The Aston Villa revival under Steve Bruce continued this weekend as his side grabbed a 2-1 home victory over Blackburn Rovers.
In a game which Villa fell behind in, it was another showing of resolve as the Midlanders successfully picked up more points in their pursuit to get up the table.
Steve Bruce has been there and done this on many an occasion and you wouldn’t put it past him to guide his side to the play-offs come the end of the season, if their form continues.
Bruce has revolutionised this Villa side since inheriting a struggling squad from the hapless Roberto di Matteo and now they are providing the platform to launch a late promotion push.
Villa are unbeaten under Bruce with three wins and two draws in his five games so far.
After the game, it was clear once again that there was a plethora of key players that ensured the game finished the way it did.
But who were the key figures that saw Villa win once again and Blackburn struggle to maintain their lead?
With that in mind, here are three key players from the Aston Villa vs. Blackburn game on Saturday afternoon…