Friday, July 19, 2024


My Old Man Said Aston Villa facts, stats and analysis


Good News About Aston Villa’s Fixture Run-in Compared to Relegation Rivals.

 So, more analysis of the 'Will Villa survive?' variety. Using a simple equation of the average current placings of team's remaining opponents in the...
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How the Astute Approach of Paul Lambert has Saved Villa from Further Embarrassment.

As Modern Football Spirals Out of Control, the Common Sense Approach of Paul Lambert is Something to be Celebrated.  When Aston Villa limped over the...
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Aston Villa a Leader in Homegrown Premiership Talent, but is More Aggressive Ambition Needed?

  Aston Villa are leaders in the homegrown talent stakes, but should they supplement these players more aggressively like Southampton have?  Most Aston Villa supporters will...
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Aston Villa Analysis: Dominant Villa Outclass Lacklustre Spurs

How Aston Villa Took Care of SpursBy Alex MartinezAston Villa provided their best showing at Villa Park since the 3-0 demolition of Newcastle, back...
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Why Are Aston Villa Set Pieces No Longer Any Threat?

Time for Villa to Lower the Odds on Set Pieces?  Does anyone else remember a time under the reins of Martin O'Neill when Villa led...

The Cost of Aston Villa’s Annus Horribilis

 There's no doubt that last season was Aston Villa's Annus Horribilis. The worst season since they suffered relegation from Division One back in the...