Four points and back-to-back clean sheets for the first time in nine months – there’s a sense of cautious optimism among Aston Villa fans after the first two games of the new season. 535 more words
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Newcastle got their Opening point of the 2014/5 for their work in a goalless draw as Newcastle’s men stopped Aston Villa obtaining their second victory. Newcastle lined up with the exact same eleven as at St James’ Park 6 days earlier and Villa included Newcastle old boy Charles N’Zogbia in a similarly unchanged line-up. 322 more words
- Aston Villa had no shots on target against Newcastle United
Gabriel Agbonlahor, Darren Bent and Andreas Weimann between them scored two fewer goals than Christian Benteke and Libor Kozak last season – in more than double the matches… 659 more words
“If you’re bald and you play defense, clap your hands,” said Aston Villa manager, Paul Lambert, at a recent player signing convention. Jokes aside, the likes of Guzan, Hutton, Senderos, and Vlarr helped Villa to their second clean sheet and their fourth point of this year’s campaign in a draw versus Newcastle United. 427 more words
Whether you back him or want to sack him, no-one can argue Aston Villa’s home record under Paul Lambert is abysmal.
Played 38, won 11, drawn eight, lost 19. 507 more words