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HOLTECAST | A Very Busy Villa Summer!

Cole was joined by Seb, Tom, and Simon to discuss Villa’s transfer business thus far, the typical Jack Grealish departure rumors, and all of the latest Euros chat surrounding the club’s stars as well as the England camp...You can listen for FREE on Acast, Apple Podcasts, and Spotify - Dig In!

Transfer Round-Up: Can We Have Milner Back Too Please? 

This week’s collection of rumors features returning players, potential free transfer pickups, and defenders from Manchester United, as well as thoughts on Ashley Young, who is all of the above.

Player Ratings: England 0-0 Scotland

A rejuvenated Scotland produced a resilient defensive display against a stagnant England. Let’s see how Seb rated The Three Lions!

Feeling Young again! - Looking back at Ashley Young’s Aston Villa highlight reel

He’s back! So lets jump in the way back machine and remember when the young winger was considered one of the best in England.

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What went wrong for Scotland?

Scotland fell to a 2-0 defeat to the Czech Republic at Hampden Park on Monday — but what exactly went wrong for Steve Clarke’s side and can they turn things around in time?

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Player Ratings: England 1-0 Croatia

England began their tournament on home soil as fans enjoyed a winning start in the Group D opener. Let’s see how Seb rated The Three Lions!

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Transfer Round-Up: Where will Villa shop for their midfield options?

7500 to Holte assesses a spate of recent midfield transfer rumors — who is Pape Sarr and is James Ward-Prowse worth it? But above all, how likely are they to join?

Stats, Stats, and More Stats

Bienvenido a Aston Villa, Emi Buendia!

With the transfer of Emi Buendia from Norwich City to Aston Villa now confirmed by both clubs, it’s time to look at the stats that make the Argentine a must-watch next season.

Transfer Round-Up: Lange has found some targets down the back of his spreadsheet

7500 to Holte takes a look at the latest transfer speculation surrounding Aston Villa as five more targets are added to the board — which stories are likely and which are busts?

HOLTECAST | Aston Villa 20/21 End of Season Review!

Join Cole, Danny, Simon, Seb, and Tom for a packed house edition of the Holtecast as the lads reflect on the season that was for Aston Villa - the future looks bright!...You can listen for FREE on Acast, Apple Podcasts, and Spotify - Dig In!

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Villans Around the World: California

Aston Villa fans are everywhere; you just need to know how to find them. Aidan gives 7500 to Holte a run down on the Villans in California.

Aston Villa Roundtable: Reflecting on a promising season for a club on the rise!

As the curtains close on another campaign, Sebastian Bacon spent his time talking to some of Aston Villa’s most influential content creators from around the globe to reflect on the last ten months of Premier League action.

Transfer Round-Up: Will Villa follow travel guidelines and buy domestic?

7500 to Holte guides you through the paper talk surrounding Villa’s incoming transfers. Who’s linked? Will they fit in? Which stories are likely and which are non-starters?

Transfer Round-Up: Relax, Grealish is staying

Daniel Pritchard guides you through the paper talk surrounding the Villa squad. Who is staying? Who is going? Which stories are based in reality, and which are just looking for clicks?

HOLTECAST | The Future Is Bright - Reaction to Aston Villa 2-1 Chelsea and Villa are FA Youth Cup champions!

Join Cole, Danny, and Seb as the lads reflect on the season finale victory over Chelsea and look ahead to the club’s bright future after Villa beat Liverpool 2-1 in the FA Youth Cup final!...You can listen for FREE on Acast, Apple Podcasts, and Spotify - Dig In!

Player Ratings: Aston Villa 2-1 Chelsea

As Villa Park welcomed spectators back for the first time in well over a year, fans were treated to a final day victory over Champions League chasing Chelsea. Let’s see how Seb rated the lads!

STAT REVIEW: Villa topple Tottenham

Aston Villa came from behind after a determined and deserving display in London. Let’s take a look at the stats!

HOLTECAST | Tottenham Hotspur 1-2 Aston Villa - The Kids Are Alright

Cole and Danny got together for a late night chat following Aston Villa’s triumph at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on Wednesday evening - sweet victory!...You can listen for FREE on Acast, Apple Podcasts, and Spotify - Dig In!

Player Ratings: Tottenham Hotspur 1-2 Aston Villa

As Tottenham welcomed a small majority of fans back into the stadium, Aston Villa arrived in North London with the sole intention to spoil the party. Let’s see how Seb rated the lads!

Douglas Luiz’s potential epitomizes Dean Smith’s Aston Villa

The Brazilian midfielder may not be every Villa fans’ cup of tea, but one thing is for certain - Douglas Luiz’s potential shows that Aston Villa are moving onward and upward as a football club.

Oh It Must Be...3 Talking Points: Second Half Collapse At Selhurst Park

A dismal second half display see’s Villa leave Crystal Palace empty handed. Here’s Simon’s three key talking points of the game!

STAT REVIEW: Tale of two halves

A painful representation of Villa’s season thus far; a promising start, but a disappointing end. It’s time to take a look at the key stats of the game!

HOLTECAST | Crystal Palace 3-2 Aston Villa - Second Half Capitulation

Join Cole, Danny, and Tom as the lads try to make sense of proceedings at Selhurst Park after Villa gave away two leads and walk away with a loss...You can listen for FREE on Acast, Apple Podcasts, and Spotify - Dig In!

Player Ratings: Crystal Palace 3-2 Aston Villa

A topsy-turvy affair in the Capital left Villa heading home without a share of the points after scoring more than once at Selhurst Park for the first time since 1968. Let’s see how Seb rated the lads...

Match Report: Crystal Palace 3-2 Aston Villa

A woeful second half performance from Aston Villa gifts Crystal Palace all three points at Selhurst Park.

Crystal Palace v Aston Villa: Match thread, live stream info and how to the watch Premier League

Aston Villa make the trip to South London as Crystal Palace welcome the Birmingham outfit to Selhurst Park on Sunday.

STAT REVIEW: Stalemate against Everton

The spoils were shared on Thursday, but there were several positives for fans to take. Take a look at the stats here!

HOLTECAST | Aston Villa 0-0 Everton - Welcome Back, Captain Jack!

Cole, Simon, and newcomer to the podcast, Tom, got together to reflect on the positives of Aston Villa’s draw with Everton at Villa Park as Jack Grealish returns to action and Emi Martinez equals Brad Friedel’s clean sheet record for Villa in the Premier League...You can listen for FREE on Acast, Apple Podcasts, and Spotify - Dig In!

Player Ratings: Aston Villa 0-0 Everton

A stalemate at Villa Park as the second installment of the Cazoo derby saw both sides share the spoils. Let’s see how Seb rated the lads!

Match Report: Aston Villa 0-0 Everton

Jack Grealish’s return the highlight of a late-season dead-rubber affair at Villa Park.

Oh It Must Be...3 Talking Points: Will Villa ever beat Manchester United at Villa Park again?

It’s time to take stock of the key talking points coming out of Aston Villa’s loss on Sunday - most notably, when will the losing streak to Manchester United at Villa Park end?

STAT REVIEW: The United curse continues

Villa started brightly with a resilient first half, but what went wrong in the second half?

HOLTECAST | Aston Villa 1-3 Manchester United - Our Own Worst Enemy

Join Cole, Simon, and Danny as the fellas try to make sense of a frustrating second half performance at Villa Park as the 26 year drought of beating Manchester United at home continues...You can listen for FREE on Acast, Apple Podcasts, and Spotify - Dig In!