False dawn or real for Aston Villa? You decide, but it's been a great week with seven goals and wins over Liverpool and Norwich.
Aston Villa will get no respect for putting Liverpool in their place, but that's okay. The big picture doesn't depend on pundits' opinions.
Christian Benteke and Andreas Weimann put Liverpool to the sword at Anfield, lift Villa to 3-1 victory.
With Aston Villa travelling to Anfield to face Liverpool, Matt Turvey looks at the team's flexibility and how it is helping Villa progress.
When Benteke converts more frequently, Villa will climb the table. And there's nothing to fear at Anfield—certainly not Stewart Downing.