A loss at Fulham was less than great, but Matt Turvey looks at the wider issues affecting Aston Villa’s attempts to progress.
A trip to Craven Cottage, now minus Martin Jol, may prove a tougher test than when Fulham’s former manager was in charge. Will Paul Lambert’s men win away?
With Mauricio Pochettino flying high with Southampton, some fans are demanding a similar plan. However, is the reality really as pleasant as it might seem?
Saturday afternoon was less than spectacular to say the least, but should we be looking at individual games or the season overall? Matt Turvey investigates.