Aston Villa are struggling to pick up form in the Championship of late and the pressure on manager Steve Bruce continues to build, after their tumble down the table.
Their fans here in the Tavern are growing more and more concerned with what’s going on at Villa Park, and despite a managerial change and a squad overhaul, results still aren’t picking up.
Owner Tony Xia has thrown tens of millions of pounds revamping the side and still, the team are being beaten comfortably week-in, week-out and this could quickly turn into a relegation dogfight rather than a fight for promotion.
The loss over Barnsley last weekend was seriously poor and it’s clear that if results are to turn around, the team might have to change a little too.
So with that in mind, and after some consultation with our hardcore Villa fans here in the Tavern, here’s the XI we think should start the game against Derby County this weekend…
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