31:00

very exciting, back to the wall for you guys at times - not sure on the possession stat I must admit, thought we had more than that then again you did hold on to the ball longer when you had it, usually for free kicks, goal kicks and throw ins!!!!!!!!!!!! :o) Would think you are the happier of the two teams with the draw judging by the chances we had + goal line clearances? Can't wait to see if the ball did go over the line (hope not, don't want to be cursing the lack of those 2 points at the end of the season) and whether it was a penalty, looked like one but the replays often tell a different story.
The Fear
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31/01/2009 18:46:00

Penalty to us? Defo but you dont get 'em all
worbo
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31/01/2009 19:05:00

there was probably a claim both ways worbo, I'm being unbiased, thought the ref and his assistants were woeful. But you must admit it was the battle of the alamo at times in your area! Gabby, Heskey, John Carew and Davies all missed very good chances + the goal line clearances etc! Hard fought draw for you guys, no criticism at all especially after what we did at your gaff. Bruce wasn't impressed today, he was effing all over the place at the players!
The Fear
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31/01/2009 19:31:00

Can I just say a big thank you to the travelling Wigan fans. The way they joined in the applause for Johnny Dixon and Vic Crowe (two villa legends who sadly died last week) was very much appreciated. Well done lads.
jonah
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