This is the answer to Aston Villa's late collapses
Roberto Di Matteo has told his Aston Villa team: Focus for 95 minutes and you’ll get your rewards.
The claret and blues have dropped 11 points from winning positions already this season and late goals have been a particular problem.
Conceding in the 85th, 86th, 87th, 88th and 89th-minute of games means that Villa’s hopes of finding some early momentum have quickly vanished.
But the Championship season is long and hard and with 36 games still remaining, Di Matteo isn’t too concerned.
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