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McVega's a hero!

Posted on 17 December 2000  - 12:00

Tottenham Hotspur (Spurs) Football Club is located in North London. The club is also known as Spurs. Tottenham's home ground is White Hart Lane. The club motto is Audere est Facere (To dare is to do).

Ramon Vega is the new hero of Celtic Park.<P class=MsoNormal>The Swiss defender made an instant impact with two goals on his Celtic debut after his move from the Lane on Friday. The Scottish Premier League leaders hammered Aderdeen 6-0 in front of over 60,000 fans.<P class=MsoNormal>Vega, who joined Spurs in January 1997 but&nbsp&#59;was hampered by a series of injuries before moving on, reflected on a &lsquo&#59;beautiful&rsquo&#59; day that could transform his career. He also admitted he is ready to sit down with the board at any time to discuss a long-term contract. <P class=MsoNormal>Vega said: &ldquo&#59;I'm delighted with the goals and delighted with the reception from the fans.<P class=MsoNormal>&ldquo&#59;They were fantastic, beautiful and I've not experienced anything like that. The Celtic fans were phenomenal. They are a massive club and play great football and I'm focused on winning the league and then playing in Europe.&rdquo&#59;<P class=MsoNormal>His new boss Martin O'Neill quipped: &ldquo&#59;I've just told him that it's all downhill after this, but seriously it was a great debut. <P class=MsoNormal>&ldquo&#59;Considering that he's not trained with us yet it was a great start for him. He met up with the boys last night and I am very pleased with him and his goals.&rdquo&#59;<P class=MsoNormal>&nbsp&#59;<?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" /><o:p></o:p>