Aston Villa Football Club, also known as the Villans or simply Villa, is a professional football club based in Birmingham, England. The club was founded in 1874 and plays its home matches at Villa Park, which has a capacity of over 42,000 spectators.
Aston Villa FC has a proud history in English football, having won seven league titles, seven FA Cups, and five League Cups. The club's most successful period came in the 1980s, when they won the league title in 1981 and 1982, as well as the European Cup in 1982.
The club has a passionate fanbase, who are known for their support and enthusiasm on matchdays. Villa Park is renowned for its electric atmosphere, especially during the club's derby matches against local rivals Birmingham City.