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Seasons in English Top Flight Table – Aston Villa Fighting for Their Status

Seasons in English Top Flight There's more at stake this season than Aston Villa just staying in the Premier League in the here and now....

How Aston Villa’s Talented Champions Were Younger Than Jack Grealish

The premise of Aston Villa's rebuilding going into the 2019/20 season had been to get young talented players that had the potential to increase...

Tyrone Mings Has Chance to Rekindle an Aston Villa National Legacy

By Owen Arthur August 29th, 2019 was a notable day for Aston Villa, as two of its players were called up to the full England...

A Question of Celebrating Aston Villa Heritage: FCG Meeting Outline

N.B. Before you read on, these are not the notes from the meeting this week with Aston Villa CEO Christian Purslow, they are due...

Aston Villa Supporters Remember Rotterdam 26th May 1982.

A day before Aston Villa's play-off final clash at Wembley, it just happens to be 'Rotterdam Day', the day that back in 1982 the...

#60 Ron Saunders Aston Villa Legacy is Very Much Alive But Why Did Villa Let it Slip So Badly?

Ron Saunders Legacy Over the past couple of weeks, MOMS has randomly received three messages from Aston Villa fans honouring former Villa boss Ron Saunders...

Discussing the Secrets of the Sharp Rise and Fall of Aston Villa in the 1980’s

Why? If there's a burning question of Aston Villa supporters looking back at the 1980's, it's why after winning the League and European Cup,...

Aston Villa’s Club Crest Lion History and Scottish Heritage

Aston Villa's Club Crest Lion History Last month saw the release of the book World Football Club Crests: : The Design, Meaning and Symbolism of World...

Aston Villa Podcast Special: Ron Atkinson Interview & Podcast from 1991

My Old Man Said goes back in the archives for our newer listeners to put together a special on former Aston Villa boss Ron...

The Proud History of Managerless Aston Villa

Instead of a manager, Villa originally used a 'board of directors'. We've all seen the hashtags over the years of #McLeishOut, #LambertOut, #BruceOut and now...

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Coutinho Signs and Villa’s Last Chance Saloon for Top Half Finish

Something for the Weekend - Crystal Palace Philippe Coutinho signing...

Steven Gerrard gives Villa squad fitness update ahead of Crystal Palace Clash

Mixed Injury News for Steven Gerrard By Oscar Webster With Aston...

Steven Gerrard Reflects on Improvement in Results and Bigger Picture

Back-to-back Wins Improves Villa's Top Half Chances “I know where...

The Story Behind Aston Villa Season Ticket Price Rises and the Club’s Twin Ambition

Aston Villa Season Ticket Price Rises The hot topic this...

Steven Gerrard’s Coutinho Question and the Emergence of Iroegbunam

Questions for Gerrard Aston Villa got the job done against...