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    "7-time League and FA Cup Winners"
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    Aston Villa FC:
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    Aston Villa FC:
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AVFCOfficial #AVFC mum #AVLREA hospitality comp… 1) Make sure Mum has her 17/18 ST 2) Tweet us with #MyVillaMoments, #MothersDay
@AVFCOfficial #AVFC mum #AVLREA hospitality comp… 1) Make sure Mum has her 17/18 ST 2) Tweet us with #MyVillaMoments, #MothersDay
Happy #MothersDay to all our Villa mums...😊❤️️💐 #AVFCFpic.twitter.com/iwgMkuS1AHAH
A return to VP is in sight! (Sort of) #avfc https://t.co/MMXipcOzaI
After Bruce's reinforcements, has forgotten man missed his Aston #Villa chance? #avfc #villans #Efl https://t.co/6c9T5NxMi4
HITC : After Bruce's reinforcements, has forgotten man missed his #AstonVilla chance? https://t.co/OHTQgkCCd6
Transfer news: After Steve Bruce's reinforcements, has Ritchie De Laet missed Aston Villa chance? #avfc #villans https://t.co/kSPIwQFnlx
birminghammail​.co​.uk >> Aston Villa news digest: A "horrific tackle"; a load of freebies; keeper talks https://t.co/GQX60BZjQJ
#TheVillans Steve Bruce to speak with Jose Mourinho over Sam Johnstone's Aston Villa future #AstonVilla #AVFC https://t.co/V34yeVEqWb
Tell you something the Bale tackle was on a par with Neil Taylors.
#AstonVilla #AVFC WATCH: Jonathan Kodjia gives Ivory Coast the lead vs Russia #TheVillans #Villa #Villans https://t.co/odXEMcNXHI
Vital Villa Latest: Villa's International Injury Update #utv #avfc #fightlikelions https://t.co/jniFmLzpoJ pic.twitter.com/ZcugV4Kjcq
(Sky Sports) How long do managers last? https://t.co/7Sj86rLano #avfc
Steve Bruce "The supporters have got us the result today" #avfc
Wigan – Villa; Another 3 points, surely (hopefully)? https://t.co/ckVtJvQXlG
If Premier League wingers played in the NFL... https://t.co/0SQOWU4SfB
Happy #MothersDay to all our Villa mums...😊❤️️💐 #AVFC
Absence makes the heart grow fonder
RIP CHARLIE ROUND xxx. #AVFC
FT: Wigan 0-2 Villa My last post came true. So pleased for Hogan. Well done all the boys. UTV

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Football Club Background and History

Football Club and Management: Aston Villa FC

Club Contact Details:  Villa Park, Birmingham B6 6HE
Telephone: 0800 612 0970

Club Nicknames: The first part of the club name comes from Aston, an ancient parish of Birmingham, formerly known as 'Etstone,' meaning East Hill. Villa is named after a real villa which was once a key landmark in the area and where the Villa Cross Wesleyan Chapel cricket club decided, late in 1874, to form their own association football team. Originally nicknamed the 'Lions' as featured on the club crest, the team's fans are now generally known as 'Villans' after the club's name.

Honours

Honours Aston Villa F.C.

What have they won?
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Ground
Villa Park
Capacity
42,785
Chairman
Xia Jiantong
Manager
Steve Bruce
League
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Location: The club is currently based in Witton, an inner city area of Birmingham in the West Midlands, England.

Football League: Aston Villa FC

Aston Villa currently play in the English Football League Championship in England

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Origins: Aston Villa Football Club was founded in 1874 when Jack Hughes, Frederick Matthews, Walter Price and William Scattergood from the Villa Cross Wesleyan Chapel cricket team met under a gas-light to form a new club. They played their first matches in Perry Barr. They were founder members of the world's first football league in 1888.

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First Football Histories Aston Villa F.C.

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A look at different football matches and league fixtures featuring Aston Villa Football Club throughout the history of soccer, highlighting key players, managers and football facts. 

Aston Villa v Leicester City

 

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