Vital Football

Latest Aston Villa News

Aston Villa Ladies

Aston Villa Ladies

Aston Villa Ladies Football Club was formed in 1973 as Solihull FC. In 1989 Solihull responded to an advert from Aston Villa FC for help in forming a ladies team calling ourselves Villa Aztecs. In 1996 the Club agreed to change it's name again becoming fully recognised as the ladies team representing Aston Villa as Aston Villa Ladies FC. Two year's later the Senior Team won promotion to the National Division of the FA Women's Premier League.

Aston Villa Ladies FC has moved forward with talented girl's coached from under 10 to under 16 age. The Centre Of Excellence Academy runs with the support of the FA giving Aston Villa a chance to develop players with the hope that in years to come the club can progress to the Women's Premier League. We still run 6 'development' squads to ensure young girls who do not wish to, or do not have the ability to play at Academy level still have somewhere to go, this is totally self funded and receives no financial support from outside sources. The focus of the development is to play football for fun.

We were supported financially by AVFC Plc from 1989 until late 2005. We now have a massive club and have to find sponsorship and support where ever we can. AVFC Ltd do provide us with a training venue at the academy for 2 of our squads and a first team kit.

We have in excess of 180 players now across the age groups and are always on the lookout for more talented individuals. We are also keen to help young coaches get into grass roots football and also young referee's.

For more information: http://www.avlfc.com/

(apologies for lack of images at present)

Writer:Don Jenkins
Date:Friday July 27 2007
Time: 1:02PM

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Can Crolla Beat Linares?

Comments

0
Fair play for all your hardwork. I coach girls football. Its so underated in this country its criminal (see Charlton). I've dragged alot of my friends and work collegues along to watch my girls team on various occasions and they have all been amazed at the level of skill and commitment involved. If any of you have never been to watch girls footy then you should.
PBAVFC
27/07/2007 19:13:00
0
Is there such a beast as a decent female goalkeeper? The snippets of womens football that I catch from time to time on t.v., always seem to capture the failings of women goalkeepers. Interesting to read some of the background relating to Aston Villa Ladies, and good that a lot of folk get a lot of pleasure out of women's football.
glensider
28/07/2007 04:05:00
0
I always have had a fondness for a bit of box to box action involving the ladies.
YatesyVillain
28/07/2007 09:44:00
0
Sorry about Yatesy ladies, theres always one, now are you in need of a maseuse?
silkie villain
29/07/2007 02:18:00
0
Cant understand these ladies teams though that expect handouts from the professional clubs. The Charlton ladies in particular have been pretty miffed lately now that CAFC have decided to no longer support them in any way.
glensider
06/08/2007 14:33:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Aston Villa Articles

Stats: Bristol City v Aston Villa

All the stats from Bristol City (3) vs (1) Aston Villa, Ashton Gate, 27/8/16 Att: 21,099

Great News As Another Villa Failure (Defender) Leaves

Another one gone and another one gone...!

Bristol City v Aston Villa - Team Sheets

Bristol City are at Ashton Gate with Aston Villa the visitors today, this is a 3pm kick-off - the line-ups have been confirmed.

Follow Bristol City v Aston Villa Live On Twitter

Aston Villa go to Ashton Gate as the visitors to Bristol City today, this will be a 3pm kick-off.

Archived Vital Villa Articles

Vital Villa articles from

Site Journalists

J P Fear
Editor email
Profile
Mike Field
Editor email
Profile
Steve Wade
no email
Profile
Villa_Grizzly
no email
Profile
Turkish Penguin
no email
Profile
Glensider
no email
Profile
Chris Heath
no email
Profile
M Calucar
no email
Profile
JuanPablo Angel
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Bristol City MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Gollini0%
de Laet0%
Elphick0%
Chester0%
Cissokho0%
Bacuna0%
Jedinak0%
Westwood0%
Grealish80%
McCormack0%
Ayew0%
Sub - Amavi0%
Sub - Kozak20%
Sub - Green0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Huddersfield 5 4 1 0 13 4
2 Fulham 5 3 2 0 11 3
3 Barnsley 5 3 0 2 9 4
4 Newcastle 5 3 0 2 9 4
5 Q.P.R. 5 3 0 2 9 3
6 Bristol City 5 3 0 2 9 2
7 Forest 5 3 0 2 9 0
8 Brighton 5 2 2 1 8 4
9 Wolves 5 2 2 1 8 3
10 Birmingham 5 2 2 1 8 2
11 Ipswich 5 2 2 1 8 1
12 Norwich 5 2 2 1 8 1
13 Burton 5 2 1 2 7 1
14 Brentford 5 2 1 2 7 1
15 Reading 5 2 1 2 7 -3
16 Aston Villa 5 1 2 2 5 0
17 Cardiff 5 1 2 2 5 -2
18 Derby County 5 1 2 2 5 -2
19 Sheff Wed 5 1 2 2 5 -3
20 Wigan 5 1 1 3 4 0
21 Leeds Utd 5 1 1 3 4 -4
22 Rotherham 5 1 1 3 4 -9
23 Preston 5 1 0 4 3 -2
24 Blackburn 5 0 1 4 1 -8
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Blog: Spa Qualifying
Latest Vital Boxing News
It wasn’t to be for Joe Joyce!
Write for Vital Football

Recent Aston Villa Results (view all)

Aston Villa Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.The Fear674
2.glensider633
3.Fulford482
4.Silhillvilla243
5.sirdennis209
6.kefkat181
7.villasince67176
8.Stephen Jay Hawkings172
9.DeanoVilla164
10.Melon Donkey159
The Vital Football Members League