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Shorey Having Medical at Villa

Aston Villa and Reading have agreed on a fee for full-back Nicky Shorey and the England international is now having a medical at Villa park.

Speculation has gone into overdrive this week regarding Shorey's future and it now looks like he will be a Villa player by the end of the day.

Aston Villa's official site has confirmed that an offer has been accepted and it seems the move is now just a formality.

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Writer: Chris Kitley Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday August 7 2008

Time: 11:59AM

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Will be glad when this finally goes through. He's been a great player for us, but time to move on. Hopefully we can get a replacment sorted before the forest game.
uroyals
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07/08/2008 12:09:00

Mmm. I'll be very pleased if a replacement is named tomorrow, I'm not so sure it's going to happen. We possibly should have let Shorey go a year ago, but then again we couldn't have predicited that he'd have such a bad season!!
LoyalyRoyaly
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07/08/2008 12:12:00

Great signing for Villa, been a Shorey fan since you guys got in the premier, best of luck next season hope you make it back up.
chris the villan
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07/08/2008 12:41:00

Can't wait to see Shorey line up in Claret and Blue, quality player. Good luck this season, hopefully see you back in the prem next year.
PTP
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07/08/2008 12:43:00

good luck reading. big coppell fan. up the villa
Stig
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07/08/2008 13:10:00

Cheers Villa fans. DOn't know if you're just being nice but we seem to be quite popular amongst opposition fans, portsmouth seem to quite like us too, funny that considering they effectively sent us down :(
LoyalyRoyaly
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07/08/2008 13:41:00

Thanks boys. You've got two of our record breakers now, hope they do well for you.
uroyals
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07/08/2008 13:42:00

Well you seem like a decent enough bunch and you've got great manager. Do us a favour though, go easy on Small Heath, I'd like to see them back in the prem with you, just for a laugh like.
PTP
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07/08/2008 13:50:00

Shorey is highly regarded by many fans in the premier league, including myself. He'll be a superb signing for the Villa!
Dave the Yid
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07/08/2008 16:53:00

 

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