Wednesday, December 19, 2018


Regular My Old Man Said columns

the villa influence

The Villa Influence: From Black’s Bizarre Selections to Effort Issues Against the Cherries

It is the first time I have gone to a game with absolutely no expectations. I had completely resigned myself to relegation and anything...
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The Villa Influence: Classic Villa Second Half Collapse

Inevitability In typical Villa fashion, Bristol City left Ashton Gate the happier with all three points. There was a nagging sense of inevitability when Abraham’s equaliser...
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Villa Paper Wrap: Fresh Transfer Reports as Window Heats Up

Hang on a minute...weren't Villa meant to revamp their 17 points squad of last season, to make a serious fist of promotion from the...
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Rémi Garde to ‘Splash the Cash’ on Doumbia & Ronaldinho (haha)

Splash the Cash? As the tumble weed rolls through Villa Park and Bodymoor Heath, Villa supporters are getting sadly resigned to their future next season,...

What We Learned As Villa Fans This Week…after Loftus Road point

  Every game is a learning curve for Villa fans this season, but was the QPR result a case of glass half-empty or half-full? What...

Five Reasons to be Cheerful as Villa Fans After Five Goal Blitz

If how good your life is, is directly related to how well Aston Villa have been doing, you've had some pretty shi**y years recently...