“If you had one shot or one opportunity to seize everything you ever wanted… would you capture it?” Or would the outbreak of a Global pandemic put that opportunity on ice or even cancel it outright? Unfortunately, those are the possible outcomes after the decision to end the women’s domestic football season with immediate effect was announced at yesterday’s meeting of the joint WSL and Championship board.Read More »
One of my all-time favourite Villa videos is David Bradley’s, celebrating 140 years of Aston Villa.
August 1987 – Villa had been relegated the previous May after a disastrous season under Graham Turner and Billy McNeil. New manager Graham Taylor had a big task on his hands to turn us around. His first impression was telling.Read More »
Why Villa? It’s a very good question. Villa is in my family, it’s in the blood. I’ve had a season ticket in B1 of the Trinity Road Stand for nine years, where I sit with my uncle and grandad. Before that I spent two years in the North Stand with my school friend and his dad and like every Villa fan, I have experienced many ups and downs.Read More »
The key reason behind my love for Aston Villa stems from the rituals, magic, and camaraderie of matchdays.