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Aston Villa, based in Aston Birmingham, also known as “The Clarets”, was founded in 1874. Since 1897 they have played their matches at Villa Park.

The club has by now spent 106 seasons in the top tier of English football.
Aston Villa was relegated from the top division in 2016 but the club is for the season 2019/20 playing in the Premier League again.

Some of the clubs honorable moments are the European Cup win in 1981, 7 FA cup wins, 5 league Cup wins and 1 Charity Shield win.

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Aston Villa News

  • The good and the bad: Chelsea 3-0 Aston Villa
    by Stuart Young on 12th September 2021 at 17:01

    Aston Villa took on the European Champions Chelsea at Stamford Bridge in the first game following the international break. With no Emi Buendia or Emi Martinez available due to COVID quarantine rules, Dean Smith opted for a 3-5-2 set up. Jed Steer stepped in for the missing Martinez with Axel Tuenzebe, Tyrone Mings and Ezri

  • Chelsea vs Aston Villa: Match Preview
    by Nick Sanders on 11th September 2021 at 08:48

    Aston Villa return to Premier League action today as they travel to Stamford Bridge to take on Chelsea. It will inevitably be a tough tie and the current Champions League winners have made a strong start to the season with seven points from three games. Following the European Super Cup win over Villarreal, Chelsea beat

  • The Villa Generals Podcast – John Townley
    by Stuart Young on 9th September 2021 at 16:46

    Tee is left to run the reigns as Drew is unavailable but is re-joined by Arron as they welcome special guest John Townley. John wrote over 250 articles during his time at avillafan.com so those regulars will be familiar with how talented he is. He has also worked with Cheltenham Town and is now working

  • Club vs Country
    by Stuart Young on 8th September 2021 at 18:52

    So often in pubs before and after games, no doubt up and down the country, people will bring up the subject of club or country. Professional footballers will no doubt have a different view depending on who their club or nation is. Then you have football supporters, who once again are split. It can also

  • Finding the Balance: The Ings and Watkins Dilemma
    by Jonty Banks on 3rd September 2021 at 07:08

    As Aston Villa enter the international break, a question that lingers on many fans mind’s is how to fit both Danny Ings and Ollie Watkins in the same XI. Throughout Villa’s first three games, Danny Ings has been the spearhead of Villa’s attack, playing as a sole striker in Smith’s favoured 4-2-3-1 formation. However, with

Aston Villa Overview

Full Name: Aston Villa Football Club
Nickname: Villans, The Villa, The Lions, The Claret & Blue Arm
Founded: 21 November 1874
Stadium: Villa Park
   
Chairman: Nassef Sawiris
Chief Executive: Christian Purslow
Assistant Head Coach: Richard O'Kelly
First-team Coach: Simon Weatherstone
Assistant Head coach: John Terry

Aston Villa Stats

Player Stats , Premier League (as of 2019-09-06)

Top Scorers    
  1. Gabriel Agbonlahor 74 Goals
  2. Dwight Yorke 60 Goals
  3. Dion Dublin 48 Goals
Most Wins    
  1. Gareth Barry 130 matches
  2. Alan Wright 107 matches
  3. Gabriel Agbonlahor 102 matches
Most appearences    
  1. Garreth Barry 365 matches
  2. Gabriel Agbonlahor 322 matches
  3. Alan Wright 260 matches

Honours

  • First Division
    Champions: 1893–94, 1895–96, 1896–97, 1898–99, 1899–1900, 1909–10, 1980–81
  • Second Division/EFL Championship
    Champions: 1937–38, 1959–60, Play-off Winners: 2018–19

  • Third Division
    Champions: 1971–72

  • FA Cup
    Winners: 1886–87, 1894–95, 1896–97, 1904–05, 1912–13, 1919–20, 1956–57
  • League Cup
    Winners: 1981

  • European Cup
    Winners: 1981–82

  • European Super Cup
    Winners: 1982

  • Intertoto Cup
    Winners: 2001

Stadium

Villa Park: 42,682
Attendance record: -
Built: 1897
Pitch size: 105m x 68m
Stadium address:  Villa Park, Trinity Road, Birmingham, B6 6HE

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Aston Villa Results

(2020-03-14)
Premier League
Villa Park

(2020-03-09)
Premier League
King Power Stadium

(2020-02-22)
Premier League
St. Mary´s Stadium

(2020-02-16)
Premier League
Villa Park

(2020-02-01)
Premier League
Vitality Stadium

(2020-01-21)
Premier League
Villa Park

(2020-01-18)
Premier League
Amex Stadium

(2020-01-12)
Premier League
Villa Park

(2020-01-01)
Premier League
Turf Moor

(2019-12-28)
Premier League
Vicarage Road

(2019-12-26)
Premier League
Villa Park

(2019-12-21)
Premier League
Villa Park

(2019-12-14)
Premier League
Bramall Lane

(2019-12-08)
Premier League
Villa Park

(2019-12-04)
Premier League
Stamford Bridge

Premier League
Old Trafford

(2019-11-25)
Premier League
Villa Park

(2019-11-10)
Premier League
Molineux Stadium

(2019-11-02)
Premier League
Villa Park

(2019-10-26)
Premier League
Etihad Stadium

(2019-10-19)
Premier League
Villa Park

(2019-10-05)
Premier League
Carrow Road

(2019-09-28)
Premier League
Villa Park

(2019-09-22)
Premier League
Emirates Stadium

(2019-09-16)
Premier League
Villa Park

(2019-08-31)
Premier League
Selhurst Park

(2019-08-23)
Premier League
Villa Park

(2019-08-17)
Premier League
Villa Park

(2019-08-10)
Premier League
Tottenham Hotspur Stadium

Aston Villa Fixtures

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