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 »
It’s been a productive few years for British sport, and an interesting one for English sport in particular. From the zenith of Super Saturday at London 2012 through to the ignominy of England’s exit at Euro 2016.Read More »
That’s right – the people have spoken. Mark Delaney is officially the best right back to have pulled on the claret and blue jersey in the last 74 years – apparently.
#10 Antonio Luna (v Arsenal, The Emirates, 17th August 2013)
The opening day of the Premier League campaign and Villa pulled off a huge shock by coming from behind and winning 3-1 away at Arsenal. It really was a truly magnificent display of well-disciplined counter-attacking football.Read More »