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Taylor Talk - Villa

Speaking to the Ronnie, it was a happy but determined Steven Taylor looking ahead to the Villa crunch:

"Our fans at Bolton were fantastic and hopefully it can continue against Villa tomorrow night. I threw my shirt into the crowd at the end because they were so good at Bolton and really helped us. It was a token of appreciation because they got behind us so well.

We go into the Villa match on a high, but we are not getting carried away with ourselves. Over the last few years we have been slow starters, but this is the first time for a while we have started well. We have had a week to recover from the Bolton game. We set about Wanderers very well and won most of our second balls. We will be looking to do that again when Villa come up here.

Oba has proved he wants to play for the club. What better way to show that than with two goals in the first game? He has been playing out wide but I still thought he did a fantastic job, worked well for the team and scored his goals. That is what we need, we need to work hard for each other.

If you have people working hard and putting their head on the line for each other, you have a great chance. The work-rate against Bolton was second to none and that is what we are going to need. We even had players on the bench who were desperate to get on the field, so it bodes well for the season.

You cannot stop concentrating no matter what the score is. The only disappointment was Nicolas Anelka scoring because we have worked well defending set-pieces and they broke away and scored. We already have something to improve on. We want to eradicate stupid mistakes like that."




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Date:Friday August 17 2007

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No fighting this year lads
Villan444
We'll leave that one to West Ham this season.
SirLes
I predict 2-2 draw
KSarge1
3-1 NUFC.
SirLes
3 - 0 To the Toon
davidmillzy
1-2 aston villa UTV!
villain76
tut 3-1 united
Toon4LiFe
you were *****e. no trophies for you this season. again.
villain76
Ey not any for you either Villain76 you were ****e aswell. Give us time tho we will sort out our formation which i must say was all over the place on saturday but when we do you will see the best Newcastle side play for the past 10 years. Villain76 be honest where do you expect to finish in the league this season?
davidmillzy
nufc between 6th & 3rd. Villa between 11th & 7th
Toon4LiFe
 

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