Friday, January 15, 2021

Aston Villa’s full-back pairing continues to impress

Full-backs, once the least fashionable role on a football field, had rarely garnered the headlines in seasons past, but in modern-day football, they've become...

Wesley sets sights on Aston Villa return after long-term injury

It’s been a long road back for Aston Villa’s Brazilian striker Wesley, who after damaging his ACL last year, is on the mend with...
Jack Grealish

Jack Grealish’s comparisons to Premier League greats aren’t for no reason

Many outsiders view Dean Smith’s Aston Villa as this season's Premier League surprise package, with an identity built on key partnerships, an insatiable work-rate...
Watkins was on fire against Arsenal with our man of the match in our Player Ratings

Aston Villa’s 2020 away form in numbers

What a rollercoaster of a year it has been for Aston Villa. It was only a few months ago that we were fighting for...
Watkins with a perfect hat-trick against Liverpool

Aston Villa’s Fabulous Five – 2020 Recruitment turning Villa around

In the summer of 2019, Aston Villa reached a net spend of £144.5 million. Twelve new faces arrived into the dressing room – fusing...
Grealish tried to lead a Villa fightback against Southampton

‘Jack from Solihull’ – A 2020 to remember for Aston Villa’s local lad

Cast your mind back to 2015, Donald Trump officially launched his Republican presidential campaign and five-time NBA champion Kobe Bryant announced his retirement from...
Traoré impressed against West Brom

Bertrand Traoré and Anwar El Ghazi prove squad depth is no pressing issue for...

Dean Smith’s Aston Villa side is taking shape in the Premier League and every member of his squad will play their part. As Premier League...
Ross Barkley could make his comeback against Burnley

Ross Barkley’s return to give Aston Villa another dimension

Ross Barkley’s brilliant start to life at Villa Park had Aston Villa fans daring to believe that this season could reach unexpected heights -...
Steer could feature against Bristol City

Jed Steer is Aston Villa’s unsung hero

“Every time I got in the lift and I pressed the button a voice would say 'going up' and I would think to myself:...
Watkins with a perfect hat-trick against Liverpool

Why encouraging start from Watkins bodes well for Villa

"It feels like I've been here longer than I have. It's a nice environment to be in. Everyone has made me and the other...