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Offline Des Little

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Re: Realistic Expectations
« Reply #855 on: September 27, 2021, 05:43:34 PM »
Iím saying 8th-10th this season

Offline Lescottstweets

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Re: Realistic Expectations
« Reply #856 on: September 28, 2021, 10:38:07 PM »
Based on the last 2 results plus some of the Chelsea league game Iím satisfied we could easily break the top 8, and Iíll even stick my head on the line and say weíll finish 5th this year.
« Last Edit: September 28, 2021, 10:39:48 PM by Lescottstweets »

Offline dcdavecollett

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Re: Realistic Expectations
« Reply #857 on: September 29, 2021, 02:57:38 AM »
Top six is realistic.

Offline Dick Edwards

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Re: Realistic Expectations
« Reply #858 on: September 29, 2021, 07:00:39 AM »
I certainly expect Villa to finish in the top eight now we have such a strong squad, and provided we aren't particularly unlucky with long term injuries I wouldn't be at all surprised if we finished in the top six.

Offline Drummond

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Re: Realistic Expectations
« Reply #859 on: September 29, 2021, 09:15:37 AM »
Phil McNulty on the beeb has us down for 8th. I think I'd take it now.

Bloody hell mate, you'll be advocating 3-5-2 next.

Haha! These are ageing well.

Offline Footy-Vill

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Re: Realistic Expectations
« Reply #860 on: November 01, 2021, 12:17:22 PM »
Well before the game yesterday there was expectation to finish top half and higher than 11th
That can still be achieved

Realistically I don't see higher than 7th- 8th now which is progress but perhaps not what was the plan. And that top 6 won't be achieved. An aim for top half is what's needed. That will cause some frustration but let it be a season for transition and implementation and improve as we go on
However those accountable SD lange and Purslow as well as the new coaches are all involved in to where villa are currently in the league and where we might finish.

I'm sure all of them like Deano have expectations still for a top half finish but have they given enough of steady platform for Dean to progress from 11th last season?

Offline VinnieChase84

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Re: Realistic Expectations
« Reply #861 on: November 01, 2021, 12:21:06 PM »
Just survive. Id snap your hands off for 17th place right now

 


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