'Special Villa are serious Champions League contenders'

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Aston Villa's deserved victory over Premier League champions Manchester City shows the impact Unai Emery is having at Villa Park, writes Phil McNulty.

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Published on December 4, 2023 -  14:47
How Unai Emery Made Aston Villa Champions League Contenders
Aston Villa's recent win over Tottenham has moved them up the Premier League table, and put the Champions League firmly in their sights. It's a position that Unai Emery's side more than merit and, thanks to their manager's ingenious attacking system, one they've got every chance of holding onto.

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Manchester City F.C.

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UEFA Champions League

European association football tournament
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Aston Villa F.C.

Association football club in Birmingham, England
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Premier League

Association football league in England
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Villa Park

Football stadium in Aston, Birmingham

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