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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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#avfc have played 47 home games in the Championship and lost just 6 Barnsley Reading Ipswich Sheffield Wednesday x2 QPR
@toonarmy_com @footiepassion I would like to think that was the beginning of their downfall to Division 2. #AVFC
Hopefully this will be a belter! #AVFC #LUFC https://t.co/tqwCDCerb8
Aston Villa boss Dean Smith set for welcome fitness boost #AstonVilla https://t.co/ZpFoqO4jpo
DDR Offer on bookings until 26th Dec 2018 @AVFCOfficial #Birmingham Just £29+VAT PP https://t.co/vyPh7U3G4vhttps://t.co/Q8STUrP6r1
The crowd of 36,999 on Saturday was the fourth highest attendance in English football this weekend 👏 👉https://t.co/Fq0psJrrbUbU
Substitute Comes Up Trumps For Villa To Secure MotM (MF) #utv #avfc https://t.co/9vgmRxVRlT pic.twitter.com/cRQCXjDhZW
I would terminate Moreiras loan in January and free up a loan space. Only been used sparingly as a model for Luke #AVFC
(Sky Sports) Aston Villa deny Stoke late on https://t.co/TNB9VkgTCh
Stan Collymore reacts to Aston Villa draw with Stoke City #avfc #astonvillafc #villans #stancollymore #championship https://t.co/9DpMmd2pTQ
Not at our best but a point in Arctic conditions. #avfc
Villa -Stoke; What to think? https://t.co/xk3kYDVrmY
.@AVFCOfficial duo @tammyabraham and Alan Hutton have been shortlisted for the PFA @BristolStMotors Championship Fa… https://t.co/SVEmn4T5A8
skysports​.com >> West Ham unable to recall Snodgrass https://t.co/gn642EQZZp
He played 29 times for Villa. Be honest, who'd have thought his career would improve like this?
My MOTM for Saturday's game is _______________. Cast your vote using the reaction buttons.
An off day in Aston. #AVFC
FT: Aston Villa 2-2 Stoke City Good recovery from going behind twice. Always a tough one with both teams in form. 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.

Book

Aston Villa F.C. Book selection

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First Football Briefs: 

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. 

Aston Villa v Leicester City

 

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