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Welcome to the Holtecast - An Aston Villa Podcast; established by #AVFC fans for #AVFC fans! In association with @7500ToHolte. 
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Welcome to the Holtecast - An Aston Villa Podcast; established by #AVFC fans for #AVFC fans! In association with @7500ToHolte. 
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    Chelsea 1-1 Aston Villa (4-3 Pens) & looking ahead to Manchester United on Saturday!

    Chelsea 1-1 Aston Villa (4-3 Pens) & looking ahead to Manchester United on Saturday!

    Cole was joined by Tom and Seb to reflect on Wednesday evening’s penalty shoutout loss to Chelsea in the third round of the Carabao Cup and preview Saturday’s away fixture against Manchester United.
    You can listen for FREE on Acast, Apple Podcasts, and Spotify - dig in!
    WHAT DO WE DISCUSS?
    What did the lads make of the selection of penalty takers for Villa?Super Cameron Archer! How good was the 19-year-old on Wednesday evening?Assessing the true depth of the Villa squad.Just how exciting are some of Villa’s youngsters?Looking ahead to Manchester United on Saturday!Tom, Seb, and Cole nominate their man of the match and readout some of the listener three word reviews.All of this and so much more! Enjoy the podcast and Up The Villa!STAY CONNECTED:
    Email: holtecast@gmail.com
    Twitter: @7500ToHolte
    Cole Pettem: @TalkAstonVilla
    Sebastian Bacon: @SebastianBacon8
    Tom Nightingale: @tdnightingale
    EPISODE NOTES:Thank you to our charity partner, Acorns Children’s Hopsice.
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    Thank you to our FPL league sponsor, One2ElevenKits.
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    • 38 min
    ASTON VILLA 3-0 EVERTON: A Leon Bailey Masterclass!

    ASTON VILLA 3-0 EVERTON: A Leon Bailey Masterclass!

    Join Cole, Danny, and Seb as the lads revel in Aston Villa’s 3-0 victory over Everton on Saturday and look ahead to Wednesday’s third round Carabao Cup tie with Chelsea.
    You can listen for FREE on Acast, Apple Podcasts, and Spotify - dig in!
    WHAT DO WE DISCUSS?
    How well did the 5-3-2/3-5-2 formation work against Everton’s 3-4-3 formation?Are we beginning to see this Villa side gel together already?Matty Cash - the near perfect wing-back?Leon Bailey’s impact on Saturday - what dimension can he bring to the squad?Looking ahead to Chelsea on Wednesday in the third round of the Carabao Cup!Danny, Seb, and Cole nominate their man of the match and have a crack at the Aston Villa edition of ‘Who Am I?’.All of this and so much more! Enjoy the podcast and Up The Villa!STAY CONNECTED:
    Email: holtecast@gmail.com
    Twitter: @7500ToHolte
    Cole Pettem: @TalkAstonVilla
    Sebastian Bacon: @SebastianBacon8
    Danny Raza: @RazaJourno
    EPISODE NOTES:Thank you to our charity partner, Acorns Children’s Hopsice.
    Get involved with a fantastic cause and organization by checking out their website: https://www.acorns.org.uk/
    Thank you to our FPL league sponsor, One2ElevenKits.
    Take advantage of their fantastic inventory of football apparel via Twitter (One2ElevenKits) and on Ebay (https://www.ebay.co.uk/str/one2elevenkits).

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    • 46 min
    PREVIEW | Aston Villa v Everton w/ All Together Now Podcast

    PREVIEW | Aston Villa v Everton w/ All Together Now Podcast

    Sebastian Bacon was joined by Tony Scott from the All Together Now Podcast to discuss past meetings between the two sides, Everton’s season thus far, and to look ahead to Saturday’s match at Villa Park.
    You can listen for FREE on Acast, Apple Podcasts, and Spotify - Enjoy!
    WHAT DO WE DISCUSS?
    Tony’s fondest memories of past fixtures between Villa and Everton.What’s the general perception of Rafa Benítez within the Everton fanbase?How does Tony assess Everton’s summer transfer business?Which Everton players should Villa be weary of this weekend?Who does Tony reckon could cause Everton some problems on Saturday?Pre-match thoughts and discussion ahead of Saturday.All of this and so much more! Enjoy the podcast and Up The Villa!GUEST - Twitter: @ATNCAST
    STAY CONNECTED:
    Email: holtecast@gmail.com
    Twitter: @7500ToHolte
    EPISODE NOTES:Thank you to our charity partner, Acorns Children’s Hopsice.
    Get involved with a fantastic cause and organization by checking out their website: https://www.acorns.org.uk/
    Thank you to our FPL league sponsor, One2ElevenKits.
    Take advantage of their fantastic inventory of football apparel via Twitter (One2ElevenKits) and on Ebay (https://www.ebay.co.uk/str/one2elevenkits).

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    • 22 min
    CHELSEA 3-0 ASTON VILLA: Mistakes, Patience, and Promise

    CHELSEA 3-0 ASTON VILLA: Mistakes, Patience, and Promise

    Cole was joined by Tom and SImon to discuss Villa’s loss to Chelsea on Saturday, the need for continued patience as the squad slowly gels together, and how Dean Smith has set up the lads so far this season.
    You can listen for FREE on Acast, Apple Podcasts, and Spotify - dig in!
    WHAT DO WE DISCUSS?
    Introducing our new charity partner: Acorns Children’s Hospice! Could we see the 5-3-2/3-5-2 formations used more often this season?The Jacob Ramsey Appreciation Society.Will we see Danny Ings and Ollie Watkins consistently play up front together and how lethal could the two forwards be once they really start gelling?How soon do we expect the squad to gel?The importance of patience.Simon, Cole, and Tom nominate their man of the match and have a crack at the Aston Villa edition of ‘Who Am I?’.All of this and so much more! Enjoy the podcast and Up The Villa!STAY CONNECTED:
    Email: holtecast@gmail.com
    Twitter: @7500ToHolte
    Cole Pettem: @TalkAstonVilla
    Simon O’Regan: @SiORegan
    Tom Nightingale: @tdnightingale
    EPISODE NOTES:Thank you to our charity partner, Acorns Children’s Hopsice.
    Get involved with a fantastic cause and organization by checking out their website: https://www.acorns.org.uk/
    Thank you to our FPL league sponsor, One2ElevenKits.
    Take advantage of their fantastic inventory of football apparel via Twitter (One2ElevenKits) and on Ebay (https://www.ebay.co.uk/str/one2elevenkits).

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    • 53 min
    PREVIEW | Chelsea v Aston Villa w/ London Is Blue Podcast

    PREVIEW | Chelsea v Aston Villa w/ London Is Blue Podcast

    Cole Pettem was joined Dan Dormer from the London Is Blue Podcast to chat all things Chelsea since the last time both sides met, and to look ahead to Saturday’s Premier League fixture at Stamford Bridge.
    You can listen for FREE on Acast, Apple Podcasts, and Spotify - Enjoy!
    WHAT DO WE DISCUSS?
    How did Dan become a Chelsea fan while living in the USA?So how have things been for Chelsea since last season’s meeting at Villa Park?How has Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel been doing so far this season?What are Chelsea fans’ expectations for this season?With Chelsea having a busy schedule over the next week, could we see some rotation from the home side on Saturday?Pre-match thoughts and discussion ahead of Saturday - can Villa surprise Chelsea?All of this and so much more! Enjoy the podcast and Up The Villa!GUEST - Twitter: @LondonBluePod
    STAY CONNECTED:
    Email: holtecast@gmail.com
    Twitter: @7500ToHolte
    EPISODE NOTES:Thank you to our FPL league sponsor, One2ElevenKits.
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    • 27 min
    Philosophy, injuries, and looking ahead to Aston Villa’s tough run of fixtures!

    Philosophy, injuries, and looking ahead to Aston Villa’s tough run of fixtures!

    Cole, Danny, and Seb got together to chat during the international break to talk about the club’s philosophy, discuss the importance of having a healthy squad, and looking forward to Villa’s toughest batch of fixtures this season.
    You can listen for FREE on Acast, Apple Podcasts, and Spotify - Dig In!
    WHAT DO WE DISCUSS?
    Danny and Seb share their thoughts on Villa’s season thus far - happy or left wanting more?How tricky is Villa’s next five fixtures - could we cause a few upsets?What sort of team do we expect to see once the squad is healthy?Tyrone Mings’ recovery from injury and the importance of Villa’s captain.What transfer value does the likes of Jacob Ramsey and Carney Chukwuemeka already have at such young ages?The benefits of having a strong academy setup.All of this and so much more! Enjoy the podcast and Up The Villa!STAY CONNECTED:
    Email: holtecast@gmail.com
    Twitter: @7500ToHolte
    Cole Pettem: @TalkAstonVilla
    Danny Raza: @RazaJourno
    Sebastian Bacon: @SebastianBacon8
    EPISODE NOTES:Thank you to our FPL league sponsor, One2ElevenKits.
    Take advantage of their fantastic inventory of football apparel via Twitter (One2ElevenKits) and on Ebay (https://www.ebay.co.uk/str/one2elevenkits).

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    • 42 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
9 Ratings

9 Ratings

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Fantastic. Consistent updates and Great debates.

Love this podcast. It has everything. Game reviews, interview with other teams podcasts, etc. Up The Villa.

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The definitive Villa fan podcast

Succinct and updated in a timely manner this podcast is what a Villa fan needs to keep up with news in and around the squad.

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