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Villa's heady glory days recalled by hacks who were there

Two former football writers have been reliving high points from their career at the Birmingham Mail, recalling the heady heights of Aston Villa’s glory days. Villa won a then record seventh FA Cup 50 years ago, while 25 years ago,