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Aston Villa: Fans praise Matt Targett

Aston Villa: Fans praise Matt Targett - Aston Villa

Plenty of Aston Villa supporters have praised Matt Targett on social media for his performance against Crystal Palace on Sunday lunchtime.

Dean Smith made four changes from the side which drew 0-0 with Everton on Thursday evening, with Ahmed Elmohamady, Kourtney Hause, Jacob Ramsey and Ollie Watkins coming in for Matty Cash, Tyrone Mings, Ross Barkley and Keinan Davis respectively.

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Targett kept up his record of starting in every league game this season, and his display at Selhurst Park impressed a number of Villa fans. The 25-year-old has missed just 15 minutes of top-flight action this season and was a part of a changed Villa defence alongside Elmohamady, Hause and Ezri Konsa.

The left-back was coming up against Palace winger Andros Townsend in the capital and completed a number of accurate long balls against Roy Hodgson’s side, posing a considerable threat with some neat deliveries.

Villa fans praise Targett

Here is what these Villa supporters had to say about Targett, with one fan describing one of his passes as ‘outrageous’.

Targett is absolutely class man, could be player of the season for us tbh

Credit: @GreaseSZNN

Targett is quality right now. Definitely should be in the conversation in terms of getting a England call up.

Credit: @will_avfc

Another brilliant ball from Targett

Credit: @VillaTil1Die

Matt Targett what a player this season most improved player in the league by a country mile

Credit: @__ryannpaul

“That is an outrageous pass from Matt Targett in to Watkins”

Credit: @JonahB90

Wow Targett has come on leaps and bounds really send some great balls up to AEG

Credit: @Noelmurray19

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