This afternoon sees the 168th competitive meeting between Sky Bet Championship duo Aston Villa and West Bromwich Albion with the pair going head-to-head at Villa Park. There have been many tough battles played out between these two sides as well as some memorable goals scored. Ahead of the latest meeting at Villa Park, The72 takes [...] The post Aston Villa v West Bromwich Albion – In Numbers appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Le Havre defender Harold Moukoudi has been on the radar of Championship side Aston Villa for the past two transfer windows. Now, it is being reported that the centre-back is on the radar of Italian giants Napoli. In the summer transfer window, it was reported that Le Havre defender Harold Moukoudi flew to Birmingham as [...] The post Defender who nearly joined Aston Villa now on the radar of Italian giants appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Reading boosted their Championship survival hopes with a 2-1 win over Blackburn Rovers last night at the Madejski Stadium. The Royals have climbed out of the relegation zone after their huge three points. The hosts made a slow start to the game against Tony Mowbray’s side but took the lead just before half-time through midfielder [...] The post Reading manager Jose Gomes praises Nelson Oliveira after massive win appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Sheffield United boosted their promotion push with a 1-0 win over Middlesbrough last night at Bramall Lane. The Blades were looking to bounce back from the two points they dropped at Villa Park last Friday when Aston Villa fought back from 3-0 down to draw 3-3 in the late stages of the game. Chris Wilder’s [...] The post Sheffield United boss Chris Wilder over the moon with Middlesbrough win appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Sheffield United will be looking to bounce back from their 3-3 draw against Aston Villa tonight versus promotion rivals Middlesbrough. Here is a predicted starting XI for the Blades- GK- Dean Henderson- The highly-rated Manchester United loanee will keep his place between the sticks. RWB- George Baldock- Chris Wilder will be wanting him up and [...] The post Predicted Sheffield United starting XI against Middlesbrough appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Former Aston Villa target Josh Risdon has joined newly-formed Australian club Western Melbourne Group, as reported by the Hyundai A-League’s official website. The 26-year-old defender has put pen-to-paper on a two-year deal with the club, who will compete in Australia’s top flight for the first time in 2019. Risdon also becomes the first Australian to [...] The post Former Aston Villa target joins newly-formed club appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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The Derby Telegraph has revealed that Championship outfit Derby County have taken young midfielder DJ Buffonge on trial from Premier League giants Manchester United. Manchester United youngster DJ Buffonge has joined Championship side Derby County on loan, the Derby Telegraph has revealed. Young midfielder DJ Buffonge featured in an Under-23s game for Derby County during [...] The post Derby County bring Manchester United youngster in on trial appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Aston Villa striker Tammy Abraham wants to reach 30 goals this season. The prolific Chelsea loanee is currently on 20 goals and wants to fire more to help get Villa into the Play-Offs between now and the end of the campaign. Abraham, who is 21 years-old, bagged his 20th goal in the league on Friday [...] The post “Hopefully I can score another 10”- Aston Villa striker targeting 30 goals this season appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Championship and League One clubs are keeping tabs on Walsall defender Liam Kinsella. The highly-rated 22-year-old will be out of contract at the end of the season meaning he can leave the Saddlers on a free transfer, according to HITC Sport. Kinsella has impressed for Dean Keates’ side in this campaign and has played 26 [...] The post Walsall defender attracting plenty of Championship interest appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Penalty heroics from Birmingham City prevented Queens Park Rangers from clawing back a four-goal deficit in the Sky Bet Championship at Loftus Road. Whilst Birmingham held on for three points, second city rivals Aston Villa produced a spectacular late fightback of their own on Friday evening to hold Sheffield United to a 3-3 draw at [...] The post Three Birmingham City stars lead Championship Team of the Weekend #31 appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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|Aston Villa's Results|
|Feb 16||West Bromwich Albion||-1 - -1||H|
|Feb 13||Brentford||0 - 1||A|
|Feb 8||Sheffield United||3 - 3||H|