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    "7-time League and FA Cup Winners"
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In a house by the sea is where I want to be. St. John Vacation Rentals. https://t.co/dLGDneD8Zl #justgohttps://t.co/sKINCUSPjs
So fun celebrating this precious girl! Happy Birthday Sweet Kathy! #villa #pat https://t.co/wM4mDY0hEj
Ross McCormack: Aston Villa striker joins Central Coast Mariners on loan #AstonVilla https://t.co/b6oryrdYIW
Ross McCormack has joined Australian A-League side @CCMariners on a season-long loan. #AVFC pic.twitter.com/7CMBF5Dxe7
#AVFC sack seven members of scouting department. https://t.co/p51396Ux6t
Looks like something went down this morning. #creativeplayhttps://t.co/3OnVzzKaRM
Are you a thickie or an intelligent one?! With all this rubbish, the attention has truly gone from the fact we won… https://t.co/bf841MeW4P
#Celtic's failed bid for 23-year-old is starting to hit Rodgers hard #celticfc #avfc #astonvilla #villans #hibshttps://t.co/5bopgzq1Up
🚕< Look, a taxi at Villa Park, wonder who it's for, I don't know because I'm unintelligent.#avfcc
(Sky Sports) On EFL Matters... https://t.co/oVFaqJ75E3
Villa 2-0 Rotherham; The absolute least we could expect. https://t.co/NRrleJ6TVR
skysports​.com >> West Ham unable to recall Snodgrass https://t.co/gn642EQZZp
Another loan move for Ross
Could Aston Villa make Scott McKenna their most expensive defensive signing when the window opens in January. #AVFC
This is Bolasie. Bolasie doing bits. Be more Bolasie. 👊
FT: Aston Villa 2-0 Rotherham Both Abraham and Bolasie scoring on their home debuts. Finally a clean sheet too. 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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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. 

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