Aston Villa

Aston Villa ProgDate: Thursday 21st May 2009 7.00pm
Ground: Villa Park
Match: Aston Villa Reserves 3 Sunderland Reserves 1 HT: 1-1 ATT: 5,337
Comp: Premier Reserve League North/South Play-off Final
Additional: Entrance FREE, Programme £1 Chips £2 Coffee/Tea £1.20

Villa Park in pictures

I’d wanted to do Villa Park for years. Every FA Cup draw for the last decade I have prayed for Brighton to be away at Villa. The ground is a world famous venue, considered by some to be one of Archibald Leitch’s best works. It is 112 years old, the first ground to stage Internationals in three centuries and the most used FA Cup semi-final venue. Being so steeped in football history it was a ground I had to go to sooner or later. It was also by far the closest of the 15 grounds I had left to do of the 92. Continue reading “Aston Villa”