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What does this man have to do to get a game? #avfc pic.twitter.com/TLOmptUqBD
KICKS| Our Kicks Roadshow continues tomorrow @Hamstead_Hall fun activities, penalty shootouts and small sided games… https://t.co/abZv44ISvM
2 Days 1 Night Camping and Adventure Activities in Nusa Penida - #bali #villa ... https://t.co/FBAH5nQJRn pic.twitter.com/sv0zYG9Lad
How Bees' victory over 'hapless Blues' was reported by victors #AstonVilla https://t.co/dVKCWaHYZf
JIMMY HILL'S FOOTBALL WEEKLY 28/2/69 - VOL2 #19 - MANCHESTER UNITED / LEICESTER CITY #manchesterunitedhttps://t.co/yBe6mq8WOY
O'Hare or Lansbury? #AVFC https://t.co/6Wf6jRK309
Villa 1 – 1 Preston: Disappointing, but a decent point (Hmmmmm) https://t.co/feyxDoKBdk
Cardiff and Warnock , he could be the man to stop us going up. May have to beat them at our place #AVFC
Report explains key reason Bruce wanted January signing at Aston #Villa #avfc #astonvilla #villans #efl #afcbhttps://t.co/Fh5XiVNDU8
📅 On this day in 1972, the legendary Pele played at Villa Park in front of 54,437 fans with his Brazilian club Sant…https://t.co/WqsXkrfGGSS
#AstonVilla #AVFC Is the Villa Park pitch really killing Aston Villa's style of pl.. #TheVillans #Villa #Villans https://t.co/IhT38jy3TG
#AstonVilla #AVFC Is the Villa Park pitch really killing Aston Villa's style of pl.. #TheVillans #Villa #Villans https://t.co/IhT38jy3TG
This is cool, hope the club can do more of this sort of thing. Our u23's massacre of Wolves . #AVFC #UTV https://t.co/1BSEIyvoL5
(Sky Sports) On EFL Matters... https://t.co/YM5rRv5SX7 #avfc
That's brought us down to earth, but not worried just a blip we will be back. #utv #avfc
It's time for you to pick your @PFA @BristolStMotors Player of the Month for the @EFL League 1. Which one of these… https://t.co/lXS5ieoT1N
skysports​.com >> West Ham unable to recall Snodgrass https://t.co/gn642EQZZp
🌟👀 In the latest edition of Dream Team, goal ace Lewis Grabban gives us his World XI Do you agree, Villans? 🤔
'Sali, Salifou...'
Tonight's starting XI:
Another tough one this evening. Saw somewhere that Preston have only lost 1 in 16! Come on boys - back to winning ways! 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.

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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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