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    Aston Villa FC:
    "7-time League and FA Cup Winners"
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    Aston Villa FC:
    "Founder members of the Football League"
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    Aston Villa FC:
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Despite the unbeaten streak, Aston Villa’s Wolverhampton beating shows massive vulnerabilities. #WWFC #AVFC #EFL
Knew today would be tough. We are still 7th and a big game against Fulham coming up. Must bounce back quickly.

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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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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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