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My Old Man Said - Award-nominated Aston Villa existentialism. The hilariously good Aston Villa podcast that tells it as it is. Subscribe to make sure you get the show every week to get a unique and entertaining insight into the Villaverse. UTV

My Old Man Said - Award-nominated Aston Villa existentialism. The hilariously good Aston Villa podcast that tells it as it is. Subscribe to make sure you get the show every week to get a unique and entertaining insight into the Villaverse. UTV

Location:

United Kingdom

Description:

My Old Man Said - Award-nominated Aston Villa existentialism. The hilariously good Aston Villa podcast that tells it as it is. Subscribe to make sure you get the show every week to get a unique and entertaining insight into the Villaverse. UTV

Twitter:

@oldmansaid

Language:

English


Episodes

Something for the Weekend - Grealish Return Provides Intrigue to End of Season

5/15/2021
After a listless 0-0 draw against Everton, Aston Villa look to the return of Jack Grealish to provide some spark to end the season with, as the Premier League agree new broadcast deal. UTV GET THE EXCLUSIVE MOMS PATRON PODCAST CHANNEL and JOIN MATCH CLUB If you want extra podcast shows during the month and to join Match Club, please do support the show by becoming a MOMS Patron. For more details and to become a Patron, click here: Join MOMS Patrons Follow the show on Twitter at...

Duration:00:24:38

Dean Smith Seeks Manchester United Exorcism as Season Nears End

5/13/2021
It used to be Fergie time winners, but now Manchester United have a new stick to beat Aston Villa with, by playing for penalties when they're in trouble. Dean Smith mourns conceding the third soft penalty in three losses against them, as the MOMS team catches up on the Villa news and from around the football world. Underrated or overrated features former United and Villa player Kieran Richardson. Enjoy UTV The EXCLUSIVE MOMS PATRON PODCAST CHANNEL and JOIN MATCH CLUB If you want extra...

Duration:00:50:06

Something for the Weekend - Loaded Dean Smith Gears Up for Manchester United

5/7/2021
Dean Smith provides an update on Jack Grealish's return from injury, as Villa entertain Manchester United. In the latest Something for the Weekend we get up to speed with the Villa week, while discussing the Phat stats of the United game and a burning question from a listener. GET THE EXCLUSIVE MOMS PATRON PODCAST CHANNEL and JOIN MATCH CLUB If you want extra podcast shows during the month and to join Match Club, please do support the show by becoming a MOMS Patron. For more details and...

Duration:00:21:39

Inspired Villa Recapture Form to Return to Premier League's Top Half

5/4/2021
It was a much-needed win to ignite Aston Villa's end of season run-in, as they won 2-1 at Everton and returned to the Premier League table's top half. We discuss what was different from a Villa side that was unrecognisable from recent weeks and focus on the potential of Ollie Watkins, plus catch up with the week's latest Villa happenings. There's also the Three Points of the week, and an Underrated or Overrated on ex-Villa and Everton winger David Ginola. Enjoy UTV The EXCLUSIVE MOMS...

Duration:00:48:39

Something For the Weekend - Dean Smith Appraises Villa's Season

4/30/2021
After Aston Villa salvage a point at the death against West Brom, Head Coach Dean Smith gives his appraisal of Villa's season so far, before they finally play Everton for the first time this season...in May. UTV GET THE EXCLUSIVE MOMS PATRON PODCAST CHANNEL and JOIN MATCH CLUB If you want extra podcast shows during the month and to join Match Club, please do support the show by becoming a MOMS Patron. For more details and to become a Patron, click here: Join MOMS Patrons Follow the show...

Duration:00:15:37

Aston Villa Accountability on and off the Pitch Examined

4/28/2021
A 2-2 draw at Villa Park against West Brom, while not the greatest result, saw Keinan Davis's first Premier League goal and the long-awaited return of Wesley. The game also raised a season-long question, are Villa's substitutions proactive enough? Meanwhile, off the pitch, Villa's yearly accounts were issued and the court case began of two police PC's in relation to their liability in relation to the death of former Villa striker Dalian Atkinson. Elsewhere, there was differing fortunes for...

Duration:00:49:08

Something for the Weekend - The Context of Villa's Missed Opportunity

4/23/2021
The Super League greed grab may have ended before the Aston Villa vs Manchester City game kicked off, but Villa's 2021 is looking as equally anti-climatic compared to others. As well as catching up on the latest Villa-related news and 'The Villa Minute', Something for the Weekend looks at the context of how the likes of Leeds United and West Ham have taken their opportunities in 2021 to punch above their weight unlike Villa. Plus, next up, it's the Baggies. Enjoy UTV GET THE EXCLUSIVE...

Duration:00:21:44

Aston Villa Declare Resistance to Super League as Football Implodes

4/20/2021
As we've always stated on the My Old Man Said podcast, greed would lead English football to a point where it would implode, and it seems ladies and gents, we are now at that point, as the greedy six announce Super League plans. While Aston Villa had the weekend off, we catch up on the latest Villa news, while also pondering the ramifications of the Super League, tackling hate on social media and Turkish sex parties. There's also a secret Underrated or Overrated... Enjoy! UTV The...

Duration:00:30:37

Sloppy Aston Villa are Visited by the Ghost of Last Season

4/13/2021
It's like the Ghost of Last Season had visited Aston Villa, as they lost to Liverpool once again through an injury-time winner. Not only did Villa lose the points, but they also lost Trezeguet for the season, after he picked up a nasty knee injury at Anfield. Will the rest of the season undo the good work that had started it so well? As well as catching up on the latest Villa news, including the reality of the hype over a Villa Park expansion, we look at the incoming Premier League, EFL and...

Duration:00:46:43

Something for the Weekend - Villa Dream Double, Despite Grealish Setback

4/9/2021
It's time for the latest My Old Man Said supplementary podcast - Something for the Weekend - the short and sweet show, that brings you up to speed and prepares you for the Villa weekend. As well as catching up on the latest Villa-related news, the show will also be the regular spot for the return of 'The Villa Minute'. Can Villa dream of doubling Liverpool for the first time since the Premier League's first ever season? The article on Jack Grealish mentioned in the show Enjoy UTV GET...

Duration:00:14:52

Villa Find Comeback Spark as Grealish Shin Saga Continues

4/7/2021
It wasn't pretty against Fulham, until Aston Villa sprung into life scoring three goals in a nine-minute period with the clock ticking, to put Scott Parker's men to the sword in a throwback to Villa's early season form. Meanwhile, Jack Grealish was again absent from duty, as he may soon start worrying about his chances for the England Euros squad, if he doesn't return for Villa soon. As well as catching up with the latest Villa news, alarm bells ring for the Villa Woman's team, the return...

Duration:00:56:08

Something for the Weekend - #TopManBackNow

4/2/2021
It's time for the second of the new My Old Man Said supplementary podcast - Something for the Weekend - the short and sweet show, that brings you up to speed and prepares you for the Villa weekend. As well as catching up on the latest Villa-related news, the show will also be the regular spot for the return of 'The Villa Minute. We look back at the international break and forward to Villa's game against Fulham. Enjoy UTV GET THE EXCLUSIVE MOMS PATRON PODCAST CHANNEL and JOIN MATCH...

Duration:00:19:10

Something for the Weekend - Watkins Wonder & McGinn Moxy

3/26/2021
It's time for a new My Old Man Said supplementary podcast - Something for the Weekend - the short and sweet show that brings you up to speed and prepares you for the Villa weekend. As well as catching up on the latest Villa-related news, the show will also be the regular spot for the return of 'The Villa Minute'. Show mentions this Ollie Watkins vs Patrick Bamford article Enjoy UTV GET THE EXCLUSIVE MOMS PATRON PODCAST CHANNEL and JOIN MATCH CLUB If you want extra podcast shows during...

Duration:00:16:29

Aston Villa Must Address Fundamentals to Get Their Mojo Back

3/24/2021
The players know it, Dean Smith knows it and as MOMS has been saying for some time, Villa have been below their par for the 2021 part of this season. It's not longer about the perspective of last season, the here and now needs addressing. The show highlights what is wrong with Villa at the moment and why suggesting it's all about Jack Grealish's absence is glossing over some obvious concerns. We look back at Villa's avoidable home defeat to Spurs and catch up on the latest Villa news, the...

Duration:00:42:04

The Split Personality of Aston Villa 20/21

3/18/2021
Aston Villa's 1-1 draw against Newcastle was typical of the performances Villa have served up in 2021. There's none of the confidence or fluidity of the team that started the season with such swagger. What's gone wrong? As well as discussing the difference of the second half of the season so far, to the first, the MOMS team round up the latest Villa news before tackling Three Points, that take in the Football Stock Exchange, an odd football broadcasting subscription idea and football...

Duration:01:00:25

40 Points Achieved - What's Next for Aston Villa?

3/8/2021
There seems to be two trains of thought when it comes to Aston Villa's season so far. On one hand, the club has made progress, but there's also an underlining disappointment that a stuttering 2021 has undermined the full potential of the team. Villa's 0-0 draw with Wolves was perhaps further evidence of what is good about the current team and where it has cause for concern. The MOMS team ponder all the issues, as well as taking look at topics further afield like the collapse of Chinese...

Duration:00:45:33

Blunt Villa Blades Match Reaction

3/4/2021
Deflation and frustration after Aston Villa's 1-0 loss to a 10-men bottom of the table Sheffield United team. In a Villa performance that had too many of the worrying trends we've seen from the team in 2021, so far. The MOMS team give their match reaction. Check out Episode 138 for this week's full podcast show UTV THE EXCLUSIVE MOMS PATRON PODCAST CHANNEL and JOIN MATCH CLUB If you want extra podcast shows during the month and to join Match Club, please do support the show by becoming...

Duration:00:27:39

Villa Dispel One-Man Team Myth to Triumph Over Leeds Chaos Theory

3/2/2021
Aston Villa proved there is depth in the squad and life without Jack Grealish, as they got their revenge against Marcelo Bielsa's Leeds United with a 1-0 win at Elland Road. The MOMS team discuss how Dean Smith neutralised the home team and what Villa's midfield options are going forward. There's also big praise for the Villa defence, which is the team's main asset at the moment, proving Villa are very much a team. As well as the latest Villa news, the Three Points touch on clapping...

Duration:00:57:32

The Dean's Gambit - What's Villa's Next Move Without Grealish?

2/23/2021
Aston Villa have been struggling in recent weeks with a stuttering midfield and have needed to rely on their defensive resilience to snatch points. Now Dean Smith has a further problem with the sudden loss of his captain and talisman, Jack Grealish. The 2-1 loss to Leicester City was perhaps no surprise, with or without Grealish, but the honeymoon period of the 20/21 is over. There's issues to sort out. Can Smith get his midfield up to the level of his defence? What's eating Ross Barkley?...

Duration:00:49:11

Current Aston Villa Limitations Exposed and Possible Solutions

2/17/2021
Not for the first time this season, Aston Villa's midfield was overrun, as Brighton's press frustrated and neutralised a Villa team that eventually was lucky to escape the Amex with a point, thanks to Emilio Martínez and his back four. The 0-0 draw at the Amex Stadium wasn't the first time we've seen Villa struggle against a high energy midfield. Is Dean Smith's perceived first XI up to the job against such teams? Or does he need to make adjustments? We look at the Villa midfield situation...

Duration:00:53:19