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HOLTECAST | Everton 0-1 Aston Villa: Winning Ugly

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Talking Points: Can Buendía and Co. inspire Aston Villa to a second-half of the season European push?

A hard-fought game ends with Villa taking all three points against a struggling Everton, thanks to Emiliano Buendía’s late first-half header - let us know your thoughts!

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Player Ratings: Everton 0-1 Aston Villa - Buendia’s header fires Villa up to 10th!

Aston Villa walk away from Goodison Park with all three points, with Emi Buendia making all the difference. Here’s how Cole rated the lads in claret and blue!

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Friday Night LIVE! Join in this evening @ 8pm UK for our interactive Twitter Podcast

Tune in this evening at 8pm UK/3pm ET via the 7500 To Holte Twitter page for our LIVE Twitter Spaces Podcast. We’ll be talking everything Aston Villa as we look ahead to Saturday’s game against Manchester United - and you can take part!

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Cole, Simon, and Danny got together (virtually of course!) moments after the final whistle to discuss Villa’s exit from the FA Cup and look ahead to the weekend, with Manchester United making the trip to Villa Park on Saturday. You can listen for FREE on Acast, Apple Podcasts, and Spotify - dig in!

HOLTECAST | FA CUP PREVIEW - Manchester United v Aston Villa w/ The Busby Babe Podcast

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Talking Points: Is Aston Villa’s loss to Brentford just a bad day at the office or is it something more?

Steven Gerrard suffers his fourth loss in charge of the Villans as Thomas Frank’s Bees sting the claret and blue side at the Brentford Community Stadium.

HOLTECAST | Brentford 2-1 Aston Villa - All bark and no bite!

Our Cole and Tom got together shortly after the final whistle to react to the frustrating result for Steven Gerrard’s claret and blue army, as the Villans let all three points slip away at Brentford on Sunday. You can listen for FREE on Acast, Apple Podcasts, and Spotify - dig in!

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Player Ratings: Norwich City 0-2 Aston Villa - Academy graduates shine as Villa move up to ninth!

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