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

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...
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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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John McGinn Follows in Footsteps of a True Aston Villa Legend

Aston Villa announced the signing of Hibernian midfielder John McGinn, who joins Villa on a four-year contract for an undisclosed figure - probably around...

Aston Villa’s Most Notable Players Who Went to the World Cup

A Look at Aston Villa Players at the World Cup Yes, yes, there's still the small matter of the Championship play-off final to go, but...
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Shay Given Interview Pt 2: Rating Sam Johnstone & Villa’s Play-off Chances

"It’s important that Villa try to tie him down" - Shay Given on Sam Johnstone Shay Given, speaking exclusively to 888Sport (with questions posed by MOMS),...
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Shay Given Interview: Fabian Delph Revenge, Time at Aston Villa, Lambert & Keane

"I got a spicy voicemail and even a couple of weeks after he was complaining that he couldn’t get rid of the smell" -...