Manchester City took an important step closer to the title as they overturned a 20th second goal by John McGinn thanks to efforts by Phil Foden and Rodri, with both teams finishing the match with ten men. The goal was the second fastest ever scored against City in the Premier League era, but the reactionContinue reading “Aston Villa vs Manchester City: Match Report”
Jamal Lascelles denies Aston Villa at the death to rescue a point for Newcastle United as it finished 1-1 at St James’ Park.
Wolverhampton Wanderers shared the spoils with fellow Midlands rivals Aston Villa, with both sides unable to unearth a killer instinct in front of goal. After succumbing to a heavy 4-1 trouncing at the hands of League leaders Manchester City on Tuesday, Nuno Espirito Santo’s Wolves were unable to return to winning ways. The Portugese coachContinue reading “Aston Villa V Wolves match report”
Jack Grealish was absent as Aston Villa fell to a 2-1 defeat to Leicester City at Villa Park with Dean Smith unsure how long his captain will be out for.
Ollie Watkins’ early strike enough for Aston Villa to defeat Arsenal 1-0 after a hard fought defensive display at Villa Park. The Villa striker scored goal number 10 of the season to earn the home side their first league double over the North London opposition since 1993. Dean Smith would have been looking for aContinue reading “Aston Villa vs Arsenal Match Report”
Southampton take defeat at home to Aston Villa from Barkley header After having 60% of the possession over Villa, the Saints lose from a header in the first half. Oriol Romeu comes back into the side after an injury. First Half Early on in the game, we saw Southampton take on a promising spell ofContinue reading “Southampton 0-1 Aston Villa: Match Report 30/1/21”
Aston Villa survive late scare on the South Coast to claim a 1-0 victory over Southampton at St Mary’s. A first half Ross Barkley header was enough to give Villa their first win in nine against the Saints and their first at this ground since 2013. Dean Smith was left in disbelief following a 3-2Continue reading “Southampton vs Aston Villa Match Report:”
Pope’s heroics dent Aston Villa’s European ambitions in 3-2 defeat at Turf Moor against Burnley. Two late quick-fire goals from Dwight McNeil and Chris Wood proved to be the difference as Villa were left rueing first half missed chances as the hosts claim victory in five goal thriller. The reverse fixture in December ended inContinue reading “Burnley vs Aston Villa Match Report:”
Aston Villa ease to a 2-0 victory over Newcastle United at Villa Park to pile more misery on former boss Steve Bruce. Goals from Ollie Watkins and Bertrand Traore condemned United to their third league defeat in a row as Villa’s European charge picks up as they find themselves four points off fifth place. FollowingContinue reading “Aston Villa vs Newcastle United Match Report:”
Manchester City go top after a 2-0 victory over Aston Villa at the Etihad Stadium as Dean Smith sees red in VAR controversy. Two late goals from Bernardo Silva and Ilkay Gundogan gave City all three points as Villa were once again left frustrated with technology. After their last two Premier League games against TottenhamContinue reading “Manchester City vs Aston Villa Match Report:”