• Aston Villa FC:
    Aston Villa FC:
    "7-time League and FA Cup Winners"
    Photo Credit: "Old postcard of Aston Villa 1912-13 English Association Cup winners" by Rotary Photographic Co. Ltd Licensed under Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons
  • Aston Villa FC:
    Aston Villa FC:
    "Founder members of the Football League"
    Photo Credit: "Villa Park from Witton Lane - Aston Villa Football Club gates" by Elliott Brown - originally posted to Flickr as Villa Park from Witton Lane - Aston Villa Football Club gates. Licensed under CC BY 2.0 via Wikimedia Commons - https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Villa_Park_from_Witton_Lane_-_Aston_Villa_Football_Club_gates.jpg#/media/File:Villa_Park_from_Witton_Lane_-_Aston_Villa_Football_Club_gates.jpg"
  • Aston Villa FC:
    Aston Villa FC:
    "The Holte End at Villa Park"
    Photo Credit: ""Holte" by en:User:Miniluver04 - Uploaded to Wikipedia as en:Image:Holte.jpg. Licensed under Kamu Malı via Wikimedia Commons - https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Holte.jpg#/media/File:Holte.jpg"

Football Newsstand

Breaking Football News: Aston Villa FC

Trending Football News on Social Media: Aston Villa FC

@WolvesAyWe90 I’d rather it be this way but reality is wolves are a better team than villa for now (no point denyin… https://t.co/wRMRSOo7XZ
A host of brilliant videos to keep you Aston Villa fans entertained. Must see interviews, match reports,... #AVFC https://t.co/AU75dYy8Us
Be great to get butland #AstonVilla pic.twitter.com/vNQmvnYYmE
How will Wesley Moraes fit into Dean Smith's Aston Villa? #AstonVilla https://t.co/bDxbyt5Bj7
Opinion - Villa Should Definitely Raid West Brom For This Man (MF) #utv #avfc https://t.co/nBs1R6h9PP pic.twitter.com/ikZWt5IYZi
'Hanks a lot - we'll get back to you Tom. #avfc #utv #SoccerAid https://t.co/IrIk9AzlFd pic.twitter.com/QQD6y6yDzS
12m + Scott Hogan = Said Benrahma. #AVFC
Report: Aston Villa want players from Spain and France #avfc #utv #cfc #dcfc #astonvillafc #villans #johnterry https://t.co/J2QjKEli0l
We thought this was a video worth posting again. Courtesy of the @premierleague. #AVFC pic.twitter.com/FU1snyFmLd
So much negativity around at the moment until the season starts. My effort to help improve the mood is 15% off, for… https://t.co/rSa0M5N3cZ
(Sky Sports) Abraham: I want Chelsea breakthrough https://t.co/JqkMUd8dOa
@CPFC @jordan_ayew9 One of the few important goals for #CPFC. In #Swansea (🏟58 ⚽12) and#AVFCC (🏟58 ⚽10) his efficiehttps://t.co/HKhUnlWyK9K9
Moraes signed: Shows the press are just guessing https://t.co/TV9q2CBy6G
Our first game of the Premier League season Vs Spurs away on Sky. This is real, not dreaming am I? 😉 It's so f*****…https://t.co/HmE0kX4qVoo
.@AVFCOfficial's @tammyabraham has been nominated for the January PFA @BristolStMotors Championship Fans' Player of… https://t.co/3yzRTghI5h
skysports​.com >> West Ham unable to recall Snodgrass https://t.co/gn642EQZZp
Tom Hanks has been chatting Villa again
Tammy Abraham wants Chelsea breakthrough following Aston Villa loan spell. #AVFC
We thought this was a video worth posting again. Courtesy of the Premier League.
Aston Villa have confirmed a deal for Club Brugge striker Wesley Moraes with a fee believed to be £22 million. Can’t say I know to much about the guy but it does show we mean business! UTV

Local Football News: Aston Villa FC

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 Aston Villa F.C.

What have they won?
Photo Credit: Shutterstock "Ball and trophy" Image ID: 106275188 Copyright: bioraven
Villa Park
Xia Jiantong
Steve Bruce

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

History of Football: Arsenal FC

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.


Aston Villa F.C. Book selection

Read the books
Photo Credit: Shutterstock "E-book and old books" Image ID: 77047651 Copyright: NADIA IEROKHINA

First Football Briefs: 

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


Football Match Day

Match Day: Aston Villa FC - Football Fixtures, Scores, Tickets, Television, Podcasts

Match Day: Aston Villa FC - Football Ground - Information and Directions

Match Day: Aston Villa FC - Football Results, Match Reports, Statistics, Tables

Match Day: Aston Villa FC - Football Videos

Football Fans, Opinion and Debate

Football Blogs, Fanzines and Fan Sites: Aston Villa FC

Football Forums: Aston Villa FC

Football Supporters Clubs: Aston Villa FC

What do you think?

Send us your feedback and suggestions for The Villans and we will put our squad together (include your email address if you want us to reply to you)

The Football Ground is a content aggregating site and is in no way endorsed, authorised or licensed by any of the third-party sites being linked to

You can contact us at any time via our Contact us page

Share this page