The Underdogs

Aston Villa defence after they let in Chelsea's 6th

(This is from e-rawk) “Watching Man City miss out on the Champers league today I couldn’t help humming this little ditty from Rialto. Their cross town buddies must have been chortling all through the last 10 min, “not yet, you don’t”. Or does it apply to Villa, perennial also-rans, likely looking at 6th place for the 3rd year in a row ?” » Rialto – The Underdogs Lyrics: The Underdogs keep running after shining motorbikes, trying to keep up while they look back and laugh, oh we’re so tired of dragging our hearts. It’s the chrome and steel, and all…

A Semi For Villa

Aston Villa defence after they let in Chelsea's 6th

This is the 2nd post in a mini-series looking at this year’s FA Cup Semi-Finalists. A couple of weeks ago they bent over and asked; “Please sir may I have one more…?” I was tempted to do a photoshopped pic of O’Neill over a desk with Ancelotti giving him a thorough paddling. And this coming Saturday they will be at Wembley to face Chelsea once again, but this time obviously it will not be the same scoreline. At least that’s what the Villa fans are hoping… But no. Lightning cannot strike twice like this, there’s not going to be another…

Crimbo In Villaland

Aston Villa defence after they let in Chelsea's 6th

My rate of posting has gone right down as of late… I was hoping to get the third song about a goalie out and maybe a couple of the follow-up ones about other Gunners, but decided to take a Bundesliga-type break for now with those. I’ll resume that line of thinking after the festive period. For now since the annual celebration of the birth of that fictional character is approaching it’s time to look at some Xmas songs. Prepare yourself for an even bigger horror than footie with music – Football and Christmas Music. – To start us on this…