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Chukwuemeka and Coutinho

Chukwuemeka: The grass isn’t always greener

I am too old now to get upset when my football team loses players. Although I have never experienced the heights of Aston Villa...

Excitement builds around Jacob Ramsey

With three goals in as many games, Jacob Ramsey is making a lasting impact on Steven Gerrard’s Aston Villa side. Providing the assist for...

From Favela to the football pitch – Douglas Luiz’s strive to success

Ever since the Premier League restarted after the COVID lockdown in 2020, Brazilian midfielder Douglas Luiz has been one of Aston Villa’s best performers. On...
Ollie Watkins

Ollie Watkins tough start to the new season

At the same stage last season, Ollie Watkins had six goals and an assist to his name. As Villa’s record signing at the time,...
Emi Buendia

Should Emi Buendia be called out?

Emiliano Buendia signed for Aston Villa from Norwich over the summer in a deal said to be worth around £35million. Since then the Argentinian has...
Leon Bailey

Another Bailey headache for Smith

Leon Bailey is in line to return to the Aston Villa squad that takes on Arsenal at the Emirates on Friday night. The Jamaican...
Grealish returned to action

Jack Grealish – My take on the current situation

Jack Grealish. A name synonymous with Aston Villa. A boyhood Villa fan and captain of his beloved club. Now, however, his name is being...
Ashley Young

Ashley Young may be the signing of the summer

Former B6 favourite Ashley Young re-signed for the Villans this summer, after spending 18 months in Serie A with title-winning Inter Milan. After seeing out...
Martinez has ambitions

Emi Martinez – From League 2 to Copa America Hero

The goalkeeping department has been a point of weakness for Aston Villa in recent years. Brad Guzan’s disastrous 2015/16 campaign saw him keep only...
Hourihane scores against former side Barnsley

What next for a Villa hero – Conor Hourihane’s future

With less than a year left on his Aston Villa contract, Conor Hourihane’s days at Bodymoor Heath look numbered. Rumours this weekend have suggested...