Date: 19th February 2018 at 4:04pm
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Unoial Villa News…

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The Football League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Aston Villa and Preston North End this Tuesday. Aston Villa host Preston North End on Tuesday February 20 for the game at Villa Park and the match carries a 7.45pm kick off.

Read more: Dude, Where’s Your Card – Aston Villa v Preston (20/2/18)

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Villa away to Fulham stats: Click Here

Villa away to Fulham match thread: Click Here

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Tierney says:
Having been there, I would say my thoughts probably match most of what has been mentioned here. In terms on the starting XI, it was what I thought might happen (the biggest shock being Bruce persuading Snoddy to play on the other side). On a side note, Axel was without doubt our MotM as Sessegnon offered nothing until he went inside. We were always going to lack more creativity and be a bit more dig deep. But other than O’Hare I’m not sure what else was possible and he was never getting thrown in that environment. I was saying to those around me exactly what Bruce said post-match in that the match would be decided by the first goal.

Read more: Villa Away v Fulham Match Musings
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A disappointed Steve Bruce spoke to the media following the defeat to Fulham, and whilst he was rightly frustrated with the result and the performance, perspective left him looking at the bigger picture.

The Daily Mail were one of the first to cover Bruce’s post game press conference on Saturday evening and they praised him for the manner of his attitude in defeat and the words he had for our hosts on the day.

However, there was another angle to the defeat given Brucie’s own loss of his father in recent times.

Read more: Football’s Something, But Not Everything

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Forum thread: Click Here

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Thought for the day: “Just looking at my insurance for a camping holiday next summer. It says if my tent gets stolen, I won’t be covered….”

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