Dean Smith can take satisfaction from the fact that this is a Premier League match, since he played a role in the rise of both clubs. He did well during three seasons in charge of Brentford, during which he hired Thomas Frank as his assistant. Now Smith hopes Villa become the first team to score a league goal against Frank’s side this season.
Aston Villa have been hit with a potential setback in their hunt for Marseille’s star midfielder, Boubacar Kamara. What’s the word? That is according to reports in Spain, via Birmingham Live, who...
Burnley could be boosted by return of Ben Mee and James Tarkowski at Aston Villa