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As a Villa striker once said, “papers like to chat a load of sh*t’.

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Tim Sherwood plotting move for £20m-rated Defender. Oh Really…

There's some transfer rumour stories that Media Muppets can smell the BS a mile off. Normally, they are written by a) The Metro, b)...
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Media Muppets: The Fabian Delph West Ham Transfer

Fabian Delph off to the Hammers?   After Christian Benteke transfer rumours (he's still at Aston Villa last time we checked), Fabian Delph rumours are the...
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The Case of John McGinn’s Tackle – Faux Outrage for Clicks

The Outrage Clickbait Formula Is it that time already? Two sets of tribal supporters at each other’s throats? Old scars reopened and the ceasefire broken?...
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Jedinak Leaving Villa? The Same Chance as Hogan Changing his Mind and Delph Arriving

Standards The standard of football journalism has got so low, fuelled by the inane need to pump out stories for online ad revenue (one Friday,...
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Daily Mail Gets Surreal on Villa and Ron Vlaar Contract Debate Gets Boring

More Vlaar stories This week's trend of stories have been about Villa's 'Manchester United and Arsenal target' or if the writer is really dumb, the...
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Aston Villa – Raise the Profile but Don’t Get Starstruck!

A lot of credit has to go to Tom Hanks and his enthusiasm in getting whole-heartedly involved in the claret and blue cause. It would...