Graham Taylor certainly left his mark on English football and Aston Villa.
One of our directors, Howard, took the time to share his memories of Taylor’s legendary spell at Villa before the icon would leave for the thankless task of managing England. You can read that piece here.
The BBC also spoke to Howard on the Football Phone-in. You can find Howard talking about Graham Taylor and Aston Villa at the 25 minute mark here.
Lincoln City FC took a moment to reflect on his character as they soundly beat Ipswich Town tonight. Villa, of course, held a small tribute before their last game with Wolverhampton Wanderers and will perform a similar tribute on the weekend against Preston.