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.
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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?
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?
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?
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?
Off the heels of an equally promising and frustrating 2-1 loss to Liverpool, Steven Gerrard’s Aston Villa look to brush off the moss in tackling Patrick Vieira’s Crystal Palace. With Ollie Watkins doubtful, will we see Emi Buendia and Philippe Coutinho as dueling 10’s or will we have a surprise appearance by Bertrand Traore?
Following an emphatic 3-1 victory over Burnley, Steven Gerrard’s Villans welcome Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool to Villa Park. The Northern giants haven’t lost a league game since December of last year, but can the trio of Emi Buendia, Ollie Watkins, and Danny Ings pull off the stunner?
Having broken a four match losing streak, Steven Gerrard’s Villans host Norwich City and Dean Smith. With the specter of relegation still mathematically possible, will Aston Villa blow past the competition or will a Norwich win be the canary in the coal mine?
Following a disappointing loss to Wolves, Steven Gerrard’s Aston Villa host Antonio Conte’s Tottenham Hotspur. As Douglas Luiz and Danny Ings look to return to starting roles, will we see a refocused Villa squad, or will Harry Kane and Son Heung-min win the day?
Steven Gerrard’s men travel to Molineux to take on Wolverhampton Wanderers this weekend off the heels of a seemingly endless international break. Will two strikers be better than one for the Villans or will Aston Villa succumb to an injury-riddled Wolves?
With Brighton, Southampton, and Leeds United beaten like dusty rugs, Aston Villa travel to London to take on Declan Rice and West Ham United. Will David Moyes’ Hammers end Villa’s streak, or will the remarkable run continue on to a fourth?
Coming off a very hard act to follow in the 4-0 drubbing of Southampton, Steven Gerrard and Aston Villa travel north to take on Jesse Marsch’s Leeds United. With the magic of the bucket throne having wained, Ollie Watkins and Danny Ings look to pile on the points in Yorkshire.
Will diamonds be forever, or was it just a one-off? Steven Gerrard looks to lead Aston Villa past Ralph Hasenhuttl’s hotter than hell Saints. Unbeaten since a January loss to Wolves, can James Ward-Prowse and Southampton continue their remarkable run, or will "Sweet Caroline" play at Villa Park on Saturday?
Mired in a decidedly low grade dumpster fire, can Villa dust off the hot garbage? Looking to snap out of a poor run of form, Steven Gerrard leads the Lions to the seaside to take on Graham Potter’s Brighton and Hove Albion.
Steven Gerrard makes his Villa Park debut as Aston Villa look to ring in a new era at the football club with a victory over Graham Potter’s Brighton & Hove Albion.