posted on Apr, 12 2004 @ 10:13 AM
Darius Vassell has revealed that he was taken
aback by recent speculation that he could be sold by Aston Villa at the end of the season.
Villa took a long time to thrash out a new three-year contract and that is what made the rumours over the striker's future all the harder to
understand.Vassell is happily settled at Villa and all he is concentrating on now is having a good end to the season in the hope that he can book a
place in the England squad for this summer's European Championships in Portugal.Vassell, who admits that he has been disappointed with the some of the
form that he has been showing this season, said: "I have got not no idea where that speculation came from.