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Villama Preview: Aston Villa v Everton

Following a 3-0 loss to Chelsea at Stamford Bridge, Aston Villa return home to welcome Rafa Benitez’s Everton to Villa Park.

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HOLTECAST | PREVIEW - Aston Villa v Everton w/ All Together Now Podcast

Sebastian Bacon was joined by Tony Scott from the All Together Now Podcast to discuss past meetings between the two sides, Everton’s season thus far, and to look ahead to Saturday’s match at Villa Park. You can listen for FREE on Acast, Apple Podcasts, and Spotify - Enjoy!

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HOLTECAST | Chelsea 3-0 Aston Villa - Mistakes, Patience, and Promise

Cole was joined by Tom and SImon to discuss Villa’s loss to Chelsea on Saturday, the need for continued patience as the squad slowly gels together, and how Dean Smith has set up the lads so far this season. You can listen for FREE on Acast, Apple Podcasts, and Spotify - dig in!

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Player Ratings: Chelsea 3-0 Aston Villa

A frustrating afternoon in the capital as a promising away performance from Villa see’s them leave empty handed. Lets see how Seb rated the lads in Claret and Blue.

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HOLTECAST | PREVIEW - Chelsea v Aston Villa w/ London Is Blue Podcast

Cole Pettem was joined Dan Dormer from the London Is Blue Podcast to chat all things Chelsea since the last time both sides met, and to look ahead to Saturday’s Premier League fixture at Stamford Bridge. You can listen for FREE on Acast, Apple Podcasts, and Spotify - Enjoy!

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HOLTECAST | Philosophy, injuries, and looking ahead to Aston Villa’s tough run of fixtures!

Cole, Danny, and Seb got together to chat during the international break to talk about the club’s philosophy, discuss the importance of having a healthy squad, and looking forward to Villa’s toughest batch of fixtures this season. You can listen for FREE on Acast, Apple Podcasts, and Spotify - Dig In!

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Aston Villa Women: After a summer of change, a season of belief awaits!

A new era dawns for Aston Villa women as the 2021/22 season gets underway on Saturday against Leicester City.

HOLTECAST | Aston Villa 1-1 Brentford - Please Don’t Take My Emi Away...

Cole was joined Simon and Tom to go over the weekend’s draw to Brentford in a bit more detail, look at the long list of injuries hitting the football club, and reflect on the bright future’s of a number of Villa youngsters. You can listen for FREE on Acast, Apple Podcasts, and Spotify - Dig In!

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Player Ratings: Aston Villa 1-1 Brentford - A rough and rowdy draw at Villa Park

First half goals from Ivan Toney and Emi Buendia proved to be enough for either side as Aston Villa and Brentford shared the spoils. Here’s how Cole rated the lads in claret and blue.

Aston Villa v Brentford Instant Recap

A makeshift lineup earns a point at Villa Park

Villama Preview: Aston Villa v Brentford

A week removed from besting Steve Bruce’s Newcastle United, Aston Villa host Brentford in the first ever Premier League meeting between the two clubs.

HOLTECAST | Special: Assessing the season ahead with Sky Sports News Presenter Mark McAdam!

Our Sebastian Bacon had the pleasure of chatting with Sky Sports News Presenter Mark McAdam to discuss all things football and look ahead to what the rest of the season could have in store for Aston Villa! You can listen for FREE on Acast, Apple Podcasts, and Spotify - Dig In!

Player Ratings: AFC Barrow 0-6 Aston Villa

It was Aston Villa’s young gems who caught the eye against Barrow as the Premier League side are through to the third round of the Carabao Cup. Let’s see how Seb rated the Villans!

Player Ratings: Aston Villa 2-0 Newcastle United

Aston Villa got their 2021/22 campaign up and running after securing their first points of the campaign in front of the returning home faithful. Let’s see how Seb rated the lads...

Aston Villa v Newcastle Recap: No Place Like Home!

The fans were back and so were the goals for Aston Villa.

Villama Preview: Villa vs. Newcastle

Off the heels of a disappointing 3-2 loss to Watford, Aston Villa host Newcastle in what they hope to be the opening win of the season. The Toons come in off a 4-2 loss to West Ham, with the bottom falling out in the second half (there or thereabouts).

Transfer Roundup – Holding Out Hope for a Holding Midfielder

7500 to Holte brings you the latest Aston Villa transfer rumours and assesses their likelihood as the window draws to a close

HOLTECAST | Watford 3-2 Aston Villa - Rome Wasn’t Built In A Day!

Join Cole, Danny, and Tom as the lads discuss Aston Villa’s opening day loss to Watford, assess the club’s further needs in the transfer market, and have a go at playing the Villa version of ‘Who Am I?’...You can listen for FREE on Acast, Apple Podcasts, and Spotify - Dig In!

Player Ratings: Watford 3-2 Aston Villa - Too little too late for Villa comeback

A late comeback bid was not enough as Aston Villa’s woes at Vicarage Road continue. Here’s how Cole rated the lads in claret and blue...

2021/2022 Season Predictions: How do our writers think Aston Villa will fare in the Premier League?

The Premier League and Aston Villa are back! So, how do our panel see the season panning out for us?

HOLTECAST | PREVIEW - Watford v Aston Villa w/ The Voices of The Vic Podcast

Cole Pettem is joined by Mike Duffy from The Voices of The Vic podcast to discuss Watford’s quick return to the Premier League and look ahead to Saturday’s game at Vicarage Road...You can listen for FREE on Acast, Apple Podcasts, and Spotify - Enjoy!

Five-Year cycles, Leicester City, and sustainable squad building - when does long-term planning meet short-term success for Aston Villa?

A supplement to our transfer round-up series as we dive into the squad building policy in modern football and what that means for Aston Villa in this post-Grealish world.

HOLTECAST | The BIG Aston Villa 21/22 Season Preview!

We’re FINALLY less than a week away from Villa kicking off the season away at Watford and we cannot wait! Join Cole, Danny, and Seb as the lads look ahead and throw out some predictions for the upcoming campaign...You can listen for FREE on Acast, Apple Podcasts, and Spotify - Dig In!

The Grealish Papers: Purslow & Co. pull off a seamless exit

The honest and encouraging statement made by Christian Purslow on Thursday exemplifies the club’s ambitions, no matter the obstacle — a welcoming sign for Villa fans.

The Grealish Papers: My captain, my captain (No, he’s still here!)

With the captaincy at Aston Villa now up for grabs, it’s time for Tyrone Mings to take the reins and lead the club to success — a task he is certainly well equipped to do.

HOLTECAST | Farewell Captain Jack

The entire Holtecast crew are back together to discuss the one thing Villa fans wish wasn’t a reality - Jack Grealish’s £100 million move to Manchester City is now complete. Join Cole, Danny, Tom, Seb, and Simon as the lads mull over the loss of Jack Grealish to City and what we can expect from the likes of Leon Bailey and Danny Ings...You can listen for FREE on Acast, Apple Podcasts, and Spotify - Dig In!

The Grealish Papers: Never mind Jack, here’s Aston Villa

After 19 years at the football club, Jack Grealish has completed his £100 million move to Manchester City. Join us as we look at the transfer and its implications on the football club moving forward.

Transfer Round-Up: Lange has a literal interpretation of the word ‘SignINGS’

7500 to Holte brings you a bumper transfer round-up to deal with the madness of the last week, which may prove to be decisive in Aston Villa’s season.

Jack Grealish is off to Manchester City

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At The Back Post for Aston Villa..... Danny Ings

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Villans Around the World: A tale of two Villans in Seattle

Aston Villa fans can be found across the globe, with the love and passion for the club put on display for all to see. Join us for our next stop on the Villa journey...Seattle, USA!