Aston Villa: “In the end, Smith’s sacking has to be justified.”

Despite the high expectations following a promising summer transfer window, the sacking…

Matthew Crist

Aston Villa: ‘Dean Smith the best manager of my lifetime.’

To say it’s been a turbulent start to the season for Dean…

Matthew Crist

When Aston Villa won the title in 1981 with 14 players

It is almost unthinkable that a team could win English football’s biggest…

Matthew Crist

Bristol City v Aston Villa: EFL Cup provides opportunities for Smith

The dust has settled on Aston Villa’s 1-0 win against Sheffield United…

Dan Morgan

How long can Gareth Southgate ignore Mings & Grealish?

After England’s disappointing international break of Nations League action against Iceland and…

Dan Morgan

West Ham v Aston Villa: Smith enjoys fruits of his labour

Some form of higher power is clearly watching over this Aston Villa…

Dan Morgan

Aston Villa v Arsenal: Win or bust for Smith’s side

Amazingly, as each fixture passes, Aston Villa are handed yet another lifeline…

Dan Morgan

Everton v Aston Villa: Luiz key in survival ‘semi-final’

Finally, for once my optimism was matched by a full-blooded performance from…

Dan Morgan

Premier League: Villa drinking in the last chance saloon

After the inevitable 3-0 dismantling at Villa Park from Manchester United, Aston…

Dan Morgan