Aston Villa FC is a football club in Aston, Birmingham, England. Aston Villa is one of the oldest football clubs in England, founded in 1874, the club competes in the Premier League, the English football league system, the FA cup, League Cup, and other football tournaments in the country.
Aston Villa FC is one of the most successful football clubs in England and is nicknamed “The Lions.” Their achievements include seven champions titles in the first division of the English Football league, seven titles in FA Cups, five titles in the League Cup, and one title each in the European Cup and UEFA Super Cup.
Aston Villa club plays their home matches at Villa Park, a football stadium located in Aston, Birmingham, England. Villa Park has been the host of the home matches of Aston Villa since its inception in 1897 and has a seating capacity of approximately 42,500 people.
Aston Villa FC is jointly owned by Mr.Nassef Sawirirs, an Egyptian businessman, and Mr. Wes Adens, an American businessman. Mr. Unai Emery, a former Spanish football player, is the head coach of the club.
Some famous players of the Aston Villa Club
1. Gordon Cowans
2. Stiliyan Petrov
3. Brian Little
4. Peter Withe
5. Pail McGrath
6. Charlie Aitken
7. Bily Walker
8. George Ramsay
9. Peter McParland
10. Ron Sounders