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FIVE REASONS

Five Reasons to be Cheerful as Villa Fans After Blues Clappers

Looking at the latest this Second City derby in isolation, it was a sad example of what football is fast becoming and why the...

Aston Villa Fans Under Threat at St Andrews From Air Strikes

Run Like the Clappers After all the WM Police and club preparation for the recent clashes between Aston Villa and Birmingham, an unidentified problem threatens...
media muppets

Revealed: The Great Football Media Clickbait Swindle

Are you wise to the clickbait headline routine yet? Most aren't, when you consider the growing amount of football sites peddling no-mark content in...
FIVE REASONS

Five Reasons to be Cheerful as Villa Fans After Vital Fulham Win

Villa's 2-1 win against Fulham finally signalled the club's intentions to be in the promotion places come the end of the season. After the Wolves...
FIVE REASONS

Five Reasons to be Cheerful as Villa Fans After Wolves Lesson

Once in a while there's a live TV performance that issues a statement of intent for the season ahead. In terms of Aston Villa, for...
WHAT WE LEARNT AS VILLA FANS

What We Learned As Villa Fans As Battle For Promotion Starts

Cast your minds back to that awful cup defeat to Boro at Villa Park. It was miserable and with only half the month gone...