Zico: Aston Villa are top four club

CSKA Moscow boss Zico rates UEFA Cup opponents Aston Villa as a top four Premiership club.

CSKA Moscow boss Zico rates UEFA Cup opponents Aston Villa as a top four Premiership club.

"Villa are having a very good season," said new CSKA manager Zico, preparing for his first competitive game in charge at Villa Park tonight.

"The team is very strong. If Villa keep playing the same, they've every chance to compete in the Champions League next year."

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