From Despair to Where (Manic Street Preachers 1993)

After the Liverpool defeat, the Lescott affair(s), fans being throw out and their season tickets being removed (then given back) and directors resigning it looked like Aston Villa had hit rock bottom. It really couldn’t get any worse. But it did – two gutless defeats against Stoke City and Everton followed, the latter game seeing fans leaving the… Read More »

The Boys Are Back In Town (Thin Lizzy 1976)

Going into the game today against Liverpool, a lot has been said about it being the return of Christian Benteke to Villa Park. He was, probably, the one player that kept Aston Villa in the Premier League over the last two seasons but it’s strange that the other former Villa player due to appear seems to have been… Read More »