We are entering the business end of the 2017/18 campaign, with the race for promotion in the Sky Bet Championship gathering pace ahead of the final nine fixtures.
Steve Bruce’s Aston Villa side are one team well in the hunt for promotion this season, currently sitting third in the table.
Last night’s 3-1 defeat to Queens Park Rangers has left Villa with a huge task if they are to secure automatic promotion, with Bruce’s side now trailing Cardiff City by seven points.
However, Villa are still looking good for at least a play-off spot, which is hugely encouraging, particularly after the club’s struggles last season in the Championship.
There have been some impressive individual efforts at Villa Park this season to drag Villa into promotion contention, but equally, there have been players who have really not performed well.
Here at FLW, we take a look at THREE of Villa’s most disappointing performers…