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Trezeguet hails 'amazing' Aston Villa fans

By Liam Keen | Aston Villa | Published:

Villa winger Trezeguet has said he is ‘loving’ his time at the club and hailed the support of the ‘terrific’ fans.

Aston Villa's Trezeguet

The Egyptian moved to the Midlands in the summer, joining from Turkish top-flight side Kasimpasa.

And the 25-year-old says it is ‘amazing’ to find himself at the same club as countryman Ahmed Elmohamady.

“I am loving it,” he said. “It’s a huge club, a good team and terrific supporters.

“I think the fans are amazing – always positive.

“They support us at the game if we win, lose or draw, they are always with us.

“I always want to make them happy and I hope we do lots of times between now and the end of the season.

“I used to speak to Elmo in the national team and I always used to say to him ‘I want to come to the Premier League and I want to join Aston Villa’.

“It was a team I have always liked, I used to think ‘I’d like to join that club.’

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“Elmo used to smile but isn’t it amazing that we are both here now.

“When I used to watch the Premier League in Egypt, I always used to follow Aston Villa.

“It was a club I admired and liked.”

The forward has scored two goals in his last two Premier League appearances, coming in the 2-1 losses at home to Liverpool and an injury-time strike away at Wolves.

Liam Keen

By Liam Keen
Sports Reporter - @LiamKeen_Star

Sports journalist at the Express & Star, primarily covering Walsall FC and grassroots sport across the Black Country and Staffordshire. Got a story? Get in touch on 01902 319456.

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