Vote: Can Aston Villa break into the big four this season?
Martin O’Neill is gunning for the Champions League
Following their narrow win over Hull last night, occasionally inconsistent Aston Villa will start 2009 defending fourth place, and a hallowed spot in the Champions League. Arsene Wenger believes his side can still “dominate the league“, but they’ll have to get past Martin O’Neill’s men first.
So, will Arsenal prevail in the second half of the season, or do the Villains have the resolve to force a repeat of the 1995/96 season, when they pushed the north Londoners into fifth position? Votes and comments below, please…