O'Neill gives Villa stars a break

17 February 2010 12:57
O'Neill's men face Burnley in the Premier League on Sunday and Crystal Palace in an FA Cup fifth-round replay in midweek before the Carling Cup final against Manchester United.[LNB]And the Villa boss wants his players to be as fit as possible.[LNB]He told AVTV: "There is a group of players who I have given quite a number of days off.[LNB]"They don't miss training sessions, they don't miss matches and I must admit at this particular time, freshness is the most important issue.[LNB]"It is trying to keep players fresh and the best way to do it is maybe to take them out of the environment altogether."[LNB][LNB]

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