The fate of Aston Villa is surely sealed. Relegation to the Championship has been on the cards for many seasons, but now it looks a real possibility.

The clearout at Villa Park this summer will be like no other ever seen at The Villans with Kieran Richardson and Charles N’Zogbia both seeing their contracts coming to an end, and many big earners expected to go as part of a major reshuffle of budgets.

We have decided to take a look at how we would like to see the side line up next season. A few signings and youth dominate the eleven.

Formation: 4-4-1-1

GK – RB – CB – CB – LB – RW – CM – CM – LW – FW – FW

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