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Player Ratings: Leeds United 0-0 Aston Villa - Villa rue missed chances at fiery Elland Road

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Villama Preview: Leeds United v Aston Villa

It feels like it’s been forever, but Aston Villa are back, travelling to Leeds United to tackle Jesse Marsch and the Peacocks. Can Steven Gerrard build on the Southampton win with a shorthanded squad?

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HOLTECAST | PREVIEW - Leeds United v Aston Villa w/ Joe Donnohue of the Yorkshire Evening Post!

Our Seb was joined by Joe Donnohue of the Yorkshire Evening Post to discuss the West Yorkshire side’s season thus far and look ahead to Sunday’s fixture at Elland Road. You can listen for FREE on Acast, Apple Podcasts, and Spotify - dig in!

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HOLTECAST | Reflecting on Aston Villa’s season thus far w/ Birmingham Live’s Ashley Preece!

With another break in the schedule for Steven Gerrard’s men, Cole and Tom had the pleasure of chatting with Aston Villa correspondent for Birmingham Live and fellow supporter, Ashley Preece, to get his thoughts on Villa’s season thus far and the direction the football club is headed. You can listen for FREE on Acast, Apple Podcasts, and Spotify - dig in!

HOLTECAST | Aston Villa 1-0 Southampton - A win’s a win!

Join Cole and Tom as the lads reflect on a gritty and dogged 1-0 win for Aston Villa over Southampton, the impressive performances of Ashley Young, and a strong start to the season for Aston Villa Women. You can listen for FREE on Acast, Apple Podcasts, and Spotify - dig in!

Villama Preview: Aston Villa v Southampton

Nearly two weeks removed from a remarkable 1-1 draw against Manchester City, can Steven Gerrard’s Villans maintain momentum as they welcome Southampton to Villa Park?

HOLTECAST | Aston Villa 1-1 Manchester City - Ashley’s feeling Young!

Cole and the well travelled Simon got together to react to an extremely surprising and unexpected 1-1 draw for Aston Villa against Manchester City, with Leon Bailey finding the back of the net and VAR controversy rearing it’s ugly head. You can listen for FREE on Acast, Apple Podcasts, and Spotify - dig in!

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Villama Preview: Aston Villa v Manchester City

With Manchester City looming, can Steven Gerrard and Aston Villa pull off the stunner? Transfer window newcomers Leander Dendoncker and Jan Bednarek give added depth and tactical options as Villa’s head man fights to stay at the helm.

Transfer Deadline Day LIVE! Tune in tonight @ 10pm UK for our interactive Twitter Podcast, Villa fans!

Join us tonight at 10pm UK/5pm ET via the 7500 To Holte Twitter page for our LIVE Twitter Spaces Podcast, discussing Aston Villa’s summer transfer window - and you can take part!

Player Ratings: Arsenal 2-1 Aston Villa - Goals from Jesus and Martinelli cancel out Douglas Luiz’s corner goal

It was a night for the Brazilians in North London, but it was Arsenal’s Seleção who were victorious on the night. Here’s how Liam rated the lads in claret and blue!

Villama Preview: Arsenal v Aston Villa

Aston Villa pull the train out of frustration station and head down to North London to tackle Arsenal. Questions abound regarding just about everything aside from Martinez as the sky falls, but can Steven Gerrard make a comeback for the ages?

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HOLTECAST | PREVIEW - Arsenal v Aston Villa w/ A Bergkamp Wonderland

Our Seb was joined by Josh from Arsenal podcast, A Bergkamp Wonderland, to discuss the North London side’s hot start to the season and look ahead to Wednesday’s fixture at the Emirates Stadium. You can listen for FREE on Acast, Apple Podcasts, and Spotify - dig in!

HOLTECAST | Aston Villa 0-1 West Ham United - Going from bad to worse!

Back from the abyss, our Seb and Tom got together to reflect on yet another frustrating loss for the Villa, a 1-0 loss at the hands of David’ Moyes’ West Ham United. You can listen for FREE on Acast, Apple Podcasts, and Spotify - dig in!

Villama Preview: Aston Villa v West Ham United

A week removed from the Palace debacle with a 4-1 Bolton win to soften the blow, Steven Gerrard’s Aston Villa look to further momentum with a home win over West Ham. With only Boubacar Kamara a certainty to start in the midfield, who else will fill out the group and will it be enough to dampen the Hammers?

Player Ratings: Crystal Palace 3-1 Aston Villa - A Wilfried Zaha masterclass overcomes an identity-lacking Aston Villa at Selhurst Park.

Patrick Vieira’s Eagles put in a superb performance at home, as Steven Gerrard’s Villans are easily put aside. Here’s how Liam rated the lads in claret and blue!

Villama Preview: Crystal Palace v Aston Villa

Fresh off of a win against Everton, Steven Gerrard’s Villans visit Selhurst Park to take on Wilfried Zaha and Crystal Palace. Will Emi Buendia start at 10 after a brilliant performance against the Toffees or will Philippe Coutinho keep his place? And who will step in for the injured Diego Carlos?

HOLTECAST | The Aston Villa 2-1 Everton Review and life without Diego Carlos!

Cole was joined by Tom to discuss Aston Villa’s 2-1 victory over Everton on Saturday and react to the news of Diego Carlos’ long-term injury. You can listen for FREE on Acast, Apple Podcasts, and Spotify - dig in!

Player Ratings: Aston Villa 2-1 Everton - Gerrard’s men are up and running!

Aston Villa certainly never make things easy, but thanks to goals from Danny Ings and Emi Buendia, Steven Gerrard’s men are up and running following a 2-1 victory over Everton. Here’s how Cole rated the lads in claret and blue!

Villama Preview: Aston Villa v Everton

Aston Villa, rising like a phoenix from a dumpster fire, welcome Everton to Villa Park. There’s plenty of questions to be addressed following the cavern of apathy that was the Bournemouth match, will Steven Gerrard make the necessary adjustments?

HOLTECAST | PREVIEW - Aston Villa v Everton w/ Toffee TV

Seb was joined by Ped from Toffee TV to find out what’s been going on down at Goodison Park as of late, and more importantly, look ahead to Saturday’s match at Villa Park. You can listen for FREE on Acast, Apple Podcasts, and Spotify - dig in!

HOLTECAST | Bournemouth 2-0 Aston Villa - New season, same old Villa!

The lads sat down to review Aston Villa’s season opening loss to Bournemouth on Saturday, discuss Steven Gerrard’s comments and man management style, and chat about what’s next for the Villa as Everton pay a visit to Villa Park on Saturday. You can listen for FREE on Acast, Apple Podcasts, and Spotify - dig in!

Player Ratings: Bournemouth 2-0 Aston Villa - Lerma and Moore’s goals leave Villa in despair on opening day

A devastating early blow from Jefferson Lerma and a late settler from Kieffer Moore mean there’s work to be done for Steven Gerrard’s side. Here’s how Liam rated the lads in claret and blue!

Villama Preview: Bournemouth v Aston Villa

Following a 14th place finish last term, Steven Gerrard looks to start the season strongly with a season opening win over Bournemouth. Could this be the start of a promising season for the Villa?

HOLTECAST | PREVIEW - Bournemouth v Aston Villa w/ Back of the Net

Aston Villa are back in action on Saturday! Joining us to help preview the season opener is Bournemouth fan, Sam, from the Back of the Net Youtube channel and podcast. You can listen for FREE on Acast, Apple Podcasts, and Spotify - dig in!

Villans Around the World: Malta, the little Island with lots of pride!

For Sandro Gatt, the distance to Villa Park is but a little obstacle in showing his support and passion for Aston Villa. Join us for our next stop on the Villa journey...Malta!

Aston Villa 2022/2023 Season Predictions: Steven Gerrard’s reign continues!

With another Premier League campaign for Aston Villa just days away, how do our panel think Steven Gerrard’s men will fare this season and will the football club finally reach it’s potential?

HOLTECAST | The Aston Villa 2022/2023 Season Preview!

Well ladies and gentlemen, Aston Villa are FINALLY back in action this Saturday and we can’t wait! So, to kick things off, our very own Seb, Simon, and Tom got together to share their hopes, dreams, and expectations ahead of another Premier League campaign for the Villa. You can listen for FREE on Acast, Apple Podcasts, and Spotify - dig in!

Player Ratings: Brisbane Roar 0-1 Aston Villa - Archer’s goal ensures victory in Townsville!

Another good test for Steven Gerrard’s side sees two teams gain valuable minutes at the Queensland Country Bank Stadium. Archer’s composed finish is the difference in the final game of the Queensland Champions Cup. Here’s how Liam rated the lads in claret and blue!

Ludwig Augustinsson by the numbers: Underwhelming or smart stopgap signing?

Aston Villa’s latest signing might initially seem to be a step down from the likes of Aaron Hickey. However, his arrival carves a path for Villa to develop one of their own, Ben Chrisene.

Do Aston Villa Women really need an “out and out goalscorer”?  

Despite quality performances, Aston Villa Women are underperforming in front of goal. 7500 to Holte analyzes Samone Magill and other striking options, including a new signing.

HOLTECAST | THE RETURN OF FOOTBALL: Discussing the season ahead w/ Sky Sports’ Mark McAdam!

With another Premier League campaign just around the corner, our Sebastian Bacon caught up with friend of the podcast, Mark McAdam, to get his thoughts on all of the major talking points across the world of football, what Villa fans can expect from the likes of Diego Carlos, and the rapidly growing interest amongst Championship and Premier League clubs for Cameron Archer. You can listen for FREE on Acast, Apple Podcasts, and Spotify - dig in!

Can the introduction of five substitutes kickstart Leon Bailey’s Villa career?

As Steven Gerrard’s wingerless Aston Villa aim to climb up the Premier League table this coming campaign, could the new 5 substitutes rule help make the Jamaican star Villa’s explosive plan B?

HOLTECAST | New training gear, Villa Park redevelopment, and a new badge - What’s the cost for success?

With Aston Villa rather quiet on the transfer front, much of the Villa faithful’s focus has shifted towards the announcement of stadium development plans, the eventual introduction of a new club badge, and the new training gear range. Join Seb, Simon, and Cole as the lads mull over the latest talking points, in particular, the rising costs of supporting the club from near and afar. You can listen for FREE on Acast, Apple Podcasts, and Spotify - dig in!

Aston Villa’s stadium plans shed light on owners’ ambition

With Villa Park’s redevelopment plans now unveiled to the public, Dan Pritchard details the virtuous circle that could see Aston Villa rise to the very top, both on and off the football pitch.