Aston Villa 2-1 West Brom: Premier League Highlights (Video)

Aston Villa secured a valuable three points over Midlands rivals West Bromwich Albion.

Stewart Downing sent the Villans on their way with a close range strike in the first half before Emile Heskey doubled their advantage in the second. Paul Scharner struck late on for the visitors to set up a grandstand finish but Gerard Houllier’s men held on.

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1-0 (Downing):

2-0 (Heskey):

2-1 (Scharner):

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