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Aston Villa can take heart from Wembley but face race against time | Football

Mbwana Samatta scored an excellent header against Manchester City to give Villa hope in the Carabao Cup final.

A good video editor could really mess with Aston Villa’s minds after Sunday’s Carabao Cup final. On one hand they could show the two goals Manchester City scored with the aid of slovenly defending and slack officiating, thus intimating that Villa are likely to continue to fall short this season …

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Aston Villa take seat at top table but leave with worry they’ll never belong | Jonathan Liew | Football

Marvelous Nakamba leaves his mark on Sergio Agüero with a tackle that earned the Villa defender a yellow card.

The pivotal scene in the wonderful Oscar‑winning film Parasite comes about halfway through, with the impoverished Kim family gathered in the living room of a luxurious mansion they do not own, glugging expensive whisky they have not bought, enjoying a life that is not theirs. Through various nefarious schemes they …

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Manchester City sink Aston Villa to win third successive Carabao Cup | Football

Rodri scores the second and eventually decisive goal.

Manchester City had no time for the romance of Aston Villa’s Carabao Cup final story. Pep Guardiola and his players deal only in the hard currency of domestic silverware and they extended their grip on it via a performance of near suffocating control. It was important to add the qualification. …

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Aston Villa vs. Man City live stream: How to watch 2020 Carabao Cup final online from anywhere

Aston Villa vs. Man City live stream: How to watch 2020 Carabao Cup final online from anywhere

Having won four out of the last six League Cup finals, it almost feels strange when Manchester City aren’t involved in the Carabao Cup Final. Pep Guardiola’s Sky Blues this time face an Aston Villa side that has cast aside its struggles at the foot of the Premier League to …

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Dean Smith ‘embarrassed’ by Aston Villa’s damaging loss at Southampton | Football

Dean Smith lambasted Aston Villa’s “embarrassing” performance and said there are “too many training-ground players” in his struggling squad after watching his side suffer a ninth Premier League defeat in 13 matches. Villa remain precariously positioned a point above the relegation zone after goals by Shane Long and Stuart Armstrong …

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Tottenham go fifth as Son Heung-min punishes late Aston Villa error | Football

Aston Villa’s Bjorn Engels celebrates scoring his side’s second goal.

Fifth place might be important this year and Tottenham climbed back above Sheffield United to claim it, though it took a last-gasp winner from Son Heung-min in the fourth minute of added time to overcome a plucky and resilient Aston Villa. The home side scored first and came back to …

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