Lambert urges Villa fans not to panic

Aston Villa boss Paul Lambert insists there's no reason to panic after defeat at Stoke City.

Aston Villa boss Paul Lambert insists there's no reason to panic after defeat at Stoke City.

Villa have now lost three games in a row but manager Paul Lambert was encouraged by their performance, especially in the first half.

He said: "I never thought we deserved to lose that one. The last two performances against Fulham and Manchester United, we didn't deserve anything, but that one I thought we deserved something.

"We got ourselves back into the game in really strong condition. I couldn't fault the lads for their effort and the way we started. I thought we were the better team in the first half. We looked threatening. I'm disappointed to lose but that was better from us."

 
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