While wallowing at the bottom of the table all season, Aston Villa may have a viable fantasy option when they host Norwich City this weekend in Leandro Bacuna.
Leandro Bacuna has signed a new five-year deal with Aston Villa.
Leandro Bacuna and Matthew Lowton seem to be the preferred wing-backs for new Aston Villa manager Tim Sherwood.
Aston Villa defeated Leicester City 2-1 in the FA Cup on Sunday, advancing to the next round.
Leandro Bacuna scored Aston Villa's only goal in their 2-1 loss to Everton.
Aston Villa boss Paul Lambert has praised the play of Leandro Bacuna after Bacuna's fatal error that ended up with a West Brom goal.
Leandro Bacuna said he won't start a fight with Christian Benteke over who takes Aston Villa's penalties but would enjoy the responsibility.
Aston Villa and Cardiff City were locked up in a goalless battle for the first 75 minutes of the match, but a foul on Leandro Bacuna set up a free kick which he converted himself and proved to be the game winner as Aston Villa prevailed 2-0.