With just days to wait for Aston Villa's 2012/13 Premier League kick-off, Chris and Steve switch into season mode to preview the first fixture. Villa began in East London, where West Ham United have returned to the Premier League and bolstered their line-up by bringing Mohamed Diame and Alou Diarra in midfield, as well as replacing goalkeeper Robert Green with Jussi Jaaskelainen.
There's also the small matter of a 3-3 draw at Werder Bremen in the final pre-season friendly, with Darren Bent returning to form to score twice - but there are problems at the back that need solving, and need solving fast.
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