Wednesday, February 21, 2024


My Old Man Said articles covering Randy Lerner, the Villa CEO, board and commercial business

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Aston Villa Revealed to Have Been Under a Transfer Embargo

Transfer Embargo? In today's Daily Telegraph article on Aston Villa's interest in Liverpool's 18-year-old attacker Ben Woodburn, the newspaper revealed that the club had been...
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Aston Villa Announce Significant Investment but Tony Xia Stays on.

SOS Investment Confirmed With the rumours of the last 24 hours whirling around of Middle East and then Egyptian investment into Aston Villa, it's good...
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Villa’s Alternative Funding Revealed After Share Issue Solution is Dismissed

Winning at FFP In the recent statement by Villa chairman Tony Xia, the Villa chairman stressed, "no shareholding sale of any size will contribute to...
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Deciphering Tony Xia’s Statement to Aston Villa Fans

Word Up After weeks of radio silence, Aston Villa owner Tony Xia has issued a long statement (see below) to Villa supporters. In it, he...
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Aston Villa between a Rock and a Hard Place After Sacking

Mr Villa Engine He was the man who coined the term 'The Villa Engine', but Villa's Director of Football, Steve Round, has left Aston Villa,...
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Aston Villa Chaos as Board Can Offer No Quick Fix to ‘Promotion or Bust’

What a sh*t storm. What a circus. What an embarrassment. As Aston Villa's financial meltdown continues to bubble, with the departed Villa CEO Keith...