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Author Topic: Bournemouth vs Aston Villa pre match thread  (Read 18837 times)

Offline eamonn

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Re: Bournemouth vs Aston Villa pre match thread
« Reply #120 on: August 05, 2022, 10:41:00 AM »
With 5 subs allowed, I think he'll get a fair few 15 minute cameos. If he can keep whipping the ball onto someone's head like he did for Carlos last week, maybe more.

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Re: Bournemouth vs Aston Villa pre match thread
« Reply #121 on: August 05, 2022, 10:43:39 AM »
AVFC Twitter have just posted Buendia is fit and available for selection.

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Re: Bournemouth vs Aston Villa pre match thread
« Reply #122 on: August 05, 2022, 10:59:19 AM »
AVFC Twitter have just posted Buendia is fit and available for selection.

So the Mail were just scaremongering?  Who knew?

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Re: Bournemouth vs Aston Villa pre match thread
« Reply #123 on: August 05, 2022, 11:08:24 AM »
We go again.
Comfortable 0-2 away win, after a jittery first half.
Lucas Digne pops up unexpectedly to score, a bit scruffy and Targett-esque but we'll take it. Coutinho unfortunately smacks a set piece against the woodwork, but we're still happy Luiz isn't taking them. Cam then comes off the bench to make the points safe and soothe a few H&V nerves.

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Re: Bournemouth vs Aston Villa pre match thread
« Reply #124 on: August 05, 2022, 11:41:32 AM »
AVFC Twitter have just posted Buendia is fit and available for selection.

So the Mail were just scaremongering?  Who knew?

Nope, Gerrard has said that Buendia and Mings had knocks but are now both back and ready to go.

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Re: Bournemouth vs Aston Villa pre match thread
« Reply #125 on: August 05, 2022, 02:32:22 PM »
Chris Sutton has replaced Lawro doing the predictions for the BBC. He's got us to win at Bournemouth. Lawro would have probably had us to lose.....

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Re: Bournemouth vs Aston Villa pre match thread
« Reply #126 on: August 05, 2022, 06:42:00 PM »
The first 11 decision is difficult, deciding who doesn't even make the bench is also pretty hard, even with 9 players to be named.  We'll have players who won't even make the matchday squad this weekend who would have walked straight into our starting 11 the year we came up.  We've come a long way.

Great problems to have though, and it means that even with a couple of inevitable injuries we'll pick up along the way, we're going to have a strong 11 and some good options from the bench this season!

My prediction:

Martinez

Cash
Carlos
Mings
Digne

Kamara
McGinn
Luiz

Coutinho
Watkins
Bailey

Subs:
Olsen
Young
Chambers
Sanson
Ramsey
Iroebegnum
Buendia
Ings
Archer

Which means no place for Konsa, Augustinson or Nakamba (all of whom you'd assume we want to keep?), never mind Traore, El Ghazi, Davis, and Guilbert (who you have to assume are on the way out one way or another?).

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Re: Bournemouth vs Aston Villa pre match thread
« Reply #127 on: August 05, 2022, 06:51:28 PM »
The first 11 decision is difficult, deciding who doesn't even make the bench is also pretty hard, even with 9 players to be named.  We'll have players who won't even make the matchday squad this weekend who would have walked straight into our starting 11 the year we came up.  We've come a long way.

Great problems to have though, and it means that even with a couple of inevitable injuries we'll pick up along the way, we're going to have a strong 11 and some good options from the bench this season!

My prediction:

Martinez

Cash
Carlos
Mings
Digne

Kamara
McGinn
Luiz

Coutinho
Watkins
Bailey

Subs:
Olsen
Young
Chambers
Sanson
Ramsey
Iroebegnum
Buendia
Ings
Archer

Which means no place for Konsa, Augustinson or Nakamba (all of whom you'd assume we want to keep?), never mind Traore, El Ghazi, Davis, and Guilbert (who you have to assume are on the way out one way or another?).

Yes some good points made

I also think thatís the team he will go for apart from one
I still reckon heíll go Watkins and Ings up front, It wonít work again and heíll change stuff in the second half

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Re: Bournemouth vs Aston Villa pre match thread
« Reply #128 on: August 05, 2022, 10:37:53 PM »
For those driving down, to avoid roadworks and congestion towards Bournemouth, best to get off M27 early at Junction 7 or  8 and go via Christchurch. Safe travels to all and UTV

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Re: Bournemouth vs Aston Villa pre match thread
« Reply #129 on: August 06, 2022, 05:52:00 AM »
Its the first Game so 1:3 nothing like start of the season, theres no fool like an old fool!

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Re: Bournemouth vs Aston Villa pre match thread
« Reply #130 on: August 06, 2022, 07:25:58 AM »
Shouting loudly in public is back.

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Re: Bournemouth vs Aston Villa pre match thread
« Reply #131 on: August 06, 2022, 07:33:19 AM »
We're not all Rob Roys you know 

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Re: Bournemouth vs Aston Villa pre match thread
« Reply #132 on: August 06, 2022, 08:37:53 AM »

I still reckon heíll go Watkins and Ings up front, It wonít work again and heíll change stuff in the second half

I really, really, really hope not. All that does is sacrifice a midfielder or wide player for Ings. Bailey's got to start, surely?

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Re: Bournemouth vs Aston Villa pre match thread
« Reply #133 on: August 06, 2022, 08:38:39 AM »
Anyone know the best place to park today?

Where are our fans going to be drinking before the game?

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Re: Bournemouth vs Aston Villa pre match thread
« Reply #134 on: August 06, 2022, 08:53:59 AM »
Win please.

 


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