Club Full name: Aston Villa Football Club
Other Club Names: The Villa, The Villans, The Lions, The Claret and Blue
Founded: March 1874; 138 years ago.
Home Ground: Villa Park (capacity: 42,788)
Owner: Reform Acquisitions LLC
Chairman: Randy Lerner
Manager: Paul Lambert
Stats Of 2011–12 Premier League: Rank 16th
Aston Villa Football Club also known as Villa, is an English professional association football club based in Witton, Birmingham.
It was founded in 1874.
The club colours are claret shirt with sky blue sleeves, white shorts with claret and blue trim, and sky blue socks with claret and white trim.