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Grella Backs Fellow Aussie for FA Cup Glory

Signed for 4 million pounds under the Paul Ince era, Vince Grella promised so much when he first landed on English shores. However, Injury after Injury have provided continuous setbacks for the Australian International defensive Midfielder. However, VInce Grella is now fit and in full action, starring in Rovers victory over Wigan a fortnight ago.

With Blackburn's Premier League status still undecided, Grella is optimistic on Rovers chances

'We need three points to survive, and two of our remaining games are at Ewood Park, Hopefully we can do it against Portsmouth on Sunday'

'We have been playing well enough and I am sure the experience of Sam Allardyce will get us through'

Grella continues on, describing the English League as being played at '250 Miles per Hour', in comparison to the Seria A ' 100 MPH'.

Vince Grella also backed his Australian compatriot, Tim Cahill, who resides 5 minutes away from him, to triumph in the FA Cup final against Chelsea.

'I honestly believe they are good enough to win it, they (Everton) will go in with no fears.....It would be fantastic for Timmy to win it'

Vinnie is also looking towards helping Australia in their Bid to qualify for the 2010 World Cup. After he has secured Premiership football for 2009-10 season, Vinnie will fly of to Dubai to acclimatise for the match against the Qataris....

Good to see Vinnie confident, now bring us home big boy!!!!!

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Writer: Sasman! Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday May 8 2009

Time: 7:20AM

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"Bring us home big boy!!!" I liked the article sas, and liked Grella's thoughts (think Chelsea will win the FA Cup though) but what's that final line all about dude LOL!
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08/05/2009 09:04:00

...must be some Australian thing?!
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08/05/2009 10:28:00

lol Sas!! nice one, the mandatory Brett/Vince article of the week!!!!
Mikey D
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08/05/2009 12:02:00

well if we win the next game we are officially qualified... two world cup finals in a row ahh i'm walking in a winter wonderland
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08/05/2009 16:31:00

lolllll aye, its been quiet on the Brett and Vince front lately!!!! next article will be on Emo's knee surgery hehe As for the closer....Thats Grella's job!!! get the job done, and bring us home!!!!!!!! and he is only a small lad...hence big boy!!!!! Retro....we will be qualified before the pommies are lol
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08/05/2009 23:44:00

Sasman!!! If big Vinnie scores the winner on Sat i'll become an honoury Aussie myself!!!!! In Vinny's memory!!!!!
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09/05/2009 01:02:00

haha your assuming of course England qualify for the world cup :D
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09/05/2009 03:05:00


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