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My Old Man Said articles and photo sets from Aston Villa’s proud history. Most notably are several sets of rare Villa supporter pictures from the European Cup final in Rotterdam on the 26th May 1982, which we are honoured to host. UTV

Aston Villa and Penalties – International Misses and Italian Jobs

Expecting England vs Italy game in Euro 2012 to go to penalties, I made a comment via Twitter that it was a good job...
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League Cup Final 1994 Aston Villa Supporter Photos

On March 27th 1994, Aston Villa ended a long wait for silverware after beating Manchester United 3-1 in the League Cup at Wembley. It...
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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...
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Aston Villa vs Birmingham City Head-to-head in One Picture

This week's Aston Villa vs Birmingham City League Cup fixture is the first time the Second City Derby has been played since My Old...
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The Paul McGrath Song…The Anthem of Godlike Genius.

The Paul McGrath Song Every season begins the same way. Normally, at the stadium of a lower league team, Villa fans will get the ritual...
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Aston Villa Supporter Rotterdam European Cup Final 1982 Photos (Set 5)

It's always great to receive more fly-on-the-wall pics of Villa supporters' adventures on the 26th May 1982. Villa supporter Paul Wood, has already sent...