Beating Norwich 5-1, away at Carrow Road, was hopefully a sign of things to come. We looked good, passing the ball around well, causing the opposition to make mistakes and being ruthless in front of goal. It also sent a message to other teams around us in the bottom half of the league table – we are coming for you!
And Brighton are one of those teams. However, they are coming to Villa Park off the back of a brilliant 3-0 victory against an under-fire Spurs side. So this one promises to be a serious battle!
A few days have now passed since the club announced the release of eight senior players including Glenn Whelan, Mile Jedinak and Alan Hutton and tonight having mutually agreed to tear up Ross McCormack’s contract, it’s fair to say that this is the trimmest Villa’s playing squad has been in many a year. I say, let the re-build commence.Read More »