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Aston Villa fans can’t believe who took their last gasp penalty yesterday

Aston Villa fans can’t believe who took their last gasp penalty yesterday

Aston Villa fans have taken to Twitter to show their disbelief at their side’s performance against bottom of the table Preston yesterday. 

Steve Bruce’s men were leading comfortably before a horror second half saw them go one goal down. A late Yannick Bolasie goal salvaged a point, but they had a chance to win the match with a late penalty.

Fans have shown their bemusement in the bizarre decision to elect midfielder Glenn Whelan to take the spot kick. The Republic of Ireland international has only scored one Championship goal in his past seven seasons, and was denied with his penalty yesterday. Villa supporters were in a frenzy, blaming Bruce for the decision to make Whelan take the kick.

Inevitably, fans are calling for Bruce to be sacked, with the club in a fairly poor position, having only won three of their opening 11 games.

This is what the fans had to say:

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