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Lambert backs winter break

December 19, 2012
By Ian Edwards
Paul Lambert believes a winter break would be a positive development for the Premier League as Aston Villa prepare for another gruelling festive period of four games in 11 days.

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The Villa manager knows all about the benefits of a winter shut down from his time with Borussia Dortmund in the Bundesliga during the mid-1990s and is a real fan of a similar system being introduced in England.

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