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#Aston Villa

# aston-villa - Sunday 25 April, 2021

West Brom's safety hopes fade as they concede stoppage-time equaliser at Villa
# Dagger Blow
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# Dagger Blow

West Brom's safety hopes fade as they concede stoppage-time equaliser at Villa

Updated Apr 25th 2021, 9:20 PM 5,603 Views 3 Comments

Earlier, Chris Wood scored a hat-trick as Burnley hammered Wolves at Mollineux.

# aston-villa - Wednesday 21 April, 2021

Man City come from behind against Aston Villa to close in on Premier League title
# Breaking From The Pack
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# Breaking From The Pack

Man City come from behind against Aston Villa to close in on Premier League title

Apr 21st 2021, 10:25 PM 4,506 Views 3 Comments

Phil Foden starred as both sides were reduced to 10 men.

# aston-villa - Friday 12 March, 2021

Last-gasp Lascelles header rescues point for Newcastle after Clark own goal
# All Square
From The42
# All Square

Last-gasp Lascelles header rescues point for Newcastle after Clark own goal

Mar 12th 2021, 10:18 PM 4,375 Views 3 Comments

The visitors had taken the lead with four minutes of normal time remaining.

# aston-villa - Wednesday 3 March, 2021

Leicester and Aston Villa both drop points and suffer blows to their European aspirations
# Midweek Action
From The42
# Midweek Action

Leicester and Aston Villa both drop points and suffer blows to their European aspirations

Mar 3rd 2021, 8:23 PM 3,917 Views 8 Comments

David McGoldrick scored the winner for Sheffield United against Villa, while Leicester were held 1-1 at Burnley.

# aston-villa - Saturday 13 February, 2021

Villa goalkeeper Martinez ensures his side leave wasteful Brighton with a point
# Honours Even
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# Honours Even

Villa goalkeeper Martinez ensures his side leave wasteful Brighton with a point

Feb 13th 2021, 10:16 PM 6,239 Views 3 Comments

Dean Smith’s side moved above Tottenham in the table to eighth.

# aston-villa - Saturday 6 February, 2021

Ollie Watkins strikes early to secure Aston Villa’s victory over Arsenal
# Flying Start
From The42
# Flying Start

Ollie Watkins strikes early to secure Aston Villa’s victory over Arsenal

Feb 6th 2021, 2:54 PM 3,834 Views 2 Comments

Watkins scored inside two minutes at Villa Park as Dean Smith’s side returned to winning ways in the Premier League.

# aston-villa - Wednesday 3 February, 2021

Jesse Lingard dazzles on debut with double as West Ham beat Aston Villa
# J Lingz
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# J Lingz

Jesse Lingard dazzles on debut with double as West Ham beat Aston Villa

Feb 3rd 2021, 10:44 PM 9,932 Views 10 Comments

The Manchester United loanee bagged a brace on a dream debut.

# aston-villa - Wednesday 27 January, 2021

Wood caps vintage Clarets comeback against Aston Villa
# Seesaw Battle
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# Seesaw Battle

Wood caps vintage Clarets comeback against Aston Villa

Jan 27th 2021, 8:26 PM 4,534 Views 0 Comments

Villa led twice but were stunned by a lucky late goal from Dwight McNeil and Chris Wood’s crucial header.

# aston-villa - Tuesday 26 January, 2021

Aston Villa complete signing of Marseille midfielder Morgan Sanson
# Premier League
From The42
# Premier League

Aston Villa complete signing of Marseille midfielder Morgan Sanson

Jan 26th 2021, 5:55 PM 4,312 Views 1 Comment

The 26-year-old joins on a four and a half year contract.

# aston-villa - Saturday 23 January, 2021

Watkins ends drought to give Villa win over Newcastle
# Premier League
From The42
# Premier League

Watkins ends drought to give Villa win over Newcastle

Jan 23rd 2021, 10:28 PM 6,315 Views 8 Comments

Villa move into the top half thanks to a comfortable win over the Magpies.

# aston-villa - Thursday 21 January, 2021

Dean Smith rages after decisions go against Aston Villa at Manchester City
# Red Mist
From The42
# Red Mist

Dean Smith rages after decisions go against Aston Villa at Manchester City

Jan 21st 2021, 8:23 AM 6,185 Views 10 Comments

Smith was shown a red card for his protestations after Bernardo Silva’s opening goal.

# aston-villa - Wednesday 20 January, 2021

Man City's late show sees off determined Villa
# Silva Lining
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# Silva Lining

Man City's late show sees off determined Villa

Jan 20th 2021, 8:14 PM 7,703 Views 12 Comments

Late goals from Bernardo Silva and Ilkay Gundogan gave City a 2-0 win on a rain-soaked night in Manchester.

# aston-villa - Tuesday 12 January, 2021

Aston Villa and Premier League discussing possible postponement of Everton clash
# In Doubt
From The42
# In Doubt

Aston Villa and Premier League discussing possible postponement of Everton clash

Jan 12th 2021, 8:05 PM 4,398 Views 3 Comments

Villa’s Covid issues persist, having had to field a youth team in last week’s FA Cup tie with Liverpool.

# aston-villa - Friday 8 January, 2021

Liverpool survive Aston Villa scare to reach FA Cup fourth round with 4-1 win
# Done And Dusted
From The42
# Done And Dusted

Liverpool survive Aston Villa scare to reach FA Cup fourth round with 4-1 win

Jan 8th 2021, 10:06 PM 8,953 Views 16 Comments

Villa fielded a side comprised entirely of youth academy players following a Covid-19 outbreak.

Aston Villa to field youth side in FA Cup tie against Liverpool
# Outbreak
From The42
# Outbreak

Aston Villa to field youth side in FA Cup tie against Liverpool

Jan 8th 2021, 7:53 AM 7,139 Views 15 Comments

None of the first team or staff – including manager Dean Smith – will attend tonight’s game as Covid-19 has swept through the squad.

# aston-villa - Monday 28 December, 2020

Aston Villa remain above Chelsea after El Ghazi goal seals draw at Stamford Bridge
# Even Stevens
From The42
# Even Stevens

Aston Villa remain above Chelsea after El Ghazi goal seals draw at Stamford Bridge

Dec 28th 2020, 7:58 PM 20,123 Views 12 Comments

Olivier Giroud had put the hosts ahead with a header in the first-half.

# aston-villa - Sunday 20 December, 2020

Nightmare start for Allardyce as Villa hammer 10-man West Brom
# Inauspicious
From The42
# Inauspicious

Nightmare start for Allardyce as Villa hammer 10-man West Brom

Dec 20th 2020, 11:47 PM 5,344 Views 0 Comments

Jake Livermore’s first-half dismissal for a reckless challenge on Jack Grealish added to the nightmare.

# aston-villa - Thursday 17 December, 2020

Burnley climb out of relegation zone after Villa left to rue missed opportunities
# Honours Even
From The42
# Honours Even

Burnley climb out of relegation zone after Villa left to rue missed opportunities

Dec 17th 2020, 8:26 PM 4,191 Views 1 Comment

The hosts, who had 27 shots, squandered a chance to make ground on the Premier League’s pacesetters.

# aston-villa - Sunday 18 October, 2020

More late drama as Barkley's injury-time winner lifts Villa into second and downs Leicester
# Outfoxed
From The42
# Outfoxed

More late drama as Barkley's injury-time winner lifts Villa into second and downs Leicester

Oct 18th 2020, 9:40 PM 12,141 Views 10 Comments

Dean Smith’s side continued their perfect start to the season as they took all three points at the King Power Stadium.

# aston-villa - Wednesday 30 September, 2020

Ross Barkley joins Aston Villa on loan
# Exit
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# Exit

Ross Barkley joins Aston Villa on loan

Sep 30th 2020, 11:05 AM 10,988 Views 6 Comments

The England international has found opportunities at free-spending Chelsea limited.

# aston-villa - Monday 27 July, 2020

'It was heart-attack stuff' - Ireland midfielder Hourihane calls on Villa to push on from great escape
# Survival
From The42
# Survival

'It was heart-attack stuff' - Ireland midfielder Hourihane calls on Villa to push on from great escape

Jul 27th 2020, 1:18 PM 6,701 Views 2 Comments

The Cork man was key to Villa’s late surge to survival, registering three assists in their last seven league games.

# aston-villa - Sunday 26 July, 2020

'What happens now? He comes out and gets drunk with me' - Smith still hopeful of Grealish stay
# For Fans By Fans
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# For Fans By Fans

'What happens now? He comes out and gets drunk with me' - Smith still hopeful of Grealish stay

Jul 26th 2020, 8:43 PM 11,585 Views 8 Comments

The Villa boss admitted he was ‘emotional’ after steering his side to safety weeks after losing his father, a Villa fan, to Covid-19.

# aston-villa - Tuesday 21 July, 2020

Ireland's Hourihane features as Aston Villa edge out Arsenal to ease relegation fears
# Keep The Faith
From The42
# Keep The Faith

Ireland's Hourihane features as Aston Villa edge out Arsenal to ease relegation fears

Jul 21st 2020, 11:02 PM 9,401 Views 12 Comments

Trezeguet clinched a priceless 1-0 win at Villa Park.

# aston-villa - Thursday 9 July, 2020

United close in on the Champions League with easy win over hapless Villa
# Going Opposite Ways
From The42
# Going Opposite Ways

United close in on the Champions League with easy win over hapless Villa

Jul 9th 2020, 10:15 PM 27,063 Views 56 Comments

Mason Greenwood scored again in a 3-0 win for United.

As it happened: Aston Villa v Manchester United, Premier League
# Blog
From The42
# Blog

As it happened: Aston Villa v Manchester United, Premier League

Jul 9th 2020, 7:44 PM 27,748 Views 14 Comments

United are a point from the top four after a routine win against a dejected Villa.

# aston-villa - Saturday 27 June, 2020

Wolves close on Champions League places as Villa’s relegation worries worsen
# Wolves
From The42
# Wolves

Wolves close on Champions League places as Villa’s relegation worries worsen

Jun 27th 2020, 3:09 PM 6,229 Views 3 Comments

Dendoncker scored his fifth goal of the season on his 50th appearance.

# aston-villa - Wednesday 17 June, 2020

'The goalkeeper was in the Holte End and eight rows back. Everyone knew it, saw it and felt it'
# Back Of The Net
From The42
# Back Of The Net

'The goalkeeper was in the Holte End and eight rows back. Everyone knew it, saw it and felt it'

Jun 17th 2020, 10:32 PM 8,106 Views 6 Comments

Sheffield United boss Chris Wilder fumed after today’s game.

# aston-villa - Monday 15 June, 2020

'The eyes of the world will be on us' - Villa and Sheff Utd set for relaunch
# First Up
From The42
# First Up

'The eyes of the world will be on us' - Villa and Sheff Utd set for relaunch

Jun 15th 2020, 2:28 PM 4,677 Views 6 Comments

The two clubs clash in the first game of the Premier League resumption on Wednesday.

# aston-villa - Thursday 28 May, 2020

Father of Aston Villa boss Dean Smith dies at the age of 79
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

Father of Aston Villa boss Dean Smith dies at the age of 79

May 28th 2020, 8:08 AM 3,447 Views 1 Comment

Ron Smith, a lifelong Villa fan, died after a four-week battle against coronavirus.

# aston-villa - Wednesday 6 May, 2020

Aston Villa the latest club to oppose finishing Premier League at neutral grounds
# Return To Play
From The42
# Return To Play

Aston Villa the latest club to oppose finishing Premier League at neutral grounds

May 6th 2020, 5:03 PM 6,707 Views 29 Comments

Those in danger of relegation are understood to be willing to compromise on home advantage to complete the season.

# aston-villa - Monday 30 March, 2020

Do you agree with our Player of the Premier League season so far?
# POTY
From The42
# POTY

Do you agree with our Player of the Premier League season so far?

Mar 30th 2020, 7:47 PM 12,015 Views 31 Comments

We are working off the assumption that the 2019/20 season restarts at some point.

Jack Grealish mystery after Range Rover crashes into parked cars during lockdown
# Probe
From The42
# Probe

Jack Grealish mystery after Range Rover crashes into parked cars during lockdown

Mar 30th 2020, 8:05 AM 72,755 Views 53 Comments

Less than 24 hours before the incident, the player launched a video appeal for people to stay at home.

# aston-villa - Monday 2 March, 2020

Jack Grealish left fuming over Man City's Carabao Cup winner
# Annoyed
From The42
# Annoyed

Jack Grealish left fuming over Man City's Carabao Cup winner

Mar 2nd 2020, 12:38 AM 14,096 Views 9 Comments

Pep Guardiola’s side ultimately secured silverware thanks to a controversial strike in the first half that left their opponents furious.

# aston-villa - Sunday 16 February, 2020

Mourinho jokes Alderweireld 'scored three goals' in Spurs thriller
# Reaction
From The42
# Reaction

Mourinho jokes Alderweireld 'scored three goals' in Spurs thriller

Feb 16th 2020, 7:17 PM 7,908 Views 0 Comments

The Belgian defender certainly had an eventful afternoon for Tottenham at Villa Park.

# aston-villa - Tuesday 28 January, 2020

Injury-time winner sees Aston Vila edge past Leicester into Carabao Cup final
# Drama
From The42
# Drama

Injury-time winner sees Aston Vila edge past Leicester into Carabao Cup final

Jan 28th 2020, 10:07 PM 8,963 Views 12 Comments

Trezeguet scored the decisive goal to send his side into the decider.

# aston-villa - Monday 13 January, 2020

Aston Villa complete signing of former Liverpool goalkeeper Reina
# Return To England
From The42
# Return To England

Aston Villa complete signing of former Liverpool goalkeeper Reina

Jan 13th 2020, 7:45 PM 9,656 Views 3 Comments

The Spaniard joins on loan from AC Milan.

Guardiola hails record-breaker Aguero as 'one of the most incredible players I've seen in this league'
# Pep Talk
From The42
# Pep Talk

Guardiola hails record-breaker Aguero as 'one of the most incredible players I've seen in this league'

Jan 13th 2020, 6:00 AM 4,492 Views 10 Comments

The Argentine striker set two new goalscoring records in Manchester City’s trouncing of Aston Villa.

# aston-villa - Sunday 12 January, 2020

Aguero breaks two goalscoring records in City's trouncing of Villa
# Hit For Six
From The42
# Hit For Six

Aguero breaks two goalscoring records in City's trouncing of Villa

Jan 12th 2020, 6:40 PM 13,775 Views 15 Comments

Danny Drinkwater endured an Aston Villa debut to forget as the champions ran riot.

# aston-villa - Wednesday 8 January, 2020

Iheanacho equaliser leaves Leicester's Carabao Cup semi-final with Aston Villa finely poised
# Honours Even
From The42
# Honours Even

Iheanacho equaliser leaves Leicester's Carabao Cup semi-final with Aston Villa finely poised

Jan 8th 2020, 10:13 PM 5,853 Views 1 Comment

It’s all to play for in the return leg at Villa Park.

# aston-villa - Tuesday 7 January, 2020

Chelsea midfielder Drinkwater completes loan move to Aston Villa
# On The Move
From The42
# On The Move

Chelsea midfielder Drinkwater completes loan move to Aston Villa

Jan 7th 2020, 5:27 PM 6,983 Views 5 Comments

The 29-year-old will provide further competition for Conor Hourihane in the Villa midfield.

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