Plenty of Aston Villa fans have been reacting to the club’s fixture list for the 2021/22 campaign.
On paper, Villa have a favourable opening month. Dean Smith’s side face two of the three promoted sides from the Championship in Watford and Brentford, with a home clash against Newcastle United squeezed in between.
Where will Villa finish this season?
Other notable dates for the diary include a Boxing Day clash against Champions League winners Chelsea, a final day trip to Manchester City and two games against rivals Wolves on October 16 and April 2.
Villa fans react
The club shared their full list of fixtures on their official Twitter page just after they were officially announced.
Here’s what these Villa supporters had to say in reply, with many excited and one describing the first three fixtures as ‘lovely’.
“Just give us the title already”
“Now this is an exciting day Watford away first will definitely take that could of been a lot worse”
“9 points in August, lovely”
“i’ll absolutely take that”
“I’m more than happy with that, get off to a good start again”
“I’ll take that any day”
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