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Tony Xia issues rallying cry on Twitter; Villa fans respond

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Aston Villa are looking to bounce back from their shock 3-1 defeat at home against Queens Park Rangers in the midweek, and the club owner believes that they can still grab an automatic qualification to the Premier League next season.

Steve Bruce’s side find themselves third in the Championship, seven points behind Cardiff City and ten behind leaders Wolves, and it looks difficult for them to break into the top two at the moment.

Tony Xia posts five word message after Aston Villa win; fans react on Twitter

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Aston Villa earned an emphatic 4-1 victory against league leaders Wolves in the Championship clash on Saturday at Villa Park.

Albert Adomah opened the scoring after just eight minutes, but Wolves’ top scorer Diogo Jota levelled soon after.

After the break, two quick goals from James Chester and Lewis Grabban changed the complexion of the game, and Birkir Bjarnason’s late fourth was the icing on the cake for Villa.

Tony Xia posts message after Aston Villa win; Hourihane responds on Twitter

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Aston Villa twice came from behind to secure all three points against Sheffield Wednesday in the Championship clash at Hillsborough on Saturday.

Tony Xia, the Aston Villa owner, took to social networking site Twitter, to express his reaction after the match. He tweeted:

Crucial win.

Aston Villa To Challenge Newcastle For Midfielder

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The Mirror is reporting that Aston Villa boss Steve Bruce has been given £25M to spend by the Aston Villa owner Tony Xia and one of his targets is Tom Cairney of Fulham who Newcastle were also interested in. It seems that Villa are close to tying up a deal for Nottingham Forest midfielder Henri [...

‘Failed Manager, F**ked Pundit’ – Aston Villa Owner Tony Xia Absolutely Rips Into Ian Holloway Over Pessimistic Predictions

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Ian Holloway has incurred the wrath of Aston Villa's new owner, Dr Tony Xia, after predicting that his team would finish in the bottom half of the Championship this season.

In his guise at Sky Sports' in-house Football League analyst, Holloway bashed out a predicted Championship table for the 2016/17 campaign which came complete with a less than stellar forecast for Villa, who he had washing up in 16th place after struggling to adapt to life in the second tier.

Aston Villa’s New Owner, Dr Tony Xia, Falls Foul Of Tasteless Twitter Prank

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By Joseph Viney

Aston Villa owner Dr Tony Jiantong Xia will be getting used to the strange world of English football after purchasing recently-relegated Aston Villa in June.

Not only does he face the monumental task of bringing a demoralised and self-destructive Villa back to life after a humiliating final season in the Premier League, but he also needs to learn that English football fans are a dab hand at making people's lives difficult on Twitter.

After euphoria, numbing despair: Villa’s new owner is as shady as they come

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After a sorry season, Aston Villa fans found a reason to rejoice as the club got a new owner, Chinese businessman Dr. Tony Xia.

His dad was an agricultural technician and his mother was a housewife. Having been academically talented, “Xia Jiantong”, moved to the United States to study at Harvard and MIT, and has took a five-month exchange at Oxford University.