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Great Wigan Athletic escapes

Last Saturday’s 3-1 victory at Blackpool has revived hopes that Wigan can avoid the drop to League One. Latics are in deep trouble, nine points from safety with only twelve games remaining, but over the years they have managed some great escapes from the relegation zone. 796 more words

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Plenty of places still up for grabs at Aston Villa as Paul Lambert wrangles with his best team and formation for trip to Stoke

Plenty of question marks still hang over Aston Villa on the eve of the new season.

Carlos Sanchez has sealed his move to Villa Park today, but will Ron Vlaar reject… 613 more words


Why Charles N'Zogbia is ready to prove his Aston Villa critics wrong

It is hard to believe that Charles N’Zogbia is entering his fourth season as an Aston Villa player.

Signed by former boss, Alex McLeish, to help fill the void left by the departing Ashley Young and Stewart Downing, the Frenchman has rarely impressed when wearing the claret and blue shirt. 562 more words


Do Latics really need Adam Forshaw?

Rarely can a football club get as inflamed as Brentford have done these past few days. Wigan Athletic have made bids for Adam Forshaw that Brentford just don’t seem to appreciate. 968 more words


Six reasons why Aston Villa fans can be slightly cheerful as the new season looms

Such is the hunger to see our claret-and-blue heroes in action again, the loyal Aston Villa support has sold out the away end for our opening match at Stoke on August 16. 580 more words


Aston Villa welcomes back previously marginalized players

Aston Villa want to avoid yet another season in which they struggle against the drop. However, that might be difficult: Owner Randy Lerner put the club up for sale at the start of the summer, and has yet to find a willing buyer. 403 more words

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Darren Bent, Charles N'Zogbia and Alan Hutton must make the most of second chances at Aston Villa

As Aston Villa open their pre-season campaign on Thursday at Mansfield, three forgotten members of the squad will be hoping to seize their second chance. 536 more words