Date: 25th April 2018 at 7:28pm
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Unoial Villa News…

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A round-up of Aston Villa news, views and social media coverage, via the uno fish ial one… Multiple article authors as well… you can see who wrote each one at the top of articles.

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Please vote folks:

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Hmmmm.

Xia’s Rallying Cry Shows A Man Keen To Show He’s Up For The Challenge At Villa

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Ha, after Derby County beat Cardiff City last night, the (albeit unlikely) dream of automatic promotion lives on!

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Aston Villa’s Under 23 side hosted Norwich City at Villa Park yesterday evening for our final regular season Premier League 2 Division 2 clash of 2017/18.

U23s – Aston Villa 0 Norwich City 1 – Play-Off Details Confirmed

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I’m sure most Aston Villa fans are aware of the current state of play in the battle for safe standing in football.

West Bromwich Albion saw their application rejected by the Government the other week and Tracey Crouch MP blathered her way through some excuses as to why there was neither the evidence to support such a move (Celtic anyone?) nor the desire amongst fans to actually stand.

The latter claim seemed to come from a very small respondent survey carried out by the Premier League itself, and their statement as covered by ESPN is interesting given everything we know about the campaign.

Safe Standing Petition Needs One Final Push

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There has been a lot of talk surrounding Jack Grealish’s future over the past week to the extent that Steve Bruce felt pressed into saying something about it before the weekend win over Ipswich.
A £20m move to Leicester has been suggested, but the Sunday People (via the Birmingham Mail) say our no.10 is set on staying at the club even if we remain in the Championship next season.

‘Villa through and through’ – Fans Hopeful Reports Of Star Man Staying Long Term Are True

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A lot of thumbs up for this. Although some of the angry reactions were pretty extreme. For me? If we win and the kit doesn’t look like some of the old pyjama monstrosities, I’ll be happy!

Villa Fans Largely Loving Local Kit Decision

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Transfer talk. Not convinced on any of it until we know was division we are in to be honest.

Villa ‘Likely To Make A Bid’ for Australian Midfield Enforcer

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Might be ok if he can learn quickly and stay fit?

Three Reasons Why Villa May Still Pursue Injury Plagued Defender This Summer

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Aston Villa centre-half John Terry has said he continues to have a ‘hunger’ for football despite ongoing speculation about his future come the summer and he’s hoping that we can secure promotion so he can make a quick decision ahead of next season.

Former Chelsea Man Set To Stay At Villa

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Thought for the day: “Met a Dutchman with sat nav built into his shoes. Clever clogs.”

The previous Villa Times: The Villa Times – 24/04/2018

The Villa Times – 23/04/2018
The Villa Times – 02/04/2018
The Villa Times – 16/03/2018

 
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