Aston Villa League Cup Finals Collection [DVD]
- Region 2
Aston Villa are a team that has earned a reputation as a fantastic cup team, and this collection of League Cup victories on DVD, for fans to relive again and again, shows exactly why!
1975 League Cup Final vs. Norwich City
The League Cup proved to be a lucky association for both teams competing in the Final, as both Second Division rivals achieved promotion that season. However, it was Aston Villa that claimed the glory on the day as Graydon s strike edged the team to victory to lift the trophy.
1977 League Cup Final vs. Everton
The 1977 tournament, coinciding with the Queen's Silver Jubilee year, delivered a celebratory League Cup Final as Aston Villa and Everton battled it out to secure an unprecedented third League Cup title for the West Midlands side.
1994 League Cup Final vs. Manchester United
A victory over that seasons league champions gave Aston Villa a well deserved confidence boost, and proved that the team could take on the best sides around. Goals from Atkinson and Saunders, including a spectacular strike by the former, cancelled out Mark Hughes effort and ensured that the League Cup would once again be on its way back to Villa Park.
1996 League Cup Final vs. Leeds United
Carving their name into the roll of honour once again, Aston Villa secured a triumphant victory over league rivals Leeds United to ensure that the trophy would be clad in Claret and Blue for the fifth time in the Clubs history. Goals from Milosevic, Taylor and Yorke ensured that their Yorkshire opponents returned home having received a strict lesson in Cup Final football.