WIGAN, ENGLAND - MAY 19: Members of the armed forces with the FA Cup prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Wigan Athletic and Aston Villa at DW Stadium on May 19, 2013 in Wigan, England.
However, after having missed out on playing in the FA Cup final, which Wigan won, Ali was fielded against Aston Villa [in the EPL]. It seems he injured the same shoulder during that match.
But one game for Aston Villa, I started off at right back, went to right midfield, played centre back and I played centre midfield. In one game. I've played a few different positions.
It’s fantastic to get a club as esteemed as Aston Villa to face us in our 125th anniversary game. It is fitting they should come here on this occasion. It will be a good test for us in front of what promises to be a large crowd just a few days before the season starts.More quotes »
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