Since joining the club, Paul Lambert has spent over £40m in transfer fees, but has he progressed the club? Matt Turvey investigates.
With West Ham United the next team Aston Villa must face, Aston Villa Life look at the key statistics before the game.
As Aston Villa round on the next home game, Jason Chalifour looks at some of the parallels all sports fans see.
We're about to see what Paul Lambert is made of, and Matt Turvey hopes he turns out to be a real hard case.
Aston Villa fight back to earn a 2-2 draw at Swansea and get the first points of 2013 on the board.