Aston Villa co-owner Tony Xia celebrates the club’s second goal in the Wembley stands. Photo: Reuters

Aston Villa’s Chinese chairman Tony Xia claims he kept his Premier League promise by gaining promotion in Championship play-off final

  • Controversial chairman had to sell majority stake in the club after play-off heartbreak last season
  • Fans fume at former owner Randy Lerner earning US$38 million from promotion as per terms of 2016 sale to Beijing-based billionaire
Topic |   English Premier League

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Aston Villa co-owner Tony Xia celebrates the club’s second goal in the Wembley stands. Photo: Reuters
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