Aston Villa FC

Sport Soccer
Country England England
Home town Birmingham
Founding year 1874
Leagues Premier League
Website avfc.premiu...

Aston Villa Football Club is an English football club based in the city of Birmingham. They were the founding members of the Football League in 1888 and the Premier League in 1992.

Aston Villa were founded in 1874 and are on of the oldest and most successful football clubs in England. The club was formed by members of the Villa Cross Wesleyan Chapel. Their first trophy was the Birmingham SeniorCup in 1880.

Aston Villa won the FA Cup in 1887 and were one of the twelve original members of the Football League in 1888. In 1897 Villa did the league and FA Cup double.

Aston Villa continued to win silverware at various intervals. However, in the late 1960s there was a takeover and managerial changes. But in the 1980s Aston Villa back into national prominence as they won the league in the 1980-1981 season.

Aston Villa won the 1981-1982 European Cup as they beat Bayern Munich in the final in Rotterdam.

Aston Villa finished runners-up to Manchester United in the 1992-1993 inaugural English Premier League season and two League Cups in the 1990s.

American businessman Randy Lerner tookover Aston Villa in 2006.

They play their home matches at Villa Park, which can hold a crowd of 42,640 people. Aston Villa have a huge rivalry with West Browmich Albion and Birmingham City.

Major achievements:

  • 7 First Division Championships
  • 7 FA Cups
  • 1 UEFA Champions League trophy
  • 1 European Super Cup win

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Aston Villa played a game against Brighton that ended in a draw (1 - 1) Premier League -

Man City

Man City won a game against Aston Villa (6 - 1) in the Premier League -

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Aston Villa won a game against Burnley (2 - 1) in the Premier League -

Watford

Watford won a game against Aston Villa (3 - 0) in the Premier League -

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'Pressure on Villa' against second string Liverpool

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Premier League 2019-20: Liverpool Continue Winning Run, Chelsea, Manchester United Also Win

Premier League 2019-20: Liverpool Continue Winning Run, Chelsea, Manchester United Also Win

Chelsea got back to winning ways with a 2 1 home win over Aston Villa. They took the lead in the 24th minute when Tammy Abraham, back in the side after recovering from a hip injury, scored a firm header after a cross by Reece James. Villa equalised before half-time, against the run of play, Trezeguet bundling the ball home, before Chelsea regained... Continue reading


Pressure Mounts on Ole as Manchester United Draw against Villa

Pressure Mounts on Ole as Manchester United Draw against Villa

The pressure on Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has increased as the Red Devils could only draw with Aston Villa at Old Trafford Continue reading


Team Roster

Name Position
Nathan Baker defender
Joe Bennett defender
James Bree defender
James Chester defender
James Collins defender
Bjorn Engels defender
Frederic Guilbert defender
Kortney Hause defender
Jordan Lyden defender
Tyrone Mings defender
Dominic Revan defender
Easah Suliman defender
Matt Targett defender
Neil Taylor defender
Kevin Toner defender
Wesley de Morais forward
Rushian Hepburn-Murphy forward
Jonathan Kodjia forward
Corey Taylor forward
Mark John Bunn goalkeeper
Brad Guzan goalkeeper
Ørjan Håskjold Nyland goalkeeper
Tom Heaton goalkeeper
Lovre Kalinić goalkeeper
Matija Šarkić goalkeeper
Jed Steer goalkeeper
Stuart Taylor goalkeeper
Bradley Watkins goalkeeper
Ahmed Al Muhammadi midfielder
Leandro Bacuna midfielder
Riccardo Calder midfielder
Jake Billy Doyle-Hayes midfielder
Karim El Ahmadi Al Aroos midfielder
Anwar El Ghazi midfielder
Jack Grealish midfielder
Andre Green midfielder
Conor Hourihane midfielder
Jose Ignacio Fernandez Iglesias midfielder
David James midfielder
Henri Lansbury midfielder
John McGinn midfielder
Callum O'Hare midfielder
Jacob Ramsey midfielder
Jerrell Sellars midfielder
Adama Traoré Diarra midfielder
Ashley Westwood midfielder

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