The William McGregor is 1 year old today! Happy Birthday to you! The statue was unveiled 1 year ago on 28th November before the Spurs game by Lord Mawhinney. We hope you still enjoy seeing it.Read more
An insightful piece by Dave Boyle, Supporters Direct When clubs like Chesterfield and Exeter became owned by crooks, people didn’t seem to care that much, because neither were big clubs, like Liverpool. When Portsmouth’s owners turned out to have been functionally innumerate, or broke, or maybe to not even exist (or maybe all of thoseRead more
Thousands of German football fans came together last Saturday in a mass demonstration to make clear their opposition to rising ticket prices and the commercialisation of the game. The peaceful protest, titled Zum Erhalt der Fankultur (For the Protection of Fan Culture), was attended by fans of approximately 50 different clubs and an estimated 6,000 attendanceRead more
Joint statement from the Spirit of Shankley and ShareLiverpoolFC Spirit of Shankly-ShareLiverpoolFC welcomes the likely end of Hicks and Gillett’s ownership of LFC, regardless of the current attempts to prolong this process. At this stage we remain open minded about any new ownership regime. However our long held view that supporter ownership is right forRead more
Communication lies at the heart of strong relationships – with good communication comes engagement and a sense of belonging – poor communication and we all switch off. The Aston Villa Supporters Trust are galvanised to improving our communications across as many channels as possible, in the digital age these can be many and varied. ButRead more
The Aston Villa Supporters Trust welcome Gerard Houllier to Aston Villa and hope that his knowledge in previous roles as both a coach and technical director will enable him to build on the nucleus of a good team we already have in place at the club. At the same time we wish to place onRead more
A thought provoking article about the Football Creditors Rule has been posted on TwoHundredPercent. Should football be rid of this Rule? Can supporters force the FA and Clubs to change, or will we have to rely on the Government or courts to resolve this? Join our facebook page and have your say, or discuss onRead more
To have experience as a Director of a legal company and to mix it with football sounds ideal?! We are searching for Volunteers (Unpaid): A number of Trust Directors and non-elected support roles are required to be filled. If you have spare time and/or need to add a new dimension to your CV to makeRead more
The below minutes are of meeting held with Paul Faulkner, AVFC CEO. The minutes have been approved to be released to members and on this website by Paul Faulkner, and are subject to an EMBARGO that they are not to be circulated or to appear on any other Villa websites. We apologise for the delayRead more
The Aston Villa Supporters Trust would like to place on record their appreciation of Martin O’Neill’s tenure at Aston Villa Football Club over the past four years. Martin has managed to achieve a level of consistency not seen in recent years in that we, as a Club, have now qualified for European competition for threeRead more
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