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The Dumbest Proposals of Jack Grealish’s Future Offered Up Yet

Aston Villa have so far disputed that they have received any official bids for Jack Grealish, after fresh media reports of a £15m bid...
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Secret Aston Villa Fan Crowdfunder to Destroy Fulham’s Wembley Plans Hits Target

White Walls... In the past week, there has been a lot of talk by Fulham fans of creating a 'White Wall' at Wembley on the...

Five Reasons to be Cheerful as Villa Fans on the Way to Wembley

After the semi-final grind over two legs against Middlesbrough comes a potentially different kind of match against Fulham at Wembley in the play-off final. Will...
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Gabby Agbonlahor’s Alternative Farewell Speech

Gabby's Farewell Were you underwhelmed by Gabby Agbonlahor's short Villa Park on-pitch farewell speech (in the opening credits) to Aston Villa supporters after the last...

Five Reasons to be Cheerful as Villa Fans, Prior to the Second Leg

In the end, the first leg of the play-off semi-final against Middlesbrough resembled several of Aston Villa's 1-0 winning defensive grinds on their travels...
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Villa to Miss Out on Big Cash for Ex-Player and Loyal Servant Return

'Tony Pulis is apparently up there with Jesus. Although, it has to be said, Pulis turning a headless chicken into a '£30m world beater',...