Aston Villa’s Paul Lambert defiant despite drawing fifth straight blank

• Manager says he still loves the job despite supporters’ unrest
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The pressure is piling up on Paul Lambert and Aston Villa, just three points above the relegation positions, no goals in the last five league games and Arsenal then Chelsea up next, but the manager intends to remain calm and carry on.

“I’ve been in pressure situations before. If you think this is pressure you should have seen me before the [1997] European Cup final,” Lambert said. “High level football comes with pressure and you have to handle it. I still love doing this job because it has been my life and I don’t know anything else.”

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