As I look back to my feelings before last night’s game with West Brom, for the first time properly this season, I felt somewhat nervous. This is mainly due to the baggies having newly appointed Sam Allardyce at the helm. Although ‘Big Sam’s’ notorious style doesn’t strike fear into an opponent, his stubborn style of defending and our inability to see off Burnley last time out, did worry me.Read More »
Reminiscent of last year, Aston Villa outclassed, outplayed and outperformed Arsenal on every front today. In spectacular fashion too, might I add. Making Arsenal the second top six team we have beaten in our opening seven games.Read More »
Despite a miraculous second half perfromance from Aston Villa, who scored three goals late on. It wasn’t enough to overcome Southampton who left Villa Park the victors in a seven goal thriller.Read More »
Aston Villa fans across the nation rejoiced seeing Jack Grealish‘s name on the team sheet of what was an experimental England side set up by Gareth Southgate.
It only took Grealish 26 minutes to affect the game, as the Villan’s cross perfectly set up Everton‘s Dominic Calvert-Lewin who headed home to put England one goal up early on.Read More »
What the hell happened yesterday? I’m not sure where to begin with this one. Villa v Liverpool games are at best tight affairs, with us suffering the odd hammering when things aren’t going well.
There’s a good reason everyone’s heard of the 5-1 win at Villa Park in 1976, results like that are as rare as a defecating rocking horse.
So to equal, then surpass messrs Gray, Little and co. was truly the stuff of dreams.Read More »