Aston Villa Opinion

Di-Matteo wanted Premier League return

Over to you, Roberto

No Villa manager of recent years has had the backing that Roberto Di Matteo has enjoyed this summer. Not since the era of Martin O'Neill...

Right back predicament for Di Matteo

Leandro Bacuna has had an indifferent Villa career to say the least. Following his talk of being a Champions League player, he faced constant...

Stadium Improvements

Over the past few weeks, speculation about who will buy Aston Villa has increased, with the American Phoenix Group being the company that has...
Di-Matteo struggled in the Championship

Preston or bust?

I think we can all agree that this is not the start of the season that we were hoping for. After ten games in the...
Di-Matteo struggled in the Championship

Is it time to say goodbye to Di Matteo?

It's a question I never expected to be asking so early into the season but, unfortunately, it is one that has to be asked...
Villa haven't won a game without Jedinak

Why we need a three-man midfield

Aston Villa Football Club has seen wholesale changes this summer with numerous players leaving and seven others joining during a hectic window. However, the...

Aston Villa on Football Manager 2016

Possibly the greatest football game series of all time, produced by Sports Interactive, released its latest edition - Football Manager 2016 - last week....
Hopefully Wesley won't be the next McCormack

The McCormack dilemma

Following relegation last season, Aston Villa entered a fervent summer of recruitment which was bankrolled by new chairman Dr Tony Xia. A figure somewhere...

Watching the Villans feels like a chore…

It doesn't feel good but it’s true: watching the Villans feels like a chore. With so many games, so close together, over the Christmas...
Bruce needs to get Villa up and running from the off.

A different side of Bruce

Saturday's fixture at home to Blackburn Rovers will be the first fixture Steve Bruce has taken charge of as Aston Villa manager where the...