Aston Villa haven’t had the start they would have hoped for this season and currently find themselves languishing in 18th place in the Sky Bet Championship table.
New boss Roberto Di Matteo will be keen to see things improve over the coming weeks or could find himself coming under increasing pressure at Villa Park, as the club chase automatic promotion straight back to the top tier.
Di Matteo has been reluctant to blood youth players into the team so far this season but he does have a talented pool of young players that should be in his thoughts who would add hunger, desire and passion into the first team which you could argue is something that has been lacking in the early stages of the season.
Young players often play with a no fear attitude that cannot be replicated and creates exciting attacking football that keeps the fans on the edge of their seats.
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