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Get Yourself Sorted, Tony 

12 Jun 18

As the epically catastrophic playoff final slowly recedes in the review mirror, the consequences of that result are growing larger every day.


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Established 1874 

10 Jun 18

Dave Woodhall reflects on an eventful week at Villa Park.


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What Is Villa’s Future? 

7 Jun 18

Following the very recent and unwelcome gleanings concerning finances at Aston Villa, I have to say that it was completely absurd that the chairman should take the financial and managerial gamble he did over the last 2 years.


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Villa’s State of Affairs Right Now 

6 Jun 18

Wow, what a pickle Villa are in.


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The Potential For Season 2018-19 – As It Stands 

5 Jun 18

The Birmingham Mail reveals that the following players are either gone, going or could be on their way soon or by June 2019.


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Why Is There Never a Plan B at Villa? 

4 Jun 18

There’s lots of talk around Villa at the moment, and none of it’s good.


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Summer fun 

3 Jun 18

Dave Woodhall talks about Villa in 2017-18 and what’s to come.


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Steve Bruce 

30 May 18

The fact is there are a number of Villa fans that will find a reason to want Bruce out no matter what.


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Thank You, Steve, but It’s Time for a Change 

29 May 18

Dwayne Casey.


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Third time lucky 

27 May 18

Dave Woodhall on Villa’s Championship play-off final defeat to Fulham.


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Let’s Not Forget That Defeat Can Be Turned Into Something Better 

27 May 18

Perhaps it’s all a blessing in disguise.


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Championship Play-off Final: Aston Villa vs. Fulham 

26 May 18

Here we are, moment of truth, more than simple silverware on the line.


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Save the date 

24 May 18

Villa are off to Wembley and Dave Woodhall is getting a bit excited at the prospect.


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Villa Are in a Final, and Wasn’t it Fun? 

24 May 18

I’ve been putting this off, largely because I haven’t wanted to think about the play-off final.


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‘Jam packed 

18 May 18

Stephen Pennell falls even deeper under the spell of AffieJam.


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On the march with… 

15 May 18

A 0-0 draw with Middlesbrough means Villa are off to Wembley, as Dave Woodhall watches.


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Play-off Semifinal Leg Two: Aston Villa vs. Middlesbrough 

15 May 18

By now, we’ve read all the takes on Saturday’s 1-0 win at the Riverside—“defensive masterclass” seems the most common, and it’s hard to argue with the hyperbole.


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Thirdway to paradise 

13 May 18

Villa won 1-0 at Middlesbrough in the Championship play-offs first leg.


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Play-off Semifinal Leg One: Middlesbrough vs. Aston Villa 

12 May 18

Here we are.


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The final countdown 

6 May 18

Villa’s league programme ended with a 1-0 defeat at Millwall, as watched by Dave Woodhall.


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You Need Two Legs To Stand On! 

6 May 18

I’ve not written anything for awhile.


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Match Day: Millwall vs. Aston Villa 

5 May 18

Here we are, the final regular-season match in what ultimately will be a defining year for Villa.


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That’s all for now folks 

29 Apr 18

Dave Woodhall watches Villa’s 1-1 draw at home to Derby.


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Match Day: Aston Villa vs. Derby County 

28 Apr 18

Aston Villa will take the field today against the visiting Rams in front of a sellout crowd for the final regular-season home game of the campaign.


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Going fourth 

22 Apr 18

Dave Woodhall talks about Villa’s 4-0 win at Ipswich.


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Ipswich Town 0-4 Aston Villa: The Good, Bad & Ugly 

22 Apr 18

Once again, Villa found themselves playing against 10, and this time it was Ipswich who were dispatched with ease as Villa cruised to a 4-0 victory.


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Match Day: Ipswich Town vs. Aston Villa 

21 Apr 18

Three to go, five points off second.


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Playoffs Here We Come: Villa Midweek View 

17 Apr 18

Midweek, or close enough, and Villa find themselves safely locked in the promotion lottery following back-to-back 1-0 victories over Cardiff and Leeds.


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Getting into position 

13 Apr 18

Dave Woodhall on Villa’s 1-0 win over Leeds and looking ahead.


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Match Day: Aston Villa vs. Leeds United 

13 Apr 18

Four games left, and tonight Leeds come to visit.


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Aston Villa 1-0 Cardiff City: The Good, Bad & Ugly 

11 Apr 18

It was scrappy.


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And still they come… 

11 Apr 18

Villa beat Cardiff 1-0 on Tuesday night.


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Match Day: Aston Villa vs. Cardiff City 

10 Apr 18

So.


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One door opens… 

8 Apr 18

Villa lost at Norwich on Saturday, bemusing Dave Woodhall again into the process.


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Norwich City 3-1 Aston Villa: The Good, Bad & Ugly 

8 Apr 18

Not a good day at Carrow Road—Villa had a chance to take advantage of Cardiff’s loss to Wolves and make a run at an automatic promotion spot Saturday.


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Match Day: Norwich City vs. Aston Villa 

7 Apr 18

Bit late from me, obviously, but we’re down 0-1 at the half.


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Aston Villa 3-0 Reading: The Good, Bad & Ugly 

4 Apr 18

Villa’s best side were on display Tuesday night, and they got Villa back to winning ways.


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Reading between the Lions 

3 Apr 18

Dave Woodhall watches Villa beat Reading 3-0.


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Match Day: Aston Villa vs. Reading 

3 Apr 18

Villa will try to get back on track tonight against visiting Reading.


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Hull City 0-0 Aston Villa: The Good, Bad & Ugly 

2 Apr 18

That run-in thing didn’t get off to such a great start Saturday night, with Villa traveling to Hull and coming away with a perhaps fortunate point following a desultory 0-0 draw with the Tigers.


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Waiting for the highlights 

1 Apr 18

Dave Woodhall endures Villa’s goalless draw at Hull.


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Match Day: Hull City vs. Aston Villa 

31 Mar 18

Here it is, the run-in: the eight-game stretch that will either set Villa up for promotion or see us crying in our beers.


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C’mon the Midlands! 

21 Mar 18

What do 37,000 and 40,000 have in common? Easy.


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Six Wins Out Of Eight For Automatic Promotion? 

19 Mar 18

Six Wins Out Of Eight For Automatic Promotion? Vitalfootball:Aston Villa:19/03/2018 17:24:00 Aston Villa manager Steve Bruce has said he believes we need to pick up six victories out of the remaining eight Championship encounters if automatic…


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Congratulations to Former Aston Villa Gaffer 

19 Mar 18

Congratulations to Former Aston Villa Gaffer Vitalfootball:Aston Villa:19/03/2018 15:40:00 Former Aston Villa gaffer John Gregory had the sweet smell of success on Saturday as he lifted the Indian Super League title with Chennaiyin FC.


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Time Is A Killer 

19 Mar 18

One of the reasons why we needed a win on Saturday was to restore some confidence ahead of the international break.


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The Future King Of England Showing His True Colours Again 

19 Mar 18

The Future King Of England Showing His True Colours Again Vitalfootball:Aston Villa:19/03/2018 09:56:00 I saw this on facebook and thought it might raise a smile amongst the Aston Villa masses after a rather depressing weekend.


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U23s – Aston Villa March On In Cup Against Blackburn 

19 Mar 18

U23s – Aston Villa March On In Cup Against Blackburn Vitalfootball:Aston Villa:19/03/2018 01:22:00 Aston Villa’s Under 23 side took victory in the clash against Blackburn Rovers in the Premier Cup on Friday.


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Villa Do Have Something To Cheer This Weekend 

19 Mar 18

Villa Do Have Something To Cheer This Weekend Vitalfootball:Aston Villa:19/03/2018 00:51:00 No, it has absolutely nothing to do with the pathetic performance and loss to Bolton Wanderers but one man can take note.


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A Day For Despondency And Worry! Stats, Lowlights, Reaction 

18 Mar 18

A Day For Despondency And Worry! Stats, Lowlights, Reaction Vitalfootball:Aston Villa:18/03/2018 12:44:00 The stats, the lowlights (video), a few tweets and match reactions.


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Winter blunderland 

18 Mar 18

Dave Woodhall on Villa’s defeat at Bolton, and comparisons with days gone by.


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Villa Star Would Stay Another Season But Could We Keep Him? 

18 Mar 18

Villa Star Would Stay Another Season But Could We Keep Him? Vitalfootball:Aston Villa:18/03/2018 12:00:00 JT has apparently indicated he wants to play for one more season, but with no promotion, I’m not sure we could afford to keep him…


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Stats: Bolton Wanderers v Aston Villa 

17 Mar 18

Stats: Bolton Wanderers v Aston Villa Vitalfootball:Aston Villa:17/03/2018 19:27:00 All the stats from Bolton Wanderers (1) vs (0) Aston Villa, Macron Stadium, 17/3/18 Att: 19,304…


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Bolton v Aston Villa – Team Sheets 

17 Mar 18

Bolton v Aston Villa – Team Sheets Vitalfootball:Aston Villa:17/03/2018 16:38:00 Aston Villa have made the trip to the Macron Stadium to visit 20th placed Bolton Wanderers for today’s Championship game.


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Another Massive Game. A Candle In The Wind For Villa? 

17 Mar 18

Another Massive Game.


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Follow Bolton v Aston Villa Match Coverage On Twitter 

16 Mar 18

Follow Bolton v Aston Villa Match Coverage On Twitter Vitalfootball:Aston Villa:16/03/2018 20:21:00 Aston Villa go to the Macron Stadium as the visitors to Bolton today, this will be a 5:30pm kick-off.


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The Match Day Villa Times – Ready To Bounce Back? 

16 Mar 18

The Match Day Villa Times – Ready To Bounce Back? Vitalfootball:Aston Villa:16/03/2018 18:53:00 The latest Aston Villa news, views and social media reviews via the uno fish ial one…


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Fans React To 2nd Starlet Signing Villa Contract Extension 

16 Mar 18

Fans React To 2nd Starlet Signing Villa Contract Extension Vitalfootball:Aston Villa:16/03/2018 18:20:00 Hot on the heels of Andre Green signing a new Villa deal, Aston Villa have announced the extension for another U23 regular.


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The Grass Isn’t Always Greener. Starlet Extends Villa Stay 

16 Mar 18

The Grass Isn’t Always Greener.


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Something For The Weekend (607) 

16 Mar 18

Something For The Weekend (607) Vitalfootball:Aston Villa:16/03/2018 16:07:00 Parties and hangovers..