Friday Jul 19, 2013
Aston Villa Under 21's who won UEFA's Next Gen Series competition at the end of last season when they defeated Chelsea 2-0 in the final at Lake Como in Italy. The competition included all the top European sides with the Premier League supplying three of the four semi-finalists. The Villa under 21's will be looked after by Gordan Cowans and Stan Petrov who after retiring from playing is now Assisting Gordon Cowans in the management of the under 21's.
With Villa's excellent youth policy some of the team on view will soon be household names so come along and spot the next Villa star in the making. One look at previous programmes versus the Villa has seen many future internationals play in our pre-season game against them. Our own Darren Byfield played for Viila in 1998 and scored a hat trick on the day. A repeat in Tamworth colours will be now required to make things equal.
Admission for the game is £5 for anyone aged 16 and over, 6-15 years old will gain admission for £2 5 and under are free if with an adult. If a seat is required then add £2 to the terrace prices and enter via gate 5. Terraces admission will be via gate 1,3,4,5 and Cross Street. An 8 page programme will be available priced £1-50 but supplies will be limited so don't leave it to late. Turnstiles open aat 1.30pm with early admittance for the clubhouse is via gate 4.