Retro Villa

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

Tyrone Mings signs for Aston Villa

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...
aston villa 6 everton 2 1989

Aston Villa History Dictates Lambert Must Progress in Third Season

By Chris Kemps   At the start of Paul Lambert's reign as Villa boss over two years ago, MOMS optimistically assumed there were parallels to Lambert's...
Ron Atkinson Interview The Manager book

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...
Aston Villa Supporter Diary European Cup 1982

Rotterdam Or Bust: A Supporter’s Diary of Aston Villa’s Greatest Day

  Rotterdam Or Bust By Geoff Thomas I think we always believed that Villa had more than a puncher’s chance of doing something in the European Cup....
GOOD BAD UGLY

The Good, Bad and Ugly of Villa’s 21st-Century FA Cup Third Round Exploits

21st Century FA Cup Third Round With an abject Christmas period leaving the club planning for the Championship, the upcoming televised FA Cup third round...

Alan Hutton Recalls How Playing for Scotland Saved Him at Aston Villa

Alan Hutton's Scottish Salvation Alan Hutton's time at Aston Villa will always be remembered for his never-say-die attitude and his phoenix from the flames rebirth....