Media Muppets

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

media muppets my old man said

Who’s This ‘Goal Scoring’, ‘Fan Favourite’ Midfielder Leaving Aston Villa?

One of the most humourous things about this summer transfer window is to see the headlines that bottom feeder clickbait websites like 'The Football...
media muppets my old man said

Jordan Rhodes Link to Aston Villa Reveals Hilarious Desperation

Today, the Daily Mail wrote a rumour article linking Aston Villa to West Ham midfielder Robert Snodgrass (which Tony Xia has since rubbished). It...
media muppets my old man said

Conor Hourinhane to Sheffield Wednesday and Other ‘No News’

Phoney Baloney 'Fake news' is now a term that is very much in the popular vernacular. Worryingly, the familiarity with the term in today's society has...
media muppets my old man said

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,...
media muppets my old man said

Media Trolls Villa Fans With Steve McClaren BS Reporting

Steve McClaren Rumours I thought we'd already been through this sorry routine about five years ago. Remember when Randy Lerner was considering Steve McClaren as...
media muppets my old man said

Media Muppets: Colin Leaves Villa, Rehash Clickbait, Sun Silence

Apologies if Media Muppets has been a little AWOL in recent months. No, the standard of football journalism hasn't suddenly risen, it's more a case of...